In a critical AFC East showdown last night, the Dolphins emerged with a 22-9 victory, scoring the game’s final 19 points in the last 18 minutes. Miami is now 6-4 with favorable home games against Baltimore, Minnesota, and the Jets, while Buffalo is 5-5 and a longshot to make the playoffs.
Both teams are far more effective on the defensive side of the ball, and injuries are also a factor.
Rookies Jadeveon Clowney is out and Johnny Football has yet to take a snap after week 2 of the NFL. Other than the top 5, many first-year players have made noise in the opening stages of the 2014 season. Terrence West and Kyle Fuller have been the most impressive and Derek Carr is the only quarterback to take snaps out of the 2014 NFL Draft. Here are the top 5 rookies of the NFL after week two:
Let’s take a look at five NFL rookies that will shine this season.
When Sammy Watkins was drafted out of Clemson by the Buffalo Bills, it was thought that the partnering of him and Stevie Johnson would make one of the best wide receiver tandems in the NFL. Now, he’s the number one receiver and he’s already looking to lead the Bills from worst to first.
NFL training camps start this week. And these rookies may be already feeling the pressure.