Being Comfor-TUA-ble

By: Mike Rifkin It is widely reported that the Miami Dolphins are picking up the fifth-year option on quarterback Tua Tagovailoa. Tua led the NFL with a passer rating of 105.5 last season and had 25 touchdowns and eight interceptions. Tua had a great season when he played, and he did miss time last yearContinue reading “Being Comfor-TUA-ble”

Dolphins Season In Review/Offseason Preview

By: Mike Rifkin For the first time in six years, the 2022 Miami Dolphins made the playoffs. The Dolphins’ season was streaky. They won their first three games, then lost three, then won five, then lost five before winning their season finale to make the playoffs.  The biggest question going into the 2022 season wasContinue reading “Dolphins Season In Review/Offseason Preview”

Week 18: Jets at Dolphins 

By Ross Mazin and Mike Rifkin The Jets face their division rival Dolphins Sunday afternoon in Miami. The Jets were eliminated from playoff contention after losing last week to the Seahawks. The Dolphins can still make the playoffs with a win and a Patriots loss.  The Jets are coming off a disappointing loss at SeattleContinue reading “Week 18: Jets at Dolphins “

Who Gets The W As A Present

By: Mike Rifkin On Christmas day, the Dolphins and Packers will play in a battle of teams looking for a Wild Card position in their respective conferences. Miami comes into the game on a three-game losing streak, while the Packers have won back-to-back games.  The Packers are coming off a 24-12 win over the RamsContinue reading “Who Gets The W As A Present”

Embracing The Conditions

By : Mike Rifkin On Saturday night the Miami Dolphins will clash with the Buffalo Bills with big time AFC playoff implications on the line. The Dolphins will be looking to sweep the Bills for the first time since 2016. There is snow expected for this game. The Dolphins lost 23-17 to the Chargers lastContinue reading “Embracing The Conditions”

Change The Rule

By : Mike Rifkin Over the years the NFL has done a lot in terms of player safety. One of the biggest has become the Roughing the Passer penalty. This season alone there have been multiple awful roughing the passer penalties, but there are three that stand out.  One was on Grady Jarrett of theContinue reading “Change The Rule”

Looking For A Charge

By : Mike Rifkin The Dolphins and Chargers are both looking to bounce back after road losses last week. This game features the fifth and sixth overall picks in the 2020 NFL Draft. Both teams are still in the thick of the AFC Playoff race.  The Dolphins are coming off a 33-17 loss to theContinue reading “Looking For A Charge”

Heavyweight Showdowns

By : Mike Rifkin We have reached December and while it may be cold outside, the NFL season is getting hot down the stretch run. Two of the biggest games this week will feature a reunion of sorts in these AFC VS NFC showdowns. The first one takes place in Philly as the 10-1 EaglesContinue reading “Heavyweight Showdowns”

Swimming Into First Place

By : Mike Rifkin On Sunday, the Miami Dolphins defeated the Cleveland Browns 39-17. The win moves the Dolphins to 7-3 and with the win and the Bills loss the Dolphins now sit in first place in the AFC East.  In the win Tua Tagovailoa continued his fantastic play by going 25-32 for 285 yardsContinue reading “Swimming Into First Place”