After a two games road trip the New England Patroits return home to host the Miami Dophins. They won their last game against Denver and would be looking to get another win here. Their 33-8 win over the Raiders on Sunday guaranteed them a finish of .500 for the 17th straight season,that sees them tie the Cleveland Browns (1957-73) for the second longest streak to the Dallas Cowboys with 21 straight seasons (1965-85).
This is the 104th time Miami Dolphins will square up against the ew England Patriots, and they have been foes in the same division for 52 years. Last season it was Patriots who won the season series for a 10th time after they won 31-24 at the Gillette Stadium on Sept. 18 that was followed by a 35-14 victory at Miami on 1st of Jan. in the regular-season finale. The win at Miami last season ended a run of three loses against the Dolphins in Miami.
ahead of this game, the Patriots have the upper hand at home against Miami, as they hold a 33-17 record in games played in New England, these includes a 13-2 record at Gillette Stadium.