FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Nearly four years after Bill Parcells took over, the Dolphins are 25-29, and on the brink of a meltdown this season. The franchise is in worse shape than when Parcells, General Manager Jeff Ireland and coach Tony Sparano inherited it. Here are the top 20 reasons for the Dolphins failure in the Parcells era:
Building off Bill Parcells' bigger-is-better blueprint. The Dolphins put too much emphasis and energy into linemen and have little to show for it.