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Pouncey watched Dolphins game along with Incognito

  • Miami Dolphins lineman Jonathan Martin speaks to members of the media outside the office of the NFL lawyer investigating the team's bullying scandal, Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, in New York. The league is trying to gather information about the harassment Martin says he was subjected to by teammate Richie Incognito. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    Miami Dolphins lineman Jonathan Martin speaks to members of the media outside the office of the NFL lawyer investigating the team's bullying scandal, Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, in New York. The league is trying to gather information about the harassment Martin says he was subjected to by teammate Richie Incognito. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

  • Firefighters respond to the upper floors following containment of a 4-alarm fire at the Hunts Point Market in the Bronx borough of New York, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. The Fire Department says there were no civilian injuries. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    Firefighters respond to the upper floors following containment of a 4-alarm fire at the Hunts Point Market in the Bronx borough of New York, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. The Fire Department says there were no civilian injuries. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

  • Firefighters respond to the upper floors following containment of a 4-alarm fire at the Hunts Point Market in the Bronx borough of New York, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. The Fire Department says there were no civilian injuries. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

    Firefighters respond to the upper floors following containment of a 4-alarm fire at the Hunts Point Market in the Bronx borough of New York, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. The Fire Department says there were no civilian injuries. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

  • FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2007 file photo, Reigning World Cup overall and slalom champion Janica Kostelic, of Croatia, carries a camera on her helmet as she tries the course before the first run of an Alpine ski world Cup women's slalom on Mt. Sljeme just outside Zagreb, Croatia. Helmet cams have become so ubiquitous that they are "almost the norm" at Steamboat Ski & Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colo. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati, File)

    FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2007 file photo, Reigning World Cup overall and slalom champion Janica Kostelic, of Croatia, carries a camera on her helmet as she tries the course before the first run of an Alpine ski world Cup women's slalom on Mt. Sljeme just outside Zagreb, Croatia. Helmet cams have become so ubiquitous that they are "almost the norm" at Steamboat Ski & Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colo. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati, File)

  • FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2007 file photo, Reigning World Cup overall and slalom champion Janica Kostelic, of Croatia, carries a camera on her helmet as she tries the course before the first run of an Alpine ski world Cup women's slalom on Mt. Sljeme just outside Zagreb, Croatia. Helmet cams have become so ubiquitous that they are "almost the norm" at Steamboat Ski & Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colo. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati, File)

    FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2007 file photo, Reigning World Cup overall and slalom champion Janica Kostelic, of Croatia, carries a camera on her helmet as she tries the course before the first run of an Alpine ski world Cup women's slalom on Mt. Sljeme just outside Zagreb, Croatia. Helmet cams have become so ubiquitous that they are "almost the norm" at Steamboat Ski & Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colo. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati, File)

  • FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2013 file photo, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush (21) runs a pass reception 18 yards for a touchdown against the Cleveland Browns in the third quarter of an NFL football game in Cleveland. Bush has scored four times, run for at least 78 yards and averaged almost five receptions in Detroit's five wins. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

    FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2013 file photo, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush (21) runs a pass reception 18 yards for a touchdown against the Cleveland Browns in the third quarter of an NFL football game in Cleveland. Bush has scored four times, run for at least 78 yards and averaged almost five receptions in Detroit's five wins. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

  • FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2013 file photo, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush (21) runs a pass reception 18 yards for a touchdown against the Cleveland Browns in the third quarter of an NFL football game in Cleveland. Bush has scored four times, run for at least 78 yards and averaged almost five receptions in Detroit's five wins. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

    FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2013 file photo, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush (21) runs a pass reception 18 yards for a touchdown against the Cleveland Browns in the third quarter of an NFL football game in Cleveland. Bush has scored four times, run for at least 78 yards and averaged almost five receptions in Detroit's five wins. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

  • Miami Dolphins lineman Jonathan Martin speaks to members of the media outside the office of the NFL lawyer investigating the team's bullying scandal, Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, in New York. The league is trying to gather information about the harassment Martin says he was subjected to by teammate Richie Incognito. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
  • Firefighters respond to the upper floors following containment of a 4-alarm fire at the Hunts Point Market in the Bronx borough of New York, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. The Fire Department says there were no civilian injuries. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
  • Firefighters respond to the upper floors following containment of a 4-alarm fire at the Hunts Point Market in the Bronx borough of New York, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. The Fire Department says there were no civilian injuries. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
  • FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2007 file photo, Reigning World Cup overall and slalom champion Janica Kostelic, of Croatia, carries a camera on her helmet as she tries the course before the first run of an Alpine ski world Cup women's slalom on Mt. Sljeme just outside Zagreb, Croatia. Helmet cams have become so ubiquitous that they are "almost the norm" at Steamboat Ski & Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colo. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati, File)
  • FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2007 file photo, Reigning World Cup overall and slalom champion Janica Kostelic, of Croatia, carries a camera on her helmet as she tries the course before the first run of an Alpine ski world Cup women's slalom on Mt. Sljeme just outside Zagreb, Croatia. Helmet cams have become so ubiquitous that they are "almost the norm" at Steamboat Ski & Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colo. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati, File)
  • FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2013 file photo, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush (21) runs a pass reception 18 yards for a touchdown against the Cleveland Browns in the third quarter of an NFL football game in Cleveland. Bush has scored four times, run for at least 78 yards and averaged almost five receptions in Detroit's five wins. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)
  • FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2013 file photo, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush (21) runs a pass reception 18 yards for a touchdown against the Cleveland Browns in the third quarter of an NFL football game in Cleveland. Bush has scored four times, run for at least 78 yards and averaged almost five receptions in Detroit's five wins. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

DAVIE, Fla. — A restless Richie Incognito sat with Miami Dolphins teammate Mike Pouncey watching their team’s most recent game on TV, and contemplating the strange sequence of events that reduced them to couch potatoes.

“Richie looked over and was like, ‘Man, I can’t believe that we’re sitting here watching the Dolphins play,’” Pouncey said Wednesday. “I was like, ‘It’s unbelievable, bro. I had never pictured this ever in my life.’ We got a laugh out of it.”

Sidelined by a gall bladder illness, Pouncey said he watched Sunday’s victory over San Diego at his house with Incognito, who was suspended for his role in the team’s bullying scandal.

“He’s doing really good,” Pouncey said. “He’s in good spirits. He wants to get back on this football team, wants to get back and play football. Richie Incognito is a football player — that’s the only thing he knows. He’s missing it to death, but he’ll be all right.”

Incognito was suspended Nov. 3. A hearing is scheduled for today on his grievance against the Dolphins seeking to rejoin the team.

Pouncey said he was interviewed about the scandal Wednesday by NFL special investigator Ted Wells, who has been questioning players, coaches and staff at the Dolphins’ complex this week. Wells is looking into allegations that tackle Jonathan Martin was harassed daily by teammates, including Incognito.

“He were asking a bunch of questions,” Pouncey said. “It seemed like a long time but it probably wasn’t. They got all the questions they wanted to get out of us, and we gave them trustful answers. They’re in there just trying to figure out what’s going on, so they’re doing the right thing.”

Pouncey rejoined the team Wednesday after spending three nights in the hospital, and he worked on the side during practice. He said he’s feeling much better and hopes to play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers.

His illness was the latest setback in an eventful year for the Dolphins’ center. Following the Dolphins’ game at New England on Oct. 27, Pouncey was served with a grand jury subpoena related to the criminal case involving his friend and former University of Florida teammate, Aaron Hernandez.

The next day, Martin abruptly left the team and the bullying scandal began to mushroom.

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