8:30 PM ET, October 12, 2009
Sun Life Stadium, Miami, FL
Dolphins win up-and-down battle on Brown's run with 6 seconds left
MIAMI -- When the wildcat delivered a big play for the Miami Dolphins, coach Tony Sparano skipped along the sideline with glee, reached back and threw a roundhouse punch.That was just in the first quarter. The knockout came much later, again with the wildcat.Running back Ronnie Brown took the snap with 10 seconds left and scored on a 2-yard keeper for the fifth lead change of the final period, giving Miami a wild 31-27 victory over the New York Jets on Monday night.
Fired Up In Fourth
The Jets and Dolphins put on an offensive show in the final quarter as the lead changed hands several times.
|First 3 Qtrs||4th Qtr|
Chad hangs with play action
Chad Henne threw both of his TD passes on play action, including the 53-yarder to Ted Ginn Jr. when he scored with four defenders chasing him into the end zone. He had a perfect passer rating on play-action passes.
|Play Action||No Play Action|
-- ESPN Stats and Information
• Ronnie Brown scored his second touchdown of the game with 6 seconds left to give the Dolphins their second straight win over the Jets. That gives him 29 touchdowns for his career, tied for the fourth most in Dolphins history.
• Braylon Edwards, who had no receiving touchdowns in four games with the Browns this year, scored less than 13 minutes into his Jets career.
• The Jets have lost two straight after starting the season 3-0.
• This was the 11th meeting of the Jets and Dolphins on Monday Night Football, tied for the third-most played series in MNF history.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Dolphins third-string RB Patrick Cobbs came out of the game in the fourth quarter with a knee injury. ... Jets WR David Clowney also hobbled out of the game in the fourth quarter. ... The Jets' Steve Weatherford ran 26 yards with a fake punt. It was only the second carry of his four-year career.
MIAMI - OCTOBER 12: Receiver Braylon Edwards #17 warms up against the Miami Dolphins at Land Shark Stadium on...(Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from Penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.6||6.5|
Comp - Att
Yards per pass
Sacks - Yards Lost
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||3-3||3-4|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||07:31||Ronnie Brown 1 Yd Run (Dan Carpenter Kick)||0||7|
|TD||03:51||Braylon Edwards 3 Yd Pass From Mark Sanchez (Jay Feely Kick)||7||7|
|FG||00:57||Dan Carpenter 35 Yd||7||10|
|FG||02:05||Jay Feely 40 Yd||10||10|
|FG||00:04||Jay Feely 43 Yd||13||10|
|TD||14:17||Anthony Fasano 2 Yd Pass From Chad Henne (Dan Carpenter Kick)||13||17|
|TD||12:17||Thomas Jones 1 Yd Run (Jay Feely Kick)||20||17|
|TD||10:10||Ted Ginn Jr. 53 Yd Pass From Chad Henne (Dan Carpenter Kick)||20||24|
|TD||05:12||Thomas Jones 3 Yd Run (Jay Feely Kick)||27||24|
|TD||00:06||Ronnie Brown 2 Yd Run (Dan Carpenter Kick)||27||31|
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