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Bills Dolphins Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Dolphins WR suffered a groin strain toward the end of Sunday’s game and is undergoing an MRI on Monday. Kenny Stills As of now, Rapoport says there’s no word yet regarding Stills’ availability, but he admits this would be an “ incredibly fast turnaround” for him to be able to play on Thursday. Interestingly enough, this should open the door for WR to have a large role after being inactive the past few weeks. DeVante Parker According to Dolphins HC Adam Gase, there’s a “ high possibility” of WR being placed on injured reserve. ( Albert Wilson Joe Schad) Gase mentioned that he isn’t bothered by the comments from Parker’s agent criticizing him and he expects Parker to play moving forward. ( Armando Salguero) To no surprise, Gase confirmed that will start Thursday’s game against the Texans. Brock Osweiler Gase ruled out WR Kenny Stills for Thursday’s game. ( Joe Schad) Jets Rich Cimini hears that the Jets had some interest in WR , who was traded to the Cowboys on Monday. Amari Cooper However, Cimini adds that he isn’t sure what, if anything, they offered the Raiders in return for Cooper. Jets signed WR and C J.J. Jones Jon Toth to their practice squad. ( NFLTR) Patriots Michael Giardi reports that Patriots TE has been suffering from painful back spasms. Rob Gronkowski According to Giardi, the Patriots spent a “ considerable amount of time” focused on alleviating those issues leading up to Saturday. However, a team source believes Gronkowski’s back spasms are a short-term issue and it’s possible he could play on Monday.