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The Splash Zone 12/6/17: History Says No Playoffs For The Dolphins

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Welcome to the Splash Zone, the quickest way to get your day started off right. We bring you a rundown of Miami Dolphins news from the last 24 hours.

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No Miami team that was 5-7 has ever made it to the playoffs. Yes, the Dolphins looked pretty good against a weak Denver Broncos team, but the team dug themselves into a hole by losing some winnable games. It’s amazing that this team is even still fighting for a post season spot after everything that has happened to them this season.

You can check out that story here, and the rest of the day's round-up below.

Miami Dolphins: Playoffs? History says Miami can’t get there from 5-7 | Dave's Digital Domain
The Miami Dolphins looked great against Denver last Sunday. Now all they have to do is play great enough to win the last four games of the regular season, including a Monday nighter against New England, and they’re, what, a remote playoff possibility? Truth is, the reality of the situation is e...

Dolphins Quarterbacks

Miami Dolphins | Cutler winless lifetime against Patriots | Miami Herald
Somehow, Jay Cutler has only played the Patriots three times in his 12 NFL seasons. That might be three times too many.

Miami Dolphins' Jay Cutler shows positive flashes against former team - AFC East- ESPN
Jay Cutler brought big plays back to the Dolphins' offense but couldn't stay away from the turnovers that have hurt him throughout his career.

Dolphins Running Backs

Miami Dolphins' Kenyan Drake exceeding Jay Ajayi's early-season production | Miami Herald
A six-pack of Dolphins notes, including a look at how Kenyan Drake and Jay Ajayi compare in several categories

Dolphins 2017 Season

The Tape Don’t Lie: Miami Dolphins vs. Denver Broncos, a review | The Daily Dolphin
A resounding, dominating, complete 35-9 victory. It felt so good to be a Miami Dolphin, for this past Sunday, anyway. Kenyan Drake, Kenny Stills, Jarvis Landry, Ndamukong Suh, Cam Wake, Xavien Howard, Matt Haack — offense, defense, special teams — they all took turns. They all shined.

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