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Dolphins defeat Cowboys, clinch playoff spot - The Splash Zone 12/25/23

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Thanks to Jason Sanders, the Miami Dolphins were able to come away with a win last night. The Dolphins defeated the Dallas Cowboys with a score of 22 - 20 with Sanders kicking five field goals, which included the game winner. It was a statement win for the Dolphins who have yet to beat a team with a winning record this season and also secured a playoff spot. Up next for the Dolphins is the the Baltimore Ravens, which will be another tough test.

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

Miami Dolphins’ huge 22-20 win vs. Dallas is gift needed to give hope for No. 1 seed new life | Opinion
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Cowboys at Dolphins

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Miami Dolphins Playoff Scenarios: An Updated Look at Miami's Paths to the Postseason
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He called Miami Dolphins ‘fake’ in predicting blowout loss to Cowboys. About that...
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Miami Dolphins Clinch Playoff Berth with Victory against the Dallas Cowboys - Sports Illustrated Miami Dolphins News, Analysis and More
The Miami Dolphins showed they could defeat a quality team when they handled the Dallas Cowboys at Hard Rock Stadium

An Inside Look at the Biggest Drive of the Miami Dolphins' Season (So Far)
If the Miami Dolphins go on to win the Super Bowl, the 12-play, 64-yard, game-winning drive against the Dallas Cowboys will be a big reason why.

The Miami Dolphins Are Four Wins From the Super Bowl
The Dolphins don't know which seed they'll be in the playoffs, but there are two seeds they know they won't be after beating the Dallas Cowboys.


Dolphins Special Teams

Miami Dolphins' Jason Sanders Is the Kicker Who Saved Christmas
Jason Sanders connected on all five of his field goal attempts to not just lift the Miami Dolphins past the Cowboys but prove he's still one of the best.

Dolphins’ belief in Jason Sanders pays off with career game in playoff-clinching win
Jason Sanders made five field goals, including the game-winner as time expired, as the Dolphins beat the Cowboys.


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