Week 6 Preview: Packers at Dolphins

We have team notes and plenty of stats as we take our final look at this matchup before Sunday's noon kickoff at Miami.

GREEN BAY (3-2) at MIAMI (2-2)

KICKOFF/TV: Sunday, noon, FOX

OPENING LINE: Packers by 3 1/2

RECORD VS. SPREAD: Green Bay 2-3, Miami 2-2.

SERIES RECORD: Dolphins lead 10-3

LAST MEETING: Dolphins beat Packers 23-20, Oct. 17, 2010

LAST WEEK: Dolphins had a bye; Packers beat Vikings 42-10

AP PRO32 RANKING: Dolphins No. 23, Packers No. 9

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES: Green Bay is 1-6 in Miami, with lone victory in 2006, Mike McCarthy's first year as coach. ... Miami's Joe Philbin will coach against Packers for first time. He was on their staff from 2003 through 2011, including five years as offensive coordinator. ... Aaron Rodgers' passer rating of 114.8 ranks second in NFL. He's tied for second with 12 touchdown passes and has thrown only one interception in 147 attempts, second-best in league. ... Packers have plus-6 turnover differential, which is tied for best in NFL. They rank second with seven interceptions. ... Green Bay has scored touchdowns on 13 of 18 red zone possessions, third-best in league. ... Green Bay has point differential of plus-212 against AFC since 2006, most in NFC. ... Packers rank last in NFL in run defense at 163 yards per game. They've given up 20 runs of 10 yards or more, tied for third-worst. ... With average of 142 rushing yards per game, Dolphins on pace for best season running since 2002, when Ricky Williams won NFL rushing title. ... Lamar Miller ranks fourth among running backs at 5.7 yards per carry. ... Dolphins defense leads NFL with averages of 4.7 yards per play, 5.3 per pass and 9.9 per completion. ... Ryan Tannehill ranks 32nd and next-to-last in NFL at 5.8 yards per attempt. Fourth-quarter rating of 53.2 ranks 40th. ... Dolphins rank last in punt coverage, allowing returns averaging 14.8 yards. Brandon Fields ranks 32nd and last with net punting average of 32.9. Last year he ranked second at 42.4.

PACKERSNFC NFL
TEAM STATS  
Turnover Margin (+6)1 1t
Points Scored (26.8)5 7
Points Allowed (21.2) 4t 10t
Total Offense (309.2) 14 28
Rushing (89.6)13 25
Passing (219.6)11 18
Total Defense (371.8) 11 22
vs. Rush (163.0)16 32
vs. Pass (208.8)3 6
Third-Down Offense (45.5%)8 10
Third-Down Defense (48.6%)13 29
Red-Zone Offense (72.2%)2 3
Red-Zone Defense (50.0%)2t 8t
INDIVIDUAL STATS 
Passing: Rodgers (114.8)1 2
Rushing: Lacy (266)9 16
Receptions: Nelson (34)3t 3t
Rec. Yds.: Nelson (525)2 2
Interceptions: Seven players (1)13t 25t
Sacks: Daniels (2.5) 11t 24t

DOLPHINSAFC NFL
TEAM STATS  
Turnover Margin (0)9t 14t
Points Scored (24.0)7 14
Points Allowed (24.3) 11 19
Total Offense (354.3)8 15
Rushing (142.3)2 5
Passing (212.0)11 23
Total Defense (322.3)4 7
vs. Rush (107.3)8 13
vs. Pass (215.0)5 9
Third-Down Offense (38.2%)8 21
Third-Down Defense (40.3%)8t 11t
Red-Zone Offense (50.0%)10 20t
Red-Zone Defense (58.3%)11 19
INDIVIDUAL STATS 
Passing: Tannehill (81.2)11 25
Rushing: L. Miller (277)6t 11t
Receptions: Wallace (20)22t 46t
Rec. Yds.: Wallace (246)22 47t
Interceptions: Three players (1)13t 25t
Sacks: Three players (2.0)16t 31t


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