For the past few years Miami has been known for its defense, led by a fine pair of corners, Sam Madison and Patrick Surtain, right end Jason Taylor and far-ranging middle linebacker Zach Thomas. The Dolphins have reached the postseason the past five years, but every time they've gotten there, things have broken down.
"We've been a sound defense, but not something I'd call real dynamic," Thomas says. "With the offense we'll unleash now, we'll be able to be more aggressive, take more chances. We can blitz more, for instance. We might give up a big play now and then, but we'll make more of them, too. I promise you, we'll be exciting on both sides of the ball."
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