Originally posted on sun-sentinel.com  |  Last updated 11/13/11
Don’t lie. Admit it looked like a mirage. For three quarters the Miami Dolphins farted around the field, maintaining a slim lead over a bad Washington Redskins team, but stopping short of putting Mike Shanahan’s squad away. Rex Grossman was dinking and dunking all over the Dolphins defense. Roy Helu was gaining some rushing yards on a stingy defensive line. The Redskins, trailing 13-9 late in the fourth quarter, were threatening. Then it was as if someone flipped a switch. SOMEONE made a play. It was inside linebacker Karlos Dansby, who was all over the field on Sunday. Dansby leaped into the air and plucked a Grossman pass down for an interception, preventing Washington from scoring in the red zone. Then tight end Anthony Fasano made a big 12-yard grab on third down. He followed it up with a 21-yard catch that put the Dolphins in scoring territory. Then tailback Reggie Bush delivers a 18-yard touchdown run that puts the Dolphins up 20-9. Then Dansby deflects a Grossman pass. Jason...
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