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  1. Practice report (Day 4): LIVE updates from Dolphins training campRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... for a short gain on 2nd play. He's clearly working despite getting nicked up on Sunday. -- I really like Philip Wheeler as a blitzing linebacker. I think he excelled at Georgia Tech as a pass rusher. That's how I think he works best. -- Today begun ...

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  2. Dolphins' linebackers showing promiseRead the original story

    Sunday | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Don't tell Dolphins linebacker Philip Wheeler that his unit was largely to blame for the defense ranking 24th in the NFL against the run last season.

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  3. Top Three Storylines: Miami Dolphins Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | NFLSpinZone

    ... during camp. It wasn't just the run game that struggled, though. Starting linebackers Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler drastically under-performed and, at times, the secondary was erratic. Heading into training camp, it is no secret the defense ...

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  4. Dolphins Hit The Field For First Camp Practice On FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | CBS Local

    ... general manager Jeff Ireland spent a lot of money last offseason brining in free agents Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler but both players underachieved defending both the passing and running game. Miami is hoping that the solution to this problem ...

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  5. Ranking the 10 Biggest Upgrades Miami Dolphins Made This OffseasonRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | BleacherReport

    ... This won't fix the other problem in the linebacking unit, the weak-side or WILL Linebacker. That's still Philip Wheeler unless Jelani Jenkins or Jordan Tripp can make some noise (Tripp could play some middle linebacker as well, depending on how he ...

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  6. Revamped OL will be Dolphins' focus in campRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Boston Herald

    ... rom their linebacking corps, but didn't address the position in free agency or the draft. Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler will likely be the other starters in Miami's 4-3 scheme.

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  7. Miami Dolphins' Training Camp To-Do ListRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | BleacherReport

    ... metrics (subscription required). Dannell Ellerbe was one of the worst middle linebackers in the NFL, and Philip Wheeler was one of the worst outside linebackers in the league. The Dolphins are moving Misi to the middle, or at least trying it out. ...

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  8. Miami Dolphins Will Boast League's Most Dangerous Pass Rush in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Rant Sports

    ... corps is even equipped to hunt quarterbacks. Despite his lackluster play in virtually every other aspect, Philip Wheeler produced the second-most hurries among 4-3 outside linebackers in 2013 and Dannell Ellerbe , despite grading miserably against ...

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  9. 2014 Training Camp Preview: LinebackersRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Miami Dolphins

    ... to back up just about anywhere at linebacker. Trusnik has started two games each of the last two seasons. a Philip Wheeler (6-2, 240) - In his first season in Miami after coming over from the Oakland Raiders, Wheeler led the Dolphins with a ...

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  10. 5 Miami Dolphins Players Who Will Surprise During Training CampRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | BleacherReport

    ... caught five touchdowns this year, but if Michael Egnew did it, it would come as a shocker. On the flip side, Philip Wheeler surprised everyone with such a horrendous season in 2013 that any positive play from him this year would do the same. With ...

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  11. Dolphins pass rusher Dion Jordan suspended first four gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... player to fill that role for Miami's best defensive package. Possible candidates are Vernon and linebackers Philip Wheeler and Jelani Jenkins. Jordan's absence also increases the possibility that Jared Odrick might be called on to play defensive end ...

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  12. NFL suspends Dion Jordan four games for taking banned stimulantsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... player to fill that role for Miami's best defensive package. Possible candidates are Vernon and linebackers Philip Wheeler and Jelani Jenkins. Jordan's absence also increases the possibility that Jared Odrick might be called on to play defensive end ...

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  13. 5 Miami Dolphins Storylines to Follow During Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Rant Sports

    ... and strong-side backers respectively, but the intriguing battle is for the weak-side job between veteran Philip Wheeler and second-year player Jelani Jenkins. Jenkins has a real shot to start. Jarvis Landry (pictured) could end up being Miami's top ...

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  14. Dolphins need to forge their identity through defense -- againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... much of the defensive success will hinge on how well the linebacker trio of Dannell Ellerbe , Koa Misi and Philip Wheeler plays, and how well the rest of the secondary plays. Those remain big wildcards. The defense also has to improve from its 24 ...

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  15. Miami Dolphins: 5 Things That Will Have to Change in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Rant Sports

    ... them throughout the 2013 season. Here are five things that will have to change for the Dolphins in 2014. Philip Wheeler and Dannell Ellerbe were two of the Dolphins' biggest signings of the free-agent spending frenzy of 2013. However, they turned ...

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  16. Miami Dolphins S Reshad Jones Will Return To 2012 FormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... the football. Many key defenders struggled last season with offseason acquisitions Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler alongside others who struggled to stay healthy in Cameron Wake , Paul Soliai , Dimitri Patterson , etc. But no player struggled ...

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  17. Predicting 5 Surprise Starters for the Miami Dolphins in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... the season against the New England Patriots. Jenkins is in a battle with last year's offseason disappointment Philip Wheeler, who really has struggled ever since a great game against the Indianapolis Colts. That was Week 2 of the 2013 season, and ...

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  18. Ryan Tannehill likes what he sees from Dolphins' new offenseRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... linebacker Dannell Ellerbe moved to the middle, and Jelani Jenkins started at strongside linebacker. Philip Wheeler remained at weakside linebacker. Cornerback Jamar Taylor started in place of Finnegan. Tannehill threw touchdown passes to wide ...

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  19. Dolphins offense responds in Wednesday minicampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... place, strongside Dannell Ellerbe moved back to the middle, Jelani Jenkins played strongside linebacker and Philip Wheeler stayed at weakside. "We're looking for competition," Philbin said. "We're going to mix it up and kind of throw the guys into a ...

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  20. Jordan Tripp Will be a Star Linebacker for Miami DolphinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... with the Dolphins. Currently the third-string weak-side linebacker, Tripp is slotted behind subpar starter Philip Wheeler and 2013 fourth-rounder Jelani Jenkins in the pecking order. Chances are that won't change anytime soon, but the potential is ...

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