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A teammate of Michael Egnew called the young Miami Dolphins tight end a "p---y" and "not a football player" earlier this year, with another coworker saying "he should have been cut."That, just months after being publicly ripped by his offensive coordinator on HBO's Hard Knocks. So Egnew is trying to toughen up.According to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, the Dolphins' 2012 third-rounder is now spending three days a week doing mixed martial arts training."Doing that, You learn how to compete," Egnew said.After Egnew was mostly invisible throughout his rookie season, the Dolphins brought in veteran tight end and former New York Jet Dustin Keller to replace the departed Anthony Fasano before acquiring Michigan State tight end Dion Sims in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft.Keller is the leader in the clubhouse to get most of the air reps with Sims poised to be a force in the run game. And with utility player Charles Clay still on t...

Dolphins Ryan Tannehill must thrive as a leader in 2013

      This past weekend in South Florida, the Dolphins celebrated Fins Weekend which included various activities, all for charity.  The events included a golf tournament, fishing tournament, and various banquet type soirees. This coming Monday, the Dolphins take the field for OTAs with a brand new 53 man roster and various undrafted free agents working to land...

Will the Dolphins’ Free Agency Spending Help Ryan Tannehill?

For the Miami Dolphins, last year started with a lot of excitement, with a new coach in Joe Philbin, a new quarterback in Ryan Tannehill, and a new buzz with the exposure created by HBO’s series Hard Knocks.  This year, Philbin and Tannehill will both be entering their secondseason leading this team, and the team will be expected to improve on their 7-9 record last year.  To help...

Dolphins Super Bowl party in May? Miami Herald’s Armando Salguero says not so fast

The 2011 Philadelphia Eagles were so enamored by the high profile acquisitions of that free agency period the deemed themselves ‘The dream team.’ However, the only problem was they never came close to those expectations. Fast forward to 2013 and the Miami Dolphins, who had a very similar free agency run that has South Florida buzzing, but according to Armando Salguero of...

Miami Dolphins Select CB Jamar Taylor In The 2013 NFL Draft

2.22 Miami Dolphins Jamar Taylor , CB, Boise State (5-10 1/2, 192) With the 22nd pick in the second round of the NFL Draft, the Dolphins selected CB Jamar Taylor from Boise State. He was the sixth defensive back taken in the second round and an area the Dolphins had to get some help at. Last season, the Dolphins secondary only had 10 interceptions and they lost their best corner...

Chad Johnson turns himself in

Late last week there was an arrest warrant issued for former NFL wide receiver Chad Johnson, today he turned himself in. The warrant was for violating his probation and a Broward County judge determined that he did indeed violate his probation. The judge ordered him to be arrested and jailed, with his bond being set at a whopping $1,000. Unfortunately your browser does not support...

Dolphins S Reshad Jones Will Not Holdout Of OTAs

Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald reports that Dolphins S Reshad Jones will report to OTAs on Tuesday after threatening a holdout until his contract is addressed. Jones skipped an offseason conditioning session Monday, but appears to have changed his mind regarding a holdout after his agent Joel Segal and Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland spoke “several times” late...

Dolphins debut upgraded offense at OTA

DAVIE, Fla. -- New Miami Dolphins tight end Dustin Keller sounded pleasantly surprised when giving his impression of quarterback Ryan Tannehill. "Tannehill has the ability to take a firm grasp on the offense and change a lot of things up," Keller said Tuesday. "That's what you want. You want a guy who has the ability to do anything. That's what the Tom Bradys...

Dolphins' rookie cornerback Jamar Taylor out at least a month

The Miami Dolphins hope the new players they acquired through free agency and the draft will help their secondary play improve from last season.One of those additions, second-round pick Jamar Taylor, will miss four-to-six weeks after undergoing sports hernia surgery, according to The Miami Herald's Barry Jackson.Taylor was one of two cornerbacks taken by Miami in consecutive...

Chad Johnson arrested

Chad and Evelyn during happier times Former NFL receiver Chad Johnson, formerly the artist known as Chad Ochocinco, has been arrested after a warrant was issued for him last week on a probation violation stemming from his domestic battery incident with his former wife, TV reality star Evelyn Lozada, according to the Associated Press. Johnson was booked Monday morning, but no word...

Reshad Jones's desire to report to Dolphins' OTAs wavering

Unhappy with his contract situation, Miami Dolphins safety Reshad Jones skipped his team's offseason conditioning sessionon Monday, signalling what could be a bumpy summer for the two parties.But according to The Miami Herald's Armando Salguero, Jones has decided to report after being reassured that contract talks would take place "eventually."According to Salguero...

The Dolphins Continue To Build With Their Class Of 2013

The Miami Dolphins started rebuilding last season when they hired head coach Joe Philbin and drafted quarterback Ryan Tannehill in the first round. In their first season together the two had a decent 7-9 year, but managed to only put together a 2-4 AFC East record with their young hungry team. Here is the 2013 rookie class to add to a young and hungry Dolphins team to help them put...

Are the Miami Dolphins legitimate AFC East contenders?

This offseason, the Miami Dolphins have been given a lot of attention for being one of the most aggressive teams in both free agency and the NFL Draft. Despite the loss of some veteran players such as Jake Long, the additions of potential difference makers on both sides of the ball have led some to believe that the Dolphins may be set for a break out year. In the NFL, a quarterback...
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