Chad Pennington looking for a little revenge: Pennington makes his debut with the Dolphins, and it just happens to come against the team he spent the last eight seasons with.
Dolphins RB Ricky Williams: Ricky looked sharp in the preseason, leading the Dolphins to place him atop their depth chart and sign him to a one-year extension. In six career games against the Jets, Williams has rushed for 530 yards and five TDs on 131 carries, including a pair of 100-yard rushing performances.
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Four of the last five games played between these teams have been decided by four points or less. ... Pennington will be the fourth different starting QB in as many games for the Dolphins against the Jets. Joey Harrington opened the final game of 2006, while Trent Green and John Beck opened the two contests against the Jets last year. ... Dolphins RB Ronnie Brown has a current streak of three straight 100-yard rushing games against the Jets, including a 112-yard, two-TD performance in his most recent outing, on September 23, 2007 at the Meadowlands. In that game, he also hauled in six passes for 99 yards and another score.