Miami Dolphins game against Tampa Bay Buccaneers moved to Nov. 19

Posted at 3:14 PM, Sep 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-06 09:50:04-04

The NFL announced Wednesday the Miami Dolphins' season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has been moved to Nov. 19 because of Hurricane Irma.

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The game was originally scheduled for Sunday at 1 p.m. ET at Hard Rock Stadium.

Week 11 was previously an open date for both clubs.

The NFL announced Tuesday that in the interest of public safety the game would not be played in South Florida this week.