Dolphins Vs. Ravens: Postgame Notes

Posted Oct 6, 2013

Get all the postgame notes and statistical milestones.

· Today’s paid attendance was 68,342.

· Charles Clay, Brandon Fields and Paul Soliai served as today’s game captains.

· With today’s victory, Baltimore now leads the overall series 6-5, winning the last four contests.

· Miami registered four penalties vs. Baltimore (10/6), compared to six by the Ravens. They have had fewer penalties than their opponents in four of the five games to start the season.

· Ryan Tannehill’s 307 passing yards vs. Baltimore (10/6) was the third highest total of his career. This was the most yards he has ever passed for at home.

· Ryan Tannehill’s 40 attempts vs. Baltimore (10/6) was the second most in his career. His career high was 41 at Arizona (9/30/12).

· Ryan Tannehill recorded an 85.0 or higher passer rating for the fourth consecutive home game. In his last for home contests, Tannehill has completed 80-of-128 passes (62.5%) for seven touchdowns, one interception and a 98.2 passer rating.

· After five games, Miami has four players that are on pace for 70 or more receptions; Brian Hartline (25 receptions, on pace for 80), Brandon Gibson (24 receptions, on pace for 77), Charles Clay (23 receptions, on pace for 74) and Mike Wallace (22 receptions, on pace for 70). Miami has never had four players catch 70 or more passes in the same season.

Miami also has three players, projected to surpass the 900 yard receiving mark with Brian Hartline (332 yards, on pace for 1,062), Charles Clay (297 yards, on pace for 950) and Brandon Gibson (282 yards, on pace for 902) with Mike Wallace (281 receptions, on pace for 899) near the mark. This would also be the first time Miami had three players achieve this feat in the same season.

· Mike Wallace’s recorded seven receptions vs. Baltimore (10/6). This was the 12th time that Wallace has caught seven or more passes in a regular season game.

· With 105 yards, Mike Wallace recorded his 16th career 100 yard receiving game vs. Baltimore (10/6).

· Mike Wallace’s 105 receiving yards vs. Baltimore (10/6) are the third-most in team history against the Ravens.

Mike Wallace’s 49-yard reception in the second quarter vs. Baltimore (10/6) was the longest of his Dolphins career and the longest since a 60-yard reception vs. (12/16/12) when he played for the Pittsburgh Steelers.

· Charles Clay caught his second touchdown pass of the season in as many games from Ryan Tannehill on a nine-yard pass in the second quarter at New Orleans (10/6). This was Clay’s seventh touchdown reception in his career.

· Charles Clay recorded a 45 yard reception from Ryan Tannehill vs. Baltimore (10/6). This was Clay’s third longest reception of his career.

· Charles Clay recorded 52 receiving yards vs. Baltimore (10/6) and now has 297 receiving yards in the first five games of the 2013 season. Clay is on pace for 950 yards, which would be the highest total by a Dolphins tight end in team history.

· Brandon Gibson’s 46-yard reception vs. Baltimore (10/6), was the longest of his career.

· Reshad Jones recorded his first interception of the season vs. Baltimore (10/6) that he returned 25 yards for a touchdown. This was the safety’s seventh career interception and first career touchdown. The last time that a Miami Dolphins player had an interception return for a touchdown was Kevin Burnett who had a 34-yard interception return for a score vs. Oakland (12/4/11). This was also the first interception return for a touchdown by a Dolphins safety since Brock Marion had a 100-yard return vs. Buffalo (1/6/2002).

· Olivier Vernon recorded a sack in the second quarter vs. Baltimore (10/6) for the second consecutive game. He now has 2.5 on the season and 6.0 sacks in his career.

· Koa Misi recorded his first sack of the season in the second quarter vs. Baltimore (10/6). Misi now has 10.0 sacks on his career.

· Dannell Ellerbe recorded a fumble recovery for the second consecutive week vs. Baltimore (10/6).

Jordan Kovacs made his NFL and Dolphins debut vs. Baltimore (10/6).

· Caleb Sturgis connected on field goals from 25, 37 and 48 yards vs. Baltimore (10/6) and missed a kick from 57 yards. Sturgis is 10-for-11 on field goal attempts this season.

Miami Dolphins Injuries Reported in Press Box

Dannell Ellerbe, Shoulder, Questionable (2nd Quarter)
Nolan Carroll, Ribs, Questionable (3rd Quarter)
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