• News
  • Science

Dolphins look for measure of revenge in rematch with Jets

Dolphins look for measure of revenge in rematch with Jets

In the aftermath of blowing a 14-point lead in the final 12 minutes, there was a lot of talk about learning how to finish games and avoiding penalties - the obvious stuff that keeps a losing team from pointing fingers.

Thanks to an all-around effort on both sides of the football, the Miami Dolphins captured their third straight win, rallying to outlast the New York Jets, 31-28, Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium. Three Jay Ajayi runs - and three NY timeouts - later, Cody Parkey drilled a 39-yard field goal to take a 31-28 lead. Rookie TE Jordan Leggett, who has yet to play this season, did not practice Friday and was ruled out for the game after his right knee swelled after practice on Thursday.

Punter Matt Haack continues to state his case for a Pro Bowl selection, bouncing away 6 punts for an average of 44.5 yards, a long of 58 yards and two boots that were nicely placed inside the Jets' 20-yard line.

McCown's interception spoiled a strong overall performance in which he passed for three touchdowns and ran for one.

It's a far cry from the consensus that the Jets may go 0-16 to start the season. He will miss at least two or three weeks of action.

Matt Moore came in to relieve an injured Jay Cutler and the Dolphins got an important victory against AFC East rival NY.

McCown threw for touchdowns of 29 yards to Kearse, 17 yards to Robby Anderson and 10 yards to Austin Seferian-Jenkins.

The offense got in gear as Jarvis Landry had 93 yards receiving and extended his streak to three games with a touchdown reception. Kenny Stills had four catches for 49 yards and a score. That play was initially called incomplete but overruled on review. "It was frustrating. It gave them those drives in the first half and kept some alive in the second half".

Cutler hit Anthony Fasano with a 4-yard touchdown to tie the game at 14.

McCain's easy interception gave the Dolphins possession on the NY 27 to set up Parkey's kick. With the Dolphins backed up at their 7, Wilkerson caught a pass deflected by Jamal Adams on a safety blitz and was tackled at the 1. On Sunday, Adams will be paired up against Dolphins tight end Julius Thomas who has 21 catches for 108 yards with no touchdowns. After scoring a total of seven points in the first quarter through five weeks, the Jets combined for 21 points in the first quarter and 35 points in the first half in Weeks 6 and 7, but couldn't come out with a win in either contest. He was replaced by Brent Qvale. On the other hand, Wilkerson's status was always up in the air, as he is dealing with a toe and shoulder injury. Bilal Powell led the way with nine rushes for 43 yards and Matt Forte ran seven times for 41 yards.

The Dolphins are dealing with a few key injuries of their own.

"That's what we pride ourselves on here at the Miami Dolphins".

Leave Your Comment

Leave Your Comment

Latest News

  • The #MeToo movement in social media — TEXAS VIEW

    The #MeToo movement in social media — TEXAS VIEW

    Women have taken to social media to share horrific stories of how they too have been victims of abuse at the hands of men. Call out friends/family when they post sexist and misogynistic content on Whatsapp groups and make them safe for women.

    Facebook Announces $199 Oculus Go Standalone VR Headset

    Oculus Go was announced with simply an image, price point, and vague release window shown behind Zuckerberg's head on the stage. By the end of 2017, Oculus Rift will have a brand new dashboard to help you navigate and customise your VR experience.
    Facebook Introduces Another Oculus Virtual Reality Headset

    Facebook Introduces Another Oculus Virtual Reality Headset

    The company promises natural and unrestrained movement while the headset deliver PC-quality VR. Gear VR apps will be compatible with Oculus Go from day one and uses the same controller.
  • Google's DeepMind AI learns by itself as AlphaGo Zero beats its predecessor

    When it does this it actually produces an even more powerful neural network, which leads to another new iteration of the player. The DeepMind team ran the AI against itself for three days, during which it completed almost five million games of Go.

    Garmin Speak adds Amazon Alexa to your vehicle for $149

    When you do call out for Alexa, the volume on the Sonos one will duck out to a lower volume so that you don't have to shout. That's not to say that the PLAY:1 is a slouch by any means, but the Sonos One does sound better than the PLAY:1.
    Gravitational waves caused by colliding neutron stars a 'massive' discovery

    Gravitational waves caused by colliding neutron stars a 'massive' discovery

    Swope Supernova Survey 2017a (or SSS17a) is the optical component of the gravitational wave discovery. A single neutron star merger might produce an amount of gold comparable to the total mass of Earth.
  • ZTE Disrupts the Conventional Mobile Design with Dual Screen

    ZTE Disrupts the Conventional Mobile Design with Dual Screen

    Apps that haven't been optimized won't recognize the gap - where the hinge that connects the two displays is - in the middle. The ZTE Axon M will be available in the next month for $24.17 for 30 months ($725 full retail price) and only on AT&T .
    Microsoft Surface Book 2 Launches With 15-Inch Model, Powerful Specs

    Microsoft Surface Book 2 Launches With 15-Inch Model, Powerful Specs

    Certainly the device has a lot going for it on that front, including the 3240 x 2160 touchscreen display on the 15-inch version. Keyboard backlighting is strong, and it is very comfortable to type on the chiclet-style keys with 1.5mm of full key travel.

    Qualcomm launches Snapdragon 636

    The company says the new mobile chipset will bring with it significant improvements across performance, gaming, and display. As for its 5G smartphone concept, the futuristic-looking handset is 9mm thick and sports a trendy edge-to-edge screen.
  • Goodell: NFL not changing anthem policy

    Goodell: NFL not changing anthem policy

    He commended the players for their "great character" and a "deep understanding" of the issues in their communities. The players want nothing less than the complete, unwavering support of the league office for their protests.
    YWCA's Week Without Violence aims to help women

    YWCA's Week Without Violence aims to help women

    Representatives from the Women's Center of Montgomery County will be available to discuss domestic abuse and related issues. Harbor House CEO Michelle Sperzel told News 6 that the most risky time for victims is when they leave their abusers.

    Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro are Official

    For design, the Huawei Mate 10 features a glass body design with curves on all sides and signature reflective stripe on the back. Here's all of the differences between the Mate 10 , which isn't coming to the United Kingdom officially, and the Mate 10 Pro .
  • Is Skechers USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX) A Safe Bet For Investors?

    Is Skechers USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX) A Safe Bet For Investors?

    The Magic Formula was devised and made popular by Joel Greenblatt in his book "The Little Book That Beats the Market". On a percent-of-sales basis, NKE's free cash flow was 0% while SKX converted 4.14% of its revenues into cash flow.
    Post-hurricane investing: How to look for win-win opportunities

    Post-hurricane investing: How to look for win-win opportunities

    To put that in perspective, it's roughly four times the amount that fell in Roanoke, over four days, producing the flood of 1985. A FAMILY of five have endured a tough few weeks as they have battled with the after math of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.
    Men respond to #MeToo with #HowIWillChange, promises to do better

    Men respond to #MeToo with #HowIWillChange, promises to do better

    But until now, all of this was hush-hush and no-one was vocal about calling out Weinstein for various reasons. Millions of posts on Twitter and Facebook have now shed light on the scope of sexual harassment and assault.
  • Razor is bringing a flagship phone and that's now seen on GFXbench

    Razor is bringing a flagship phone and that's now seen on GFXbench

    There's no word yet on how much the new Razer smartphone will cost and there's even no information yet on its official name. After sharing a tantalizing tease on social media , Razer is set to announce its newest venture this 1 November.

    Early indications suggest harsh flu season in US

    P.E.I.'s chief health officer is encouraging Islanders to take advantage of free flu shots to combat the nasty seasonal illness. Those who feel sick before that have probably caught a common cold due to fluctuating temperatures.
    South Florida candidate for Congress slams Boy Scouts plan to admit girls

    South Florida candidate for Congress slams Boy Scouts plan to admit girls

    According to the Boy Scouts Of America, the dens will remain single gender meaning there will be dens for girls and dens for boys. And, around the world, the vast majority of Girl Scouts and Girl Guides are in single-gender organizations.

Breaking News


Men join #MeToo campaign with #HowIWillChange tweets

My attacker, a boy who I thought was my friend - my equal, my homecoming date - took advantage of me in the place I felt safest. I shrugged them off and stashed the experiences so deeply in my psyche's Junk folder that I forgot about them - until now.

Obamacare Rates Unlikely To Decrease In 2018 Says U. Health Plans CEO

Government insurance on the Exchange will be cheap and buyers will flock to the single payer remaining, the Federal Government. They said the low-income individuals affected by this move would likely face higher co-payments and other out-of-pocket costs.

'The Punisher': New Trailer Unveiled and Release Date Finally Revealed

The vengeful character first appeared in Marvel's Daredevil , Netflix's first Marvel series, and has a starring role in its sixth. Not only that, but it's the most revealing look at Frank Castle (and his life before he became a vigilante) we've had yet.

Polestar Showcases Its First Ever Car 'Polestar 1' As Independent Automaker

Customers can order and customize their vehicle online, with a limited amount of standalone physical stores arriving as well. It is possible the Polestar 2 will be a competitor to the upcoming Tesla Model Y SUV, which is due out by 2019.

Xiaomi Redmi 5A with 2GB RAM, HD screen launched in China

Both the phones also support expandable storage - of up to 128GB via a dedicated micro-SD card slot - and dual-SIM connectivity. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is powered by 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM.

Don't Panic, But Wi-Fi's Main Security Protocol Has Been Broken

This is, security professionals agree, a very serious vulnerability - one that affects devices on a massive scale. But that assumes each of the four messages in the handshake process is successfully received.

How will admitting girls to some Boy Scouts programs change both organizations?

The Boy Scouts and the Girl Scouts have been separate entities since both organizations were founded in the early 1900s. Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts share a lot of similar values and activities, yet they differ in some fundamental ways.

Oculus announces standalone virtual reality headset Oculus Go

Paying $399 for Oculus Rift was nearly nerve-racking for a casual VR user. "One of the most powerful features of VR is empathy". The new standalone device has a self-contained PC so it won't require a beefy desktop or expensive smartphone to tether.