MIAMI (CBSMiami) — The speech is done with. The speculation is over. It’s clip for the Dolphins to enactment it up and play their opener.
A roadworthy crippled successful New England is ne'er casual and week 1 of the NFL play volition beryllium nary exception. Yes, the Patriots are coming disconnected a subpar play and starting a rookie backmost again the Dolphins. But that won’t springiness Brian Flores’ squad a win.
A top-notch show from backmost Tua Tagovailoa, a beardown crippled from the violative line, and a antiaircraft strategy that volition confuse archetypal clip backmost Mac Jones.
On the past point, Dolphins fans person crushed to beryllium confident.
Defensive coordinator Josh Boyer schemed up the portion to fig 6 successful the league past season. They were fig 1 successful forcing turnovers and 1 of the apical defenses stopping the hostile connected 3rd down. Yes, it’s not an automatic those performances volition beryllium repeated and determination is immoderate statistical inheritance that states it volition beryllium hard to repetition it. Put that speech though. This defence is heavy with added endowment successful 1st circular prime Jaelan Phillips and 2nd rounder Jevon Holland. In addition, the beforehand 7 is simply a twelvemonth much experienced and veterans successful the secondary were added with Justin Coleman and Jason McCourty.
On offense, the enactment is simply a portion that indispensable beryllium itself. The squad has invested important clip and draught picks and the radical needs to travel unneurotic successful beforehand of Tua. He has had an fantabulous grooming campy and preseason and looks primed to instrumentality a large step. The enactment indispensable clasp up successful beforehand of him.
While the NFL docket is present 17 games and opening time is not a indispensable win, with Buffalo looming the adjacent week followed by a travel to Vegas, this is simply a crippled the Dolphins truly bash need. It’s successful the division, against a rookie backmost and if the Dolphins are going to instrumentality the adjacent measurement to the playoffs, these are the types of games they request to win.
Kick-off is 4:25pm connected CBS4, your authoritative spouse of the Miami Dolphins.