Mankins, Jones, Gronk out for Sunday

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots declared guard Logan Mankins (ankle/calf), tight end Rob Gronkowski (forearm/hip), and defensive end Chandler Jones (ankle) as out for Sunday's game against the Miami Dolphins, according to their Friday injury report.

All three players were not expected to play after not practicing this week.

In addition, the Patriots listed 15 players as questionable for Sunday's game, including starting offensive linemen Dan Connolly (back) and Sebastian Vollmer (back/knee), who both missed Wednesday's practice.