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The Splash Zone 10/10/18: Dolphins Defense Playing Well Enough

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If not for the two turnovers by Ryan Tannehill on Sunday, the Dolphins would have won that game in thanks large part to their defense. Besides the game against the Patriots, the Dolphins defense has held their own and has allowed the team to win games thanks to that unit. The problem is the offense hasn’t been helping their defense out much. The offense can barely stay on the field and forces a tired a offense to keep playing.

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

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Adam Gase

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Dolphins Quarterbacks

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Dolphins Wide Receivers

Inside The Numbers: Jakeem Grant Is Outrunning Dolphins History
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Dolphins 2018 Season

The Tape Don’t Lie: Miami Dolphins at Cincinnati Bengals, a review
Dolphins coach Adam Gase says, “The tape don’t lie.

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