Originally posted on Phins Phocus  |  Last updated 12/23/12
Entering the second to last week of the NFL season the Dolphins were clinging to their playoff lives with several different scenarios needing to play out in order for Miami to squeak in as the 6th seed in the AFC. To begin with, the Dolphins needed to win out, however they would have also needed the Bengals and Steelers to both finish 8-8 and for the Jets to lose at least one of their remaining games. Unfortunately, only two of those three requirements to keep Miami's playoff hopes alive happened.  With the Buffalo Bills in town, the Dolphins took care of business with a 24-10 win against their division rival, improving their overall record to 7-8 and 5-3 at home. Ryan Tannehill built off his impressive performance from last week's victory by completing 13/25 passes for 130 yards, 2 touchdowns and zero turnovers. Although those numbers aren't flashy, Tannehill's poise and decision making are what enhanced his performance. In the process, Tannehill evened his touchdown-intercepti...
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