Originally written November 23, 2012 on Fox Sports Florida:
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DAVIE, Fla. The act of looking ahead comes naturally to fans and media members. In contrast, NFL coaches and players admit to looking no farther than the next opponent usually. I think now you have to look ahead, Miami Dolphins linebacker Kevin Burnett said Friday. You better understand what youre playing for. We have to understand that we have to put together a string of wins in order to put ourselves in position to make a run at the playoffs. (Cue former Indianapolis Colts coach Jim Mora) Playoffs? Dont talk about playoffs? You kidding me? Playoffs? The Dolphins (4-6) take a three-game losing streak into Sundays game against Seattle (6-4). After that, Miami will host New England (8-3) before visiting San Francisco (7-2-1). Miamis record and upcoming schedule combine to make many observers chalk up 2012 as a rebuilding season under first-year head coach Joe Philbin. But dont tell that to Dolphins veterans. Say what you want to, I dont know how many years I have left to ...
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