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Friday morning one-liners

Friday morning one-liners

profootballtalk.com Updated 8 hours ago
The Bills hope Marcus Thigpen is the answer to sparking their kick return game. It didn’t get the attention of Odell Beckham’s catch, but Dolphins CB Brent Grimes had an athletic interception last week. Patriots S Devin McCourty isn’t expecting too many…
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  • Cortland Finnegan not present at practice

    Cortland Finnegan not present at practice

    miamiherald.com 2 hours ago
    There was optimism Cortland Finnegan could return to his starting cornerback job for the Miami Dolphins against the Jets Monday night after he practiced for the first time in a couple of weeks on Thursday. But Finnegan, nursing an ankle injury, was not …
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  • Dolphins vs. Jets preview

    Dolphins vs. Jets preview

    ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    When: 8:30 p.m. ET Monday Where: MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford TV: ESPN The Miami Dolphins and New York Jets find themselves in familiar roles entering their Week 13 matchup on ESPN's "Monday Night Football." The last time these rivals met,…
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  • Dolphins injury report: CB Jamar Taylor ruled out Monday vs. Je…

    Dolphins injury report: CB Jamar Taylor ruled out Monday vs. Jets

    ESPN.com Nov 27 (yesterday)
    DAVIE, Fla. -- The Miami Dolphins concluded their second practice in preparation for the New York Jets. Here is the Thursday injury report for Miami: Ruled out: LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) Limited practice: WR Mike Wallace…
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  • It's The 20th Anniversary Of Dan Marino's Fake Spike

    It's The 20th Anniversary Of Dan Marino's Fake Spike

    deadspin.com Nov 27 (yesterday)
    The original and still the best. This is video of the Dolphins' entire game-winning drive, but the clock play itself comes at about the five-minute mark—the video should be cued up. Read more...
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  • Colts make a change at cornerback

    Colts make a change at cornerback

    profootballtalk.com Nov 27 (yesterday)
    The arrival of Shaun Phillips isn’t the only change for the Indianapolis defense this week. The team announced that they have signed cornerback Jalil Brown and waived cornerback Loucheiz Purifoy. Brown was released by the Dolphins earlier in the week an…
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  • Mike Wallace, Koa Misi return to Dolphins practice

    Mike Wallace, Koa Misi return to Dolphins practice

    ESPN.com Nov 27 (yesterday)
    DAVIE, Fla. -- The Miami Dolphins (6-5) continued their preparation for the New York Jets (2-9) with a Thanksgiving Day practice. Here are some notes and observations from Thursday's session: The Dolphins had plenty of good news on the injury front. The…
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Nov 27 (yesterday)
    Donte Whitner’s not backing off comments he made about Buffalo and the Bills. The Dolphins aren’t fooling themselves about the late-season danger of the Jets. Patriots special teamer Matt Slater is thankful for a new contract. The Jets fans who buy bill…
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  • Salguero: Lots to be thankful for

    Salguero: Lots to be thankful for

    miamiherald.com Nov 27 (yesterday)
    Happy Thanksgiving, friends. Today in the United States we celebrate the blessings of the last year and we give thanks for those who came before us who gave this generation an inheritance of prosperity and liberty. We give thanks for what we have. We gi…
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  • Jets' Wilkerson (toe) expected out vs. Fins

    Jets' Wilkerson (toe) expected out vs. Fins

    ESPN.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    The problems continue to mount for the New York Jets, who expect to be without injured defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson when they face the Miami Dolphins Monday night.
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  • N.F.L. Roundup: Geno Smith Will Start for Jets Against Dolphins

    N.F.L. Roundup: Geno Smith Will Start for Jets Against Dolphins

    nytimes.com ESPN.com Nov 26 (2 days ago)
    Starting Smith on Monday – and the rest of the season, it seems – gives the Jets another, perhaps final, opportunity to evaluate the quarterback they drafted in the second round last year.
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  • Wednesday morning one-liners

    Wednesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Nov 26 (2 days ago)
    Bills WR Robert Woods made the Jets pay for single coverage. The Dolphins have had some bad luck. Patriots QB Tom Brady and Packers QB Aaron Rodgers have never started against each other, until Sunday. The latest “Fire John Idzik” billboard tells Woody …
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  • Jets name Geno Smith starting quarterback

    Jets name Geno Smith starting quarterback

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Nov 26 (2 days ago)
    Geno Smith is back as the Jets’ starting quarterback. The Jets announced this morning that Smith, not Michael Vick, will start on Monday night against the Dolphins. Jets coach Rex Ryan met with both Smith and Vick this morning and informed them that he …
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  • Injuries lead to intrigue at cornerback

    Injuries lead to intrigue at cornerback

    miamiherald.com Nov 26 (2 days ago)
    The Miami Dolphins are churning the roster at the cornerback spot because, in part, they are managing several injuries at the position. R.J. Stanford was added on Tuesday because he just might be more game-ready than Jalil Brown, who was cut. He also mi…
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  • Dolphins bring back cornerback R.J. Stanford

    Dolphins bring back cornerback R.J. Stanford

    profootballtalk.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    The Dolphins are short-handed in the secondary at the moment, so they brought back a familiar face. According to Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald, the Dolphins have signed cornerback R.J. Stanford. He was with the Dolphins in 2012 and 2013, and has …
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  • QB snapshot: Ryan Tannehill

    QB snapshot: Ryan Tannehill

    ESPN.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    A quick observation of quarterback Ryan Tannehill and how he played in the Miami Dolphins' 39-36 loss in Week 12: Tannehill had another strong performance in a losing effort to the Denver Broncos. He didn't necessarily put up huge numbers, but he stayed…
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  • Salguero and PFF review of Miami Dolphins at Denver

    Salguero and PFF review of Miami Dolphins at Denver

    miamiherald.com ESPN.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    This week's ProFootballFocus.com study of the Miami Dolphins film following the loss to Denver will leave you with questions. The questions: Why didn't defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle blitz more? Why Daniel Thomas in the red zone? Is there a competiti…
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  • Miami Still Very Much In It

    Miami Still Very Much In It

    CNNSI.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
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  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: Dolphins-Jets 01:01

    NFL Live Prediction: Dolphins-Jets

    Nov 26
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Miami at the New York Jets.
  • Video - Inside The Huddle: Rookie Offensive Linemen 00:57

    Inside The Huddle: Rookie Offensive Linemen

    Nov 25
    The 2014 offensive linemen draft class is solid, with 19 drafted offensive linemen starting for their teams.
  • Video - Playoffs Begin Now For Miami Dolphins 01:00

    Playoffs Begin Now For Miami Dolphins

    Nov 25
    ESPN Dolphins reporter James Walker says Miami has little margin for error in the final five games as it tries to remain in a crowded AFC postseason picture.
  • Video - Game Balls: Miami at Denver 01:26

    Game Balls: Miami at Denver

    Nov 23
    Broncos reporter Jeff Legwold's game ball goes to C.J. Anderson, who had 27 carries for 167 yards. Ryan Tannehill gets the game ball from James Walker, throwing for 228 yards, three touchdowns and one interception.

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