Found December 15, 2012 on Phins Phocus:
Following last week's 27-13 loss to the San Francisco 49ers, the Miami Dolphins are nearly mathematically out of the playoff race and sit in a tie for last in the AFC East at a record of 5-8. With the Dolphins already exceeding the expectations set for them prior to the season, they must switch their focus to closing out the year on a high note which must start against the 2-11 Jacksonville Jaguars. Although this matchup isn't an appealing one to the average NFL fan, it will have some added significance for Dolphins fans and players as Chad Henne returns to Miami. Drafted by the Dolphins with the 57th overall pick back in the 2008 draft, Henne was never able to amount to the franchise quarterback that he was projected to be. Throughout his four year career in aqua and orange, Henne had a 13-18 record as a starter with 31 touchdowns and 37 interceptions over that time. He particularly struggled at home in Sun Life Stadium as he lost 10 of his last 11 starts for a record o...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Reshad Jones Has Benefited from the Miami Dolphins New System

One player that has benefited from the new defensive scheme in Miami has been Reshad Jones. In his third year out the University of Georgia, he is finally showing the abilities he displayed in... 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.

Dolphins launch unique in-game smartphone app

They may not put out a consistently winning product, but the Dolphins are among the league leaders in technological advancements. Beginning Sunday, fans attending Sun Life Stadium will now have the option of virtually upgrading their seats using LiveSeats. The new smartphone app, which will be rolled out for the Jaguars-Dolphins game, allows each fan the opportunity of changing...

Bess and Misi to miss Miami game against Jaguars

Miami Dolphins receiver Davone Bess and linebacker Koa Misi have been ruled out of Sunday's game against Jacksonville. Bess missed practice this week with a back injury, and Misi has been sidelined since hurting his ankle in last week's loss at San Francisco. Their absences could mean the first starts of the year for receiver Marlon Moore and linebacker Jason Trusnik. Seven...

1972 Dolphins gather to celebrate 40th anniversary

Don Shula is having the 1972 Miami Dolphins over to his house for dinner Thursday night to help celebrate the 40th anniversary of their perfect season. The dinner is among the festivities this week for the 1972 team, which will be honored at the Dolphins' game against Jacksonville on Sunday. Led by such Pro Football Hall of Famers as Shula, Bob Griese, Larry Csonka and Paul...

Dolphins Injury Report: Davone Bess, Koa Misi, Brian Hartline

The Miami Dolphins will have wide receiver Brian Hartline and linebacker Karlos Dansby for today’s matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars, but they’ll be without wide receiver Davone Bess and linebacker Koa Misi. Bess is dealing with a back injury that has caused him to miss practice this week. The Dolphins ruled the wide receiver, who’s caught 61 passes for 778 yards...

Dolphins' Bess to miss game for first time in career

Davone Bess has been a mark of consistency in his five seasons with the Miami Dolphins, and in more than one way. A reliable route-runner with good hands, Bess hasn't missed a game (77) his entire career. That streak, however, will come to an end Sunday when the Dolphins host the Jacksonville Jaguars. Bess, who has near-identical stats as fellow Dolphins wideout Brian Hartline...

The Jaguars are a troubled franchise and they need to make a move at Head Coach. A look at Head Coaches in trouble this offseason.

The Jaguars are struggling to find their way and that usually means the Head Coach is going to lose his job. As we get closer to the end of the season it's time to start looking ahead to the coaching changes for next year. Here's a quick look at the teams I think will, or should, be looking for a coaching change when the season ends. Buffalo Bills - The Bills...

Davone Bess is Doubtful

Dolphins receiver Davone Bess is doubtful for Sunday's game against Jacksonville with a back injury.Fantasy Spin:Brian Hartline and Bess have both suffered with the inconsistency of a rookie quarterback and the injury should force fantasy owners to sit him on the bench.

Miami Dolphins vs Jacksonville Jaguars Live Game Chat

Dolphin Shout sends our deepest sympathies to the families of those who lost loved ones in the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy. Click here to watch the game live. Do not download anything.... 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.

Miami Dolphins: Week 15 NFL Power Rankings (#21)

Last week: 18 (-3) Record: 5-8 Net points per drive: -0.18 (21st) DVOA: -5.9% (20th) Weighted DVOA: -8.3% (23rd) The Dolphins have two very winnable home games in a row against the Jaguars and Bills before closing out in New England. Chalk has this team finishing at 7-9 and that seems like what’s going to happen. The Jaguars aren’t a good team and the Dolphins and Bills are comparable...

Was Maurice Jones-Drew’s holdout worth it?

Now that the 2012 NFL season is over the season turns to what-if's. The biggest what –if to me, was Maurice Jones-Drew’s holdout. What if he had been around for training camp? What if the team gave in and had given him the money he wanted? What if he had stayed healthy? All valid questions about the team’s most well-known and star player.Around the time of mini-camps and...

Rashad Jennings Ruled Out

Jaguars running back Rashad Jennings, who sustained a concussion in Sunday's 34-18 loss to Buffalo in Week 13 has been ruled out for Week 15.Fantasy Spin:With Maurice Jones-Drew and Jalen Parmele already on the shelf with injuries the team's best backfield option is Montell Owens, who rushed for 91 yards on 14 carries against the Jets in Week 14.

Jacksonville Jaguars: Week 15 NFL Power Rankings (#32)

Last week: 30 (-2) Record: 2-11 Net points per drive: -0.79 (30th) DVOA: -34.8% (31st) Weighted DVOA: -32.7% (31st) After losing at home to the Jets, the Jaguars look poised to lose out. Their only remaining home game is against the Patriots and getting another win would mean winning in Tennessee or Miami. They are in are in the driver’s seat for the #1 pick right now. Studs RB...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.