The Ravens didn’t get the job done against the San Diego Chargers. And while Baltimore still controls its destiny, they can not afford to lose this game against the Dolphins if they wish to return to the postseason.
Can the Denver Broncos get back to their winning ways or will Miami hang another loss on Manning and company?
Whose in the green? Who’s in the red? Listen here to find out!
In a critical AFC East showdown last night, the Dolphins emerged with a 22-9 victory, scoring the game’s final 19 points in the last 18 minutes. Miami is now 6-4 with favorable home games against Baltimore, Minnesota, and the Jets, while Buffalo is 5-5 and a longshot to make the playoffs.
Both teams are far more effective on the defensive side of the ball, and injuries are also a factor.
Turnovers will again be key, for both teams. Miami and Buffalo are tied for second in the NFL with 19 takeaways.
Listen to play-by-play of the AFC East showdown between two 5-4 teams, the Buffalo Bills and the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida Thursday night on 105.7 The Fan!
The Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins are tied for second place in the AFC East with identical 5-4 records, and this Thursday night game is going to say a lot for what their postseason future may hold. Ian Eagle of CBS Sports took some time to talk about the big game and how it could affect the rest of the season for both teams. Let’s just say, this is a must-win for both the Bills and Dolphins.
Losing cornerback Jimmy Smith to season ending foot surgery is a staggering blow to the Ravens. The next two months will determine if the loss of Smith is a knockout punch.
Each week, Paul Bessire will join me to give his picks for Capper’s Corner. He will tell you where you can find value and we will always discuss the local teams.
While I’m aware that games aren’t played on paper or by computers and all the “any given Sunday” stuff, but looking at the Ravens’ schedule is cause for optimism.
Joe Fortenbaugh, from NFPost.com and Co-Host of Fantasy Sports Live in Las Vegas, joined us to talk about this week’s NFL matchups.