Sunday, December 13, 2009
Henne's 17 straight ties team mark
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Miami Dolphins quarterback Chad Henne completed 17 straight pass attempts against the Jacksonville Jaguars, tying a franchise record.
Henne threw two incompletions on his first three tries, then he started connecting. His streak came to an end late in the third quarter.
He tied Chad Pennington, who set the record last year over parts of two games. Henne's 17 in a row is a Dolphins record for a single game.
The top six in Dolphins history:
- 17, Chad Henne, Dec. 13, 2009, at Jacksonville.
- 17, Chad Pennington, Dec. 7, 2008 at Buffalo through Dec. 14, 2008, versus San Francisco.
- 15, Dan Marino, Nov. 8, 1992, at Indianapolis through Nov, 16, 1992 versus Buffalo.
- 14, Dan Marino, Nov. 17, 1996, at Houston through Nov. 25, 1996, versus Pittsburgh.
- 13, Earl Morrall, Dec. 1, 1975, versus New England.