Found June 18, 2012 on
This Given Sunday:
Teams in Florida have trouble selling seats. That's a fact. There's a laundry list of possible reasons for the phenomena, but the fact remains that the Jacksonville Jaguars, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and the Miami Dolphins play with a lot of empty seats on Sundays.
The Dolphins may be looking to change that.
According to Armando Salguero the Miami Herald, the Dolphins may be interested in removing or covering up some of their 35,000 upper deck seats. Sun Life Stadium has more upper deck seats than any other team in the NFL, and that's a big problem for the team.
Florida teams aren't alone in their battle to sell tickets. The Bills, Raiders, Chargers, Bengals, and others have struggled in recent years to sell tickets. Many of the teams struggling to sell out their stadiums reside in southern, coastal cities.
As an aside, teams do not have to sell out the entire stadium to avoid a blackout. For example, the Jaguars didn't have any blackouts last season, but they al...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
NAME THAT MAN
Chad Ochocinco is making a lot of changes, and one has to do with his last name. Is it all part of a makeover now that he's on a new team?
DAVIE, Fla. Miami Dolphins wide receiver Chad Ochocinco spoke for about one minute, 52 seconds on Tuesday. That was all the time he needed to prove himself enigmatic.
Teammates described Ochocinco, recently jettisoned from New England, as funny, hard-working and a positive influence. Quarterback David Garrard said Dolphins players will be more upbeat with Ochocinco around.
The Miami Dolphins organization has been one of the most respected and heralded in the history of the NFL. However, in recent years, the team has been drifting aimlessly as the fan base of the team wonders what direction the franchise is actually heading in. As the team is aggressively pushing season and individual ticket sales in the South Florida region, it appears that the club...
Miami Dolphins WR Chad Ochocinco plans to make an instant impact on his new team and told the media on Tuesday that he's developing good chemistry with his teammates.
"I'm developing 'Brokeback Mountain chemistry with the players. I'm just having fun. It feels good too, to have a fresh start. I'm gonna do whatever I can not only to improve my game, but...
According to Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Miami Dolphins quarterback David Garrard is working with the first-team offense. He was also the starter during the last few OTA practices.
James Walker of ESPN.com confirmed that Garrard is working with the starters, Matt Moore is with the second team and rookie Ryan Tannehill is with the third team.
The Miami Dolphins added veteran receiver Chad Ochocinco to the roster shortly after the New England Patriots decided to release him The receiving corps of the Dolphins has been called into question, even after the addition of the 34-year old Chad Ochocinco. As the Miami Dolphins opened their last three-day minicamp of the offseason this afternoon, rookie head coach Joe Philbin told...
After an incredibly disappointing season in New England, Chad Ochocinco has moved on and signed with the Miami Dolphins. With the value of “The Ocho” at an all-time low, the last year reminds us of one cold, hard fact in dynasty leagues.
Everything comes to an end.
The player formerly known as Chad Johnson entered the league out of Oregon State and promptly surprised...
Photo by MiamiDolphins.com
Miami Dolphins wide receiver Chad Ochocinco told the media on Tuesday that he’s “developing Brokeback Mountain type chemistry” with his teammates. It certainly looks like the old candid Ochocinco is back after taking a year-long leave of absence while playing up in New England with the Patriots.
From what I could see from watching Ochocinco during...
Chad Ochocinco drew quite the crowd when he addressed the media following Tuesday's minicamp practice. It was the first time the veteran wide receiver had spoken to reporters since signing with the Dolphins last week. While the interview session lasted only 1 minute, 43 seconds, Ochocinco nonetheless had his share of interesting comments.