DAVIE, Fla. Youd think Clyde Gates would be concerned. The Dolphins have one of the worst receiving corps in the NFL, and Gates isnt even a lock to make the team.
But the second-year man doesnt seem too worried.
They can say what they want to say, Gates said about critics maligning Miamis ball catchers. They doubted Jesus, didnt they?
Perhaps divine intervention will be needed for the Dolphins receivers to come around. Other than veteran stalwart Davone Bess, nobody really has stepped up in training camp or in the first three preseason games, all Miami losses.
How ugly was it in the last preseason game, a 23-6 loss on Friday to Atlanta? The Dolphins dropped seven passes, although three were by tight end Anthony Fasano, who supposedly is reliable.
Miami has one more preseason game, Wednesday at Dallas, to try to sort matters out. To say its a pivotal game for a bunch of wide receivers would be an understatement.
They havent helped matters, Miami offensive coordinator Mike She...