- Associated Press - Thursday, September 10, 2015

MIAMI (8-8) at WASHINGTON (4-12)

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS

OPENING LINE - Dolphins by 3 1/2

SERIES RECORD - Dolphins lead 8-5

LAST MEETING - Dolphins beat Redskins 20-9, Nov. 13, 2011

AP PRO32 RANKING - Dolphins No. 14, Redskins No. 28

DOLPHINS OFFENSE - OVERALL (14), RUSH (12), PASS (17)

DOLPHINS DEFENSE - OVERALL (12), RUSH (24), PASS (6)

REDSKINS OFFENSE - OVERALL (13), RUSH (19), PASS (11)

REDSKINS DEFENSE - OVERALL (20), RUSH (12), PASS (23)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Most recent time these teams played, Reggie Bush scored decisive touchdown and Rex Grossman started at QB for Redskins. … Teams have traded wins over past seven games in series, beginning with Miami victory in 1987. Home team has won each time during that span. … Miami defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle and Redskins coach Jay Gruden worked together in Cincinnati in 2011. … Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill and Washington QB Kirk Cousins, both 2012 draft selections, trained together prior to 2012 NFL Combine at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla. . Tannehill only player in franchise history to pass for at least 3,000 yards in first three NFL seasons. … Miami RB Lamar Miller ran for career-high 1,099 yards last year. He scored eight TDs. … Dolphins WR Mike Wallace needs three TDs to reach 50 for career. Teammate Jarvis Landry set club rookie record for receptions last year with 84. . Redskins have won three of past four openers. … Cousins makes 10th career start, first on opening weekend. … Washington RB Alfred Morris rushed for 1,074 yards in 2014, his third consecutive 1,000-yard season at outset of career. … Washington WR DeSean Jackson can make his 100th career start. He led NFL in yards per reception for second consecutive season in 2014 (20.9) . With two more sacks, Redskins LB Ryan Kerrigan (38) will tie Brian Orakpo for fifth on Redskins career list. Ken Harvey (41 1/2) is fourth. … Game marks debut of rookie guard Brandon Scherff, who’s in starting lineup after being drafted fifth overall in 2015. He will be tested by three-time All-Pro DT Ndamukong Suh, who makes Miami debut. … Unless Miami has improved its run defense significantly, look for Morris to rack up fantasy points as Redskins, with Cousins at QB, will likely focus on run game.

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