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Dolphins will practice on Tuesdays, take Thursdays off
It’s no surprise that the Eagles under coach Chip Kelly’s “change is good” approach to football will be practicing on Tuesdays while getting Mondays off. It’s definitely a surprise that the Dolphins will, in the second year of Joe Philbin’s tenure, make…Upvote Share Tweet
Starks: 'I regret' flipping the birdmiamiherald.com Updated Sep 10, 2013If you watched the game, you saw it. If you read this blog, you saw it. Randy Starks collected a sack on Sunday and celebrated with a one-finger salute aimed toward the Dolphins sideline. The move became the source of much speculation. (Not on this blog…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Sep 10, 2013DAVIE, Fla. -- The injury bug has been prevalent among Miami Dolphins cornerbacks. Veteran Dimitri Patterson (groin) and rookies Jamar Taylor (groin) and Will Davis (toe) are all dealing with various ailments. That’s one reason the Dolphins kept 11 defe…Upvote Share Tweet
Fins to use more 'speed' pass-rush schemeESPN.com Updated Sep 10, 2013The Miami Dolphins, who face four of the NFL's top quarterbacks in the next month, figured it would be wise to come up with something fast.Upvote Share Tweet
Randy Starks on reserve role: I’m willing to accept anything to help team winDuring Sunday’s 23-10 win over the Browns, Dolphins defensive tackle Randy Starks was caught flipping the bird, as seen at right, to the Dolphins sideline after sacking Browns quarterback Brandon Weeden. Many assumed that Starks was expressing his displ…Upvote Share TweetThe Dolphins are back working and preparing for Indianapolis today and here's what's going on: CBs Dimitri Patterson (groin) and Jamar Taylor (groin) are not practicing today. QB Pat Devlin (ankle) is not practicing today. CB Will Davis, who missed last…Upvote Share Tweetmiamiherald.com Updated Sep 10, 2013Don Shula was the greatest NFL coach of all time. Yes, that is subjective. And an argument can be made for Vince Lombardi and Bill Walsh. A case can be stated that Chuck Noll won more Super Bowls. And I know George Halas and Paul Brown were league corne…Upvote Share TweetThe Browns passing offense got off to a rough start on Sunday as Brandon Weeden threw three picks and completed less than half his passes in a 23-10 loss to the Dolphins. Given the way coach Rob Chudzinski refused to name Weeden the starter until late i…Upvote Share Tweet
Miami Dolphins: 3 Potential Fixes to Running Game Woesdolphinsgab.com Updated Sep 10, 2013The Dolphins must get more production from running back Lamar Miller 20 yards on 23 carries. It’s no secret that the Dolphins’ dismal running game in Cleveland contributed to the third-lowest rushing total in franchise history and that Mike Sherman’s of…Upvote Share TweetBills RB Fred Jackson made a bid for more playing time with his play on Sunday. The Dolphins are working on ways to boost the production from their running game. The opener wasn’t a strong one for the Patriots’ rookie wideouts. LB Demario Davis‘ speed h…Upvote Share TweetWide receiver Mike Wallace’s Dolphins debut was a bigger success for the team than it was for the individual. Miami beat the Browns 23-10 with Wallace catching one pass, leading to a post-game refusal to talk to reporters about his usage that just about…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL mailbag: Quarterbacks thriving in fourth quarterSep 10Mailbag: We're seeing a rise in fourth-quarter heroics by quarterbacks, adding excitement to the game, writes John Clayton.
Don Banks: Concerns quickly mounting for Steelers, Ben RoethlisbergerSep 10With the NFL world fixated Monday night on the fascinating debut of Chip Kelly's fast-break football and the new-look Philadelphia Eagles, it was easy to overlook the juxtaposition of the sad saga that's unfolding for the proud, fabled franchise on the …
The Chip Kelly Era Takes OffSep 10LeSean McCoy’s 100-plus yards at halftime and a run/pass ratio above 60/40 showed that while Kelly’s offense will play fast, it will do so primarily on the ground. (Drew Hallowell/Getty Images) - Note from the editor-in-chief: Each Tuesday during the se…
NFL Hot Read -- How do young QBs become great?Sep 10Experts rank the projected futures of Colin Kaepernick, Russell Wilson, Robert Griffin III, Cam Newton and Andrew Luck.