Friday morning one-liners
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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…Upvote Share Tweet
Cortland Finnegan not present at practicemiamiherald.com 2 hours agoThere 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Dolphins vs. Jets previewESPN.com 8 hours agoWhen: 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,…Upvote Share Tweet
Dolphins injury report: CB Jamar Taylor ruled out Monday vs. JetsESPN.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…Upvote Share Tweet
It's The 20th Anniversary Of Dan Marino's Fake Spikedeadspin.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...Upvote Share Tweet
Colts make a change at cornerbackprofootballtalk.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…Upvote Share TweetESPN.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Thursday morning one-linersprofootballtalk.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…Upvote Share Tweetmiamiherald.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…Upvote Share TweetESPN.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.Upvote Share TweetStarting 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.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.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 …Upvote Share TweetGeno 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Injuries lead to intrigue at cornerbackmiamiherald.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Dolphins bring back cornerback R.J. Stanfordprofootballtalk.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 …Upvote Share Tweet
QB snapshot: Ryan TannehillESPN.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…Upvote Share TweetThis 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…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekdayUpvote Share Tweet
NFL Live Prediction: Dolphins-JetsNov 26The NFL Live crew make their picks for Miami at the New York Jets.
Inside The Huddle: Rookie Offensive LinemenNov 25The 2014 offensive linemen draft class is solid, with 19 drafted offensive linemen starting for their teams.
Playoffs Begin Now For Miami DolphinsNov 25ESPN 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.
Game Balls: Miami at DenverNov 23Broncos 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.
James Harrison is BackNov 28Interesting weekend of football, starting with the two marquee games Thursday, and two big ones Sunday: New England at Green Bay in the late-afternoon national window, and Denver at Kansas City on Sunday night. You’ll hear much about those games, and no…
Should RG3 Be QB2?Nov 26By Peter King I think Washington coach Jay Gruden made a mistake benching Robert Griffin III in favor of Colt McCoy. I say that with the full understanding that Griffin is awful right now. “He has the yips,” says Chris Cooley, the analyst on the team’s …
A Football FeastNov 26Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
Patriots-Packers showdown highlights quality post-Thanksgiving feast -- Jo…Nov 26John Clayton's First and Goal: After a three-game Thanksgiving Day feast, Week 13 offers plenty -- including a Patriots-Packers showdown -- to whet appetites.