Rams-Dolphins: What to watch
Loss of Amendola will hurt the Rams' offense
|St. Louis at Miami|
|When: 1:00 PM ET|
After watching film of both teams, Scouts Inc. breaks down key elements of the Week 6 Rams-Dolphins matchup.
• Hit Tannehill: Surprisingly, Ryan Tannehill has struggled mightily against four or fewer rushers. And while St. Louis will blitz some, that is a problem this week for the impressive rookie signal-caller. Chris Long has developed into a dominant pass-rusher and great all-around player. Opposite Long, William Hayes excels against the run but is replaced on passing downs by Robert Quinn. Either Hayes or Quinn will have a tough time against Jake Long on Tannehill's blind side, but Chris Long has a distinct advantage over Jonathan Martin on Miami's right side. Arizona's weak offensive tackles had no chance last week as St. Louis sacked Kevin Kolb an amazing nine times -- with Quinn notching three of those sacks. Despite Quinn's huge day, the Dolphins should consistently roll their protection to the right or keep a tight end next to Martin on passing downs to help with Chris Long.
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