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Jets Week 13: About the Dolphins

After starting the season 3-0, the Dolphins are

After starting the season 3-0, the Dolphins are just 2-6 since Sept. 30. | Photo Credit: AP

The 5-6 Jets look to rebound from two straight losses as they take on their AFC East rival Miami Dolphins on Sunday at MetLife Stadium. Learn more about the Jets' Week 13 opponent.

The Dolphins are 2-1 in their past three
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The Dolphins are 2-1 in their past three meetings with the Jets. The last time the Jets beat the Dolphins was Sept. 23, 2012 when Nick Folk hit a game-winning field goal in overtime to give the Jets a 23-20 victory. |

After starting the season 3-0, the Dolphins are
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After starting the season 3-0, the Dolphins are just 2-6 since Sept. 30. |

Mike Wallace hasn’t been quite what the Dolphins
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Mike Wallace hasn’t been quite what the Dolphins expected when they signed him this offseason. He already has 95 targets (he’s never exceeded 119 in a season) in 11 games, but he has just 49 catches for 661 yards and two touchdowns. His previous low in yards (756) and TDs (six) both came in his rookie season in 2009. |

Whether they admit that it’s a distraction or
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Whether they admit that it’s a distraction or not, the Dolphins have had to deal with the aftermath of the Jonathan Martin-Richie Incognito bullying scandal since earlier this month. |

With Reggie Bush gone, Lamar Miller has taken
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With Reggie Bush gone, Lamar Miller has taken the featured back role in Miami. The second-year running back has 475 rushing yards and two touchdowns, a big drop off from what Bush has done in Detroit — 1,120 all-purpose yards and four TDs. |

In his first year as a starter tight
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In his first year as a starter tight end Charles Clay has become a solid option for quarterback Ryan Tannehill, especially in the red zone. Clay has 46 catches for 501 yards and four touchdowns, three of which have come in the red zone. |

Led by Philip Wheeler, Reshad Jones and Dimitri
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Led by Philip Wheeler, Reshad Jones and Dimitri Patterson, the Dolphins’ defense ranks 10th in the league in points allowed per game with 22.3. The Jets have averaged just 16.9 points per game, 31st in the league. |

In his sophomore season, Ryan Tannehill is putting
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In his sophomore season, Ryan Tannehill is putting up comparable numbers to last year. He has 2,784 yards, 15 touchdowns and 12 interceptions so far this year. Tannehill hasn’t fared well against the Jets in his young career, going 16-for-36 for 196 yards and a pick in a loss last year in his first matchup against the Jets. The second time around, he was forced to leave the game with a leg injury after just five pass attempts. |

Each of the past three seasons, the Jets
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Each of the past three seasons, the Jets and Dolphins have split their season series. Their second meeting of the year is Dec. 29 at Sun Life Stadium. |

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