Originally posted on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 11/23/12

SAN DIEGO - JANUARY 17: Linebacker Kevin Burnett #99 of the San Diego Chargers celebrates a play against the New York Jets during the AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Qualcomm Stadium on January 17, 2010 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
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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