Is it wins? Is it playoffs or bust? Is success just needing to see improvement?
The NFL is a black and white league defined by wins. The Dolphins are currently heading into their 6th season where Jeff Ireland has been tweaking and trying to improve the roster by acquiring and drafting with the intentions of building a contender in Miami.
Recently an Atlanta Falcons fan Adam Smoot posted an article disagreeing with myself as well as some of the other members of the Dolphins twitter world on our definition of what would categorize a successful season for the Dolphins. (Link below)
I have reiterated my thoughts on the topic numerous times stating I believe, playoffs have to be the number one measure of success while giving the team some wiggle room of a 9-7 or 10-6 season where they would come just short of the playoffs due to a very strong AFC.
Stats, Pro Bowl’s, rankings are all fi...