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Playing to Lose

E LIVE IN ODD ATHLETIC TIMES. LOSING HAS never been this fashionable. Look no further than the 2019 Miami Dolphins, who, as the season was about to kick off, traded two starters for a haul of future draft picks. The Dolphins decided, in modern parlance, to “tank,” or sacrifice the present for the potential of a brighter future.

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