Don't underestimate the Dolphins

Patriots' opponent defined not by Wildcat but by toughness

Updated: November 6, 2009, 11:17 PM ET
By Mike Reiss and Tedy Bruschi | ESPNBoston.com

Join the conversation every week as former Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi and ESPNBoston.com's Mike Reiss break down New England's upcoming game. This week, it's the Patriots hosting the Dolphins on Sunday (1 p.m.).

Mike: Let's kick it off with a quick statistic. The Patriots are 7-2 after the bye under coach Bill Belichick with six straight wins -- one over Dallas, four over Buffalo, one over San Francisco. From your time with the team, is there anything you can put your finger ...

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