Originally written on Football Extra Points  |  Last updated 11/18/14
It appears as though the Miami Dolphins have taken a significant step in closing the gap between them and the New England Patriots. The Dolphins have done this through making a splash in free agency, with the major signing of Mike Wallace, and lesser signings of Dannell Ellerbe, Phillip Wheeler, Brandon Gibson  & Dustin Keller.  As well has having a solid draft. While the New England Patriots on the other hand, have been a victim of circumstance. Losing Wes Welker to free agency, letting Brandon Lloyd walk, a back surgery to Gronk, and most surprising losing Hernandez after being arrested and charged with murder.  And in addition to all of this, Tom Brady is another year older, and his accuracy seems to be fading ever so slowly.                 What the success of the Miami Dolphins will hinge on is the second year step of quarterback Ryan Tannehill. While Tannehill did not have the impressive seasons as other quarterbacks taken in last years draft, what he did show was...
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