The Dolphins find themselves in the same position as last year as they prepare to host the Baltimore Ravens.

At this time last year, the Dolphins were on a three-game losing streak with Jay Fiedler on the sidelines and had dropped to 5-4 on the season as the Ravens came to Pro Player Stadium.

This season, they have lost two straight with Brian Griese starting for Fiedler and again find themselves at 5-4.

Now, the Dolphins can only hope the similarities extend to the result of the Ravens game — considering Miami beat Baltimore 26-7 at Pro Player Stadium.

What follows is a preview of the Ravens-Dolphins matchup:

WHO: Miami Dolphins (5-4) vs. Baltimore Ravens (5-4)

WHEN: Sunday, 1 p.m. ET

WHERE: Pro Player Stadium

TV: CBS (Dick Enberg, play-by-play; Dan Dierdorf, analysis; Bonnie Bernstein, sidelines)

LINE: Dolphins by 6

NFL RANKINGS: Dolphins — 26th in the NFL in total offense, 18th in rushing offense, 26th in passing offense, 15th in total defense, 2nd in rushing defense, 27th in passing defense

Ravens — 25th in the NFL in total offense, 1st in rushing offense, 32nd in passing offense, 2nd in total defense, 8th in rushing defense, 4th in passing defense

COACHES: Dolphins, Dave Wannstedt (4th year with team); Ravens, Brian Billick (5th year with team)

SERIES RECORD: The Dolphins lead 3-1

LAST FOUR MEETINGS: 2002 at Miami, Dolphins 26, Ravens 7; 2001 playoffs at Miami, Ravens 20, Dolphins 3; 2000 at Miami, Dolphins 19, Ravens 6; 1997 at Baltimore, Dolphins 24, Ravens 13

INJURIES: Dolphins — S Trent Gamble (knee) is out/IR; QB Jay Fiedler (knee), C Tim Ruddy (knee), CB Patrick Surtain (ankle) and LB Zach Thomas (groin) are questionable; DT Larry Chester (hamstring/quad), G Jamie Nails (elbow), G Todd Perry (eye), RB Ricky Williams (calf) and S Shawn Wooden (knee) are probable.

Ravens — QB Kyle Boller (leg) is out; TE John Jones (leg) and WR Frank Sanders (ankle) are doubtful; WR Marcus Robinson (leg), RB Chester Taylor (leg) and WR Travis Taylor (chest) are probable.

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