Here are the most interesting Miami Dolphins stories Wednesday from around the web:
Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald wonders if the Dolphins will ever score 30 or more points this year.
Morning take: Miami’s season-high in points is 27. The Dolphins probably won’t reach 30 points this week. The Pittsburgh Steelers' defense can be tough at Heinz Field.
Omar Kelly of the Sun Sentinel writes about the emergence of Dolphins defensive end Olivier Vernon.
Morning take: Vernon is leading Miami in sacks with 10. His performance has kept first-round pick Dion Jordan on the bench all season.
The Dolphins team site examines linebacker Dannell Ellerbe facing his former rival.
Morning take: Ellerbe saw his share of action in the Steelers-Baltimore Ravens rivalry. Ellerbe knows what it takes to beat Pittsburgh.
Andrew Abramson of the Palm Beach Post points out that the Dolphins’ pass defense is in the top 10.
Morning take: Miami’s pass defense is ranked No. 9 to be exact. The Dolphins’ cornerback play has improved as the year has gone on and so has the team’s pass rush.