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Dolphins vs Cardinals Week Four Capsule

MIAMI DOLPHINS (1-2) AT ARIZONA CARDINALS (3-0)

SERIES

DOLPHINS CARDINALS
SERIES LEADER 8-2  
STREAKS 8-2 Past 2
COACHES VS. OPP. Philbin: 0-0 Whisenhunt: 1-0
LAST WEEK L 23-20 (OT) vs. Jets W 27-6 vs. Eagles
LAST GAME 9/14/08: Dolphins 10 at Cardinals 31. Arizona WR Anquan Boldin catches 3 TD passes (79, 3, 8) from QB Kurt Warner as Cardinals defense holds Miami to 236 total yards.
LAST GAME AT SITE 9/14/08
BROADCAST CBS (1:05 PM MST): Bill Macatee, Steve Tasker. SIRIUS: 136 (Mia.), 148 (Arz.). XM: 235 (Arz.). 

STATS

PASSING Tannehill (R): 54-102-615-1-4-58.3 Kolb: 38-59-428-4-0-108.6 (3L)
RUSHING Bush: 50-302-6.0-2 R. Williams: 31-105-3.4-0
RECEIVING Hartline: 13-202-15.5-0 Fitzgerald: 14-181-12.9-1
OFFENSE 369.3 263.3
TAKE/GIVE -3 +2
DEFENSE 373.7 316.3
SACKS Starks: 2 Washington: 3
INTs 3 tied: 1 Peterson, A. Wilson: 1
PUNTING Fields: 52.8 (3L) Zastudil: 47.1
KICKING Carpenter: 17 (8/8 PAT; 3/5 FG) Feely: 25 (7/7 PAT; 6/6 FG)

NOTES

DOLPHINS: Rookie QB RYAN TANNEHILL (No. 8 overall) aims for 1st career win on road…Dolphins avg. 175.7 rush yards per game, 3rd-best in AFC…In past 7, RB REGGIE BUSH is averaging 111.3 rush yards per game (821 total). Bush (5,988) needs 12 scrimmage yards to reach 6,000 career. Bush totaled 108 scrimmage yards (84 rushing, 24 receiving) in only game vs. Arz. (Div. playoff on 1/16/10 w/ NO). Bush averages 5.6 yards per carry in 9 road games with Dolphins. Rookie RB LAMAR MILLER averages 5.9 yards per carry (19 att., 113 yards). Rookie FB JORVORSKIE LANE recorded 1st rush TD of career last week…WR DAVONE BESS had season-high 86 receiving yards last week…DE CAMERON WAKE (28) needs 2 sacks to become 7th Dolphin to reach 30 career sacks…LB KARLOS DANSBY spent 6 seasons with Cardinals (2004-09)…S CHRIS CLEMONS & CB RICHARD MARSHALL each posted 1st INT of season last week…Rookie PR MARCUS THIGPEN ranks 3rd in AFC with 17.7 PR avg. (9 returns, 159 yards)…CARDINALS: Are 3-0 for 1st time since 1974. Club has won 10 past 12, best record in NFL over past 12. Team has won 7 in row at home…QB KEVIN KOLB ranks 3rd in NFL with 108.6 rating. Is 2nd in NFL & 1st in NFC with 127.8 rating on 3rd down. Has posted 100+ rating in game 8 times & his teams are 8-0…RB RYAN WILLIAMS rushed for career-high 83 yards & avg. 6.4 yards per att. When RB BEANIE WELLS has 17+ att., team is 7-3…WR LARRY FITZGERALD had 9 catches for 114 yards & TD last week & became youngest in NFL history to reach 700 receptions (707). Since 2005, leads NFL in rec. yards (9,016) & rec. TDs (66). In 2 career meetings, has 11 catches for 245 yards (122.5 per game) & TD. Rookie WR MICHAEL FLOYD had 1st career TD last week…Club has 2+ sacks in 9 consecutive games, longest active streak in NFL. S KERRY RHODES had sack & FF that led to S JAMES SANDERS’ 93-yard FR-TD last week. LB DARYL WASHINGTON had 2 sacks last week & has 4 sacks in past 3 at home. Is 1 of 3 NFL players with 8+ sacks (8) & 2+ INTs (2) since 2011. DE CALAIS CAMPBELL has 3 sacks in past 2 vs. AFC & aims for 3rd in row vs. AFC with sack.


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