NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport tweeted the news earlier this afternoon.
#Dolphins RB Daniel Thomas suffered a torn ankle ligament on Sunday that will keep him out an extended period of time, per source.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November 25, 2013
During Monday’s press conferences, Dolphins’ offensive coordinator Mike Sherman suggested rookie running back Mike Gillislee could be part of the equation to fill the void in Thomas’ absence. Thomas had 279 yards and three touchdowns on 77 carries thus far in 2013.
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