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Dolphins snap the Patriots decade-long win streak in season openers

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By Anthony Caruso III
Posted: September 7th, 2014 at 4:36 pm EST

The Miami Dolphins were given little respect heading into the season opener with the New England Patriots. Now, those pundits were all wrong, as the Dolphins stopped a long Patriots win streak.

The Dolphins trailed 20-10 going into halftime. They scored 23 points in the final two quarters, while shutting the Patriots out.

Miami Dolphins

Miami Dolphins

The wins snaps a two game losing streak that the team had over the last two games of the 2013 season. It also drops Tom Brady to 11-2 all-time in season openers.

The Patriots last loss in the season opener came on September 7th, 2003 against the Buffalo Bills. In that game, the Pats lost 31-0.

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