The race for the AFC playoffs has gotten tighter week after week.
The Miami Dolphins lost a heartbreaker on Sunday in the final seconds against the Detroit Lions.
Coming off of a heartbreaking loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday the Miami Dolphins are hoping to get back to the winning ways that had many around the NFL viewing the team as a serious playoff contender.
In spite of a valiant effort by Ryan Tannehill and the Miami Dolphins defense, the Fins’ win streak was snapped Sunday in Motown, thanks in part to the late-game heroics of Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford.
The Miami Dolphins held the lead in the final minutes to an NFC North team but failed to close out the win.
The Miami Dolphins have been playing some of their best football in years over the past several weeks, and opposing teams are starting to take notice.
Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin returned to practice on Thursday after traveling back to Massachusetts earlier in the week for the funeral of his father, Paul Philbin, who passed away on Friday at the age of 93.
The Miami Dolphins defense has established itself as one of the premier units in the NFL.
The Miami Dolphins defense has been earning more and more respect around the league as they continue to play at a high level, forcing turnovers and keeping the opposition off the scoreboard.
Heading into Sunday’s game against the San Diego Chargers, questions remained as to which Miami Dolphins team would show up.