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At the rate they're going, the Dolphins not only are going to break the team record for penalties in a season, they're going to shatter it. Not only are they going to shatter the team record, they're going to smash the NFL record. Amid all the concern and consternation over the yellow flags, there also are questions. Such as: Why does this keep happening? Can anything be done? Is there any end in sight?

It's a topic that's been discussed ad nauseum already this season because it started on opening day and hasn't stopped.The Dolphins have reached double digits in penalties every game, with a high (or low, if you will) of 18 Sunday against Buffalo.The Dolphins are starting to get compared to the Oakland Raiders, who always commit a lot of penalties, but it's not a totally valid comparison.That's... Recommended Stories

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