Found December 18, 2011 on The Daily Dolphin:
PLAYERS: Jake LongMatt Moore
TEAMS: Miami Dolphins
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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Jake Long has played through injuries to his shoulder and both knees to start all 61 games of his four-year NFL career. But a lower back injury, and a 4-9 Dolphins record, finally sent him to the sidelines. Long is inactive today, ending his consecutive games streak at 61. Matt Moore [...]
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