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Today at fantasyppr.com, we continue our team-by-team 2012 NFL Mock Draft Profiles by focusing on the Miami Dolphins, who currently own the no.8 pick heading into the First Round of the Draft Thursday night:
Needs: QB, WR, DE, DT, S, LB.
Players Picked Previously: 3. Matt Kalil 4. Trent Richardson 5. Morris Claiborne 6. Justin Blackmon 7. Michael Floyd Potential Targets: Ryan Tannehill, Melvin Ingram, Quenton Coples, Fletcher Cox.
At the start of the 2012 NFL offseason, people in and around the Miami Dolphins organization had plenty of reasons for optimism. The team finished strong in 2011, winning six of their last nine games, following an 0-7 start, behind a strong defense and a solid running game.
Many league observers felt the Dolphins were on the rise and were just a franchise quarterback away from contending. Currently, the team has Matt Moore as the starter. Moore played well down the stretch last season and was highly efficient during the Dolphins season endi...
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Much like the team's owner, Dolphins legend Dan Marino would fully support Miami's drafting of Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
Peter King of SI.com, confirmed in his weekly Monday Morning quarterback column that Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com’s report that Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross wants to draft Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill is in fact true.
Despite a report from the Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald that Ross isn’t pushing for Tannehill. There are now two people saying...
PICK AND CHOOSE
If owner Stephen Ross gets his way, the Dolphins will take the Texas A&M QB if he makes it to the eighth pick in Thursday's Draft.
According to Armando Salguero of he Miami Herald, Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake was a no-show for the first day of voluntary mini-camps on Tuesday.
Wake is looking for a new contract, since he’s only scheduled to make $615,000 in 2012.
The 30 year-old Wake is the Dolphins best pass rusher and has proven he can be a force at the NFL level after beginning his pro football...
Let’s get this out of the way: The Miami Dolphins are going to draft a player in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft that they believe is the best asset to their organization. I didn’t say it would be the right choice. I didn’t even say it would be at the number 8 [...]
The Miami Dolphins are expected to release defensive end Phillip Merling, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported on Monday, citing a source.
Merling was issued a tender at $1.1 million last month, but has been a disappointment in four years with the club.
The 27-year-old Merling collected just four tackles in 10 games last season and has 66 in 47 career contests. He also has 3...
Written by: Matthew BlunkAfter spending the previous offseason pursuing Stanford head coach (and eventual San Francisco 49ers head coach) Jim Harbaugh and leaving their own coach Tony Sparano out to dry, the Miami Dolphins opened up the 2011 season with seven consecutive losses. But they were a team with some fight in them. Sure, they weren't the most talented squad in football...
Here's some more Potential Dolphin Funnnn-Stuffff that speaks for themselves ..
Trent Richardson (Running Back) ..
Coby Fleener (Tight End) ..
Quinton Coples (Defensive...
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Season Recap: The Miami Dolphins ended the season on a high note, finishing 6-3 after a 0-7 start. A new coach was brought in and star WR Brandon Marshall was sent away for two 3rd round picks. It will be interesting to see what Miami does to improve...
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Free agent safety Yeremiah Bell is visiting the New York Jets on Monday, Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com reports. Bell was released by the Miami Dolphins on March 19. Though the Jets signed LaRon Landry last month, the two-time Pro Bowler has struggled with injuries the last two seasons and over half of his one-year contract is tied up in per game roster bonuses. Eric Smith is...
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross reportedly is lobbying hard for the team to draft Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill in the first round of Thursday's NFL draft.
The Dolphins have the eighth pick in the draft, and Profootballtalk.com cited a league source as saying Ross wants Tannehill to be that selection.
It has been a brutal offseason for Miami, who came up empty...
One of the fastest rising commodities in this week’s NFL Draft over the last few weeks has been Texas A&M QB Ryan Tannehill. At this time of the year, rumors and misinformation run rampant. Mike Florio at ProFootballTalk.com claims this evening that they have spoken to a source which claims that Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is pushing hard to draft Tannehill. That’s...
Pro Football Talks Mike Florio reports that a league source has informed him that Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is pushing for them to take Texas A&M QB Ryan Tannehill. Ross is reportedly trying to turn the page on what has a been a very disappointing last few seasons for the Dolphins franchise. Losing out on Jeff Fisher, Peyton Manning and Matt Flynn only helped...