Originally posted on sun-sentinel.com  |  Last updated 12/22/11

NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 16: Reggie Bush #25 (R) and Jeremy Shockey #88 of the New Orleans Saints celebrate after Bush ran for a 46-yard touchdown in the first quarter against the Arizona Cardinals during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Louisana Superdome on January 16, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
DAVIE — The significance of 27 more rushing yards pertained mostly to Reggie Bush. That was until it was discovered the Dolphins could accomplish another feat if Bush reaches 1,000 yards for the first time in his career. It would also make him and Brandon Marshall the only tandem in franchise history to produce 1,000 yards rushing and receiving in the same season. Marshall surpassed the barrier last week against Buffalo. “That’s a little shocking,” Marshall said. “But when you look at the history of the offense around here, when they had Dan Marino, I don’t think they knew what a running game was. That’s probably why he has all of those records.” Even with the Marino years, it’s a little shocking this is the first time it could happen. The Dolphins’ dominant teams of the 1970s featured running back Larry Csonka and receiver Paul Warfield, both Hall of Famers. The closest they came was 1971 when Csonka rushed for 1,051 yards and Warfield finished with 996 receiving yards. “That’s befo
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