The Miami Dolphins proceed to indicate why they’re one of many shock groups within the NFL this season.
On Sunday, they went on the street and defeated the Baltimore Ravens behind the left arm of Tua Tagovailoa.
The Dolphins’ QB had a historic efficiency on Sunday, finishing 36 of fifty passes for 469 yards and 6 touchdowns.
Miami trailed 28-7 at halftime and 35-14 after three quarters.
TUA TO TYREEK. TD. TIE GAME.
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However, within the fourth, they outscored the Ravens 28-3 to win pull off the unimaginable 42-38 victory.
Tagovailoa threw for 199 yards and all 4 touchdowns within the closing quarter in what was the most effective recreation of his younger profession.
The addition of Tyreek Hill couldn’t have been extra outstanding because the star receiver reeled in 11 passes for 190 yards and two touchdowns.
Jaylen Waddle was additionally implausible matching Hill with 11 receptions and 171 yards with two touchdowns.
These two weapons match completely into the Dolphins’ system and assistance will assist Tagovailoa meet his potential.
That is the kind of efficiency followers wanted to see out of Tua and the Dolphins to indicate that they’ll compete.
Baltimore is an effective staff and occurring the street for this win ought to give the Dolphins loads of confidence.
Head coach, Mike McDaniel, seems like a slam-dunk rent.
His distinctive offensive scheme performs to the strengths of Tagovailoa and permits him to flourish.
Quick to intermediate passes are the place the Dolphins can thrive as a consequence of elite yards-after-catch gamers in Hill and Waddle.
Now with the Dolphins atop the AFC after two weeks, what are Tagovailoa’s probabilities at league MVP?
Tua’s MVP Possibilities
The Dolphins’ Week 3 matchup will inform us loads about their staff.
Miami host the Buffalo Payments, in a recreation that may resolve who takes the early lead within the AFC East.
It is a probability for Tua to have an MVP second.
For his profession, the 23-year-old has struggled towards the Payments.
He’s 0-3 with one landing to 4 interceptions towards Buffalo.
However, that is his finest probability to place all of the doubters to relaxation.
If he can come out and play very effectively towards Buffalo and lead the Dolphins to a victory, he’ll firmly place himself within the MVP dialog.
He’s going to should throw for a number of landing passes and have one or zero turnovers.
Buffalo is just too good to have the ability to flip the ball over to them and nonetheless win.
Additionally, the Dolphins’ protection should step up and get some stops to offer Tagovailoa an opportunity.
Finally, the NFL MVP is a stats-based award that additionally goes to a participant on a superb staff.
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Tagovailoa already ranks first within the NFL in yards and touchdowns after two weeks, now all he wants is to proceed to win video games.
Week 3 and past will inform us loads about Tua and the Dolphins.
There have solely been two NFL MVPs (Johnny Unitas, and O.J. Simpson) that missed the playoffs within the season they received the award.
So long as Miami can return to the playoffs for the primary time since 2016, Tagovailoa has a shot at league MVP.