Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 8/27/13
It’s never a good idea to celebrate someone else’s misfortune, but the Miami Dolphins may have stumbled onto something that could help them as the regular season begins in less than two weeks.The AFC East, which was expected to be a middle-of-the-road division with two teams possibly making the playoffs (New England, Miami) and two teams leaning heavily on a restructuring process (Buffalo, New York Jets), the Dolphins may use their rivals injuries and offensive woes to get ahead.They first need to settle some of their own team issues before they can move forward.The Jets seem to be in a real quandry following the Mark Sanchez debacle last week and Geno Smith doesn’t look ready to start in the NFL.The Bills are caught between a real rock and a hard place. EJ Manuel had knee surgery (minor) and is not ready to go yet. Kevin Kolb suffered another concussion and will be out of action. This is probably not how new head coach Doug Marrone pictured his start in the NFL.New England got thra...
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