The Miami Dolphins are hoping that a clean slate will help iron out the kinks after a better than expected 8-8 season under an ultraviolet media spotlight. 2014 Miami Dolphins Betting Odds are listed at 50 to 1 to win Superbowl 50. The linesmakers are forecasting that Miami still has a way to go to catch up to the NFL’s upper echelon despite returning the nucleus of mean defense that ranked 8th in scoring. Our Expert NFL Picks panel broke down the ‘Phins. 2014 Miami Dolphins Betting Odds have Miami at +5000 Superbowl 50 Odds (Bet $1000 to win $50,000) at Carbon Sportsbook
Team Strengths: Stout defensive front-seven led by pass-rushing menace Cameron Wake (6’3″ 260 4.65 40-speed). Tight coverage in the secondary with a very-good group of defensive backs. Big-play potential at the skill positions with running backs Knowshon Moreno (4.50) Lamar Miller (4.40) and wide-receiver Mike Wallace (4.40) all possessing good speed.
Team Weaknesses: The offensive line can’t be worse than the unit that let quarterback Ryan Tannehill get sacked 58 times but they will be working in five new starters, none possessing elite talent. In a quarterback driven league Tannehill appears to grade out in the middle of the pack. Poor front-office management and talent evaluation. Shaky special teams play.2014 Miami Dolphins Betting Odds have Miami season Win Total at Over/Under 8.0 Wins at Carbon Sportsbook
Free Expert Picks Summary: Miami faces a difficult schedule and as always will have to deal with the New England Patriots who have won 12 of the last 14 AFC East titles. The Dolphins showed that their core is resilient after last year’s debacle but a .500 season would be a success. Miami’s endless quest to put points on the board in the post-Dan Marino era will not change with this year’s unit unlikely to crack the top-20 in scoring.
Expert Picks Free Prediction: 7-9