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The Miami Dolphins got their 2014 season off to a great start by beating the defending AFC East champion New England Patriots 33-20.
Playing professional football is a huge achievement for any young athlete, but for some its about more than just reaching the ultimate goal. It’s quite literally a dream come true.
After months and months of waiting, Miami Dolphins fans couldn’t have asked for a better way to start the 2014 NFL season. The Dolphins defeated the New England Patriots 33-20 at Sun Life Stadium on Sunday, giving the Pats their first 0-1 start to a season in over ten years.
The Miami Dolphins have lost one of their starting linebackers for the season.
One week in, the AFC East has a decidedly different look than usual.
Not many football fans could’ve expected what transpired in Miami on Sunday afternoon.
Coming in as five-point underdogs, the Miami Dolphins had other ideas when they faced the New England Patriots in Week 1 of the 2014 NFL season. Playing in front of a sold-out crowd at Sun Life Stadium, the home team come away with an improbable 33-20 win, despite not playing their best football.
While the action on the field was filled with excitement, the Dolphins took a short moment to remember a special fan.
Knowshon Moreno rushed for 134 yards and a touchdown, Ryan Tannehill threw for two scores and the Miami Dolphins overpowered New England after halftime on the way to a 33-20 win over the Patriots on Sunday.
The long wait is finally over. The Miami Dolphins season is about to begin, and they’ll start it off against a big-time rival.