Tyler Colvin Is Not a Vampire (And Other Things We Learned This Weekend in Sports)
Tyler Colvin got staked by a shattered bat in yesterday's Marlins game, but he'll live to play again.
What would it take for a Florida Marlins game to overshadow a Dolphins victory on a Sunday in September? An act of God? No, just a freak accident in which a shattered bat impales itself in the chest of a Chicago Cubs outfielder.
But a team can't rely on defensive touchdowns for a whole season. Nor can a team have its defense cause turnovers only to have its offense create turnovers of their own. When Chad Henne proves he can move the offense, this Dolphins team has a choice to join the league's elite.
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