Found September 18, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
PLAYERS: Jeff Ireland
TEAMS: Miami Dolphins
Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland was in a verbal exchange with a fan during halftime of Sunday's victory over the Raiders. The Miami Herald spoke to Ireland on Tuesday to confirm the incident in which a fan, who told his side of the story to the Miami radio station The Ticket, asked Ireland to "fire himself." The Dolphins said there was no argument but will review the incident and consider a course of action. The fan, who identified himself only as Sean, approached Ireland on the stadium concourse as Ireland was returning to his seat from the suite area where he visited his family. Ireland alleged responded by saying "Good one" and called the fan an epithet. "It did happen at halftime and I was going back to my booth after seeing my wife and I did talk to several fans that were very nice. But as I'm walking back this guy introduces himself to me and says I should fire myself," Ireland said, according to the Herald. "It caught me off...

Jeff Ireland calls Dolphins’ fan an A**hole

The Miami Dolphins are off today and while many fans are still smiling from Sunday’s win, some fans are once again unhappy with Dolphins’ GM, Jeff Ireland.  It’s no secret that Jeff Ireland has more haters than supporters within the Dolphins fan community.  Many fans blame Ireland for poor drafts, disappointing free agent acquisitions, bad trades, [...]

Dolphins GM Jeff Ireland regrets comment to fan

Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland admits he muttered a profanity as he walked away from a fan following an unfriendly conversation at halftime of the team's most recent game. Other fans were pleasant, Ireland said Tuesday, but one man approached him, complained about the direction of the Dolphins and told the GM he should fire himself. Ireland said he regrets what...

Dolphins GM Jeff Ireland says he regrets calling fan an a-hole

Jeff Ireland has to be used to not being the most popular man in Miami by now. Dolphins fans have long been tired of the teams their general manager has assembled and the draft choices he has made, and many of them want him gone. Still, Ireland is a human and humans get frustrated. Not being able to control his frustration resulted in Ireland issuing an apology on Tuesday. According...

Dolphins GM Jeff Ireland allegedly called a fan an “A-hole” during Sunday’s game against the Raiders

As evidenced by their protest outside the Dolphins team facility in March, it’s quite clear that the remaining Dolphins fans in Miami are a passionate group. So it shouldn’t surprise you that one of those passionate Dolphins fans corned Dolphins GM Jeff Ireland during halftime of the Dolphins-Raiders game at Sun Life Stadium. The passionate fan who identified himself as “Sean”...

Dolphins GM regrets comment to fan

Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland admits he muttered a profanity as he walked away from a fan following an unfriendly conversation at halftime of the team's most recent game. The fan approached Ireland, complained about the direction of the Dolphins and told the GM he should fire himself. Ireland said Tuesday he regrets what he said in response. Ireland said the exchange...

Ireland Utters Seven Letter word to Dolphins Fan

Well, sometimes honesty is the best policy.  For one passionate Dolfan, Sean, it can also cause a raucous amongst the Dolphin fan base, media, and the Dolphins own GM and VP of everything football operations, Jeff Ireland.Apparently, on Sunday, Jeff Ireland, on his way back to his seat during halftime had an informal meet and greet with fans. He took pictures, signed autographs...

Dolphins GM Jeff Ireland tells a fan he’s an “a–hole”

During this past Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders, Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland was walking through the Sun Life Stadium concourse at halftime and was seen talking to some fans.  It sounds like every fan was nice to him except for one.  The fan told Ireland that he needs to fire himself.  Ireland responded to the fan by calling him an “a–hole” After...

Dolphins GM Regrets Expletive Toward Fan

Miami Dolphins General Manager Jeff Ireland acknowledged reports that he responded to a taunting Raiders fan with a very mature remark and expressed regret. According to Armanda Salguero on the Miami Herald the fan told Ireland he should fire himself to which Ireland responded: “A–h—”.  Apparently the exchange occured in a very relaxed and introductory way as Ireland visited...

Dolphins GM profanity towards a fan inspires “Fire Yourself” shirts

In case you missed it over the weekend, Dolphins GM Jeff Ireland called a fan an “a–hole” during autograph signing of Miami’s 35-13 win over Oakland at Sunlife Stadium on Sunday. The name calling stemmed from a fan named Sean that approached Ireland and said ”We need you to fire yourself.” Ireland patted the fan on the shoulder, said “Good one, a–hole” Sean later...

Jeff Ireland admits he called a fan an “a—hole”

Earlier we mentioned a report about Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland  calling a fan an a–hole during Sundays Dolphins-Raiders game. Ireland has now come out and admitted that he made mistake. Ireland, the subject of several fan protests over the last year, admitted Tuesday that he used a mild expletive with a fan in the club level at Sun Life Stadium during halftime...

Shirt inspired by Dolphins GM’s profane fan interaction: ‘We Need You To Fire Yourself’ (pic)

During Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders at Sun Life Stadium, beleaguered Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland had an awkward (and what eventually turned into a regrettable) interaction with a fan while walking around the concourse at halftime. While the Dolphins would ultimately beat the Raiders on that given Sunday, many in the Dolphins [...]
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