MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – The Miami Dolphins 5-game losing streak is history after beating the Denver Broncos 35-9 on Sunday.
Head coach Adam Gase is a former Broncos offensive coordinator, he faced his former Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph.
The Dolphins defense got on the board first with a safety to make it 2-0 in the first quarter.
Julius Thomas caught a 9-yard touchdown from Jay Cutler to make the score 9-3 in the second quarter.
The Dolphins defense struck again before the half with a pick-6 by Xavien Howard.
The Dolphins led 16-3 at the half.
In the third quarter, Cutler gave back the pick-6 getting intercepted by Justin Simmons who took the ball 65-yards for a touchdown.
The Dolphins pulled away later in the third with a Kenyan Drake 42-yard touchdown.
In the fourth quarter, Kenny Stills caught a 23-yard touchdown to put away the win.
Miami is now 5-7.
They host the New England Patriots on Monday Night Football.
The Broncos have now lost 8 straight.