Three Things to consider on this sports Wednesday:
Thing 1: So
In the next breath, Watt told
Now, if somehow the Texans were able to figure out the route calls, well, that might be a different story.
"But that was mostly short-yardage," James said.
Sure enough, the Dolphins went a combined 2 for 13 on third and fourth downs on Sunday, including 1 for 6 when needing 5 yards or fewer for the conversion.
The only success in those spots came on a 24-yard checkdown to Jorvorskie Lane on third and 1 from the Dolphins' 15.
Thing 2: No matter what you read elsewhere (even here) about the Dolphins' three trips to the red zone on Sunday, they weren't completely fruitless.
The first one, which reached the Houston 14-yard-line late in the first quarter, produced a
Thing 3: Of the nine
Only exception was the
Yes, the same guy who spurned the Dolphins this offseason.
Going back to the preseason, the Dolphins are now minus-six in turnover margin.