Welcome to Week 6: Miami Dolphins vs. New York Jets.
You know what’s at stake. The Dolphins are seeking their first victory. The Jets are seeking the end of a three-game losing streak. And, oh yes: These two teams don’t like one another too much. Well, at least the two fan bases don’t.
If the Dolphins win this one on Monday night, hope stays alive that maybe – just maybe – they can rebound from their 0-4 start. A loss and they sink further into the abyss. If the Jets win, they’re back in the hunt – at least somewhat – in the AFC East.
Before we get to the things to watch, some quick historical tidbits:
-This will be the Dolphins’ 78th game on Monday Night Football. No team has appeared on Monday Night Football more often. The Dallas Cowboys are second with 73 Monday night appearances. The Dolphins record in Monday night games: 40-37.
-This will be 91st regular season meeting between these teams. The Jets lead the all-time series, 47-42-1. The teams have met once in the playoffs – ...