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DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- While Miami Dolphins training camp meant weeks of speculation, prognostication and station-to-station evaluation, one moment of distillation summed up the team's prospects.
They hinge on Ryan Tannehill.
"We'll only be as good as he is," tight end Charles Clay said.
The defense seems stout, the receiving corps looks improved and the addition of nine rookies and eight free agents has buoyed optimism Miami is poised for a playoff push beginning with Sunday's opener at Cleveland.
But to snap a streak of four consecutive losing seasons, the Dolphins will need for Tannehill to make significant progress in his second NFL season. And he knows it.
"It's a quarterback-driven league," he said. "I need to play well in order for this team to do well. I get to touch the ball every play and get to make decisions that greatly affect the outcome of the game, so that's exciting for me. And I have the guys who can make plays for me,...
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Yesterday there was a report that the Dolphins were on the verge of signing Eagles former first round pick Danny Watkins. Then something strange happened. Watkins agent said that was not true, and his client had not signed with the Phins. Well it looks like the deal is close or signed because today, Josh Samuda […]
Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has made a $200 million donation to Michigan, his alma mater, perhaps the largest single donation in the university's history.
In a surprise cut this weekend, the Eagles released their former first round draft pick Danny Watkins. Well it didn’t take long for the standout to sign on the dotted line somewhere else. @JasonLaCanfora: Former Eagles 1st rnd pick Danny Watkins will sign w/MIA. Guard visited Fins, was getting interest from other teams after clearing […]
Today when Joe Philbin made his decision on his starting running back, it had to make the Dolphins fans breathe a little better. Then their coach says this: “I think they’ve improved, both of them, and we definitely need those guys to perform well for us,” Philbin added. “I think [Miller] played well. I think […]
Well, football season is finally here! Quarterbacks throwing 7 touchdowns, game winning field goals, and plays that make fans jump out of their seats are all sure to happen.
Or in one case, already have.
This Sunday, the Miami Dolphins will begin their 2013-2014 season against the Browns at 1:00p.m. The Dolphins and Browns are ready to show that they have improved this offseason...
Yes, I know we have talked about this earlier in the preseason. The difference is now we have seen a little more of the team play. From my seat I am seeing a very good defensive unit. It could be one of the better defenses in the entire league, which could win us a few games this season.
I wonder how many wins Steve Ross is expecting
I do not think we have a playoff worthy...
In what has to be the biggest non story ever, former Dolphins linebacker Channing Crowder has a story to tell us. It involves former teammate and Heisman Trophy winner Ricky Williams. Crowder was on WQAM radio in Miami Wednesday, and said that that Williams routinely smoked marijuana before games. “Remember that Buffalo game, the 200-yard game?” Crowder said. “Smoked the...
New York real estate magnate and Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is donating $200 million to the University of Michigan for its business school and athletics programs, the largest single donation to the school and among the largest single gifts in higher education history, officials announced Wednesday.
The money will be split between the Stephen M. Ross School of Business and...
On Sunday, the Miami Dolphins and Cleveland Browns will kick off the 2013 season against one another in Cleveland. Starting for both squads will be a second-year quarterback taken in the first round of last year's NFL Draft. While neither Ryan Tannehill nor Brandon Weeden had the type of rookie season in 2012 as say, Indianapolis' Andrew Luck, Washington's Robert Griffin...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- New York real estate magnate and Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is donating 200 million to the University of Michigan for its business school and athletics programs, the largest single donation to the school and among the most generous in higher education history.
The money will be split between the Stephen M. Ross School of Business and University of...
(Eds: With AP Photo.) By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer Even before they've played a game together, the two new linebackers for the Miami Dolphins have formed a strong bond, overcoming differences in their backgrounds that could cause a rift.
Dannell Ellerbe attended Georgia, while Philip Wheeler went to Georgia Tech.
''He knows they never beat us, so we're all right...
Miami Dolphins cheerleaders vs. the US Military. The fact that we barely watched the cheerleader segments (except to see how close the shot-for-shot remake was) says enough.
DAVIE, Fla. -- He starred in high school in Miami. He excelled in college at the University of Miami. Now, it will be seen if Lamar Miller will be a pro star in the city.
How Miller does in taking over as the starting running back is one of the key questions facing the Dolphins as they enter the regular season, which starts Sunday at Cleveland. He replaces Reggie Bush, who bolted...
Ricky Williams has openly admitted to smoking marijuana during his NFL career, even getting suspended for it during the 2006 season. But he never admitted to smoking before NFL games — a piece of information one former teammate was more than willing to share.
Former Miami Dolphins teammate Channing Crowder decided to clear up any questions about Williams’ habits on Wednesday...
Every year, teams in the AFC East often struggle except one. The Patriots usually dominate within the division year after year and even though the AFC East is a pretty weak division. You don't hear many people put them in that boat simply because of the Patriots dominance over the years. But who could threaten the Patriots run of dominance this upcoming season? And possibly in...