Originally written on Phins Phocus  |  Last updated 11/9/14
Sucker punched four times.  Knocked onto the canvas, no rope in sight.  Blows the head, stomach, and side.  Double zero, the final knock-out.  Everything has finally come to an end for the Miami Dolphins and all the Dolfans who believed that 9-7 was a possibility.  How the Dolphins were going to miraculously pull a Tebow and bring back the franchise, get to the playoffs, and win a Super Bowl at 9-7.  (Tebow is the only explanation I can use right now unless he starts to lose.)How Tony Sparano would be a cult hero in the streets of Miami as children play in a park and rec center named after him.How Matt Moore would be the face of the United Way commercials like every QB of yesteryear.Those were the lofty expectations that surrounded the halls of the Davie headquarters and the mood that swirled the pages of the Herald and Sun Sentinel.Ok...maybe not the Super Bowl, but Jim Nantz and Phil Sims acknowledged for the first time that this Miami team was a tough bunch of guys that were lear...
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