The Dolphins haven’t done much winning against the Patriots in recent seasons. But one of the newest members of the team feels the AFC East’s dominant team for more than a decade is vulnerable after an offseason marked by the arrest of tight end Aaron Hernandez on murder charges, another injury setback to tight end Rob Gronkowski and the departure of prolific pass catcher Wes Welker via free agency.
Linebacker Dannell Ellerbe told CBSSports.com on Monday that it is up to the Dolphins to prove they can beat the Patriots, who have handled the Dolphins 10 of the 12 times they have played since 2007.
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