Originally written on Dolphin Shout  |  Last updated 11/18/14
The day was September 21st, 2008 as the 0-2 Miami Dolphins arrived in Foxboro, Massachusetts. Miami was coming off of a 31-10 blowout loss in Arizona and entered Week 3 of the 2008 season having lost 20 of their last 21 football games. 2008: Dolphins 38, Patriots 13 (Boston.com) The New England Patriots were fresh off of a perfect regular season and had won seven straight AFC East titles. The Patriots had fallen short to the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLII the previous season, but arrived for that late September contest with a record of 2-0 and winners of 21 straight regular season games. Although the Patriots had lost quarterback Tom Brady for the season in Week 1, New England was still heavy favorites over the seemingly lowly Dolphins. Behind backup Matt Cassel, the Patriots had begun the season with victories over the Kansas City Chiefs and New York Jets with the defense allowing just 10 points in each. But while most thought that the Patriots would leave Gille...
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