Three touchdown passes from Ryan Fitzpatrick gave the Dolphins a 21-0 halftime lead over the visiting Jets. Fitzpatrick, after connecting with tight end Adam Shaheen on a three-yard score, hit receiver Preston Williams on another three-yard toss on Miami’s third possession. After watching his defense force a fifth Jets punt, Fitzpatrick hit Shaheen for a 43-yard gain before he found tight end Durham Smythe four a four-yard score. The Jets were threatening to score again before Fitzpatrick was intercepted in the red zone by cornerback Brian Poole.
Fitzpatrick went 14-of-18 for 147 yards in the first half. He was complementd by running back Myles Gaskin, who gained 79 all-purpose yards on 11 touches. Miami’s defense, 15th in the league in third down efficiency entering Sunday’s game, did not allow a Jets third down conversion during the game’s first 30 minutes.
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How to watch
Time: 4:05 p.m. ET
Location: Hard Rock Stadium (Miami Gardens, Florida)
TV: CBS | Stream: CBS All Access