Found April 23, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Miami Dolphins are expected to release defensive end Phillip Merling, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported on Monday, citing a source. Merling was issued a tender at $1.1 million last month, but has been a disappointment in four years with the club. The 27-year-old Merling collected just four tackles in 10 games last season and has 66 in 47 career contests. He also has 3.5 sacks and one interception in his career.

Marino endorses drafting Tannehill

Much like the team's owner, Dolphins legend Dan Marino would fully support Miami's drafting of Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill. 

Dolphin Shout 2012 NFL Mock Draft

Welcome to the 2nd Annual Dolphin Shout Mock Draft written by John Bleech and brought to you by It seems as though Quarterbacks couldn't possibly be discussed anymore throughout... 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.

Peter King: Stephen Ross wants Ryan Tannehill, Dolphins GM denies report

Peter King of, confirmed in his weekly Monday Morning quarterback column that Mike Florio of’s report that Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross wants to draft Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill is in fact true. Despite a report from the Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald that Ross isn’t pushing for Tannehill. There are now two people saying...

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...

Dolphins owner wants Tannehill

If owner Stephen Ross gets his way, the Dolphins will take the Texas A&M QB if he makes it to the eighth pick in Thursday's Draft. 

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...

Cameron Wake a no-show for Dolphins mini-camp

According to Armando Salguero of he Miami Herald, Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake was a no-show for the first day of voluntary mini-camps on Tuesday. Wake is looking for a new contract, since he’s only scheduled to make $615,000 in 2012. The 30 year-old Wake is the Dolphins best pass rusher and has proven he can be a force at the NFL level after beginning his pro football...

Why NOT to believe that Stephen Ross is pushing for Dolphins to draft Tannehill

Let’s get this out of the way: The Miami Dolphins are going to draft a player in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft that they believe is the best asset to their organization.  I didn’t say it would be the right choice.  I didn’t even say it would be at the number 8 [...]

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...

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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