Originally written on Phins Phocus  |  Last updated 12/3/12
  While the scoreboard read 23-16 the Dolphins played a much uglier game than the score would suggest. Yes the Dolphins kept this game close when most thought it would be a blowout but I am not sure why that is something to be proud about. The Dolphins who have spent the last 10 years plus rebuilding and churning the roster shouldn’t have their fans settle for accepting a close game with the AFC rival Patriots. When a successful Sunday is being able to cover the spread against the division champs then you have already lost.  Once again the Dolphins have assured themselves as season of mediocrity while attempting to “build the roster “. The problem is how much has this roster grown.   Yes, they finally have found a Quarterback, however we don’t even fully know what they have in Tannehill as it is clear he lacks the playmakers to help him reach his full potential. We have seen strides from the rookie where the future looks bright and we have seen moments like in this ...
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