Week 6: Packers at Dolphins

We take our first look at Sunday's game, with statistical leaders and notes on each of the teams

Green Bay Packers (3-2) AT Miami Dolphins (2-2)

KICKOFF: noon, Sunday.

LAST GAME — 10/17/10: Dolphins 23 at Packers 20. Miami WR Brandon Marshall catches 10 passes for 127 yards and TE Anthony Fasano adds TD reception. Dolphins DE Cameron Wake records 3 sacks.

LAST GAME AT SITE — 10/22/06: Packers 34, Dolphins 24. Green Bay RB Ahman Green rushes for 118 yards, including 70-yard TD. Packers WR Donald Driver adds 10 receptions for 93 yards and TD.

BROADCAST — FOX (1:00 PM ET): Sam Rosen, John Lynch, Pam Oliver (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 92 (GB), 136 (Mia.). XM: 230 (Mia.).

PACKERS NOTES: QB Aaron Rodgers has 11 TDs vs. 0 INTs and 124.4 rating in past 4 (7 TDs and 147 rating in past 2). Has won 6 of past 7 starts vs. AFC. Aims for 3rd in row vs. AFC with 3-plus TDs and 0 INTs. Has 113.5 rating in past 2 vs. AFC…RB Eddie Lacy rushed for 105 yards and 2 TDs last week. Has 3 rush TDs in past 3 vs. AFC…WR-PR Randall Cobb leads NFC with 6 receptions TDs. Has TD in 4 of 5 games in 2014. WR Jordy Nelson has 4 TDs in past 4, including 66-yard TD last week. In past 6 vs. AFC, has 38 catches for 624 yards (104 per game) and 6 TDs. Since 2011, Nelson is 1 of 2 in NFL with 3,000-plus yards (3,847), 30-plus receptions TDs (33) and 16-plus average (16.3). Rookie WR Davante Adams had 1st career TD last week…LB Julius Peppers had 49-yard INT-TD last week. Since entering NFL in 2002, is 3rd in NFL with 120 sacks. Only player in NFL history with 100-plus sacks and 10-plus INTs. Had 3 sacks in last game vs. Mia. (11/18/10 with Chi.). LB Clay Matthews aims for 5th in row vs. AFC with sack. CB Tramon Williams had INT and FR in last meeting. Since 2010 (including playoffs), Williams ties for 1st in NFL with 20 INTs and CB Sam Shields is 4th with 18 INTs.

DOLPHINS: In Week 4 vs. Oak., QB Ryan Tannehill completed 23 of 31 passes (74.2 pct.) for 278 yards and 2 TDs vs. 1 INT for 109.3 rating in London. Club is 13-1 (.929) when Tannehill has 90-plus rating. Has 8,109 career pass yards, 4th player in club history to reach 8,000…RB Lamar Miller rushed for career-high 2 TDs with 64 yards vs. Oakland. Has 199 scrimmage yards (172 rush, 27 receptions) in past 2 games…In only meeting (12/20/09 with Pit.), WR Mike Wallace had 79 receiving yards and 2 TDs. Has TD catch in 4 of past 5. WR Brian Hartline (3,930) needs 70 receiving yards to become 7th player in club history to reach 4,000…DE CAMERON WAKE ranks 4th in club history with 53.5 sacks and needs 3.5 to surpass Trace Armstrong (56.5) for 3rd in team annals. Since entering NFL in 2009, ranks 3rd in AFC in sacks. LB Olivier Vernon has 9 sacks in past 11. CB Cortland Finnegan had 50-yard fumble-return touchdown in Week 4 vs. Raiders.

SERIESPACKERSDOLPHINS
SERIES LEADER 10-3
STREAKS2 of past 3
COACHES VS. OPP.McCarthy: 1-1Philbin: 0-0
LAST WEEKW 42-10 vs. VikingsBye (Wk. 4: W 38-14 at Raiders)
PASSINGRodgers: 98-147-1155-12 (T1C)-1-114.8 (1C) Tannehill: 93-155-902-6-3-81.2
RUSHINGLacy: 66-266-4.0-3 (T2L)Miller: 49-277-5.7-2
RECEIVINGNelson: 34 (T3L)-525 (2L)-15.4-4M. Wallace: 20-246-12.3-3
OFFENSE309.2354.3
TAKE/GIVE+6 (T1L)0
DEFENSE371.8322.3
SACKSDaniels: 2.53 tied: 2
INTs7 tied: 13 tied: 1
PUNTINGMasthay: 45.7Fields: 44.2
KICKINGCrosby: 30 (15/15 PAT; 5/6 FG)Sturgis: 34 (10/10 PAT; 8/9 FG)

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