Dolphins Down Jacksonville 27-3 - Match Report
Jacksonville couldn't hang with the Dolphins on Friday as Miami blasted the Jaguars 27-3 in Preseason Week 1 action at EverBank Field.
The Dolphins were a 1-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 36.5.
Ryan Tannehill completed 5 of 9 pass attempts for 75 yards and 1 TD for the Dolphins in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jordan Todman rushed for 45 yards for Jacksonville, while Denard Robinson added 32 yards. Chad Henne threw for 87 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Mike Brown and Jonathan Grimes had 25 and 25 yards respectively.
Miami lost the offensive yardage battle to Jacksonville 289-267 yards in Friday's game. Jacksonville had more first downs as that total ended up 19-17.
Jacksonville lost the time of possession battle 32:08/27:52, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Miami takes its act on the road to face Houston looking for another win. For Jacksonville, they head on the road to face New York.