The Miami Dolphins brought in some intriguing free agents. But South Florida fans will have to wait awhile to see them play for keeps.
For just the second time since the start of the 1989 season, the Dolphins will play their first two regular-season games on the road. It was announced Thursday that Miami will start the season Sept. 8 at Cleveland followed by a Sept. 15 game at Indianapolis before the Dolphins have their home opener Sept. 22 against Atlanta.
Its a tough early-season schedule for the Dolphins before they have a bye in the sixth week. With a game Sept. 30 at New Orleans and an Oct. 6 home date with defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore, it might be difficult for the Dolphins to start better than 2-3.
The end of the season wont be easy either. In a four-week stretch in December, they will have three cold-weather games. Theyre at the New York Jets on Dec. 1, at Pittsburgh on Dec. 8 and at Buffalo on Dec. 22.
When it comes to home and road games, the schedule is rel...