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AFC East Daily:
Lead writer Nick St. Denis and AFC East Daily contributors Dan Begnoche and Sean Donovan pick the Miami Dolphins' in-state contest with the AFC's Jacksonville Jaguars.Nick's take:The injury-depleted Jaguars get receiver Cecil Shorts back, but that won't be enough. Without Maurice Jones-Drew and a run defense on the other side, Jacksonville isn't much of a threat to anyone. With receiver Davone Bess missing his first career game coupled with the Jags' awful run defense, the Dolphins will run the ball at a 2:1 ratio.Prediction: Dolphins 20, Jaguars 10 (Nick's record: 32-10)Sean's take:The Jaguars have lost the first two of their four consecutive games against AFC East opposition. They drop a third, as Miami's pass rush stifles Henne and Jacksonville's porous defense allows the Dolphins' tailbacks to control the game. And perhaps just for old time's sake, the Sun Life Stadium crowd gets to see Henne walk away a loser one more time.Predict...
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Chad Johnson and his ex-wife appeared in a Florida courtroom to have her order of protection against him dropped.
If you will recall the duo had a nasty fight that resulted in Johnson losing his job with the Miami Dolphins after she claimed that he headbutted her.
The word is that Chad is doing what he must to get her back. Bad idea?
Most people would think so. The TMZ video of...
They may not put out a consistently winning product, but the Dolphins are among the league leaders in technological advancements.
Beginning Sunday, fans attending Sun Life Stadium will now have the option of virtually upgrading their seats using LiveSeats.
The new smartphone app, which will be rolled out for the Jaguars-Dolphins game, allows each fan the opportunity of changing...
The Miami Dolphins were determined to get back to winning on their home field. Yesterday, they did just that. After a slow start, the Dolphins turned up the heat on defense and the offense started to show some life. The Dolphins defense surrendered a field goal on the Jaguars opening drive. However, the Dolphins defenders dominated the rest of the game and kept the Jaguars...
Believe it or not, with a 6-8 record, the Dolphins remain in the hunt for a playoff berth heading into the final two weeks of the season.
Here is what needs to happen for the Dolphins to make the playoffs ...
1. Dolphins win vs. Buffalo AND at New England
2a. Jets lose at Tennessee AND vs. San DiegoOR2b. Jets lose at Buffalo
3. Bengals lose at Pittsburgh AND vs. Baltimore...
There's nothing the Jacksonville Jaguars can do to prevent the worst season in franchise history.
It's on coach Mike Mularkey's resume now.
It also could lead to his ouster, along with general manager Gene Smith.
The Jaguars (2-12) clinched their spot in history with a 24-3 loss at Miami on Sunday, the team's seventh defeat this season by 16 points or more.
The Miami Dolphins will have wide receiver Brian Hartline
and linebacker Karlos Dansby for today’s matchup against the Jacksonville
Jaguars, but they’ll be without wide receiver Davone Bess and linebacker Koa
Bess is dealing with a back injury that has caused him to
miss practice this week. The Dolphins ruled the wide receiver, who’s caught 61
passes for 778 yards...
Davone Bess has been a mark of consistency in his five seasons with the Miami Dolphins, and in more than one way. A reliable route-runner with good hands, Bess hasn't missed a game (77) his entire career. That streak, however, will come to an end Sunday when the Dolphins host the Jacksonville Jaguars. Bess, who has near-identical stats as fellow Dolphins wideout Brian Hartline...
With Davone Bess missing the first game of his career, a pair of untested receivers in Rishard Matthews and Marlon Moore were moved up the depth chart to fill the void. Starting tight end Anthony Fasano got the call, too. Fasano caught a season-high six passes for 56 yards, adding a touchdown and a two-point conversion reception in the Miami Dolphins' 24-3 win over the Jacksonville...
Ryan Tannehill took some hits when he came to the sideline following the Miami Dolphins' final score. The rookie weaved along the bench playfully jostled by a nudge to the ribs, slaps on the helmet and whacks on the back. It was standard stuff as NFL celebrations go, but unusual for Tannehill and Miami's offense.
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The Jaguars dropped yet another game in what has become an abysmal season. Still, the silver lining is that the Jaguars are still in the running for the first overall pick of next April's draft. It's in that spirit that I bring you the Chiefs, Raiders open thread. I'll comment as I keep an eye on the Chiefs. We're all big Kansas City fans now. Comments and thoughts...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- With players from the 1972 Miami Dolphins watching on the 40th anniversary of the NFL's only perfect season, Miami scored 21 unanswered points to defeat the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-3 Sunday. Pulling away from a 3-3 first-quarter tie, the Dolphins (6-8) earned their second win in the past seven games. The Jaguars (2-12) lost for the 10th time in the past...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- With players from the 1972 Dolphins watching on the 40th anniversary of the NFL's only perfect season, Miami scored 21 unanswered points to defeat the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-3 Sunday. Pulling away from a 3-3 first-quarter tie, the Dolphins (6-8) earned their second win in the past seven games. The Jaguars (2-12) lost for the 10th time in the past 11...
Jacksonville Jaguars running back
Maurice Jones-Drew will be worked out today in order to gauge his recovery
progress, and coach Mike Mularkey told reporters, including Ryan O’Halloran of
The Florida Times-Union, that he’s questionable to play this weekend against
the New England Patriots.
“I can tell you this: Based on his position and what he has
to do, this kind of...