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Greg Cote: Blown opportunities spell heartbreak for Miami Dolphins against Green Bay Packers

Sometimes exhilaration dissolves into despair in a single play, a single moment. Heartbreak is an overused term in sports, but there are times when the word seems insufficient, when the next few seconds change everything and turn a joyful, cheering stadium dejected or angry. Stunned, mostly. The Dolphins' postgame locker room was littered with silence and regret on Sunday. "One stop," muttered defensive end Cameron Wake. "One play ..." Receiver Mike Wallace shook his head before writing a two-word epitaph as accurate as it was succinct: "Blown opportunity," he said softly. Six seconds. Four yards. That's how close the Dolphins were to winning...

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