Originally written August 12, 2012 on Phins Phocus:
When Joe Philbin said he was implementing a zero tolerance policy he meant it. Per Miami Herald’s Armando Salguero Joe Philbin made the decision to let go Chad Johnson and the ownership was behind him 100 %. Although Chad does not have a long history of criminal offense and he generally only causes headaches with his mouth at press conferences, after everything the Dolphins went through with Brandon Marshall they were left with no choice but to move on from the diva receiver. Joe Philbin passes his first test under pressure in Miami as he absolutely made the right decision to move on from Chad Johnson. This team cannot afford off the field distractions and Johnson’sarrest goes against the family and strong culture Joe is trying to build in Miami. Johnson released won’t cost the Dolphins much money as his contract was based on if he made the week 1 roster. The Dolphins now might look to signing another vet receiver as a roster spot how now freed up however look for Roberto Walla...
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