Phillip Merling activated by Dolphins
To make room for Merling on the roster, the Dolphins waived quarterback Patrick Ramsey on Tuesday.
Merling had 33 tackles and 2½ sacks last season. He was hurt shortly before training camp began and went on the reserve non-football injury list in August.
His return bolsters depth at end, where the Dolphins lost top draft pick Jared Odrick to a season-ending foot injury after he played only one game.
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