Dolphins’ Texas spread, streak, picks: Expert predictions for the NFL’s Week 12 game

The Week 12 Houston Texans vs Miami Dolphins game is expected to be one of the most lopsided matchups of the day. BetMGM has the Dolphins as double-digit favourites. Miami will stay home after its Week 11 bye for Sunday night’s EST game against Texas at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, which will air on CBS. The Dolphins are in control of their own destiny to win the AFC East title, and a win over Houston will keep them top of the division. But Miami may be waiting for…

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Justin Fields of the Bears breaks the record for a QB loss to the dolphins

Justin Fields of The Bears broke the NFL record in the dash for a regular-season quarterback on Sunday as he rushed for 178 yards and touched down against the Dolphins. Miami won 35-32 over Chicago. Fields broke former Falcons quarterback Michael Vick’s record of 173 yards, set in 2002. He became the fifth quarterback to pass 150 yards in a regular season game, joining Lamar Jackson, Colin Kaepernick, Vick and Tobin Root. Fields was already a powerful weapon as a rusher in 2022. He scored 424 yards on 76 coaches…

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NFL Style Ratings: DeVonta Smith leads the best rotisserie group in Week 6

When the Philadelphia Eagles needed a score to put Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys out of reach, quarterback Galen Hurts turned to his old teammate and arguably the team’s hottest flyer, Defonta Smith. Although Smith had only made one trip to the finish zone before Sunday and finished the day with the second fewest catches (five) and received yards (44) this season, by drawing in the final touchdown for Philadelphia in the evening, he helped grab victory. More importantly, Hurts’ 7-yard touchdown pass took the Eagles 6-0 on the…

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Tua Tagovailoa has been cleared of concussion protocol, expected to be back at week 7: Source

A source confirmed to The Athletic on Saturday that Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa has been cleared of concussion protocol and is expected to return for Miami’s game against the Steelers in Week 7. Tagovailoa returned to training on Wednesday, but coach Mike McDaniel said at the time that he had no plans to play Tagovailoa on Sunday against the Vikings. The 24-year-old has been out since sustaining a head injury against the Bengals in Week 4. Shortly after his injury, Tagovailoa underwent an MRI, which came back clean, and the…

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Jets CB Sauce Gardner has been great, but Dolphins receivers will be a big test

FLOREHAM PARK, NJ – Early on in Robert Saleh’s training career, he sat awkwardly at a table in a Texas facility opposite a young coach he had never met before. Mike McDaniel was hired as Gary Kubiak’s staff offensive assistant with Houston in 2006, and when he arrived at the facility, a tall, bald man was sitting in his office. It was like a scene outside of “Office Space”—Saleh was part of the Dom Capers crew with Texans who were fired, but he still had a few weeks of salary…

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Tua Tagovailoa to interview medical investigators Tuesday about concussion screening: Source

A source confirmed to The Athletic that Miami Dolphins quarterback, Toa Tagovailoa, is scheduled to be interviewed by medical investigators on Tuesday as part of a joint NFL-NFL investigation into his examination for a concussion on September 25. Tom Pellisero of the NFL Network I was informed for the first time about the news of the scheduled interview. Tagovailoa walked off the field Thursday night after taking a heavy blow against the Cincinnati Bengals. He suffered head and neck injuries four days after leaving his Dolphins’ Week 3 match against…

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NFL Week 4 takeaways: How good are the Eagles? Who had the best performance on Sunday?

It’s week four, so it’s still early enough in the season to turn things around – or back down – but we learned a lot today. We asked some Athletic NFL experts to think about it. Here’s what Jeff Howe, Calin Kahler and Diante Lee had to say after Sunday’s early games: Which team survived Week 4 with a much-needed win? Howe: The Titans had a rough start to the season, giving a lead in a loss to the Giants and then being blown away by the Bills. But after…

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Dolphins’ Tua Tagovailoa grateful for the support, feeling much better

Miami Dolphins quarterback Toa Tagovailoa said he was “feeling much better and focused on recovery” in a statement posted Friday on Twitter. He shared his gratitude to the Miami organization, his friends, family, and all the people he’s been in touch with since he left Thursday night’s game in the second quarter with head and neck injuries. “It was hard not being able to finish the game and be with my teammates, but I am grateful for the support and care I have received from Dolphins, my friends and family,…

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The Pulse: Tua’s injury, MLB finalist check-in, and weekend picks

Start each morning with The Pulse in your inbox. Register here. good morning! I hope you win a playoff this weekend. while i was sleeping The Bengals win, but Tua injury is overshadowed Cincinnati saved itself from an early season meltdown with a 27-15 win over the Hot Dolphins on Thursday night – Cincinnati is now 2-2, Miami 3-1 – but that’s not what many will be talking about today. None of that really mattered after Dolphins Tua Tagovailoa’s quarterback bounced off the grass in the second quarter, a frightening…

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Dolphins’ Mike McDaniel defends diagnosis and decision to play Tua Tagovailoa

Dolphins coach Mike McDaniel emphatically defended the decision to play quarterback Tua Tagovailoa Thursday night after watching his quarterback exit the game for the second time in five days, this time with a head injury that required him to be carried on a stretcher. The quickest guide to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. “Absolutely not,” McDaniel said when asked if there was anything he could or should have done differently after Tagoviloa was seen shaking his head, swaying and falling after being injured four days ago in a home…

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