Nobody can appreciate what Tom Brady and the Patriots did to the Falcons in Super Bowl 51 more than the NFL players who have to play against them.
As New England erased a 28-3 deficit Sunday and pulled off the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history, those players expressed the same shock and awe you likely experienced as you watched the epic game.
They were among the millions tweeting during the Patriots’ 34-28 win. Most could not get over the performance of Brady and his status as the greatest quarterback in NFL history.
In the meantime, Miami found a way to bolster its passing attack with Thomas.
The 6-5 pass catcher is one of the NFL’s better red zone threats, but struggled to NFL Jerseys Free Shipping stay on the field since signing a five-year, $46 million free agent deal with the Jaguars in 2015.
Thomas, a two-time Pro Bowler, has played just 21 games the last two seasons, catching nine touchdowns. In Miami, he’ll be reunited with Dolphins head coach Adam Gase, who was offensive coordinator for the Broncos when Thomas hauled in 24 touchdowns from 2013-2014.
Albert’s injury issues also plagued his time in Miami, limiting him to 35 games in three seasons.
In trading the nine-year veteran, who has started 118 NFL games, the Dolphins would shift 2016 first-round pick Laremy Tunsil from guard to left tackle, where he played at Ole Miss. The Jaguars, meanwhile, mend an inconsistent offensive line with a player who helped the Dolphins rush for 1,824 yards in 2016.