Brandon Marshall provides tremendous insight on Incognito-Martin and the “culture of the NFL” (VIDEO)

In the wake of the ongoing Jonathan Martin-Richie Incognito saga in Miami, players from around the NFL have voiced their opinions on bullying/hazing in the locker room, and how this situation could have been handled better. (via In case you’ve been living in a cave, Martin left the Dolphins last week after saying he had been frequently harassed by teammates, and particularly...
Via Read And React
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Tight End Cam Cleeland Calls Richie Incognito ‘an Immature, Unrealistic Scumbag,’ ‘a Locker-Room Cancer’

On Tuesday, former Dolphins offensive lineman Lydon Murtha gave his take on the ongoing Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin bullying saga. While he admitted that the veteran has his flaws, Murtha painted a picture of Incognito that is not nearly as villainous as the one being portrayed in the media. One day later, another former player weighed in on the controversy, and his take is...
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Dolphins Teammate Says Jonathan Martin ‘Couldn’t Look Anyone in the Eye,’ Richie Incognito Didn’t Bully Him

There are too many rumors to sort through at this point, so the only people who really know what’s happening inside the Dolphins’ locker room are Dolphins players. So, a former teammate of both Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito with the Dolphins would definitely have some valuable insight. Former Dolphins offensive tackle Lydon Murtha, who played in Miami from 2009 through...
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Dolphin Lydon Murtha: Richie Incognito has been more kind to Jonathan Martin than any other player

Former NFL offensive lineman Lydon Murtha wrote a column for The Monday Morning Quarterback this week addressed the bullying scandal surrounding his former team, the Miami Dolphins. Murtha began his narrative by pointing out that he considers both Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito to be his friends, insisting he was not taking sides. He then went […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Dolphins player claims Jonathan Martin never fit in, says coaches know what’s going on

Former Dolphins offensive lineman Lydon Murtha wrote a column for to give us some more insight into the Jonathan Martin-Richie Incognito saga. Murtha says that Martin never really fit in once he was drafted in 2012. “From the beginning, when he was drafted in April 2012, Martin did not seem to want to be one of the group,” Murtha wrote. “He came off as standoffish...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-Dolphins Player Says Incognito Called Martin a N*gger to His Face & Martin Laughed

Here is what Lydon Murtha had to say about Jonathan Martin in an op-ed piece to MMQ. From the beginning, when he was drafted in April 2012, Martin did not seem to want to be one of the group. He came off as standoffish and shy to the rest of the offensive linemen. He couldn’t look anyone in the eye, which was puzzling for a football player at this level on a team full of grown...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Dolphins Lineman Lydon Murtha says Richie Incognito took Jonathan Martin under his wing

Former Miami Dolphins lineman Lydon Murtha told Boomer & Carton that Jonathan Martin was a bit standoffish when he joined the team and that Richie Incognito took him under his wing:“That’s why I’m so confused with why this is all coming out on him and, you know, it’s almost like he’s [Incognito] a scapegoat. Yeah, he said something he shouldn’t have said. I don...
Via Bob's Blitz
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Incognito and Martin: An Insider’s Story

Former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Lydon Murtha pulls back the curtain on what he saw and what he’s heard of the relationship between Richie Incognito and Jonathan Martin, from the locker room dynamic to that now-famous O-line trip to Vegas I don’t have a dog in this fight. I want that to be very clear. I played offensive tackle for the Miami Dolphins from 2009 until...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins OT Lydon Murtha shows off his insane skinless arm sleeve tattoo

Great googly moogly is that thing freaky or what?  It’s a perfect replication of what Lydon Murtha’s arm would look like if zombies came and completely ripped away the skin, leaving only the muscles, tendons and vasculature. Murtha, a 7th round pick in 2009 by the Detriot Lions and current offensive tackle for the Dolphins, fulfilled a lifelong dream when he got this skinless...
Via The Last Angry Fan
June 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins finalize Martin's contract

Offensive tackle Jonathan Martin officially signed with the Dolphins. The four-year, $4.9875 million deal was originally reported May 22. The 42nd overall pick out of Stanford, Martin was a three-year starter and a finalist for the Lombardi Trophy last year. He is competing at right tackle with Lydon Murtha this offseason. He has never played right tackle but is considered...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins Draft: Day 2

While yesterday was a tad quiet with the exception of the Dolphins landing a QB in the first round with the selection of Ryan Tannehill; today marked some improvements to bolter the offensive line, initiate the ability to stretch the field with a pass-catching tight end and a pass rusher.Tonight, GM Jeff Ireland added some pieces to help the Dolphins in 2012.First the Dolphins selected...
Via Phins Phocus
April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins DE Merling, OT Murtha sign tenders

Miami Dolphins defensive end Phillip Merling and offensive tackle Lydon Murtha signed their restricted free agent tenders on Tuesday. Merling collected just four tackles in 10 games last season and has 66 in 47 career contests. The 26-year-old also has 3.5 sacks and one interception in his career. Murtha, 26, has been with the Dolphins for the past three seasons after he was signed...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Taking Care of Business

Phillip Merling and Lydon Murtha may have been restricted free agents this offseason, but it became practically a done deal that they would be back after the Dolphins extended qualifying offers to both players. On Tuesday, it officially became a done deal when both players signed their tender.
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins offensive line must be rebuilt AGAIN

Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland understands the right side of his team’s offensive line needs to be rebuilt…AGAIN. Incumbent starter Vernon Carey, the former University of Miami standout who has started at both guard and tackle for the past seven seasons, will likely end up playing for another team following a solid season, where it turns out Carey was an alternate...
January 24, 2012  |  Discuss
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