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Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers throws under pressure from defensive end Derrick Shelby #79 and defensive end Cameron Wake #91 of the Dolphins in the second quarter during a game at Sun Life Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.   The Dolphins beat the Chargers 37-0. (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Dolphins, Lions Put Top Defenses On Display

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.

11/08/2014

Defensive tackle Earl Mitchell #90 of the Miami Dolphins celebrates his sack of quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers (below) during a game at Sun Life Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Dolphins Looking To Stay Hot Against Lions Stout Defense

The Miami Dolphins recent string of success has been refreshing to coaches, as this year’s version of the team is the most talented that coach Joe Philbin and his staff has had in their three years in South Florida.

11/07/2014

Joe Philbin has stressed the importance of creating turnovers all season, and the Dolphins defense has answered the bell. (Source: Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Joe Philbin Returns To Dolphins, Continues Preaching Turnovers On Defense

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.

11/06/2014

Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions looks to avoid the tackle by Sam Shields #37 of the Green Bay Packers in the third quarter at Ford Field on September 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Source: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Dolphins Defense Will Be Tested As Calvin Johnson Returns To Lions Lineup

The Miami Dolphins defense has established itself as one of the premier units in the NFL.

11/05/2014

Brent Grimes #21 of the Miami Dolphins celebrates with teammates after returning an interception for big yardage during the NFL match between the Oakland Raiders and the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium on September 28, 2014 in London, England.  (Source: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Brent Grimes Named AFC Defensive Player Of The Week

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.

11/05/2014

Cortland Finnegan #24 of the Miami Dolphins celebrates after returning a fumble 50 yards to score a touchdown during the NFL match between the Oakland Raiders and the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium on September 28, 2014 in London, England.  (Source: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Dolphins Secondary Shows Knack For Big Plays

The Miami Dolphins offense has shown that it can points on the board, but not with the consistency that players and coaches would like to see.

10/30/2014

Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears is sacked by Louis Delmas #25 of the Miami Dolphins during the second quarter of the game at Soldier Field on October 19, 2014 in Chicago. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Louis Delmas Named AFC Defensive Player Of The Week

Miami Dolphins safety Louis Delmas was named AFC Defensive Player of the Week for Week 8 of the 2014 NFL season, it was announced today by the National Football League.

10/29/2014

A football sits next to a pylon before the game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Miami Dolphins at EverBank Field on October 26, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Top Performers From The Dolphins Win In Jacksonville

It wasn’t the prettiest of wins, but the Miami Dolphins got the job done.

10/28/2014

Randy Starks #94 of the Miami Dolphins celebrates his fumble recovery against the Chicago Bears during the fourth quarter on October 19, 2014 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Miami Dolphins defeated the Chicago Bears 27-14. (Source: David Banks/Getty Images)

Dolphins Have Little Time To Savor Winning Streak

Winning consecutive games is something that hasn’t come easily for the Miami Dolphins in recent years.

10/27/2014

Blake Bortles #5 of the Jacksonville Jaguars is sacked by Terrence Fede #78 and Kelvin Sheppard #97 of the Miami Dolphins during the fourth quarter of the game at EverBank Field on October 26, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Dolphins Defense Bails Out The Offense In Win Over Jags

Slow starts have been an issue for the Miami Dolphins during their 2014 campaign.

10/27/2014

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