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PLAYERS: Les Brown
TEAMS: Miami Dolphins
The Dolphins are rolling the dice on raw talent. Miami recently signed 24-year-old tight end Les Brown despite him having not played football since high school, according to The Palm Beach Post. Brown, a former college basketball player at NAIA Westminster College in Utah, last played football six years ago and has been pursuing a career in finance. However, Brown's two younger brothers -- who play football at BYU -- introduced him to a personal trainer, and he's since decided to give football a whirl. Brown signed a three-year contract with the Dolphins, although the team promised him nothing more...

Potential Later Round Quarterback Options for the Miami Dolphins

Should the Miami Dolphins spend all of their first three 2012 draft selections on the likes of wide receiver, offensive line, outside pass rusher, or any of ten other positions besides quarterback,... 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.

Report: Dolphins owner making a strong push for Ryan Tannehill

According to Mike Florio of, Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is pushing hard to draft Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill. It’s believed that Ross wants to try to move on from a very embarrassing offseason in which they failed to sign Peyton Manning and Matt Flynn. The Dolphins have also taken a big hit by losing 30,000 season ticket holders. With...

Report: Dolphins owner isn’t pushing for Ryan Tannehill

Earlier tonight we mentioned a report from Mike Florio of that indicated Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is pushing for general manager Jeff Ireland to draft Texas A&M quarterback. Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald is now reporting that “a very, very, very highly placed source within the Dolphins organization” emailed him and stated that Florio...

2012 NFL draft: 3 first round players that will fall to the second

We have all seen it happen during the NFL draft coverage as young players sit and wait for their name to be called. Players surrounding them are picking up the phones, hugging their parents and putting on hats. Instead of doing the same they continue to sit as their fate lies in the shape of a small note card read by the NFL commissioner. It even happens to the great ones as Aaron...

Naughty Nurse: sunny days ahead for Miami Dolphins

It’s been a torturous 39 years for fans of the Miami Dolphins and never as tough as it has been in recent years. But dawn always comes after the darkest of night – and, well, there are actually some signs of light in Miami.....

Marc Colombo retires as a Cowboy

According to Todd Archer of, former Dallas Cowboys offensive tackle Marc Colombo signed a one day contract on Friday to retire as a Cowboy. “My time here was the majority of my career,” said Colombo, who joined the team in 2005 and was the starting right tackle from 2006-10. “I feel like this place made me the football player I always wanted to be. It’s just...

The Miami Dolphins Draft Possibilities Part Two

Folks, we are almost nearing draft eve and a lot of crazy talk is spewing out of the mouths of scouts, GMs, owners, and agents. So, how does the knowledgeable Dolfan handle this crazy talk about owner Steve Ross pushing for Tannehill per Mike Florio at PFT?  Just shrugging and working on other important things like a master's thesis.  No big deal.  This is common strategy...

Miami Dolphins 2012 Schedule Breakdown

At first glance, you can't help but be thankful the Dolphins' schedule isn't anywhere near as difficult as last season's. The downside to that, however, is that the Dolphins only have one prime-time game. For any Dolphins fans who live outside of the Miami area, you're going to want to pick up Direct TV if you plan on watching the Miami Dolphins more than once...

Cameron Wake Ends Holdout without New Contract

I think Cameron Wake missed the point of holding out. The Dolphins’ Pro Bowl linebacker/pass rush extraordinaire reported to the Dolphins’ voluntary workouts on Thursday. He had started skipping voluntary workouts on the previous Wednesday, marking an 8-day holdout without receiving a new contract. Wake is currently due ~$650,000 in 2012 despite having an impressive 22.5 sacks...

NFL Draft Videostat Profile: QB Ryan Tannehill

We're moving closer and closer to the draft. While not the premiere QB in the draft, Texas A&M's Ryan Tannehill has a lot of tangibles that put him in our QB top 5... Positives: He's converted quarterback after playing wide receiver for the first half of his career, and was the team's leading receiver two seasons prior to becoming a quarterback. This shows...
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