Found August 23, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Dion Jordan
TEAMS: Miami Dolphins
Dolphins rookie defensive end Dion Jordan has been kept off of the field during team drills and preseason games and says that if he were held out for the opener it wouldn’t surprise him. “Would I be surprised?” Jordan said, via the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. “It’s my body so I know when I’m ready to go or when I’m not ready to go. It wouldn’t be a surprise at all.” August 23rd Although the Dolphins would have loved to have Jordan ready week one they knew that with his shoulder injury, him missing the season opener was a possibility. The third overall pick in this years draft has tons of potential and will improve with time. In the long run him missing a game or two to start the season will probably be better for his career to avoid further injuryn Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Dion Jordan wouldn’t be surprised if he missed opener appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Concern grows about Dolphins' 1st round pick Dion Jordan missing opener

Dion Jordan continues rebab work on that troublesome right shoulder and as the regular season draws closer sources within the team tell me there is a growing concern the rookie first-round pick may not be ready to play in the regular-season opener. Jordan will miss Saturday's preseason home-opener against Tampa Bay which is the most important game of the preseason for the Dolphins...

Top pick not sure for season opener

After sitting out most of practice for a second consecutive week, Miami Dolphins first-round pick Dion Jordan says Thursday he might not be ready for the start of the regular season. Asked whether he'd be surprised if he can't go on Sept. 8 at Cleveland, the first defensive player taken in the draft says, ''It wouldn't be a surprise at all.'' Jordan...

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Dolphins’ Richie Incognito knocked out security guard before training camp

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Dustin Keller didn’t suffer any nerve damage

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Richie Incognito got trespass warning after altercation

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Miami Dolphins: Camp News and Notes for 8/22

Back in the day, before the time of Dan Marino and David Woodley was trying to take the Dolphins to the promised land, names like Joe Rose, Jim Jensen and Bruce Hardy were commonplace.Those players, along with the likes of Duriel Harris, Nat Moore and others did not strike fear in the opposing secondary.Thank goodness the Dolphins had an outstanding defense under Bill Arnsparger...

Roster Cuts: Running List

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Chargers sign CB Richard Marshall to 1-year contract

SDSN: San Diego Sporting News - San Diego,CA(SDSN)- The San Diego Chargers have signed free-agent CB Richard Marshall to a one-year contract. As first reported by Pro Football Talk. CB Richard...The post Chargers sign CB Richard Marshall to 1-year contract appeared first on SDSN: San Diego Sporting News.

Dolphins mix progress with turnovers, drops

BY SEAN DONOVANIn the so-called dress rehearsal for the regular season, the Miami Dolphins' starting offense and defense hit an encouraging stride in the team's second-to-last preseason game.Unfortunately, turnovers and dropped passes slowed down that stride as the Dolphins dropped a 17-16 decision to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.Miami played its starters, who out-gained the...

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Miami Edition

The Houston Texans hosted their first preseason home game last Sunday at Reliant and after it was all said and done they walked off the field with a 24-17 victory over the Miami Dolphins and raised their preseason record to 2-0. In this second preseason game, the starters saw alittle more playing time and the fans loudly welcomed back Brian Cushing to the team.  This game...

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