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The top 3 controversies facing the Miami Dolphins this season

Controversy is a huge word that most Dolphins would like to erase from their margarita-liquor filled summer memories.  Case in point, the Dolphins have no where to go but up! Here are the top 3 issues facing the Dolphins as we currently speak.  They could change in a matter of hours as camp opens and that crazy PUP list comes out! 1. Mike Pouncey is out 8 weeks!  As a result of...
Via Phins Phocus
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dolphins DE Dion Jordan Has No Plans To Appeal Four-Game Suspension

  James Walker of has been told there are no plans for Dolphins DE Dion Jordan to appeal his recent four-game suspension. Both Jordan and the Dolphins are reportedly prepared to move forward and have him serve his suspension for violating the NFL’s performance enhancing substance policy. Jordan is battling for playing time, despite the fact that Miami traded up to...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Dion Jordan suspension tough to swallow

Dion Jordan was the No. 3 overall draft pick in 2013, but as he battled injury and transitioning to a game where it wasn’t good enough for him to just though his jock out on to the field, the freak athlete  posted just 26 tackles and two sacks in limited playing time as a rookie. Dion Jordan was facing questions about his size and strength, as many were saying he couldn’t play...
Via cover32 - Dolphins
24 days ago  |  1 Comment

Recent news makes for another frustrating offseason for Dolphins fans

I certainly hate that the Dolphins had to receive yet another set of bad news in the suspension of Dion Jordan, but I can’t say that it’s of huge concern other than just the lack of a big-bodied backup. In the 2013 season, Jordan recorded only 19 total tackles in 16 games. He did record 2 sacks, but he certainly wasn’t the leading contributor for the Miami defensive effort...
Via cover32 - Dolphins
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Dion Jordan had gained 17 pounds, but will he drop the weight with no PED’s?

Dion Jordan’s biggest problem when coming out of Oregon was his weight issue, but now it could become a bigger problem.  It was no secret Jordan had to get stronger to become an every-down defensive end. Holding up against the run was the primary concern of Miami’s coaching staff last season, and it’s why Jordan […] The post Dion Jordan had gained 17 pounds, but will he...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
27 days ago  |  Discuss

The Dolphins should have traded Dion Jordan before

The Miami Dolphins were trying to trade their former first round pick, but it might be too late. Dion Jordan was a little thin when coming out of Oregon, and lately he had bulked up. Well now we know how he bulked up. @RapSheet: #Dolphins DE Dion Jordan has been suspended 4 games for violating […] The post The Dolphins should have traded Dion Jordan before appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Instant analysis: Dolphins Dion Jordan suspended, but he’s still not a bust

Earlier today the Dolphins Twitter account posted that last year’s third overall pick Dion Jordan will be suspended for four games for violating the NFL drug policy. During training camp we heard nothing but good things about Jordan, he was healthy and put on a lot of muscle. Jordan had a chance to become an elite DE in his second year as he was also training with Jason Taylor...
Via cover32 - Dolphins
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Dion Jordan suspended four games for PED violation

Second-year pass rusher Dion Jordan of the Miami Dolphins will miss the first four games of the 2014 season after being suspended for violating NFL’s policy on performance enhancing drugs, the team announced on Thursday.  DE Dion Jordan has been suspended without pay for the first four games for violating the NFL’s policy on performance enhancing substances. — Miami Dolphins...
Via Sportsnaut
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Dion Jordan has packed on nearly 20 pounds of muscle

Following an extraordinarily forgettable rookie campaign, Dion Jordan is reinventing himself to fit at defensive end in the Dolphins' 4-3 scheme. The results are more than noticeable. Hitting the field for OTAs on Tuesday, Jordan weighed in at a rock-solid 265 pounds -- a 17-pound increase since the 2013 Combine -- looking like he "took an air pump and plugged it into...
Via Helmet2Helmet
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Gruden critical of Dion Jordan: He’s one-dimensional (Video)

Jon Gruden has been criticized for his easy-going commentary in the “Monday Night Football” booth, but he certainly showed his “Chucky” side when commenting on the Miami Dolphins’ selection of Dion Jordan at No. 3 overall in the NFL Draft on Thursday. Gruden, who is generally positive in his commentary, expressed many reservations about the Dolphins’ pick. “When I watch...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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