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Sunday morning one-liners

Sunday morning one-liners

profootballtalk.com Updated 2 hours ago
The Bills can’t afford a letdown after last week’s win over the Packers. Dolphins WR Mike Wallace has worked to be more than a deep threat. LB Jamie Collins is finishing strong for the Patriots again this season. Sunday could be the final home game for …
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  • Keys to the game: Minnesota Vikings at Miami Dolphins

    Keys to the game: Minnesota Vikings at Miami Dolphins

    miamiherald.com 21 hours ago
    Several days ago I told you Miami Dolphins defensive ends Cameron Wake and Olivier Vernon are in a sack drought. Well, in digging deeper into the matchup between the homestanding Dolphins and Vikings on Sunday, I've discovered the drought may soon end. …
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  • Albert: FOX broadcast will side with keeping Philbin

    Albert: FOX broadcast will side with keeping Philbin

    miamiherald.com Dec 20 (yesterday)
    Broadcasters walk a delicate line between telling you what is happening within the game they are covering and discussing the news surrounding the teams playing. For the NFL on FOX crew covering the Minnesota Vikings at Miami Dolphins on Sunday, the broa…
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  • Calvin Pace says it has “been a pleasure” to play the Patriots

    Calvin Pace says it has “been a pleasure” to play the Patriots

    profootballtalk.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    The Patriots turn perceived and/or actual opponent slights into fuel used to stoke their already legendary collective competitive fire. Just last week, they used the Dolphins’ words from September as inspiration, and we know how this turned out for poor…
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  • Minnesota Vikings at Miami Dolphins Preview

    Minnesota Vikings at Miami Dolphins Preview

    nytimes.com ESPN.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    The Dolphins could reach the playoffs if they win their final two games and get some help from other teams.
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  • Jason Fox will finally get his chance Sunday

    Jason Fox will finally get his chance Sunday

    miamiherald.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    Jason Fox is starting at right tackle for the Miami Dolphins against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, according to a club source. That is not really a big surprise when one considers starting right tackle Dallas Thomas has missed the entire week of prac…
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Dec 19 (2 days ago)
    Marcus Thigpen has provided a jolt to the Bills special teams. The Dolphins would like to get RB Lamar Miller 1,000 rushing yards. Better communication is part of the Patriots’ plan to do a better job against the Jets run game than they did earlier this…
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  • Dolphins' Ross cannot have it both ways

    Dolphins' Ross cannot have it both ways

    miamiherald.com Dec 19 (2 days ago)
    Folks, we cannot have things both ways. That is the lesson to be learned today because in Friday's Miami Herald, Adam Beasley is reporting Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross "has shown no indication that he has any interest in making a coaching chan…
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  • Lamar Miller aiming for first 1,000-yard season

    Lamar Miller aiming for first 1,000-yard season

    ESPN.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)
    DAVIE, Fla. -- The Miami Dolphins (7-7) are on a path towards their sixth consecutive non-playoff season. But one player who is having a consistent season is starting tailback Lamar Miller. Miami’s third-year tailback already set new career highs for ru…
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  • Cameron Wake, Olivier Vernon in a sack drought

    Cameron Wake, Olivier Vernon in a sack drought

    miamiherald.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)
    One of the reasons the Miami Dolphins beat and beat up the New England Patriots in the regular season opener in September is they got to Tom Brady. They sacked him four times, with Olivier Vernon and Cameron Wake wearing out New England offensive tackle…
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  • Julian Edelman dealing with a concussion

    Julian Edelman dealing with a concussion

    profootballtalk.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)
    Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman was a limited participant in the team’s practices last week because of a thigh injury, but he played all the way through the team’s victory over the Dolphins last Sunday without showing any sign of difficulty becaus…
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  • Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill: 'You play to win the game'

    Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill: 'You play to win the game'

    ESPN.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    DAVIE, Fla. – To get a sense of the Miami Dolphins' ideal mindset in the final two games, look no further than the credo written on the wall inside the team's locker room. “I will never accept defeat,” the Dolphins’ credo states in bold letters. “I will…
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  • Analyzing Todd McShay's Dolphins mock draft

    Analyzing Todd McShay's Dolphins mock draft

    ESPN.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    The NFL draft is several months away and there are still two weeks of football left to play. However, it’s not too early to look ahead to the offseason. Earlier this week, we previewed the offensive and defensive free agents. On Wednesday, ESPN's Todd M…
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  • Linebackers back to work Wednesday

    Linebackers back to work Wednesday

    miamiherald.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    The Dolphins played with backup linebackers against New England last Sunday but are hopeful that, barring any setbacks, both Jelani Jenkins and Koa Misi can return to the lineup this week. Jenkins missed the Patriots game with a foot injury. Misi missed…
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  • Dolphins getting healthier at linebacker

    Dolphins getting healthier at linebacker

    ESPN.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    DAVIE, Fla. – The Miami Dolphins began their practice week in preparation for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings. Here are some notes from Wednesday’s session: Both starting linebackers Koa Misi (hamstring, knee) and Jelani Jenkins (foot) retur…
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  • The big issue on a coach: Who is an upgrade?

    The big issue on a coach: Who is an upgrade?

    miamiherald.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    Last week I reported that if Dolphins coach Joe Philbin did not make the playoffs, owner Stephen Ross would consider making a change at coach. I reported that the No. 1 target for Ross, who believes the Dolphins should be better than 7-7 at this stage, …
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  • QB snapshot: Tom Brady

    QB snapshot: Tom Brady

    ESPN.com Dec 16 (5 days ago)
    A few quick observations of quarterback Tom Brady and how he played in the New England Patriots' 41-13 win over the Miami Dolphins: 1. Excellent work with his feet ... again. For the second week in a row, we lead off this week's update by referencing Br…
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  • QB snapshot: Ryan Tannehill

    QB snapshot: Ryan Tannehill

    ESPN.com Dec 16 (5 days ago)
    A quick observation of quarterback Ryan Tannehill and how he played in the Miami Dolphins' 41-13 loss in Week 15: Tannehill showed something I had not seen in his previous 45 starts: He threw an accurate and consistent deep ball. The Dolphins let it fly…
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  • Miami Dolphins stock watch

    Miami Dolphins stock watch

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Dec 16 (5 days ago)
    The Miami Dolphins suffered a 41-13 loss to the New England Patriots Sunday that ruined their postseason hopes. Here is the latest look at whose stock is rising and falling in Miami: Falling 1. Joe Philbin, head coach: This was supposed to be the year P…
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  • Tape review from PFF of Miami Dolphins loss

    Tape review from PFF of Miami Dolphins loss

    miamiherald.com Dec 16 (5 days ago)
    Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin changed his team's Tuesday schedule this week. Rather than practice as they've done the previous 14 weeks, Philbin is having his players simply lift weights today. There will be no media availability and instead that wil…
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  • PFT Live: Patriots talk with Tom Curran, Browns talk with Mary …

    PFT Live: Patriots talk with Tom Curran, Browns talk with Mary Kay Cabot

    profootballtalk.com Dec 15 (6 days ago)
    The Patriots won their sixth straight AFC East title with a 41-13 win over the Dolphins on Sunday that also kept them in the top spot in the AFC with two weeks left in the regular season. Tom Curran of CSN New England will join Mike Florio on Monday’s e…
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  • Patriots drew inspiration from Dolphins’ words after Week One

    Patriots drew inspiration from Dolphins’ words after Week One

    profootballtalk.com Dec 15 (6 days ago)
    The Patriots clinched their sixth straight AFC East title on Sunday with a 41-13 victory over the Dolphins and they extended another streak as well. New England hasn’t been swept by an AFC East team since 2000 after the Dolphins failed to repeat their s…
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  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: Vikings-Dolphins 00:39

    NFL Live Prediction: Vikings-Dolphins

    Dec 17
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Minnesota at Miami.
  • Video - Dolphins' Joe Philbin Has Something To Prove 00:51

    Dolphins' Joe Philbin Has Something To Prove

    Dec 16
    ESPN Dolphins reporter James Walker says Miami coach Joe Philbin, whose team is essentially out of playoff contention, needs to keep his players motivated in the final two games if he stands any chance of keeping his job.
  • Video - Patriots Clinch Sixth Straight AFC East Title 01:13

    Patriots Clinch Sixth Straight AFC East Title

    Dec 14
    ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss discusses what went right for the Patriots in the 41-13 win over the Dolphins in Week 15.
  • Video - Game Balls: Miami At New England 01:18

    Game Balls: Miami At New England

    Dec 14
    Patriots reporter Mike Reiss' game ball goes to Tom Brady's feet. Brady's 17-yard run on the opening drive of the second half led to a Patriots TD. Miami reporter James Walker honors Mike Wallace for his five catches for 104 yards and a touchdown.

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