Two-time Pro Bowl defensive end Justin Tuck is back in the New York Giants' lineup after missing three games with neck and groin injuries.
Backup running back Brandon Jacobs also returns for the game against the Miami Dolphins after missing two games with a knee injury.
Notable inactives for the Giants are fullback Henry Hynoski and offensive lineman Stacy Andrews. Bear Pascoe starts for Hynoski.
The Dolphins inactivates are cornerback Vontae Davis (hamstring), left guard Richie Incognito (ankle) and running back Daniel Thomas (hamstring).
Nate Garner starts for Incognito and rookie Jimmy Wilson replaces Davis at right cornerback.