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The pass defense ranks 25th after giving up 413 yards to Drew Brees, who took note of the Dolphins' susceptibility down the middle. Tight end Jimmy Graham caught four passes for 100 yards and two scores, giving tight ends five touchdown receptions against Miami this year.