Miami Dolphins DT Ndamukong Suh on New York Jets, his future in TV

Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh (93), stops Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson (31). (Bill Ingram / The Palm Beach Post)

Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh (93), stops Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson (31). (Bill Ingram / The Palm Beach Post)

On confidence in Matt Moore:

No question. Obviously he’s been in the position before and we’ll go from there.

On if there’s more of a challenge on defense without Ryan Tannehill:

This is the ultimate team game. So you need all three phases no matter what. On the defense side of the ball we always look finding as many opportunities as we can to get the ball back for the offense and give them as many opportunities to put points on the board.

Jets changing QBs? What does that change for defense?

Honestly, it just gives a little bit more of an understanding that we’ve got to figure out what this quarterback likes to do and what he’ll check into and his mechanisms of getting the offense going into the flow. I think the offense of watching film today and the last couple of days stayed pretty much the same so we’ll just see his flow and his mechanisms of getting the offense rolling.

On if defense will key on forcing more turnovers from a young Jets QB:

I think at the end of the day we want to give whatever quarterback we’re going against flustered and off their particular game and obviously it’s usually easier with a younger guy but that doesn’t mean it’s a great opportunity to get it done because you just never know what they have. They may change their offense. They may do some different things to make it easier for him so at the end of the day I think the best thing for us, especially the defensive line and myself is to get in his face, get him on the ground and obviously shut down the run.

On December football:

December football is when you make a name for yourself and the organization. So at the end of the day I’m excited to be in the position that we’re in and I’m just going to go out there and play as hard and as fast as we can.

On all the Dolphins injuries — do they not matter now?

No. Unfortunately we’ve had tough breaks with different situations, with different players on the team, obviously guys that have helped us in the past and will continue to help us in the future. But at the end of the day you’ve got to go out there and play the cards that you have and try and be as successful as you can, especially in the situation that we’re in.

On seeing LB Kiko Alonso doing everything in practice today:

Kiko was out there last week so it’s always good to see him. But at the end of the day, we’re ready to go and everybody’s going to step up and do their particular part and we hope for Kiko to be right there with us.

You interviewed Warren Buffett the other day. Is your future in TV?

You are probably the millionth person to ask me that. Honestly, I’m not a fan of being in front of the camera. It’s part of the job and I enjoy it at times but you never know. We’ll see. Wait till my career is over and then I’ll give a true answer then.

Do guys talk about playoffs amongst yourselves?

I think at the end of the day we all understand what’s ahead of us and what we need to do to get done, which is obviously taking it each game at a time and getting a win. And let the cards lay where they’re going to be. I don’t think we need to even sit there and have conversations about it. I think guys at the end of the day just want to focus on their jobs at hand and go out there and make plays and be successful and get wins.

Do you know where you are in the standings (seventh in AFC)?

Do I know where I’m at? No. Uh-uh. We’re somewhere in the middle, in the top, bottom — who knows?

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