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Dolphins Halt Allen, Survive 'Butt Punt' to Beat Bills

Miami Dolphins punter Thomas Morstead (4) sees the ball go backwards after attempting a punt during the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The play resulted in a safety for the Buffalo Bills. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Miami Dolphins punter Thomas Morstead (4) sees the ball go backwards after attempting a punt during the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The play resulted in a safety for the Buffalo Bills. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
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Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP) -- Thomas Morstead stepped into the middle of Miami's end zone, swung his powerful right leg and booted a punt.

Right into the backside of blocker Trent Sherfield.