The Commanders did what no NFL crew might do that season till Monday night time: beat the Eagles. The NFC East rivals ended Philadelphia’s unbeaten bid whereas additionally saving the 1972 Dolphins from maintaining firm as the one crew in NFL historical past to take pleasure in an ideal season.
Naturally, thanks have been so as. Miami legend Larry Csonka took to Twitter to thank Washington for maintaining his well-known crew alone in NFL historical past.
“Thanks #WashingtonCommanders Like 2020 once they KOed the #Steelers, I am a fan of Washington tonight!” he mentioned.
When mentioning the Steelers, Csonka is referring to the 2020 season, when the Commanders blew Pittsburgh’s try at perfection in Week 12. The Dolphins went 14-0 and gained the Tremendous Bowl 50 years in the past, an achievement that they belongs solely to them.
For one more yr, the 1972 Dolphins have bragging rights.
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