Found May 24, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
Getty Images The Miami Dolphins are going back to the drawing board and, this time, hope to institute a much more diverse approach to their offense with the possibility of rotating wide receivers in and out of the lineup (even on a play to play basis) and having no focus on one individual star. For the past two seasons the Dolphins relied heavily on Brandon Marshall to carry their passing game out on his own. Carry out he did; accounting for more than 30 percent of Miami’s passing yards and scoring 9 of the 20 touchdowns by wide receivers. But while Marshall was playing the hero, other receivers were not given the opportunity to step up and grow, leaving them with no Plan B. And with Marshall now looking forward to the bitter winters of Chicago, the Dolphins realize they need to encourage the others in the receiving corps to live up to their full potential. “We’ve got a lot of young guys that have a developmental ceiling”, Dolphins General Manager Jeff Ireland said, “They haven’t...

Philbin: Dolphins new QB should emerge by week 3 of preseason

The Miami Dolphins are expecting an exciting quarterback competition this summer.  Matt Moore did a solid job in Miami last year, going 6-6, but helped the Dolphins finish the season winning 6 of their final 9 games…..David Garrard, who missed the 2011 season because of an injury, has experience in the west coast offense and [...]

Dolphins positional battles take shape as OTAs continue

The Miami Dolphins continued their 3-day Organized Training Activities on Wednesday.  The media was not allowed in on this practice (nor will they be let into Thursday’s).  However, when they were there on Tuesday, we found out some interesting (albeit very early) information about what the Dolphins will look like when camp begins in July. [...]

QB Moore zeroed in on self-improvement

Even though Matt Moore was named the team's Most Valuable Player in 2011 after leading the Dolphins to a 6-6 record, and producing an 87.1 passer rating, the incumbent starter openly admits he views himself as an underdog in the starting quarterback battle. But Moore said he's not worried about rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill, whom he admits knows more of the Dolphins...

Dolphins won't make No. 1 receiver top priority

The Dolphins' receiver unit is filled with relative unknowns and unproven players, most of whom haven't established themselves as players, much less playmakers in the NFL. General manager Jeff Ireland won't deny Miami's receivers are the biggest question mark on the Dolphins' roster following the Brandon Marshall trade considering his front-line players are...

Dolphins starting quarterback to be decided in Preseason

According to Head Coach Joe Philbin, the Dolphins will be selecting their starting quarterback in the preseason, before week 3, so they can get their starter a full preseason game of reps. The Dolphins are choosing between incumbent Matt Moore, veteran free agent acquisition David Garrard, and #8 overall pick Ryan Tannehill. Matt Moore was the predicted starter by owner Stephen Ross...

Dolphins goal is to set starting quarterback by Aug. 24

First-year head coach Joe Philbin wants to have the Dolphins' starting quarterback in place by the time preparation for the third preseason game begins in late August. That's typically been the final dress rehearsal for the first-team offense and defense in preseason, with mostly backups and practice squad candidates competing in the final game before the regular season...

Miami Dolphins Fantasy Football Outlook

It’s never too early to talk fantasy football. While hopefully I can begin to cure my fantasy football addiction shortly by starting to form and research on player rankings, for now its time to take an early look at some Dolphins players that might have some fantasy implication. The Dolphins aren’t really considered one of the major contributors to the fantasy world, the might...

Got The Message ?

It seems that Karlos Dansby did.  In a recent interview with the Sun Sentinel it appears that Karlos is stepping up to the plate as a leader on this team.  He came to the OTAs in shape 6'4"... Come here for the best Miami Dolphins blog on the web. We have all of the most up to date new and opinions on the Dolphins organization for its fans.

Ryan Tannehill running with the back ups

Getty Images According to Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald, both Matt Moore and David Garrard took the first team snaps at practice on Tuesday, while rookie Ryan Tannehill rolled with the back ups. By having Tannehill go with the back ups, it enables him to get used the speed of the NFL game. Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin did tell Salguero that a three-way quarterback battle...

Philbin brings new vision to Miami

By his own count, Joe Philbin was an assistant football coach for 10,061 days before landing a head position. In the blink of an eye, his life changed forever. Not that Philbin needs any more reminders about the loss his 21-year-old son Michael, who drowned in a Wisconsin river in January. But they are there in his office at Miami Dolphins headquarters. "I look at the picture...

Packers sign Phillip Merling

Phillip Merling was once a high pick of the Miami Dolphins, going with the 1st selection of the 2nd round in 2008, 32nd overall. However, Merling could never establish himself in a crowded rotation in Miami and never seemed to be comfortable anywhere in their 3-4. They cut him this offseason and today he found someone to take a flier on him, the Green Bay Packers. It’s no secret...

OTAs recap

Most of you have been following OTAs so you may have seen most of this.  I thought I would post this for those that don't have the time to follow all the media outlets.  Most of what I am... Come here for the best Miami Dolphins blog on the web. We have all of the most up to date new and opinions on the Dolphins organization for its fans.

Don't look for the Dolphins to sign a big name WR

The Dolphins receiving might be one of most lackluster grouping of average receivers in the league but Joe Philbin and Jeff Ireland seem to believe otherwise.  While it’s hard to argue that the Phins receiving core is any better than the leagues 25th best, it doesn’t appear likely that they will be adding another free agent receiver. recently put out an article saying...
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