Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/24/11
Head coach of the Miami Dolphins Tony Sparano has lost nine straight games dating back to last season. Now the waiting begins as the head coach  questions his employment as he could be the first head coach to lose his job this season. ESPN has said “It’s not a matter of “if” but “when” Sparano will get fired. It could come as early as this week.” It was Tim Tebow Time in Miami, with the legendary Florida Gator getting the nod against the Dolphins and Tebow did nothing but embarrass the coach and the Dolphins in the 4th quarter. As has been the case all season, the ‘Fins came up short once again — in heartbreaking fashion — and now it may be just a matter of time until management finally pulls the plug on head coach Tony Sparano. During the Week 7 tilt between Denver and Miami, the Dolphins jumped out to a 6-0 lead after kicker Dan Carpenter drilled two field goals in the second quarter. Following a scoreless third, quarterback Matt Moore hooked up with tight end Anthony Fasano, and Carpenter nailed another field goal, in the fourth quarter to extend their lead to 15-0. But then, [...]
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