Dolphins Fall 20-16 Against Carolina - Game Recap

Dolphins Fall 20-16 Against Carolina - Game Recap

Carolina earned a 20-16 victory over Miami on Sunday in Week 12 action at Sun Life Stadium.

The Panthers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 4.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 39.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.

Cam Newton completed 19 of 38 pass attempts for 174 yards and 1 TD for the Panthers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Dolphins defense.

Ryan Tannehill rushed for 36 yards for Miami, while Lamar Miller added 8 yards. Ryan Tannehill threw for 310 yards for the Dolphins, while receivers Mike Wallace and Brian Hartline had 127 and 78 yards respectively.

Carolina was outgained by Miami 332-295 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-13 by the Panthers.

Miami lost the time of possession battle 30:12/29:48, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Buccaneers. The Dolphins will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.