Originally written on AFC East Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14
BY SEAN DONOVANThe Miami Dolphins are now on pace to set a dubious NFL record.After taking six sacks in Miami's 26-23 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill is on track to get sacked 77 times this season, more than any other quarterback in league history.The inability for the Dolphins to get any consistent protection took its toll on the offense for the fifth straight game."It’s hard to function offensively when you’re going backwards," head coach Joe Philbin said, via the team's official website. " It makes your job…it makes it tougher."One of those six sacks came on the Dolphins' final drive, as Miami was looking to get into range for a game-tying field goal. A five-yard loss on an Elvis Dumervil takedown forced Dolphins kicker Caleb Sturgis into a would-be career long 57-yard field goal, which he missed wide left."You’re not in the field position where you’d like to take a sack on that particular play,” Philbin said. "I’ve said it before, I’ll...
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