LEGEDU NAANEE NEWS

Are the Dolphins too thin at wide receiver?

One of the goals this offseason for the Miami Dolphins, was to upgrade their wide receiving corps.  Why?  Because the Dolphins receivers caught exactly 3 more touchdowns than you and I did last season.  To address this obvious need the Dolphins signed Mike Wallace to a large, multi-year contract.  They also signed Brandon Gibson to replace Davone Bess in the slot.  Adding those...
Via Phin Nation
July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Brian Hartline near top of Dolphins' free agent decisions

The Miami Dolphins have a number of decisions to make on their own free agents this offseason, but few are as important as wide receiver Brian Hartline.The team understood that and tried to give Hartline a modest extension midseason, according to the Miami Herald's Armando Salguero. But the four-year veteran knows he's earned more than Miami's first offer. “It was something...
Via AFC East Daily
January 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots Worked Out Wide Receiver Legedu Naanee on Tuesday

Patriots fans have learned that Tom Brady can succeed regardless of who he's throwing to, but that isn't going to stop Bill Belichick and Co. from constantly searching for ways to upgrade. The Patriots worked out wide receiver Legedu Naanee on Tuesday, The Baltimore Sun's Aaron Wilson reports. According to Wilson, there's no contract between the two sides...
Via NESN.com
October 10, 2012  |  Discuss

The stop and go : the good, bad and the ugly

  The Miami Dolphins play the Cincinnati Bengals this week but I am not here to talk too much about that.  Too much bad and ugly went down Sunday for the Dolphins that I’ve thrown in “the Good” since that’s how the common saying goes.  Not our saying; you may be surprised by this comment, but as Jason Taylor tweeted, “good performances mean nothing without the end results...
Via Phins Phocus
October 03, 2012  |  Discuss

WR Gaffney signs with Dolphins; Naanee released

Receiver Jabar Gaffney has signed with the Miami Dolphins, who terminated the contract of receiver Legedu Naanee. Gaffney, 31, had the best season of his career last year with Washington, then signed with the New England Patriots and was released at the end of training camp. He tried out a month ago with the Dolphins, who have been plagued by poor depth at the receiver spot. Gaffney...
Via Fox Sports
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins sign veteran WR Jabar Gaffney

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- Receiver Jabar Gaffney has signed with the Miami Dolphins, who terminated the contract of receiver Legedu Naanee. Gaffney, 31, had the best season of his career last year with Washington, then signed with the New England Patriots and was released at the end of training camp. He tried out a month ago with the Dolphins, who have been plagued by poor depth at the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins dump Legedu Naanee, sign Jabar Gaffney

According to Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the Miami Dolphins have released wide receiver Legedu Naanee and signed free agent Jabar Gaffney. If Gaffney is healthy and contribute at the level he did in New England and even Washington, he’ll be a nice addition for the Dolphins.
Via Pro Football Zone
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins sign Jabar Gaffney, release Legedu Naanee

The Miami Dolphins just announced the signing of Jabar Gaffney, to help their very weak wide receiving corps.  Brian Hartline and Davone Bess have been the only reliable receivers for the Dolphins thus far in 2012.  On Sunday, the only other receiver to catch as pass was Legedu Naanee.  Naanee caught a 19 yard pass, [...]
Via Phin Nation
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL Rumors: Miami Dolphins Sign WR Jabar Gaffney

According to a press release from the Miami Dolphins received at the world headquarters of Thepigskinreport.com just moments ago, the Miami Dolphins have agreed to a deal with veteran wide receiver Jabar Gaffney. Gaffney is in his 11th season in the NFL and spent last season with the Washington Redskins. In order to facilitate the move, the Dolphins have released DL Andre Fluellen...
Via thepigskinreport.com
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Jabar Gaffney signs with Miami Dolphins

Roster Moves | Dolphins sign WR Jabar Gaffney and release WR Legedu Naanee & DL Andre Fluellen. Also, LB Mike Rivera is waived/injured.— Miami Dolphins (@MiamiDolphins) October 2, 2012I know many Patriots fans really wanted Gaffney to come back. Hell, some even wanted him over Deion Branch.The one glaring fact remains though, Gaffney worked out with two teams since being released...
Via Patriots Life
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Move at Wide Receiver

The Dolphins have decided they've seen enough of Legedu Naanee, and that's why the disappointing free agent acquisition was dumped Tuesday in favor of veteran Jabar Gaffney. The swap of wide receivers represented two of the four roster moves made by the Dolphins on the day.
Via mia.scout.com
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Naanee OUT ! Gaffney IN !

The Dolphins finally listen to the loud fan base and have released Legedu Naanee. Naanee was all but a goner after his week 4 embarrassing fumble against the Cardinal’s. While on the Dolphins Naanee was rated per snap the worst WR in the NFL according to PFF. The signed hopefully have solved their number 3 WR issue by signing Jabar Gaffney. Gaffney a proven vet who has recently...
Via Phins Phocus
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Clyde Gates Waived By Dolphins

The Miami Dolphins waived wideout Clyde Gates who made some noise in offseason OTAs.Fantasy Spin:The Dolphins were intrigued by his sub 4.4 speed, but in the end he couldn't win a job with one of the league's worst receiving corps. The Dolphins starting wide receivers will likely be Legedu Naanee and Davone Bess.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins Final Preseason Game Reaction

Congratulations to the Miami Dolphins for providing more headlines off the field rather than on it this preseason!  The preseason is finally over, but not without embarrasments exascerbated by being on national TV on Tuesdays.As tough as it was to watch last night's last preseason contest, I mustered up the courage to lower the volume a bit on my laptop so I didn't have...
Via Phins Phocus
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 NFL Depth Chart Updates: Miami Dolphins

Now that preseason action is in full swing and we have received word that rookie Ryan Tannehill is now the starting quarterback of Miami, the questions are surrounding newly crowned head coach Joe Philbin.Some questions are pretty obvious, "Why Tannehill?" "What receivers will he be working with the most?"Well, that's what I'm going to explain. The Dolphins...
Via Football Nation
August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Game Preview: Falcons Vs Dolphins

In the third and perhaps the most crucial preseason game the Miami Dolphins will host the Atlanta Falcons at Sun Life Stadium. Both teams enter Friday's contest with identical 0-2 records however their weaknesses thus far are complete opposites. The Falcons first team looks to be in peak mid-season form and are establishing a reputation that their starters are amongst the best...
Via Phins Phocus
August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins working on no-huddle offense

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- The Miami Dolphins have decided faster is better on offense. The Dolphins unveiled their new fast-paced offense in the preseason opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Friday night, going without a huddle for almost half the snaps. Miami produced only seven points in a 20-7 loss, but did succeed in establishing a faster tempo. "I think it's awesome...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins show off no-huddle offense

The Miami Dolphins have decided faster is better on offense. The Dolphins unveiled their new fast-paced offense in the preseason opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Friday night, going without a huddle for almost half the snaps. Miami produced only seven points in a 20-7 loss, but did succeed in establishing a faster tempo. ''I think it's awesome,''...
Via AP on Fox
August 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson released by Dolphins following arrest

Well the Chad Johnson experiment didn’t last long in South Beach. A day after the former star wide out was arrested on domestic violence charges for head butting his wife over a receipt for a box of condoms, the Miami Dolphins released Chad Johnson. (Fox Sports’ Jay Glazer) The move immediately makes HBO’s Hard Knocks more excited but leaves the Dolphins with Davone Bess...
Via The Majors National
August 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins release Chad Johnson

Well that was fun while it latest. About 2 months after signing with the Dolphins, the Dolphins have cut Chad Johnson (previously Chad Ochocinco). Johnson was simultaneously competing for a starting job and on the roster bubble, after signing a non-guaranteed contract in June, before getting arrested for domestic abuse after head butting his wife yesterday. The Dolphins wasted no...
Via The Football Fan Spot
August 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Saturday's Training Camp Notes

- Chad Johnson was arrested. He says, she says. Apparently there was a head butt involved and this should impact Johnson as far as his ability to be the Dolphins #1 wide receiver. Bump Legedu Naanee up a notch. - Cedric Benson is expected to sign with the Packers. This isn’t a complete shocker considering James Starks hasn’t been turning heads in camp so far. What is a little...
Via Rotowire
August 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Legedu Naanee standing out at Dolphins camp

AP Photo According to Adam Beasley of The Miami Herald, Dolphins wide receiver Legedu Naanee has been a pleasant surprise so far in training camp and is set to start this week’s preseason game alongside Chad Johnson. “Naanee, the journeyman receiver who signed a one-year deal with the Dolphins in the spring, has rocketed to the top of a team’s depth chart after a string of...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins’ receivers ready for starting quarterback to be named

Getty Images Some of the Miami Dolphins wide receivers are starting to get a little impatient when it comes to finding out who’ll be their starting quarterback heading into the season. “At some point we got to start working with one guy as opposed to the rest,” receiver Brian Hartline told the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. “You want to know sooner than later,” said wide...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins like what they see from Legedu Naanee

Getty Images According to  Kevin Fishbain of ProFootballWeekly.com, Miami Dolphins wide receiver Legedu Naanee has surprised some people and impressed his teammates during minicamp.  There’s a chance that he could be become an important contributor on the field this season, instead of just another body that gives the Dolphins depth at the receiver position. “We like his size...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Chad Ochocinco takes his diminished talents to South Beach

That was quick. Chad expresses his interest in joining the Dolphins, works out with the team, signs with the team. He couldn't ask for a better fit - he has a home in Miami, kids in Miami, and now a new platform for his flashy media antics. Question is, what seat will he occupy at game one of the NBA finals? You just know he'll be there. Chad's biggest benefit in joining...
Via 60 Max Power O
June 12, 2012  |  Discuss
Dolphins News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

WATCH: Goodell stumbles at presser

Dion Jordan suspended again

Wolves make max offer to Eric Bledsoe

Site tracks when Jameis does “something stupid”

Analyst: Derek Jeter is a clown, fraud

Trump zings new Bills owner

Is Devin Hester a Hall of Famer?

College cheerleader showdown: Week 4

Study: NFL may be losing fans

NFL Week 3: Upsets that could happen

White House calls NFL to task

Anheuser-Busch can easily split from NFL

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.