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Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Jared Odrick celebrates his sack of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the second half. (Oct. 27, 2013)

Dolphins vs. Patriots

The New England Patriots defeated the Miami Dolphins, 27-17, in an AFC East showdown Sunday at Gillette Stadium.

FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Tom Brady #12
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FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots dries his head before a game with the Miami Dolphins at Gillette Stadium on October 27, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Brandon Gibson (10) celebrates
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Miami Dolphins wide receiver Brandon Gibson (10) celebrates his touchdown catch against the New England Patriots with Dolphins wide receiver Brian Hartline in the first quarter of an NFL football game on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady throws a
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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady throws a pass during a game against the Miami Dolphins. (Oct. 27, 2013)

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New England Patriots linebackers Dont'a Hightower, left, and
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New England Patriots linebackers Dont'a Hightower, left, and Rob Ninkovich (50) tackle Miami Dolphins tight end Charles Clay (42) in the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

New England Patriots free safety Devin McCourty (32)
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New England Patriots free safety Devin McCourty (32) grabs Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) during the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill, left, is congratulated
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Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill, left, is congratulated by Matt Moore after throwing a touchdown pass against the New England Patriots first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Miami Dolphins running back Daniel Thomas (33) runs
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Miami Dolphins running back Daniel Thomas (33) runs from New England Patriots linebackers Dont'a Hightower (54) and Jamie Collins (91) in the second quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Miami Dolphins running back Daniel Thomas, left, celebrates
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Miami Dolphins running back Daniel Thomas, left, celebrates his touchdown with center Mike Pouncey (51) in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

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Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill, right, celebrates his
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Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill, right, celebrates his touchdown pass to Daniel Thomas (33) in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Jimmy Wilson #27
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FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Jimmy Wilson #27 of the Miami Dolphins stops the run of LeGarrette Blount #29 of the New England Patriots in the first quarter at Gillette Stadium on October 27, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Ryan Tannehill #17
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FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins throws a touchdown pass by Devin McCourty #32 of the New England Patriots in the first quarter at Gillette Stadium on October 27, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Jimmy Wilson #27
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FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Jimmy Wilson #27 of the Miami Dolphins stops the run of LeGarrette Blount #29 of the New England Patriots in the first quarter at Gillette Stadium on October 27, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Armon Binns #19
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FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Armon Binns #19 of the Miami Dolphins celebrates his touchdown catch with Brian Hartline #82 he New England Patriots in the first quarter at Gillette Stadium on October 27, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

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FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Armon Binns #19
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FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 27: Armon Binns #19 of the Miami Dolphins celebrates his touchdown catch with Brian Hartline #82 he New England Patriots in the first quarter at Gillette Stadium on October 27, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin speaks from
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Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin speaks from sidelines in the first quarter of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick studies
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New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick studies pictures on the sideline in the second quarter of an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Miami Dolphins defensive backs Brent Grimes, left, and
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Miami Dolphins defensive backs Brent Grimes, left, and Reshad Jones (20) tackle New England Patriots running back Brandon Bolden (38) in the first half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Miami Dolphins middle linebacker Dannell Ellerbe, left, tackles
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Miami Dolphins middle linebacker Dannell Ellerbe, left, tackles New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, right, in the first half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

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Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Jared Odrick celebrates his
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Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Jared Odrick celebrates his sack of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the second half. (Oct. 27, 2013)

New England Patriots outside linebacker Dont'a Hightower (54)
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New England Patriots outside linebacker Dont'a Hightower (54) sacks Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) in the third quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

New England Patriots free safety Devin McCourty, right,
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New England Patriots free safety Devin McCourty, right, breaks up a pass intended for Miami Dolphins tight end Charles Clay (42) in the first half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

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