This is not because Rodgers beat Brady last week. The game was whisker-close and you could easily argue that the Patriots would win a rematch on a neutral field. This is about stats, scent, and sense.
Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.
Coming off of a heartbreaking last-second loss to the Green Bay Packers, the Miami Dolphins came into Sunday needing a win to avoid falling two games below .500.
The Chicago Bears have shown they can win on the road. Now, they must do the same at home.
In the NFL, there generally aren’t many ‘must win’ games that take place during the first half of the season.
Just when it looks like things are starting to turn around for the Miami Dolphins, they find another way to turn progression into regression.
Miami Dolphins fans haven’t been shy about voicing their displeasure with the coaching staff following the teams most recent loss.
Behind former league MVP and Super Bowl champion, Aaron Rodgers, the Green Bay Packers rallied from behind to break the hearts of the Miami Dolphins with a 27-24 victory.
In a game that came down to the final seconds, the home team ultimately fell short.
The Miami Dolphins are a team that is still forming its identity. The Green Bay Packers have seemed to find theirs over the past couple weeks.