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9 hrs ago | NFL

Dolphins season preview: Stuck in the middle

We believe in new coordinator Bill Lazor's offense to the extent that he was a finalist for our offseason " Making the Leap " countdown.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Shelley Smith, Lamar Miller, Knowshon Moreno, Dallas Thomas, NFL Players

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Miami Herald

Undrafted rookies including LB Chris McCain, DT Anthony Johnson...

From Davone Bess to Dan Carpenter to Derrick Shelby, the Dolphins have had pretty good success unearthing undrafted rookies who not only made the team but contributed in their first season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Chris McCain, Anthony Johnson, NFL Players, A.J Francis, Jason Trusnik

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Phinsider

Have the Miami Dolphins Improved Under Joe Philbin?

Heading into his third season with the Miami Dolphins, Joe Philbin enters a crucial year during his tenure.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Ryan Tannehill, Mike Wallace, Matt Moore, Dannell Ellerbe, NFL Players

Rant Sports

5 Miami Dolphins Players on the Roster Bubble Entering Preseason Week 3

The Miami Dolphins are looking like a player in the AFC through two preseason games, but these five players may not last much longer once the team looks to cut down to the mandatory 53-man roster within the coming weeks.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Chris McCain, Damien Williams, Michael Thomas, NFL Players, Charles Clay

BleacherReport

Highlighting the Miami Dolphins' Best Preseason Performers So Far

We're two games into the Miami Dolphins ' preseason, and plenty of players are sticking out and making the case for playing time or even a roster spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Chris McCain, Dallas Thomas, NFL Players, Ryan Tannehill, Dannell Ellerbe

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Rant Sports

5 Miami Dolphins Players to Watch in Preseason Week 3

The Miami Dolphins will take on the Dallas Cowboys this Saturday night at 7:00 p.m. EST in search of their second win of the NFL preseason.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, NFL Players, Derrick Shelby, Terrence Fede, Jarvis Landry, Knowshon Moreno

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Bell: Can rebuilt Dolphins OL protect Tannehill?

Bell: Can rebuilt Dolphins line keep Tannehill upright? More poor showings up front could derail progress that QB has made.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Richie Incognito, Cameron Wake, Ryan Tannehill, Mike Pouncey, NFL Players

Palm Beach Post

Dolphins PFF gradings: Rookie LB Chris McCain steps up; Dallas Thomas off-the-charts bad

Pro Football Focus' gradings of the Dolphins-Bucs game are out and not surprisingly right guard Dallas Thomas was the lowest graded player of the game.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Dallas Thomas, NFL Players, Randy Starks, Chris McCain, Dion Jordan

Sat Aug 16, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Five things that went right, five things that went wrong

New offensive coordinator Bill Lazor has taken an aggressive approach to coaching the Dolphins quarterbacks, and it appears Ryan Tannehill and Matt Moore are responding to his demanding ways.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Ryan Tannehill, Mike Pouncey, NFL Players, Jason Trusnik, Chris McCain

The Phinsider

8 Things to Watch in Preseason Week 2: Miami Dolphins vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Philip Wheeler making a tackle. We'll see if this can happen consistently Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, NFL Players, Brent Grimes, Dion Sims, Dannell Ellerbe, Cortland Finnegan

Fri Aug 15, 2014

ESPN

Five things I learned from Dolphins camp

The Miami Dolphins completed their 2014 training camp on Thursday. The feeling of getting through the grind of hot, physical practices never gets old for players, whether they're a rookie or a 10-year veteran.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Jimmy Wilson, NFL Players, Armon Binns, Rishard Matthews, Damian Williams

Thu Aug 14, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

Miami Dolphins making changes at linebacker

While all three projected starters are the same as last year - Dannell Ellerbe, Koa Misi and Philip Wheeler - they are each lining up at different positions.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Dannell Ellerbe, NFL Players, Koa Misi, NCAA Sports, University of Montana NCAA, NCAA Football, Montana Grizzlies NCAA Football

Wed Aug 13, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Dolphins coaches need to read between the lines

Yet there's a sense of calm soothing those issues. Veterans Branden Albert and Daryn Colledge have settled in as the left side of the offensive line, and are beginning to develop a level of communication that doesn't require words.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Chris McCain, Dion Jordan, Knowshon Moreno, NFL Players, Koa Misi

Rant Sports

5 Miami Dolphins Players to Watch in NFL Preseason Week 2

The Miami Dolphins are looking for their first preseason victory Saturday night against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, but in reality, it's the play of the younger players that truly matters in the preseason rather than picking up a "W".

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Jared Odrick, Jimmy Wilson, Dallas Thomas, NFL Players, Reshad Jones

Palm Beach Post

Dolphins fan starts petition to move Dion Jordan to linebacker

Change.org bills itself as "the world's platform for change" with 76,109,661 people taking action and "victories every day."

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Dion Jordan, NFL Players, Olivier Vernon, Terrence Fede, Dannell Ellerbe

Mon Aug 11, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Dolphins try out veteran QBs Grossman, Skelton and Quinn for possible backup role

In the be careful what you wish for category, Dolphins fans who nearly revolted when then coach Cam Cameron told them to point their thumbs up and not down when they drafted Ted Ginn Jr. instead of the more desirable Brady Quinn in 2007, may get a second chance at the much-traveled, underachieving quarterback.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Chris McCain, Michael Thomas, Andrew Wilson, Knowshon Moreno, NFL Players

Palm Beach Post

Miami Dolphins rookie linebacker Jordan Tripp in the running for a starting job

If the Dolphins current starting linebacker corps of Koa Misi, Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler don't improve their tackling, a lineup change could be coming.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Jelani Jenkins, Dannell Ellerbe, NFL Players, Koa Misi

Sat Aug 09, 2014

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Dolphins shouldn't let pride get in the way of this year's defense

Randy Starks and Cameron Wake , who have both played in multiple Pro Bowls, each missed a tackle on the Dolphins ' very first defensive play of the exhibition season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Cameron Wake, Randy Starks, Dannell Ellerbe, NFL Players, Koa Misi

The Phinsider

POLL: Should the Miami Dolphins Move DE Dion Jordan to Linebacker?

After Dion Jordan's lackluster performance at rushing the passer in Friday's exhibition game, the question must be asked-- at what position does Jordan present the most value to this Dolphins' defense? The Miami Dolphins preseason opener pumped optimism into fans after a opening drive touchdown by the first team offense led by Ryan Tannehill.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, Dion Jordan, NFL Players, Terrence Fede, Ryan Tannehill, Chris McCain

Palm Beach Post

FinsCast: Dolphins lose preseason opener (and Reshad Jones) but offense emerges

Check out FinsCast for a full recap of the Dolphins 16-10 loss to Atlanta and interviews with safety Reshad Jones, coach Joe Philbin, receiver Rishard Matthews and linebacker Philip Wheeler.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Miami Dolphins, NFL Players, Reshad Jones, Rishard Matthews

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