Miami Falls 27-17 to Patriots - Recap
|Miami Falls 27-17 to Patriots - Recap|
The Patriots grabbed a Week 8 victory over the Dolphins on Sunday, winning 27-17 at Gillette Stadium.
New England was a favorite by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 46.5.
Tom Brady completed 13 of 22 pass attempts for 116 yards and 1 TD for the Patriots in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Dolphins defense.
Lamar Miller rushed for 89 yards for Miami, while Daniel Thomas added 47 yards. Ryan Tannehill threw for 192 yards for the Dolphins, while receivers Mike Wallace and Charles Clay had 41 and 37 yards respectively.
New England lost the offensive yardage battle to Miami 301-252 yards in Sunday's game. Miami had more first downs as that total ended up 23-19.
New England lost the time of possession battle 34:59/25:01, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
New England looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Steelers. The Dolphins will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cincinnati.