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Dolphins vs Jets Week Eight Capsule

MIAMI DOLPHINS (3-3) AT NEW YORK JETS (3-4)

SERIES

  DOLPHINS JETS
SERIES LEADER   49-43-1
STREAKS 5 of past 8  
COACHES VS. OPP. Philbin: 0-1 Ryan: 3-4
LAST WEEK Bye (Wk. 6: W 17-14 vs. Rams) L 29-26 (OT) at Patriots
LAST GAME 9/23/12: Jets 23 at Dolphins 20 (OT). New York WR Santonio Holmes has 9 catches for 147 yards & S LaRon Landry adds 18-yard INT-TD return as Jets K Nick Folk makes FG in OT.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/17/11: Jets 24, Dolphins 6. New York CB Darrelle Revis has 100-yard INT-TD return as QB Mark Sanchez adds TD run & TD pass to WR Santonio Holmes in Monday night win.
BROADCAST CBS (1:00 PM ET): Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts. Dial Global Radio: Tom McCarthy, Tony Boselli. SIRIUS: 136 (Mia.), 91 (NYJ). XM: 228 (NYJ).

STATS

PASSING Tannehill (R): 118-198-1,454-4-6-76.5 Sanchez: 116-218-1,453-9-7-74.6
RUSHING Bush: 98-434-4.4-3 Greene: 124-432-3.5-5 (T3L)
RECEIVING Hartline: 29-514-17.7-1 Kerley: 25-435-17.4-2
OFFENSE 343.2 310.9
TAKE/GIVE -3 0
DEFENSE 363.0 362.9
SACKS Wake: 6.5 (3C) Coples (R), McIntyre: 2
INTs S. Smith, Jones: 2 Cromartie: 3 (T1C)
PUNTING Fields: 51.0 (1C) Malone: 47.1
KICKING Carpenter: 34 (13/13 PAT; 7/11 FG) Folk: 51 (18/18 PAT; 11/11 FG)

NOTES

DOLPHINS: Club has won 3 of past 4 at NYJ…Dolphins seek 3rd consecutive win…QB RYAN TANNEHILL is averaging 327 yards per game in past 2 on road (654 total). In past 2, Tannehill has completed 38 of 55 passes (69.1 pct.) for 408 yards with 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs & 102.7 passer rating…For career, RB REGGIE BUSH is averaging 6.5 yards per carry (26 att., 169 yards) vs. NYJ. Bush averages 86.3 rush yards per game vs. AFC East as Dolphin (518 total)…WR BRIAN HARTLINE (514) needs 102 rec. yards to surpass career-high of 615 receiving yards in ’10. Hartline averages 17.7 yards per catch (29 rec., 514 yards). WR MARLON MOORE had 29-yard TD catch last week, 1st of season…TE ANTHONY FASANO has 4 career TD rec. vs. Jets…Defense allows 78.2 rush yards per game in ’12, 2nd-lowest in AFC…DE CAMERON WAKE has 6.5 sacks in past 3 games. Rookie DE OLIVIER VERNON had career-best 2 sacks last game…DT RANDY STARKS has 2 sacks in past 2 vs. NYJ…CB SEAN SMITH has team-high 9 passes defensed. S CHRIS CLEMONS & CB RICHARD MARSHALL each had INT in last game vs. Jets…JETS: Club has averaged 41.5 points per game in 2 wins at home in ’12…QB MARK SANCHEZ posted 7th 300-yard passing game of career last week (328). Club has 9-2 record when Sanchez has 100+ rating. Since ’11, QB TIM TEBOW leads AFC QBs with 736 rush yards…Jets are averaging 179 rush yards per game in past 2…RB SHONN GREENE has 4 rush TDs in past 2 games. Club is 5-0 when Greene has 100+ rush yards…WR JEREMY KERLEY had career-best in rec. (7) & rec. yards (120) last week. Had 2 catches for 73 yards (36.5 avg.) with TD in last game vs. Mia. Averages 17.4 yards per catch in ’12 (25 rec., 435 yards)…TE DUSTIN KELLER tied career-best with 2 TD rec. vs. Dolphins on 9/26/10. Keller posted season-best 7 receptions last week…Since 2007, CB ANTONIO CROMARTIE is tied for 4th in NFL with 25 INTs…S LA RON LANDRY had 18-yard INT-TD return in last game vs. Dolphins…LB CALVIN PACE has 3 sacks in past 2 at home vs. Mia.


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