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Fri. 8/14 Thu. 8/20 Thu. 8/27 Thu. 9/3 Sun. 9/13
@ Atl
4:00 PM PT5:00 PM MT6:00 PM CT7:00 PM ET23:00 GMT7:00 4:00 PM MST6:00 PM EST6:00 PM CT3:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET22:00
vs. Phi
4:30 PM PT5:30 PM MT6:30 PM CT7:30 PM ET23:30 GMT7:30 4:30 PM MST6:30 PM EST6:30 PM CT3:30 UAE (+1)19:30 ET22:30
vs. Det
4:30 PM PT5:30 PM MT6:30 PM CT7:30 PM ET23:30 GMT7:30 4:30 PM MST6:30 PM EST6:30 PM CT3:30 UAE (+1)19:30 ET22:30
@ NO
5:00 PM PT6:00 PM MT7:00 PM CT8:00 PM ET0:00 GMT8:00 5:00 PM MST7:00 PM EST7:00 PM CT4:00 UAE (+1)20:00 ET23:00
@ NE
L 11-21
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Latest Dolphins loss shows Flores hasn't fixed defense yet

MIAMI (AP) When the Miami Dolphins fell behind in their home opener, some fans in the small crowd began to chant "Tua, Tua," lobbying for the team's top draft pick to replace veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick.

Quarterback wasn't the Dolphins' problem Sunday, however. Defense was. Again. Still.

Miami was shredded for 524 yards by Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills and lost, 31-28. The performance signaled - screamed, actually - that a retooled defense with six new starters hasn't been fixed by coach Brian Flores.

AFC East Division
Buffalo 2001.000
New England 110.500
New York 020.000
Miami 020.000
Full Standings
Pass Yds: R. Fitzpatrick519
Pass TDs: R. Fitzpatrick2
Rush Yds: M. Gaskin86
Rush TDs: J. Howard2
Rec Yds: M. Gesicki160
Rec TDs: M. Gesicki1
Int: J. Baker0
Sacks: J. Baker1.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 679 (20)
Passing Yards: 519 (14)
Rushing Yards: 186 (25)
Points per game: 19.5 (26)
Yards per game: 339.5 (21)
Touchdowns: 4 (27)
Field Goals: 3 (17)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 881 (30)
Passing Yards: 572 (27)
Rushing Yards: 328 (29)
Points per game: 26.0 (19)
Yards per game: 440.5 (30)
Touchdowns: 7 (26)
Field Goals: 1 (3)
Date Player Transactions
9/14 R. Sinnett pract. squad add
9/14 J. Rudock pract. squad del
9/14 K. Johnson pract. squad del
9/11 N. Brooks cut
9/11 N. Brooks off IR undisclosed
9/10 M. Orzech pract. squad add
9/10 A. Callaway suspended 7 games (NFL Substance Abuse Policy)
9/9 A. Talib retired
9/6 A. Callaway pract. squad add
9/6 S. Ahmed pract. squad add
Date Player Status
9/20 C. Fejedelem pectoral (Doubtful)
9/20 D. Parker hamstring (Questionable)
9/20 E. Roberts concussion (Out)
9/13 C. Fejedelem pectoral (Doubtful)
9/6 N. Brooks undisclosed (IR)
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