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All quiet on the Sean Smith front

All quiet on the Sean Smith front

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 cour
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  • McKinnie visiting Miami, but not the Dolphins

    McKinnie visiting Miami, but not the Dolphins

    profootballtalk.com Mar 13, 2013
    Free-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 goin
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  • Karlos Dansby shocked by Dolphins release

    Karlos Dansby shocked by Dolphins release

    ESPN.com Mar 13, 2013
    The 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…
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  • Cardinals continue shopping spree with DB help

    Cardinals continue shopping spree with DB help

    profootballtalk.com Mar 13, 2013
    The 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, quarterb
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  • Update on TE Dustin Keller

    Update on TE Dustin Keller

    The 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…
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  • Jets re-sign Lex Hilliard

    Jets re-sign Lex Hilliard

    profootballtalk.com Mar 13, 2013
    The 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 teams
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  • Wallace: Dolphins to compete from 'Day 1'

    Wallace: Dolphins to compete from 'Day 1'

    New 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."
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  • Dolphins introduce Wheeler, Ellerbe to media

    Dolphins introduce Wheeler, Ellerbe to media

    Skullking 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…
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  • Report: Jake Long agrees to deal with Rams

    Report: Jake Long agrees to deal with Rams

    profootballtalk.com Mar 13, 2013
    The 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…
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  • Lions agree to deal with ex-Dolphins RB Bush

    Lions agree to deal with ex-Dolphins RB Bush

    ESPN.com Mar 13, 2013
    The 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.
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  • Bills get on the board with Manny Lawson

    Bills get on the board with Manny Lawson

    ESPN.com Mar 13, 2013
    The 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…
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  • Dolphins had a chance at a cheaper Wheeler last year

    Dolphins had a chance at a cheaper Wheeler last year

    profootballtalk.com Mar 13, 2013
    The 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 Dolphi
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  • Dolphins bringing Dustin Keller in for a visit

    Dolphins bringing Dustin Keller in for a visit

    Having 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 Jets
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  • Jets, Dolphins chasing Brandon Gibson

    Jets, Dolphins chasing Brandon Gibson

    profootballtalk.com Mar 13, 2013
    Rams 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 Manish
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  • NFL - Day 1 winners and losers in free agency

    NFL - Day 1 winners and losers in free agency

    ESPN.com Mar 13, 2013
    Jeffri 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.
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Bush Headed To Detroit 02:25

    NFL32OT: Bush Headed To Detroit

    Mar 13
    Episode 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.
  • Video - Lions Add Reggie Bush 01:11

    Lions Add Reggie Bush

    Mar 13
    Adam Schefter discusses Reggie Bush agreeing to a four-year deal with the Lions.
  • Video - Wallace Ready to Compete 03:01

    Wallace Ready to Compete

    Mar 13
    Mike Wallace discusses leaving the Steelers to join the Dolphins and expects to compete with New England right away.
  • Video - Did the Miami Dolphins overpay in free agency? 05:14

    Did the Miami Dolphins overpay in free agency?

    Mar 13
    Brian Baldinger and Mike Tannenbaum explain why the Miami Dolphins might have overpaid for Mike Wallace, Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler in free agency.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Pats failure to keep Welker must be crushing blow to Brady

    Mar 13
    It is highly unlikely that Wes Welker signing in Denver for a relative pittance is what Tom Brady had in mind when he gave the Patriots $15 million in cap relief two weeks ago.
  • Don Banks: Not just leverage: Welker spurns Patriots, signs with Broncos

    Mar 13
    He wears, at times, the unflattering tag of "system'' receiver, but I guess we're about to find out if Wes Welker can live with being known as a multiple-system receiver. Because the newest Broncos play-maker just left his comfort zone in New Engla…
  • Buffalo Bills, Oakland Raiders, Carolina Panthers save money under cap

    Mar 13
    The Buffalo Bills, Carolina Panthers and Oakland Raiders used the 'June 1" cut designation on three players released Tuesday in order to save room under this year's salary cap.
  • NFL - Day 1 winners and losers in free agency

    Mar 13
    Jeffri 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.