How the Dolphins choose to match up with Gordon, Dorsett, and Edelman with White and Burkhead will be an interesting part of the chess match.
Fitzpatrick has faced NE 11 times in his career and has a 2-9 record against them, 7 of those as a member of the Bills and 4 as a member of the Jets.
The Patriots running game is nearly back to full strength with Sony Michel, James White, and Rex Burkhead as the three main backs in the backfield.
Miami has been Brady’s kryptonite, Foxboro has been that for Ryan Tannehill. Miami’s QB is 0-5 in Gillette Stadium and has thrown 5 TDs and 9 INTs
It didn’t help matters that the offensive line wasn’t having a good night either. The Patriots were 0-11 on third down, that isn’t going to get it done.
The Patriots offense had to rely on their running backs as their wide receivers were MIA in Miami all game long and were a complete non-factor.
The Patriots crushed Miami 36-7 and Miami dominated in a 20-10 win in the final regular season game of 2015. Who holds the Razor’s Edge in key matchups?
When the Patriots take on the Miami Dolphins on Sunday afternoon at Foxboro, they’ll be looking for a way to target an uncertain cornerback situation.
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