Miami Dolphins: top five returning playmakers

It’s no surprise to say that last season was a total bust for the Miami Dolphins organization. Going into the season with playoff hopes, Miami found itself missing the playoffs for the seventh straight season with a losing record. If Miami is going to turn this thing around, it will have to rely on these top five returning players, and the rest of the team to step it up. The first...
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Contracts of Coples and McCain terminated by Miami Dolphins

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) The contracts of defensive end Quinton Coples and cornerback Brice McCain have been terminated by the Miami Dolphins, saving the team about $10 million in salary cap space. Coples, a former first-round draft pick, was acquired off waivers from the New York Jets in November and played in six games as a reserve. McCain, a seven-year veteran, spent one season with...
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Dolphins Release CB Brice McCain

The Miami Dolphins released CB Brice McCain on Friday, according to his agent David Canter. Dolphins have informed #TeamDEC client @McCain21 he is being released — DEC Management (@davidcanter) February 12, 2016 McCain, 29, was in the final year of his two-year, $5.5 million contract that included $3 million guaranteed. He was in line to make a base salary of $2.5 million...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Top five returning players for the Miami Dolphins

Free agency is always a stressful time in the NFL because both teams and fans never know how many players they will lose or retain. Some players that are lost could be vital to a club and without them, those teams would crumble. What people may lose sight of, is the rest of the team that is staying and the caliber of the players they still have at their disposal. Despite a lot of...
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TBT: Miami Destroys Houston

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Without a doubt, the best moment of the 2015 season for Miami Dolphins fans was...
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Which players should the Miami Dolphins should retain during free agency?

With Super Bowl 50 just played, the 2015 season is nearly concluded. Now the league begins its transition into free agency, a chance where teams both gain and lose players. Between now and mid-April teams will be able to sign and re-sign free agents to their squads. Of all the free agents, who are the key players for the Miami Dolphins? Lamar Miller- RB Miller played very well last...
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Von vs. Dion

Super Bowl MVP Von Miller is a free agent, but there's no way he becomes a Dolphin. Denver will probably give him the franchise tag. However, the Dolphins may have their own version of a Von Miller-type player under contract. That player is Dion Jordan, the top outside linebacker prospect in the 2013 draft. Naturally, Miami  him at defensive end!Before you lose your cool about...
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Wisconsin DBs Coach Daronte Jones Leaving Badgers For Miami Dolphins

Wisconsin defensive backs coach Daronte Jones is leaving the Badgers for a position with the Miami Dolphins, according to multiple reports.  Jones will help coach the Dolphins’ defensive backs.  The move was first reported by ESPN’s Adam Caplan.  #Dolphins are adding Wisconsin DBs coach Daronte Jones as asst DBs coach, source said. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) February 9...
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Dolphins Release OT Jason Fox

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Miami Dolphins released OT Jason Fox on Monday. The Dolphins will need to make a number of roster moves in order for them to address roster needs and some notable free agents like Olivier Vernon and Lamar Miller, so you can expect to see even more moves from them in the coming days. Fox, 27, was entering the final year of his two-year, $2.5...
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Ex-NFL WR Jabar Gaffney had ‘weed all over him’ at latest arrest

Former NFL wide receiver Jabar Gaffney has been arrested again, this time in Florida for apparently having weed “all over him,” according to the officer who initially pulled him over for having illegally tinted windows and driving erratically. Video of Gaffney’s arrest may be seen here. Thus continues a turbulent off-field life for the 35-year-old Gaffney, who played for the...
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Dolphins WR Greg Jennings believes that Ryan Tannehill has been 'babied' by his coaches

As the months have gone by in the aftermath of the Miami Dolphins disappointing 2015 season, more and more information has begun spilling out of the locker room regarding all that was wrong with the methods used by the coaching staff and players alike.Now a player has come out publicly and suggested that the way the Dolphins coaching staff did things wasn't necessarily the correct...
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Evaluating Miami’s receivers entering 2016

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit It appears that the Miami Dolphins have a very bright future with their current...
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2016 NFL Draft: Five targets for the Miami Dolphins

The Miami Dolphins seem to have most of the pieces they need to compete in the AFC East once again, but it hasn’t been a very good run the last few years. Once again, the team finds themselves picking in the top ten in the NFL Draft and the must take advantage of it. There a few holes the Dolphins must fill right away if they want to start competing and make their fans happy. Ryan...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Who stays and who goes - Dolphins defensive line

2015 turned out to be an up and down season for the Miami Dolphins defensive line. It started off with a lot of excitement. We brought in an elite talent in Ndamukong Suh as well and used a second round draft pick on Jordan Phillips. We had a whole stable of defensive ends such as Cameron Wake, Olivier Vernon, Dion Jordan, and Derrick Shelby.It appeared on paper that Miami would...
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Early review of the Dolphins’ 2016 regular season opponents

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit In 2015, the Miami Dolphins finished 6-10 with a relatively lackluster schedule...
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Report: Dolphins not likely to draft competition for Tannehill

While the Miami Dolphins have eight picks in the 2016 NFL Draft, it doesn’t seem likely that they’ll be using one of them to replace Ryan Tannehill. Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reported on Sunday that Tannehill isn’t expected to have any “legitimate competition” next year: “Because (Adam) Gase really likes what he has seen in Tannehill, and Mike Tannenbaum is...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Journey into the Miami Dolphins offseason

Welcome to the time of year where smoke, mirrors and mock drafts wreck our timelines. Where free agency contract restructures and the draft look to improve teams for 2016-2017. Looking ahead the Miami Dolphins have quite a few holes to fill and quite a few young pieces to build around.As the Miami Dolphins stand today they are losing two defensive ends, two wide receivers, two linebackers...
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QUIZ: Name every Miami Dolphins quarterback since Dan Marino

Can you name every Miami Dolphins quarterback since Dan Marino retired in 1999? Clue: Years active
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Ex-Florida WR Jabar Gaffney arrested for marijuana possession

One former Florida player is facing felony charges following a routine traffic stop on Friday. TMZ Sports reports that former Florida wide receive Jabar Gaffney was arrested for marijuana possession and drug paraphernalia on Friday. According to police, Gaffney was pulled over for illegal window tints and failure to stay in his lane. TMZ reports police then found Gaffney in possession...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Ndamukong Suh making moves in the business world behind Warren Buffett’s blessing

Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is regarded as one of the best defensive players in football, and he is definitely paid like it. However, he is also developing a reputation for his business acumen. The NFL star is the newest member of Ballantyne Strong’s — a tech company based in Omaha, Nebraska — board of directors, and one of its biggest investors, Warren Buffett...
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Adam Gase: 2015 was a ‘hiccup’ for Ryan Tannehill

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill stumbled through a poor 2015 season, but new head coach and quarterback whisperer Adam Gase remains confident in the young gunslinger. During an interview on the Joe Rose Show (h/t Palm Beach Post), Gase said Tannehill’s disappointing campaign was merely an outlier in a promising career. “I know last year was a hiccup and I know...
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Report: Philbin wanted to replace Tannehill with Carr

Joe Philbin may have had a bright idea in 2014, but we’ll never know. According to Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald, the former head coach of the Miami Dolphins wanted to replace quarterback Ryan Tannehill with Derek Carr in the 2014 NFL Draft. This was just two years removed from Miami’s decision to draft Tannehill with the No. 8 overall pick of the 2012 NFL Draft, so...
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January 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Dolphins to name Adam Gase head coach

    The Miami Dolphins will reportedly name Bears offensive coordinator Adam Gase as their new head coach today, according to reports. Gase is expected to be introduced during a 3 PM news conference on Saturday. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported that it will be a five year contract, and Gase will likely name Cincinnati Bengals defensive backs coach Vance Joseph as his...
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January 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Dolphins making ‘potentially persuasive push’ for Adam Gase

    The Miami Dolphins are reportedly making a big push for Bears offensive coordinator Adam Gase. According to NFL Network’s Rand Getlin, Miami is making a “potentially persuasive push” for the hotly pursued coaching candidate. I'm told the #Dolphins are making a strong, potentially persuasive push for #Bears offensive coordinator Adam Gase. — Rand Getlin (@Rand_Getlin...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Dolphins owner has hilarious take on state of team

    Perhaps it sounded better in his head, but Dolphins owner Stephen Ross offered up a pretty hilarious quote about his franchise. Miami has had just one season with nine wins or more in the last ten years, and only one playoff appearance since 2001. No problem, though, says Ross: the Dolphins are exemplary everywhere else. “From every aspect except on the playing field...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 04, 2016  |  Discuss

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