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It might be time to put the Miami Dolphins offense on the side of a milk carton because it continues to be missing in action. Their playoff hopes may have disappeared as well. Buffalo Bills safety Jairus Byrd and linebacker Bryan Scott each intercepted …
Offensive Touchdowns Are So Overrated: Bills-Dolphins, In Two GIFsUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetBills 19, Dolphins 14: Oh, this game. From the get-go, it didn't look very promising that these AFC East foes would light up the scoreboard, although a nifty special teams moment early on gave up all some brief flicker of hope. More »Source: deadspin.comShare TweetLeodis McKelvin scored on a 79-yard punt return, and the Buffalo Bills' defense finally flexed its muscles in a 19-14 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Thursday night.Share TweetMiami star Dwyane Wade is skipping the Heat's game at Denver on Thursday night because of a sprained left foot.Share TweetNEW YORK (AP) -- Miguel Cabrera has a Most Valuable Player award to go with his Triple Crown. And Buster Posey has an MVP prize to put alongside his second World Series ring.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetThe Buffalo Bills lead the Miami Dolphins, 19-7, at halftime. Here are some notes at intermission: It’s been a great first half for special teams. Buffalo defensive back Leodis McKelvin got things starting with a 79-yard punt return, and Miami backup taShare TweetMiami receiver Jabar Gaffney is sitting out the Dolphins' game against the Buffalo Bills on Thursday night because of a knee injury.
Tonight's game a chance for a little revengeUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetBUFFALO -- Here it is. The opportunity. This is the night. If you are old enough and remember back long enough to know that Dave Wannstedt did enormous damage to the Miami Dolphins, then tonight is the opportunity for a bit of revenge. It was Wannstedt …Source: miamiherald.comShare TweetAlex Anthopoulos thought he hit paydirt, ripping off the miserable Miami Marlins for most of their good players in Jeffrey Loria's latest fire sale. This sabermetric-darling GM, however, is about to learn that the stats can't tell you everything you nee…Source: deadspin.com
Spiller a hometown heroUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetHere’s the piece that aired on tonight’s NFL Network pre-game show for tonight’s Bills-Dolphins Thursday night game on C.J. Spiller, and how he’s followed in the footsteps of his late uncle. Spiller’s uncle was slain at age 19 and was a high sch
Five Surprises of the Young N.B.A. SeasonUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetRajon Rondo of the Celtics and Omer Asik of the Rockets have excelled. Ersan Ilyasova of the Bucks has not.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetJoin our ESPN.com NFL experts as they break down the AFC East match up between the Buffalo Bills and the Miami Dolphins. Contribute your thoughts and questions beginning at 8:30 p.m. ET. See you there. Countdown Live: Bills-Dolphins
A while since Miami has run for 100Updated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetAfter rushing for over 100 yards in two of their first three games this season, the Dolphins haven’t done it since. Miami hasn’t hit the century mark rushing as a team in six games. Bills head coach Chan Gailey is naturally hoping that continues, kno
Taking Talents From South BeachUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetJose Reyes and Josh Johnson are gone, but believe it or not, the Marlins may not be done gutting their roster. Jay Jaffe looks at more players who could be on their way out of Miami.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) -- Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says he is examining the pending blockbuster trade between the Miami Marlins and Toronto Blue Jays and is aware of the fan anger in South Florida.
Walker's AFC East picksUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetWe're baaaaaack! After another solid week -- we only missed the Dolphins -- the AFC East blog returns for another round of stellar predictions. We are 23-7 overall picking division games. Week 11 starts early with a Thursday night game. So let's get to …
Buffalo school needs your voteUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetTonight’s Thursday night game against the Miami Dolphins isn’t the only Miami v. Buffalo competition happening this week. The NFL Play 60 ConorsChoose.org Showdown is putting one school from each city in a voting showdown for a good cause. Buffalo’s
Don’t look for complex game planUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetNFL game plans are relatively complex each and every week, but with very limited time to prepare for a Thursday night game both Chan Gailey and Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin have admitted that their approach both offensively and defensively will be pr…
Commissioner to review Blue Jays-Marlins dealUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetCommissioner Bud Selig will review the pending trade that would send several of the Marlins top players to the Blue Jays for a package of prospects, he said Thursday at the conclusion of the quarterly Owners Meetings at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare.Source: MLB.comShare TweetI remember sitting in Lucas Oil Stadium two weeks ago watching Indianapolis Colts rookie quarterback Andrew Luck carve up the Miami Dolphins for 433 yards. Andrew Luck #12 QBIndianapolis Colts 2012 STATS Att362 Comp208 Yds2631 TD10 Int9 Rat79.1 Luck was…Share TweetIt must be a weird feeling to be among the group of Miami Marlins that was traded to the Toronto Blue Jays earlier this week. On one hand, they're escaping a weird situation with Jeffrey Loria that would have left them languishing at the bottom of the N…
Marlins feel trade will fill several need areasUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetOnce the dust settles and emotions simmer from the still-pending blockbuster trade with the Blue Jays, the Marlins feel confident that they've addressed a number of their needs.Source: MLB.com
Giancarlo Stanton rebuffs Bryce Harper’s offer with funny observationUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetThere has been no shortage of fans offering safe haven to Giancarlo Stanton should Jeffrey Loria slide into super-troll mode and heap his star player on the Miami Marlins' pyre this season. There also isn't a club among the other 29 teams that wouldn't …Share TweetThe Bills are an awful 2-13 in AFC East games under Chan Gailey. For the Dolphins, tonight brings a test of whether they’re legitimate playoff contenders or not. The Patriots’ league-best turnover margin could get a boost against a Colts team near theSource: profootballtalk.com
Eric Bledsoe stonewalls Dwyane Wade’s dunk attempt (VIDEO)Updated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetMiami Heat star Dwyane Wade is famous for many basketball skills, but one of them is his status as the best shot-blocking guard of his generation. Whereas most shot-blockers earn their defensive reputations by patrolling the paint, Wade got his by chasi…
Griffin, Paul power Clippers' romp over MiamiUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetBlake Griffin and Chris Paul had double-doubles, with Paul keying a third-quarter spurt that helped carry the Los Angeles Clippers to a 107-100 win over the Miami Heat on Wednesday night.
The Clippers Destroy The Defending Champs; Rudy Gay Makes A Statement Against OKCUpdated Nov 15, 2012 Share TweetIt’s not every day you see the defending champs get completely outclassed. But it happened in the Staples Center last night as the Clippers rolled over the Heat, 107-100. The game was never that close — a late Miami run turned what was nearly a 20-poiSource: dimemag.com
Miami Dolphins vs. Dolphins Bills highlightsNov 15The Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins each get a special teams touchdown, but Bills K Rian Lindell's four field goals turn out to be the difference in a 19-14 Bills victory.
Blue Jays-Marlins Deal Under ReviewNov 15Bud Selig on the Blue Jays-Marlins deal being under review.
Buster Blog: Fan Unrest In MiamiNov 15Buster Olney blogs about the level of unhappiness Marlins' fans have with ownership.
LeBron James' Double-Double Lifts Heat Past NuggetsNov 15Heat hold off Nuggets, 98-93.
Weekend Dime -- Mike D'Antoni And The Los Angeles LakersNov 15Marc Stein xxxx.
Weekend Dime -- Steve Nash and Mike D'Antoni get a second chanceNov 15After four years apart, Steve Nash and Mike D'Antoni are back on the title hunt in Los Angeles. Marc Stein has that and all the latest buzz from around the league in the latest Weekend Dime.
Biggest NFL games of Week 11 -- John Clayton's First & 10Nov 15This weekend will help determine how interesting the AFC playoff race will be down the stretch, John Clayton writes.
Zach Randolph and Kendrick Perkins confrontation being looked into by NBANov 15The NBA is investigating Wednesday night's reported confrontation involving Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph and Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins, according to a league spokesman.