Found October 01, 2012 on
New York Jets
Entering Week 4 of the 2012 NFL season, the NFC was 8-4 in games against the AFC. This comes as a surprise because in previous seasons (Super Bowl aside), the AFC reigned supreme over the NFC in regular season match-ups. With two cross-conference games scheduled today, the lead will grow or narrow.After the San Francisco 49ers pummeled the New York Jets 34-0, the remaining AFC/NFC clash for this week pitted the 1-2 Miami Dolphins, traveling to Glendale, Arizona against the 3-0 Cardinals. First-year head coach Joe Philbin was hoping his rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill, banged up running back Reggie Bush, and a ferocious Dolphins defense could put the clamps on Kevin Kolb of Arizona and take away their perfect record.Through two quarters, it looked as if Miami would end the day with a .500 record. With Ryan Tannehill playing lights out, throwing for 219 yards while setting up two field goals and a one yard rushing touchdown, Miami found themselves ahead 13-0 as the first half expire...
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Ryan Tannehill completed 26-of-41 passes for 431 yards, one touchdown, and two interceptions in the Dolphins’ 24-21 overtime loss to the Cardinals in Week 4. He also lost a fumble. While Tannehill is turning the football over quite a bit he did move the Dolphins’ offense consistently against one of the league’s toughest defenses in a road game on Sunday, and that is impressive...
Going into this pre-season, many Dolfans put their Tannehill jersey orders on hold or perhaps on layaway until the pre-season revealed the truth about the Dolphins quarterback competition. While many outsiders claimed that Garrard would be the starter, others such as Pro Football Talk said the competition was a sham, however there was a small segment of Dolfans that went from start...
Ryan Tannehill's development as a starting quarterback in Miami has progressed along much quicker than many ever expected. And the addition of a reliable set of hands will only further that development. Jabar Gaffney, who was released by the Patriots during training camp, signed a one-year contract the Dolphins on Tuesday, as confirmed by the team. Gaffney's addition should...
Cardinals quarterback Kevin Kolb threw for 324 yards and three scores to offset his two interceptions. More importantly, he led Arizona to another win, this time in overtime against Miami.Fantasy Spin:Kolb isn't giving the starting job back to John Skelton, especially when the Cardinals are winning ballgames. He's a risky fantasy proposition but at least he's using top...
When the Dolphins drafted Ryan Tannehill eighth overall, they did so with the intention of him becoming their franchise quarterback, filling a gaping legacy left by former great Dan Marino.
While it’s obviously too early to make any determinations, the 24-year-old made a long lasting impression on Sunday, leaping ahead of Marino in one notable category.
During the Dolphins’ 24...
Cards Visit Rams for NFC West Bout
When the NFL schedule came out over the summer Thursday night's scheduled bout between the Arizona Cardinals and St. Louis Rams at the Jones Dome (8:20 pm ET, NFL Network) didn't garner much attention. But suddenly this is a rather attractive matchup, pitting one of the last undefeated teams in the league against another...
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- There will be plenty of noticeable blemishes when the Cardinals roll the film of Sundays 24-21 overtime win over the Dolphins at University of Phoenix Stadium.
The offensive line and quarterback Kevin Kolb allowed eight sacks.
Kolb tossed maybe the worst interception of his career with his team poised to seize control of the game.
The running game limped...
It’s official Arizona Cardinal fans, you can come out of the witness protection program now and finally enjoy a team that will be competitive many seasons from now. Card Fans have been in hiding ever since Kurt Warner retired and after the 2011 season, there was nothing to feel good about. You already had to deal with having Matt Leinart and Derek Anderson as the only quarterbacks...
Dolphins fans should be excited.
In what was, without a doubt one of the weirdest games of the weekend, we got to see a rookie breakout, a veteran implode, but more importantly redeem himself.
So how did the Miami Dolphins v Arizona Cardinals turn three times and end up in a Cardinals victory over the upstart, but still 1-3 Dolphins? Let’s take a look.
1. Ryan Tannehill is for...
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Sometime in the second quarter Sunday, Cardinals receiver Andre Roberts put a little piece of knowledge in quarterback Kevin Kolb's back pocket: Roberts had his defender beat on one particular play if Kolb had time to get it there.
It was a subtle heads-up early in the game, but Kolb knows Roberts well enough to take such a tip to heart.
Oh boy! Another heart wrenching loss for the Miami Dolphins this Sunday.
For the 2nd straight week the Dolphins outplayed a team only to lose in devastating fashion in overtime. The Dolphins had franchise records from Ryan Tannehill, Brian Hartline and Cam Wake and light up the stat sheet yet finished second in the most important place on the box score.
While there are several...
The 4-0 Arizona Cardinals will look to remain undefeated as they head to St. Louis to take on the 2-2 Rams Thursday night.The Cardinals are coming off a thrilling 24-21 OT win at home against the Dolphins, and are one of only three remaining unbeaten teams.Cardinals quarterback Kevin Kolb threw for 324 yards and three touchdowns, and will look to continue that success versus a St...
The Arizona Cardinals have an excellent chance to move to 4-0 on the season when they welcome the Miami Dolphins to University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale Sunday. Let's take a look at how these two teams match up:
The Dolphins enter Sunday's game off a very tough 23-20 overtime loss to the Jets. It looks like star running back Reggie Bush will probably...
Cardinals Pull Off Another Win After Getting Grilled By Rookie QB -
Jay Feely kicked a 46-yard field goal 6:31 into overtime to keep the Arizona Cardinals unbeaten with a wild 24-21 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. The Cardinals (4-0) forced overtime when Kevin Kolb threw a 15-yard touchdown pass on fourth down to Andre Roberts with 22 seconds to play in regulation. Two...