Tua Tagovailoa, Dolphins hold off Giants, win 20-9

Dolphins extend winning streak to 5
Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa prepares to throw vs. New York Giants, Dec. 5, 2021
Posted at 4:37 PM, Dec 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-05 16:37:17-05

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Tua Tagovailoa threw a pair of short touchdown passes and the Miami Dolphins extended their winning streak to five games by topping the New York Giants 20-9 on Sunday.

Isaiah Ford and Mack Hollins had the scoring grabs for Miami (6-7).

Jaylen Waddle had nine catches for 90 yards for the Dolphins and rookie Jaelan Phillips had two more sacks to give him five in his last two games.

Tagovailoa completed 30 of 41 passes for 244 yards and the two scores.

Backup Mike Glennon completed 23 of 44 throws for 187 yards for New York.

Saquon Barkley had 55 rushing yards on 11 carries for the Giants.