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"Hallelujah, Holy Shit! Where's The Tylenol?": Your S…

"Hallelujah, Holy Shit! Where's The Tylenol?": Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

deadspin.com Updated Dec 23, 2012
We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from London Fletcher losing his lunch to sad Tom Brady. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »
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  • Dimitri Patterson goes from waiver to starter in seven days

    Dimitri Patterson goes from waiver to starter in seven days

    miamiherald.com Dec 23, 2012
    Dimitri Patterson got waived from the Cleveland Browns Monday night. The Dolphins claimed him Tuesday afternoon. He arrived Wednesday, took a physical and joined his first practice after it had already started. And on Sunday he started for the Dolphins …
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  • Gailey-Fitzpatrick era must end in Buffalo

    Gailey-Fitzpatrick era must end in Buffalo

    ESPN.com Dec 23, 2012
    MIAMI -- Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey and quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick are likeable, smart and have good NFL experience. However, Gailey is not the right head coach for the Bills and Fitzpatrick is not the right fit at quarterback. Sunday's 24-1…
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  • Three Reggie Bush touchdowns carry Dolphins to victory

    Three Reggie Bush touchdowns carry Dolphins to victory

    profootballtalk.com Dec 23, 2012
    The Dolphins aren’t going to the playoffs, but they can still avoid a losing season after beating the Bills 24-10 in Miami on Sunday. If they can find a way to beat the Patriots next weekend, Miami will finish with an 8-8 season in their first year with
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  • Dolphins beat Bills, 24-10, but playoff hopes over

    Dolphins beat Bills, 24-10, but playoff hopes over

    miamiherald.com Dec 23, 2012
    The Dolphins have a multi-pronged assignment in trying to stay alive in the playoffs. They accomplished the first, and likely easiest portion of that issue today with a 24-10 victory over the reeling Buffalo Bills. But because the Bengals beat the Pitts…
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  • Dolphins pounding Bills 24-3 going to fourth quarter

    Dolphins pounding Bills 24-3 going to fourth quarter

    miamiherald.com Dec 23, 2012
    Dave Wannstedt's defense is playing like, well, a Dave Wannstedt defense late in the season. The Dolphins have three TDs from Reggie Bush. Young WRs Armon Binns and Rishard Matthews are showing flashes. And the defense has swamped the Bills with multipl…
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  • Rapid Reaction: Dolphins 24, Bills 10

    Rapid Reaction: Dolphins 24, Bills 10

    ESPN.com miamiherald.com Dec 23, 2012
    MIAMI -- A few thoughts on the Miami Dolphins' 24-10 victory over the Buffalo Bills. What it means: It means Miami improved to 7-8 and avoided a season sweep against Buffalo. The Dolphins lost their chance to compete for a wild-card spot in the final we…
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  • Miami depending on backups

    Miami depending on backups

    buffalobills.com Dec 23, 2012
    The Dolphins are missing starters WR Davone Bess, LB Koa Misi and CB Nolan Carroll. And Miami is depending on some players they haven’t routinely turned to. LB Jason Trusnik is in for Misi and probably the most consistent of the backups. WR Marlon Moore
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  • Inactives (Egnew active!) and live blog

    Inactives (Egnew active!) and live blog

    miamiherald.com Dec 23, 2012
    Michael Egnew is in uniform and active for the first time this season. It's a party at Sun Life! Dimitri Patterson, signed last week off waivers from Cleveland, is starting. I'm telling you, it's a party and you don't believe me. The reason Patterson is…
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  • Dolphins inactives: Here are the Dolphins inactives for today’s…

    Dolphins inactives: Here are the Dolphins inactives for today’s gam…

    buffalobills.com ESPN.com Dec 23, 2012
    Here are the Dolphins inactives for today’s game against the Bills. QB Pat Devlin WR Davone Bess CB Nolan Carroll LB Koa Misi OT Patrick Brown TE Kyle Miller DT Kheeston Randall
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Dec 23, 2012
    Will trying to save coach Chan Gailey’s job result in a motivated effort by the Bills? Dolphins C Mike Pouncey is okay with being less recognized than his brother. There’s a close bond between Patriots WR Brandon Lloyd and Jaguars wide receivers coach
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Bills-Dolphins Recap 01:39

    Sunday Blitz: Bills-Dolphins Recap

    Dec 23
    Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Bills' 24-10 win over the Dolphins.
  • Video - Reggie Bush Scores 3 TDs In Dolphins Win 00:40

    Reggie Bush Scores 3 TDs In Dolphins Win

    Dec 23
    Reggie Bush rushed for a touchdown and caught two more in Miami's 24-10 win against Buffalo.
  • Video - Week 16: Ryan Tannehill highlights 02:59

    Week 16: Ryan Tannehill highlights

    Dec 23
    Rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill leads the Miami Dolphins with 130 passing yards and two touchdowns in a 24-10 win over the Buffalo Bills.
  • Video - Week 16: Ryan Tannehill highlights 02:59

    Week 16: Ryan Tannehill highlights

    Dec 23
    Rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill leads the Miami Dolphins with 130 passing yards and two touchdowns in a 24-10 win over the Buffalo Bills.

Sports Columnists

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    Dec 23
    The Bengals have done something this year that hadn't been done since Boomer Esiason was a junior at Maryland.
  • Don Banks: Critical win proves Vikes are more than a one-man show; more Sn…

    Dec 23
    PITTSBURGH -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 16 that saw the NFL's playoff field taking shape in almost-finalized fashion...
  • Don Banks: After 45 seasons, Bengals finally find some history in repeatin…

    Dec 23
    PITTSBURGH -- Heinz Field felt like history central Sunday in the NFL. But maybe not the way many would have expected.
  • Adrian Peterson held to 86 yards, but Minnesota Vikings topple Houston Tex…

    Dec 23
    Adrian Peterson held to 86 yards, but Minnesota Vikings keep playoff hopes alive with win over Houston Texans