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Dolphins vs. Eagles 2015 live stream: Time, TV schedule and how to watch online

Can the Dolphins still turn their season around?

On Sunday, the Miami Dolphins will head up north to take on the Philadelphia Eagles hoping to bounce back from their two recent losses and even out their season record. The Eagles are coming off an exciting overtime win over the Dallas Cowboys and have a little more oomph than they did earlier in the year.

The Dolphins haven't had an easy road this season and will definitely be tested by a defense that is starting to find its swagger. Quarterback Ryan Tannehill completed 75 percent of passes for 309 yards last weekend against the Buffalo Bills, but kept getting in his own way with two fumbles and no touchdowns scored. A loss seemed in the cards early when the Dolphins gave up a safety on the offense's first play of the game.

Still, the team did hold tight with the Bills through the first three quarters. Then, Miami quickly lost momentum following a turnover that resulted in a Buffalo touchdown.

Running back Lamar Miller carries most of the workload on the ground for Miami with 478 rushing yards and five touchdowns on the season. He is also a talented receiver with 269 yards through the air and a touchdown catch.

The Dolphins' defense has failed to stop the run all season, allowing two Bills running backs to go for over 100 yards on Sunday. They didn't seem to fare much better against the pass, either, allowing wideout Sammy Watkins to catch eight passes for 168 yards and a touchdown.

The Eagles haven't put up a strong passing game, but a rushing attack that includes DeMarco Murray, Ryan Mathews and Darren Sproles could give Miami some trouble. Despite having struggled early in the season, Murray had a great game against his former team last week with 161 all-purpose yards and a touchdown.

The Eagles were able to pull off the win against the Dallas Cowboys last Sunday with a Sam Bradford pass to Jordan Matthews for the game-winning touchdown in overtime. Two of the more inconsistent players on offense were able to put their heads down and get the Eagles back to .500. Matthews finally was able to hold on to the ball and recorded a season-high 133 yards on nine catches.

The normally strong secondary for the Eagles struggled to contain the Matt Cassel-to-Cole Beasley connection, allowing the Cowboys to put up 27 points and take it to an extra period. The defense suffered a big blow on Sunday, too, with rookie stud Jordan Hicks being placed on injured reserve with a pectoral injury.

With the loss at linebacker, the Eagles brought back former teammate Emmanuel Acho, who played 14 games in 2014 for Philadelphia and should be able to step back in quickly. Aside from Acho, the defense will rely on Mychal Kendricks, Kiko Alonso and DeMeco Ryans, which is still a pretty strong group.

The Dolphins will have to do a lot to beat the Eagles, but it wouldn't be the first time Philadelphia suffered a head-scratching loss.

How to watch

When: 1 p.m. ET

Where: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia


Announcers: Kevin Harlan, Rich Gannon

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