Freshman Miami Hurricanes running back Duke Johnson has been named the ACC’s Rookie of the Year for 2012 while Duke head coach took home the conference’s coach of the year honors Tuesday.
The Miami Dolphins have no time to lick their wounds after getting thumped by the Tennessee Titans 37-3 on Sunday. The team is on a short turnaround and now must get ready for another team with a very fast running back, the Buffalo Bills.
The old adage in the NFL is to win you have to be able to run the football and stop the run. The Miami Dolphins are running Reggie Bush to success and the Fins’ defensive front seven has become the pre-eminent run-stoppers in the NFL this season.
The Miami Hurricanes were at one time a defensive behemoth that constantly put stars into the NFL. But after giving up more than 30 points and 440 yards passing to an average Boston College team, the defense is the team’s biggest worry.
Miami Dolphins fans came into the preseason hoping that the team was finally on the right track and ready to win games. After four preseason games, those hopes have been dashed and a very long regular season is looming for the team and its fans.