Patriots-Dolphins News And Notes
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BOSTON (CBS) – WBZ-TV’s Levan Reid passes along some news and notes — and a few fun facts — for Sunday’s Patriots-Dolphins matchup.
- This will be the 96th meeting between the Patriots and the Dolphins, including the playoffs. The Dolphins hold a 50-45 edge over the Pats, but New England has swept the series the last three years.
-The Patriots have won six straight over the Dolphins and a win on Sunday will give them the franchise’s longest regular season winning streak against Miami.
- Bill Belichick is 17-9 against the Dolphins since becoming head coach of the Patriots in 2000.
- Tom Brady is 10-1 against Miami in home games and 16-6 against them lifetime.
- Rob Gronkowski has 38 touchdown receptions from Tom Brady. He needs one more from Brady to tie Randy Moss for the most touchdown receptions from TB12.
- Gronkowski has ten 100-yard games, the most by a Patriots tight end in team history.
- Stephen Gostkowski’s field goal streak is now at 13.
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- Julian Edelman is tied for third in the league with 46 receptions.
- There are 19 players on the Patriots roster that entered the NFL as undrafted free agents.
- The Patriots have sold out 210 consecutive home games, including the playoffs and preseason.
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