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Miami Dolphins News and Rumors
profootballtalk.com Updated Mar 13, 2013
Dolphins cornerback Sean Smith entered free agency with the perception that he has plenty of suitors. As the second day of free agency comes to a conclusion, there’s no evidence of anyone seriously chasing him. No offers, no visits. Nothing. Of courShare Tweet
McKinnie visiting Miami, but not the DolphinsFree-agent tackle Bryant McKinnie created a stir on Wednesday by tweeting that he is heading to Miami. Many interpreted that to mean he’s visiting the Dolphins. He’s not. Mike Garafolo of USA Today reported earlier today that McKinnie is merely goinShare TweetThe local and national media has written tons about the Miami Dolphins this offseason. Not once did anyone mention upgrading the linebacker position as a primary need. Apparently, Dolphins linebacker Karlos Dansby also was as surprised as anyone. Dansby…Share Tweet
Cardinals continue shopping spree with DB helpThe Cardinals are doing their best to catch up with the Dolphins and Colts and Eagles for bulk signings, and they’re doing it with guys they’re familiar with. In addition to the previously reported signings of running back Rashard Mendenhall, quarterbShare TweetThe Dolphins "missed" on tight end Jared Cook on Tuesday, if you call not wanting to pay $7 million per year to a player who had exactly three receptions more than Anthony Fasano a miss. Alright, I understand the infatuation with Cook but that…Share Tweet
Jets re-sign Lex HilliardThe road from Jets headquarters has been running downhill since free agency started. Mike DeVito’s in Kansas City, Shonn Greene’s in Tennessee, Dustin Keller seems destined for the Dolphins and LaRon Landry’s been drawing interest from several teamsShare TweetNew Miami Dolphins receiver Mike Wallace said Wednesday in a interview with ESPN's "SportsCenter" that he expects his new team to compete with the New England Patriots "from Day 1."Share TweetSkullking around Dolphins camp I've picked up a nugget here and there. Here's the top nugget I have relative to the Dolphins apparently curious exchange of linebackers from Karlos Dansby and Kevin Burnett to Phillip Wheeler and Dannell Ellerbe. Thinks p…Share TweetThe Dolphins had money to spend on linebackers, but not for the guy they spent the first pick in the 2008 Draft on. Now, Jake Long has a new home, as Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports Long has agreed to a contract with the Rams. While…Share TweetThe Detroit Lions have agreed to terms on a four-year contract with Reggie Bush and will introduce the running back at a a news conference Wednesday afternoon.Share TweetThe Miami Dolphins dominated the free-agent landscape Tuesday during the opening of free agency. The Buffalo Bills finally got on the board by adding their first free agent in Day 2. Buffalo signed former Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Manny Lawson. He r…Share TweetThe Dolphins are spending money aggressively, if not efficiently. In fact, one of yesterday’s signings highlights what could be easily viewed as an overspend by general manager Jeff Ireland. As Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald points out, the DolphiShare TweetHaving lost tight end Anthony Fasano to the Chiefs while they were throwing money at Mike Wallace and linebackers, the Dolphins are back in the hunt for an offensive complement Wednesday. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Dolphins are bringing JetsShare TweetRams coach Jeff Fisher has lamented the absence of potent weapons for quarterback Sam Bradford, and yet some of the only potent weapons the Rams had are walking away. Receiver Brandon Gibson is a free agent, and he’s drawing early interest. Per ManishShare TweetJeffri Chadiha says the Dolphins and Chiefs are the clear winners after the first day of free agency but the Ravens and Steelers are left hurting.Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Bush Headed To DetroitMar 13Episode 288: Eric Mangini breaks down how Reggie Bush will fit in with the Lions. The NFL32 crew discuss Wes Welker's signing to the Broncos.
Lions Add Reggie BushMar 13Adam Schefter discusses Reggie Bush agreeing to a four-year deal with the Lions.
Wallace Ready to CompeteMar 13Mike Wallace discusses leaving the Steelers to join the Dolphins and expects to compete with New England right away.
Did the Miami Dolphins overpay in free agency?Mar 13Brian Baldinger and Mike Tannenbaum explain why the Miami Dolphins might have overpaid for Mike Wallace, Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler in free agency.