The Miami Dolphins lost to the New England Patriots in devastating fashion in Week 8. The game started fast for Miami as they ran out to a 17-3 halftime lead. However, the Patriots came back with a vengeance in the second half, scoring 24 unanswered points to win the game 27-17.
While fans will doubtless focus on a few controversial calls made by the officials during the game, the Dolphins did more than enough to contribute to their own demise.
The Dolphins drop to 3-4 on the season, losers of four straight games. The Patriots move to 6-2.
New England - 27
Miami - 17