Dolphins vs Redskins NFL Week One Capsule

NFL- Washington Redskins @ Miami Dophins



STREAKS 3 of past 5  
COACHES VS. OPP. Joe Philbin: 0-0 Jay Gruden: 0-0
LAST GAME 11/13/11: Redskins 9 at Dolphins 20. Miami RB Reggie Bush rushes for 47 yards & 2 TDs. Dolphins WR Brandon Marshall has 7 catches for 98 yards (14.0 avg.).
LAST GAME AT SITE 9/9/07: Redskins 16, Dolphins 13 (OT). Washington RB Clinton Portis rushes for 98 yards & TD. Redskins K Shaun Suisham kicks GW 39-yard FG in OT.
REFEREE Walt Coleman
BROADCAST CBS (1:00 PM ET): Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts, Evan Washburn (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 134 (Mia.), 84 (Was.). XM: 227 (Was.).

2014 STATS

PASSING Tannehill: 392-590-4045-27-12-92.8 Cousins: 126-204-1710-10-9-86.4
RUSHING Miller: 216-1099-5.1-8 (T3C) Morris: 265-1074-4.1-8
RECEIVING Landry: 84-758-9.0-5 Garçon: 68-752-11.1-3
OFFENSE 350.1 358.6
TAKE/GIVE +2 -12
DEFENSE 343.4 356.0
SACKS Wake: 11.5 Kerrigan: 13.5 (2C)
INTs Grimes: 5 (T3L) Culliver (SF): 4
PUNTING Darr (R) (Pre.): 47.8 Way: 47.5 (1L)
KICKING Sturgis: 128 (41/41 PAT; 29/37 FG) Forbath: 103 (31/32 PAT; 24/27 FG)


DOLPHINS: QB RYAN TANNEHILL is only QB in club history to pass for 3,000+ yards in each of 1st 3 NFL seasons. His 66.4 comp. pct. in 2014 was 2nd-highest single-season mark in Dolphins annals (CHAD PENNINGTON, 67.4 pct. in 2008)…RB LAMAR MILLER led Dolphins with career-high 1,099 rush yards on 216 att. (5.1 avg.) with 8 TDs. 1 of 2 players in club history to rush for 1,000+ yards & 8+ TDs with 5.0+ avg. in same season (MERCURY MORRIS)…In 2014, WR JARVIS LANDRY set club rookie record for catches (84), 4th-highest total of any player in Dolphins history, with 758 yards & 5 TDs. WR MIKE WALLACE led team with 10 TD catches in 2014 & needs 3 to reach 50 career (47)…TE JORDAN CAMERON makes Mia. debut. Has 5 TD catches in past 6 vs. NFC, incl. career-high 3 vs. Min. on 9/22/13 (with Cle.)…DE CAMERON WAKE ranks 2nd in franchise history with 63 career sacks (JASON TAYLOR, 131). Has 5 sacks in past 6 on road. Since joining Mia. in 2013, CB BRENT GRIMES leads all AFC CBs with 9 INTs…REDSKINS: QB KIRK COUSINS makes 10th career start & 1st on KO Weekend. Has posted 100+ rating in 4 games (min. 20 att.)…RB ALFRED MORRIS rushed for 1,074 yards in 2014, his 3rd consecutive 1,000-yard rush season to start career. Since entering NFL in 2012, is 2nd in league with 3,962 rush yards & 28 rush TDs…Since 2013, WR PIERRE GARÇON has 181 catches, tied for 2nd most in NFC. Scored 1st career TD (48 yards) vs. Mia. (9/21/09 with Ind.). WR-PR DE SEAN JACKSON had 1,169 rec. yards last year, his 4th 1,000-yard season. Had 34-yard TD catch in only game vs. Mia. (12/11/11 with Phi.). Rookie G/T BRANDON SCHERFF was drafted No. 5 overall in 2015…Since entering NFL in 2011, LB RYAN KERRIGAN is 1 of 3 players with 35+ sacks (38) & 2+ INT-TDs (2). Had 2 sacks & 2 FFs in last meeting. LB KEENAN ROBINSON led team last year with 108 tackles. CB DE ANGELO HALL ranks 2nd among active players with 43 INTs & 838 INT return yards. LB PERRY RILEY, JR. has 330 tackles over past 3 seasons, most by Redskin.

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