Found October 14, 2013 on Dolphin Shout:
After a week without Miami Dolphins' football, Miami will return to the field on Sunday as the Dolphins play host to the Buffalo Bills. The Dolphins have dropped two straight after their first 3-0 start since 2002, but with losses by the New York Jets, Tennessee Titans, Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns on Sunday, Miami is sitting in sole possession of the final wild card spot in the AFC. While second-year quarterback Ryan Tannehill, rookie kicker Caleb Sturgis and tight end Charles Clay have certainly impressed this season, that has not been the case for every Miami Dolphin. While Miami's season is less than a third of the way over, here are five guys who have been disappointments thus far: Tyson Clabo, Tackle Tyson Clabo ( A former Pro Bowler with the Atlanta Falcons, Clabo signed a one-year deal with Miami in the offseason with the Dolphins expecting Clabo to bring stability to a young offensive front. To this point however, Clabo has real...

Dolphins defense should have their bigs back

While the Miami Dolphins have not exactly had a MASH unit of injuries, getting players back on the field is the goal of the reprieve called the bye week in the NFL. Since the Dolphins lost defensive tackle Paul Soliai in week two for a game, two-time Pro Bowl defensive end Cameron Wake, cornerback Dimitri Patterson (missed 4 games), getting all of these guys back for their division...

Wake and Patterson return to practice, as Dolphins get ready for Bills

Are you ready for some football? Miami Dolphins’ football that is. The bye week is over as the Dolphins hit the practice field in Davie on Monday. Cameron Wake is said to be feeling better as is Dimitri Patterson. Both participated in the team portions of practice, which is definitely encouraging!  Paul Soliai and Michael Egnew both missed practice, but Coach Philbin did not give...

Miami Dolphins waived DT Marvin Austin

Today the Miami Dolphins made a surprise move, by cutting former New York Giant Marvin Austin. Austin was on the roster a total of three weeks, before getting cut. @OmarKelly: The Dolphins have waived DT Marvin Austin, who attended and participated in today’s practice. The wild thing is the Dolphins have not signed his replacement […]

CB Dimitri Patterson returns to practice

Miami Dolphins CB Dimitri Patterson practiced with his teammates on Monday, and has high hopes that he's close to being cleared to play.

Jordan hoping to make impact for Miami

Dion Jordan's NFL career got off to a slow start with the Miami Dolphins. It's time for the rookie defensive end to start making an impact. That's how the third overall selection in this year's draft - and the first defensive player taken - sees it. Jordan has begun making some plays in recent weeks, and with the Dolphins back at practice Monday after their bye,...

Pitiful Picks: No Dolphins, no problem; Still a lot to watch on Sunday

The Miami Dolphins may not be playing football today, but that doesn’t mean that our Pitiful Picks take the day off.  Last week we had a nice bounce back effort, going 3-1.  That brings us to 9-12 on the season, which isn’t good, but it’s a heck of a lot better than the 6-11 mark we were at last week! Photo Courtesy of While the Dolphins are at home relaxing...

Buffalo Bills at Miami Dolphins: Three Bold Predictions

Let’s see what a difference a week makes for the Miami Dolphins.After a bye week and a two-game losing streak are fans going to see the Dolphins team that beat Cleveland, Indianapolis and Atlanta or are they going to see the team that fell apart in New Orleans and could not overcome the defending Super Bowl champions, the Baltimore Ravens?There are plenty of questions to be answered...

Dolphins' O-line emerges from bye unchanged

BY NICK ST. DENISThe Miami Dolphins boast one of the NFL's most leaky offensive lines, and offensive coordinator Mike Sherman vowed to do some plumbing work over the bye week.That work apparently didn't involve personnel.According to multiple reports from the Miami media, the Dolphins' starting offensive line remains unchanged as of Tuesday's practice, which was consistent...

Dolphins' Bye Week a Productive One

While the Miami Dolphins were idle for Week 6 of the 2013 NFL season, the week off turned out to be a productive one for Miami. Only a last second touchdown pass from Tom Brady to Kenbrell Thompkins kept it from being a perfect one for the Dolphins as Miami received help from around the rest of the league.Like the Dolphins, five other AFC teams entered Week 6 with a record of 3-2...

Miami Dolphins News and Notes: Preparing for Buffalo

After a week off from the NFL season, it is back to work for the Miami Dolphins. This week, they prepare for the Buffalo Bills, only problem is this franchise does not know who will be throwing passes this week for their division rivals.The Buffalo Bills have signed free-agent quarterback Matt Flynn in their latest bid to shore up an injury-depleted position, as announced in a story...

Dolphins know the running game has to get going

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer Here's an interesting change of pace: A star receiver wants his team to throw less, run more. And Miami's Mike Wallace is willing to do whatever it takes to make that happen. The Dolphins are one of only five NFL clubs who are throwing at least two passes for every running play so far this season, and those teams have...

Antonio Brown: Erasing The Memory Of Mike Wallace

By Jeremy Hritz The Pittsburgh Steelers may only be 1-4 and still a long ways away from being considered a playoff team, but one thing is for certain: their passing game, despite the constant pounding taken by Ben Roethlisberger, is steadily heating up. With that in mind and considering the performance thus far of Antonio Brown, the decision to let Mike Wallace skedaddle to Miami...

Dolphins hope to start crucial stretch with win against the Bills

The Miami Dolphins have had plenty of time to rest and recover from the first 5 games of their season.  NOW, the real challenge begins.  The Dolphins will play 3 games in a 12 day stretch, a stretch of games that could likely decide whether their season is a success or a failure.   The Dolphins currently sit at 3-2 and a win against the Bills on Sunday would not only get them...
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