Dolphins HC Dan Campbell 'extremely excited' about recent moves

It's been a shaky season for the Miami Dolphins thus far, but changes have been made on the coaching staff and better days are expected.Interim head coach Dan Campbell has already begun shifting his staff, with the biggest move coming on Thursday. The Dolphins fired defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle and replaced him with defensive backs coach Lou Anarumo. The Dolphins' defense...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Decision on Dolphins DC Kevin Coyle expected Tuesday

Following a loss to the New York Jets in London, there was expected to be a big shakeup on the Miami Dolphins' coaching staff. The first big move came on Monday as the team fired head coach Joe Philbin, but more are expected to come.According to Albert Breer of NFL Network, a decision on whether to keep defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle is expected to come on Tuesday. Interim head...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Loss on Sunday could cause shakeup in Dolphins' coaching staff

There's no denying that the Miami Dolphins have had a poor season thus far. They're last in the league in sacks with one through three games, and rank 28th in rushing.Neither the offense nor defense has played particularly well, and it has led to some unsettlement in Miami. According to NFL insider Ian Rapoport, an ugly Week 4 loss similar to last week's could lead to a shakeup on...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ndamukong Suh: We'll have to 'will our way to sacks'

No one expected the Miami Dolphins to rank last in the NFL in sacks through three games, but that's exactly what's happened.The Dolphins -- with Ndamukong Suh, Cameron Wake, and Olivier Vernon -- have recorded exactly one sack this season. To make matters worse, the Dolphins haven't exactly faced elite offensive lines, with their Week 3 opponent -- the Buffalo Bills -- surrendering...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Three players who have played great for the Miami Dolphins so far in 2015

There hasn’t been much to be happy about for the Miami Dolphins so far this season. The team sits at 1-2 and the season is on the line Sunday against the Jets. There have been plenty of players who haven’t shown up. Actually, most players haven’t shown up. If anyone is able to find Cam Wake, Olivier Vernon, or any guard, please let us know! AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: How...
Via cover32
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Time for the Real Miami Dolphins to Stand Up

The Miami Dolphins followed a flat uninspiring victory in week one with lackluster loss in week two. If the season is a marathon, Miami came out with very little desire to lead the pack from the opening gun. Joe Philbin’s stoic unemotional style has made its mark on the organization early in the season.The Dolphins uncharacteristically amassed 13 penalties including a personal...
Via Dolphin Shout
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Heads-up play by TE Harbor pays off for Jaguars

A bit of gamesmanship by tight end Clay Harbor helped the Jacksonville Jaguars pick up their first win of the season in Sunday's 23-20 victory over the Miami Dolphins. Late in the fourth quarter, with the Jaguars driving, Miami defensive end Olivier Vernon pushed Harbor after a second-down run by T.J. Yeldon. That shove drew an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on Vernon and turned...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

What has happened to the Miami Dolphins defense?

The Miami Dolphins entered the season having massive expectations, especially for their defense. They went from 50-1 odds to win the Superbowl down to 25-1 right after the preseason. A preseason in which Miami’s defense dominated. AROUND COVER32 Gut Reactions: What we know about the NFL after two weeks Tweetcap : How did Week 2 of the NFL season play out on Twitter Bold Predictions...
Via cover32
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars avoid fourth consecutive 0-2 start by stunning Dolphins

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Rookie Jason Myers kicked a 28-yard field goal with 40 seconds remaining and the Jacksonville Jaguars held on to beat the Miami Dolphins 23-20 on Sunday. The Jaguars (1-1) took over with 1:48 left, and Blake Bortles put them in field-goal range with pass plays of 18, 19 and 9 yards. The Dolphins (1-1) provided some help, too, with a 15-yard personal foul...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: quick hits

Here are some thoughts and observations from Sunday’s Jacksonville Jaguars 23-20 win over the Miami Dolphins: In one of the early season’s stunning upsets, the upstart Jaguars bested the revamped Dolphins in a contest that was tight all afternoon. Dolphins linebacker Olivier Vernon had the day’s dumbest penalty, comitted a big personal foul penalty on the Jaguars final...
Via EndZoneScore
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Late field goal helps Jaguars best Dolphins at home

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Rookie Jason Myers kicked a 28-yard field goal with 40 seconds remaining and the Jacksonville Jaguars held on to beat the Miami Dolphins 23-20 on Sunday. The Jaguars (1-1) took over with 1:48 left, and Blake Bortles put them in field-goal range with pass plays of 18, 19 and 9 yards. The Dolphins (1-1) provided some help, too, with a 15-yard personal foul...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Late field goal helps Jaguars best Dolphins at home

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Rookie Jason Myers kicked a 28-yard field goal with 40 seconds remaining and the Jacksonville Jaguars held on to beat the Miami Dolphins 23-20 on Sunday. The Jaguars (1-1) took over with 1:48 left, and Blake Bortles put them in field-goal range with pass plays of 18, 19 and 9 yards. The Dolphins (1-1) provided some help, too, with a 15-yard personal foul...
Via Fox Sports Florida
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Preview: Fourth quarter of the schedule—make or break time

The Giants have among their toughest runs of the season down the stretch. With the late start of the season, they play five games in December or later. Their last four games are at Miami, against Carolina, at Minnesota and against Philadelphia. I expect three of those teams, and perhaps even the Panthers, to still be in contention for the playoffs.The Giants have two games on Monday...
Via Pro Football Spot
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Fourth year players QB Ryan Tannehill, DE Olivier Vernon, and RB Lamar Miller drawing rave reviews in Miami

According to MimiamiDolphins.com, the Miami Dolphins have a trio of fourth year players in quarterback Ryan Tannehill, defensive end Olivier Vernon, and running back Lamar Miller, that the team has been raving about all preseason. Part of the team's 2012 draft class, all three are expected to have breakout seasons in 2015. However, it was the team solid drafting that landed...
Via 60 Max Power O
September 07, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Miami Dolphins Crystal Ball - Roster and Record

I cannot remember a season surrounded by so much hype from the Miami Dolphins fan base and that hype comes with good reason. Miami made the biggest splash of the offseason when they lured big-ticket free agent Ndamukong Suh to South beach. Let’s leave the salary cap to the experts; bottom line is that the Dolphins added a top five defensive player to a defense that was already...
Via PhinManiacs
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Dolphins DT Earl Mitchell drawing praise from Wake, Suh

When one thinks of the Miami Dolphins defensive line the names that come to mind are generally Ndamukong Suh, Cameron Wake and Olivier Vernon, but often overlooked is defensive tackle Earl Mitchell. Mitchell, who has had the luxury of playing next to guys like JJ Watt, Mario Williams and Wake throughout his five year career, is often slated as the third or fourth option on the defensive...
Via PhinManiacs
August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

How good will the Dolphins defense be this year?

Just how good can the Dolphins defense be this year? The best case scenario is special. The front seven has two All-Pro caliber players in Ndamukong Suh and Cameron Wake. They lead the likes of Oliver Vernon, Earl Mitchell and Derick Shelby. The back end of the defense also has two All-Pro caliber players in Brent Grimes and Reshad Jones. The foundation is in place. The front seven...
Via Phins Phocus
August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Suh: 2015 Dolphins defense has more talent than 2014 Lions

Ndamukong Suh was a pivotal piece of the Detroit Lions’ No. 1 ranked defense last season, and the All-Pro defensive tackle believes the Miami Dolphins have even greater potential than his previous team. According to ESPN’s James Walker, Suh conceded that he cannot predict the Miami defense will indeed finish atop the league but said his new teammates have the talent to reach...
Via Sportsnaut
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Dolphins DE Cameron Wake: Everyone is coming together

The Miami Dolphins are expected to field a top defense this season with a stout defensive line. Key players along the defensive front include Cameron Wake, Olivier Vernon, and free agent acquisition Ndamukong Suh. In two preseason games, the first-team defense has held its opponents to exactly zero points, with all three of those players being a big part of that."So far, it’s...
Via Fox Sports
August 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Oher, Olivier Vernon get in fight within two minutes of drills

While the NFL has seen joint practices and training camps loaded with fights, one of the more recent happened between the Carolina Panthers and Miami Dolphins. Specifically, it was offensive tackle Michael Oher and defensive end Olivier Vernon who came to blows, according to Michael David Smith of Pro Football Talk. As David Smith explains, the punches were thrown "within two minutes...
Via Fox Sports
August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Brent Grimes calls Calvin Johnson the toughest WR to defend

Miami Dolphins cornerback Brent Grimes has plenty of experience defending the NFL’s best wide receivers, but one sticks out above the rest. Last season alone, he matched up with Calvin Johnson (Detroit Lions), Jordy Nelson (Green Bay Packers), Alshon Jeffery (Chicago Bears) and Demaryius Thomas (Denver Broncos). The year prior, Grimes was opposite Julio Jones (Atlanta Falcons...
Via Sportsnaut
August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Is it possible that the Dolphins look to another team to solve their O-Line issues?

I would like to think I speak for the majority of Dolphins fans when I say I am sick and tired of hearing about the offensive guard position. It literally is all I see on my twitter timeline every single day. It’s a huge concern for many Miami fans and like those fans, I have fought for the team to sign Evan Mathis. Yes, he is easily a top 5 offensive guard in the NFL and would...
Via cover32
August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Players To Keep An Eye On At Dolphins Training Camp

The 2015 NFL offseason has officially concluded, ladies and gentlemen. OTA’s are through with and rosters will only get thinner from here. The first Preseason game within reach. Stopping by South Florida, the Miami Dolphins have quite an impressive roster for this upcoming season. With that being said, let’s preview what players to keep an eye on during the team’s training...
Via TopSportsReport
August 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Why the Miami Dolphins need to let Olivier Vernon walk

Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reported Wednesday that there has been no talk between the Dolphins and Olivier Vernon yet. The keyword there is yet. At some point through this season both parties will sit down and discuss the future for both sides, it’s inevitable. How Vernon does this season will dictate what type of contract he will get next offseason and let’s be honest...
Via cover32
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Dolphins DE Olivier Vernon Could Target A 5-Year, $60M Deal Next Year?

Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports that there have been no contract discussions between the Dolphins and DE Olivier Vernon regarding a contract extension. Jackson suggests that the recent five-year, $55 million contract signed by Saints DE Cameron Jordan could provide the “floor” for contracts talks between the Dolphins and Vernon. In the end, ... The post Dolphins...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 29, 2015  |  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!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Dwight Howard, image & Houston's title chances

10 unheralded NFL players who will impact Week 5

Five potential upsets in NFL Week 5

Why the Carolina Panthers are the NFL's next super power

NHL Department of Player Safety inconsistent in disciplining players?

Explaining the silence on Thabo Sefolosha’s police brutality trial

Six biggest matchups in Week 6 of CFB

Joe Maddon's defensive calculus

Sepp Blatter appeals FIFA suspension

Looking at four NHL goaltenders who debuted for new teams

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker