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The Splash Zone 11/9/20: Dolphins Outlast Cardinals 34 - 31

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.

Miami Dolphins v Arizona Cardinals Photo by Chris Coduto/Getty Images

It wasn’t pretty, but the Dolphins came out of the desert with a win after the two young quarterbacks dueled it out. Kyler Murray may have had the better stats, but Tua Tagovailoa was no slouch with his throws and running ability. The Dolphins sit at 5-3, are on a 4 game winning streak, and if the season ended today, they would be in the playoffs. The future is looking bright in Miami right now.

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

Tua Tagovailoa shows star potential that can lead Miami Dolphins to playoffs - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
Winning his second career start, the rookie quarterback shows poise and makes clutch throws to lift the Dolphins to a 5-3 record.

Dolphins at Cardinals

Tua Tagovailoa Stars in Dolphins' Thrilling Win at Arizona
Miami Dolphins rookie Tua Tagovailoa had a great performance in a wild 34-31 victory against the Arizona Cardinals

Dolphins outlast Cardinals for 34-31 win - ProFootballTalk
The NFL’s current scheduling procedures call for the Dolphins and Cardinals to play each other every four years and that sounds like a bad thing given the way Sunday’s game between the teams played out.

Tua Tagovailoa Throws Two Touchdowns, Dolphins Come From Behind to Beat Cardinals
Tagovailoa made his biggest plays when it mattered most, completes all five of his passes on fourth-quarter drive, capped off by touchdown pass to Mack Hollins

Dolphins Win Thriller in Arizona 34-31 Behind Rookie Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa
After three double-digit victories in a row, the Dolphins make it four straight with a come-from-behind win over NFL’s top ranked total offense

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

Dolphins vs. Cardinals preview: Kyler Murray’s growth, Vance Joseph’s defense, and slowing Cardinals offense - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins head west today to face the Arizona Cadinals during the NFL’s Week 9 slate of games. During this week, there are five games that feature two opposing teams that have winning...

NFL Week 9: Dolphins fan rooting guide - The Phinsider
We are moving into the second half of the 2020 season (how is that already possible?), which means we are moving into the time of the year where playoff contention is a real thing and wins and...

NFL Week 9 Madden 21 Simulation: Miami Dolphins vs Arizona Cardinals - The Phinsider
After last week’s impressive defensive performance, the Miami Dolphins currently sit at 4-3 and one game behind the Buffalo Bills for first place in the AFC East.

But this week’s matchup vs....

Dolphins vs. Cardinals: Miami lists three players inactive, five coaches unavailable - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins have announced their inactive players for their Week 9 game against the Arizona Cardinals. With spots available on the 53-man roster, the Dolphins only listed three players as...

Dolphins vs. Cardinals final score, recap, immediate reactions - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins and Arizona Cardinals have completed a back-and-forth Week 9 contest, with both Tua Tagovailoa and Kyler Murray shining during the game. The game became dominated by bad penalty...