The Miami Dolphins were a completely embarrassing and dirty football team in their 40-0 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday Night Football. The score tells you everything you need to know about the team’s football peformance on the night, but the bigger story out of the game were a couple of incidents that should result in Dolphins defensive players hearing from the league offices soon.
First, there was a vicious hit by linebacker Kiko Alonso on a sliding Joe Flacco that resulted in the Ravens’ starting quarterback suffering a concussion and needing stitches on his ear.
And late in the fourth quarter, defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh grabbed quarterback Ryan Mallett by the throat and threw him away.
That certainly isn’t going to do anything to argue against Suh’s reputation as a dirty player.
And the scene also involved Miami’s William Hayes poking Baltimore’s Austin Howard in the eye: