Found December 05, 2011 on
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After a heartbreaking Week 13, here are three unheralded medal-earners (started in less than 20-percent of Y! leagues) projected to finish in fourth place who ended up setting the fantasy pace:
Matt Moore, Mia, QB
Y! Percent started: 9-percent
Very quietly a storm has brewed on South Beach over the past five weeks. The Dolphins, once the essence of tranquillity, have suddenly transformed into a legitimate fantasy force, blowing through opponents with a well-balanced offense and unyielding run defense. Tony Sparano's bunch, losers in its first seven games, has won four of its past five, three of those victories in convincing fashion. The offense, which has surpassed 30 points in a game three times since Week 9, is finally firing on all cylinders, putting to bed concerns about the team's shortcomings inside the red-zone.
Several reasons explain 'Fins dramatic offensive turnaround. For starters, Reggie Bush, thriving on designed tosses and sweeps installed by offensive co...
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Matt Moore (credits below) QB Start: Matt Moore (Miami Dolphins, Week 13: Oakland) ESPN’s current player blurb on Moore claims that the Raiders are underrated against the pass. Really? How? Oakland allows the fifth most fantasy points to opposing QBs, has given up the 11th most passing yards, and has allowed the 4th highest total of passing touchdowns. And they’ve...
What a finish, the 2011 Miami Dolphins are roaring to the finish line, not vice versa, with a screeching halt.
Not since Coach Tony Sparano and QB Chad Pennington took the AFC by storm in 2008 have the Dolphins played with this much vigor, talent, and vitality.
After another sound defeat of the AFC West leading Oakland Raiders the ‘Fins have come into the latter half...
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly from Miami’s 34-14 win over Oakland: The Good * Matt Moore’s decision making: Moore’s numbers weren’t stellar – just 13-of-25 passing for 162 yards and a 85.8 passer rating – but the only number that truly matters is zero, the number of turnovers he committed. In the Dolphins’ [...]
“The Wire may me a little short this week, but trust, T won’t steer you wrong”-TO Hot Off the Grill Matt Moore QB, Dolphins If you are a Cutler or Schaub owner and this guy is available, you gotta grab him. We’ve been on him for weeks. Playoff matchups against the Bills and Patriots. Marion Barber RB, Bears It ...
Close your eyes and think about the offense you wanted the Miami Dolphins to have at the beginning of the season.
DIDN’T I SAY CLOSE YOUR EYES….
Dolphins QB Matt Moore has a 87.6 rating that has him ranked 10th in the NFL.
We’re talking about the type of offense owner Steve Ross wanted, and boldly demanded that a ground-and-pound loving Tony Sparano build for his team.
Reggie Bush rushed for 100 yards and a touchdown and the once-woeful Miami Dolphins won for the fourth time in the past five games Sunday by beating Oakland 34-14.
Matt Moore had a hand in two TDs for Miami, and Kevin Burnett returned an interception 34 yards for a score.
The surge by the Dolphins (4-8) comes after they lost their first seven games. In the past five games they...
Oakland Raiders – 14, Miami Dolphins – 34
The Raiders were the latest team to find out these Dolphins aren’t the same ones from a month ago that lost seven straight games. Carson Palmer (275 total yards, 2 TDs, 1 INT) had a rough go of it early, but salvaged his fantasy day with a couple of late touchdown passes. Matt Moore (184 total yards, 2 TDs) played a very efficient...
What do Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady, Drew Brees, Tony Romo, Matt Schaub, Eli Manning, Alex Smith, Ben Roethlisberger and Matt Stafford all have in common with the Dolphins’ Matt Moore?
The way the Miami Dolphins have been playing lately – at least since November – its not difficult to make the argument the Dolphins are one of the scariest teams in the NFL.
They certainly aren’t the Green Bay Packers, but who really wants to play this sub. 500 team, which always keeps it close, and is finally beginning to execute?
Quarterback Matt Moore has one of the hottest...
What do Aaron Rodgers, Tom Brady, Drew Brees, Tony Romo, Matt Schaub, Eli Manning, Alex Smith, Ben Roethlisberger and Matt Stafford all have in common with the Dolphins Matt Moore?
Its understandable some people believe the future at quarterback for the Dolphins will be on their own sideline Sunday. Matt Moore, a revelation who went from untested backup to effective-enough starter, suggests he is improving with every snap, and given enough chances, he just might be the answer to Miamis decade-long quarterback question.
Rookie DT Marcell Dareus is turning into a leader for the Bills. How much more can Dolphins QB Matt Moore improve this season? Patriots coach Bill Belichick did his best to explain why the team has done so well in December over the years. Said Jets T D’Brickashaw Ferguson, “I’ve seen the commercials and I’m…