HBO finally found a team that agreed to take them up on their offer on appearing on “Hard Knocks”. And that team is the Miami Dolphins.
The Dolphins were obviously not HBO’s first, second, or even third choice, but that didn’t stop HBO from releasing a statement about how “delighted” they are to have the Dolphins.
“We are delighted that HARD KNOCKS will be returning this summer and placing the spotlight on the Miami Dolphins, a venerable franchise that had an exciting off-season activity,” says Ken Hershman, president, HBO Sports. “This marks the first time that the series has featured a first-year head coach (Joe Philbin) and we are extremely grateful to both Coach Philbin and the entire organization for agreeing to participate. As always, there will be plenty on the line for veterans, free agents and rookies.”
“On the 40th anniversary of the greatest season in NFL history–Don Shula’s perfect ’72 Dolphins– it is perfectly fitting that Hard Knocks is heading to Miami to capture