Originally posted on sun-sentinel.com  |  Last updated 11/29/11
The secondary has been one of the more banged up units this season. Cornerback Vontae Davis and safeties Reshad Jones and Chris Clemons have all missed time because of injury. Finally, it appears the group is healthy. The next five games could perhaps be our best look at the secondary. On Monday, coach Tony Sparano stressed the importance of having stability at the position. “I think they’re playing with obviously a lot more confidence,” Sparano said. “Starting to understand what we’re asking them to do a little bit more each time. These guys are still young players even though they’ve got a lot of games under their belt they’re young players.” The key is how much they can grow together as a unit the remainder of the season. We’re starting to see progress, especially in the interceptions deparment. The Dolphins had just two picks in the first seven games. They’ve had four during the last six games. Health is obviously the biggest reason for the turnaround, especially in Davis. He’s re
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