October 10, 2014

GREEN BAY (3-2) at MIAMI (2-2)

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, FOX

OPENING LINE - Packers by 3 1/2

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Green Bay 2-3, Miami 2-2.

SERIES RECORD - Dolphins lead 10-3

LAST MEETING - Dolphins beat Packers 23-20, Oct. 17, 2010

LAST WEEK - Dolphins had a bye; Packers beat Vikings 42-10

AP PRO32 RANKING - Dolphins No. 23, Packers No. 9

PACKERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (28), RUSH (25), PASS (18).

PACKERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (22), RUSH (32), PASS (6).

DOLPHINS OFFENSE - OVERALL (15), RUSH (5), PASS (23).

DOLPHINS DEFENSE - OVERALL (7), RUSH (13), PASS (9).

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Green Bay 1-6 in Miami, with lone victory in 2006, Mike McCarthy's first year as coach. ... Miami's Joe Philbin will coach against Packers for first time. He was on their staff in 2003-11, including five years as offensive coordinator. ... Aaron Rodgers' passer rating of 114.8 ranks second in NFL. He's tied for second with 12 touchdown passes and has thrown only one interception in 147 attempts, second-best in league. ... Packers have plus-6 turnover differential, which is tied for best in NFL. They rank second with seven interceptions. ... Green Bay has scored touchdowns on 13 of 18 red zone possessions, third-best in league. ... Green Bay has point differential of plus-212 against AFC since 2006, most in NFC. ... Packers rank last in NFL in run defense at 163 yards per game. They've given up 20 runs of 10 yards or more, tied for third-worst. ... With average of 142 yards rushing per game, Dolphins on pace for best season running since 2002, when Ricky Williams won NFL rushing title. ... Lamar Miller ranks fourth among running backs at 5.7 yards per carry. ... Dolphins defense leads NFL with averages of 4.7 yards per play, 5.3 per pass and 9.9 per completion. ... Ryan Tannehill ranks 32nd and next to last in NFL at 5.8 yards per attempt. Fourth-quarter rating of 53.2 ranks 40th. ... Dolphins rank last in punt coverage, allowing returns averaging 14.8 yards. Brandon Fields ranks 32nd and last with net punting average of 32.9. Last year he ranked second at 42.4.

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