Miami
Dolphins
Stadium Hard Rock Stadium
0-2-0 Overall | 0-1 AFC EAST 3rd
TEAM STATSRUSHINGPASSINGPTS/G
Offense31.51885
Defense195.5321.551
Schedule
Preseason
Week 2Thu  8/8
vs
Falcons
W34-27
Week 3Fri  8/16
@
Buccaneers
L14-16
Week 4Thu  8/22
vs
Jaguars
W22-7
Week 5Thu  8/29
@
Saints
W16-13
Regular season
Week 1Sun  9/8
vs
Ravens
L10-59
Week 2Sun  9/15
vs
Patriots
L0-43
Week 3Sun  9/22
@
Cowboys
FOX1:00pm
Week 4Sun  9/29
vs
Chargers
CBS1:00pm
Week 6Sun  10/13
vs
Redskins
FOX1:00pm
Week 7Sun  10/20
@
Bills
CBS1:00pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

The Dolphins are not contenders to win the Super Bowl at 20000/1. They have no chance to win the Super Bowl. They are not a good value to win the AFC either at 10000/1. They are projected to win 3 games and come in under their pre-season futures line of 4.5. Their playoff chances are under 1%. In simulations they finish last in the AFC based on projected wins.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

Based on the money lines, the Dolphins had an expected win percentage of 17% after 2 games. At 0-2, they are short of expectations in this early part of the season. If you bet on them to win every game you would be down 200 units. They are 0-2 against the spread for a -220 loss. Their over-under record is 1-1. Their 7-9 record last season was way ahead of what was expected of them. Their game-by-game odds gave them a projected record of 5.9-10.1. They went 8-8 against the spread (-80 loss). They went over 8 times and came in under 8 times. In their next game vs the Cowboys they are only winning 9% of the simulations. The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).

TEAM OFFENSIVE AND DEFENSIVE STATS WITH LEAGUE RANKINGS

They are a very poor scoring team based on points per game and below average in yards per play. They are a very poor scoring defense based on points per game and a below average defensive TD rate.

TEAM OFFENSE (League Rank):

TEAM DEFENSE:

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team led by Ryan Fitzpatrick who is projected to be the #29 QB the rest of the season. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
35 Aikens, Walt DB6-120006/19/19916Liberty
26 Bademosi, Johnson DB6-021907/23/19908Stanford
55 Baker, Jerome OLB6-222512/25/19962Ohio State
27 Ballage, Kalen RB6-223112/22/19952Arizona State
47 Biegel, Vince LB6-324607/02/19933Wisconsin
76 Boehm, Evan G6-332108/19/19934Missouri
62 Calhoun, Shaq G6-331002/20/19960Mississippi State
95 Carradine, Tank DE6-427002/18/19906Florida State
38 Cox, Chandler FB6-124007/29/19960Auburn
51 Crawford, James LB6-223912/02/19942Illinois
77 Davis, Jesse G6-632509/15/19913Idaho
63 Deiter, Michael G6-631009/03/19960Wisconsin
32 Drake, Kenyan RB6-121101/26/19944Alabama
14 Fitzpatrick, Ryan QB6-222811/24/198215Harvard
37 Gaskin, Myles RB5-1020002/15/19970Washington
88 Gesicki, Mike TE6-625010/03/19952Penn State
56 Godchaux, Davon DT6-331111/11/19943LSU
19 Grant, Jakeem WR5-717110/30/19924Texas Tech
2 Haack, Matt P6-020507/25/19943Arizona State
90 Harris, Charles DE6-325203/06/19953Missouri
97 Harris, Trent DE6-225509/17/19951Miami (FL)
25 Howard, Xavien CB6-119807/04/19934Baylor
17 Hurns, Allen WR6-319511/12/19916Miami (FL)
65 Isidora, Danny G6-330606/05/19943Miami (FL)
95 Jenkins, John DT6-332707/11/19897Georgia
20 Jones, Reshad FS6-121502/25/198810Georgia
67 Kilgore, Daniel C6-329112/18/19879Appalachian State
42 Laird, Patrick RB6-020508/17/19950California
30 Lammons, Chris DB5-1019001/31/19961South Carolina
28 McCain, Bobby SS5-1119208/18/19935Memphis
52 McMillan, Raekwon MLB6-224211/17/19953Ohio State
93 Moss, Avery DE6-327109/16/19942Youngstown State
83 O'Leary, Nick TE6-325208/31/19924Florida State
11 Parker, DeVante WR6-321601/20/19935Louisville
24 Parker, Steven DB6-121012/14/19951Oklahoma
46 Pepper, Taybor LS6-424505/28/19942Michigan State
72 Prince, Isaiah T6-730507/29/19970Ohio State
64 Reed, Chris G6-432007/22/19924Minnesota State
3 Rosen, Josh QB6-421502/10/19972UCLA
21 Rowe, Eric CB6-120510/03/19925Utah
7 Sanders, Jason K5-1118611/16/19952New Mexico
81 Smythe, Durham TE6-626008/09/19952Notre Dame
22 Walton, Mark RB5-1020003/29/19972Miami (FL)
61 Webb, J'Marcus T6-732008/08/19887West Texas A&M
31 Webster, Ken DB5-1120206/19/19960Ole Miss
94 Wilkins, Christian DT6-431512/20/19950Clemson
18 Williams, Preston WR6-52180Colorado State
15 Wilson, Albert WR5-919507/12/19926Georgia State
33 Wiltz, Jomal CB5-1018010/23/19941Iowa State
78 Witzmann, Bryan G6-732006/16/19905South Dakota State