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Tuesday morning one-liners

Tuesday morning one-liners

profootballtalk.com Updated 2 hours ago
Was Bills coach Doug Marrone too conservative against the Chargers? The Dolphins defense wants to find a better approach to stopping the run. The Patriots offense didn’t earn a high grade this week. There were plenty of red zone chances for the Jets on …
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  • Salguero does not bench Ryan Tannehill, but ...

    Salguero does not bench Ryan Tannehill, but ...

    I am pleased Joe Philbin and his coaching staff spent part of Monday deciding whether or not to bench Ryan Tannehill. It is wise that they are not assuming the Miami Dolphins quarterback job should belongs to Tannehill this week simply because it's belo…
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  • Dwyane Wade’s New Shoe Is Inspired By Showtime’s “Dexter”

    Dwyane Wade’s New Shoe Is Inspired By Showtime’s “Dexter”

    dimemag.com 17 hours ago
    Who wouldn’t want to wear basketball shoes spattered in blood? That’s evidently what Dwyane Wade and Chinese sports apparel giant Li-Ning were thinking when designing the Miami Heat star’s latest sneaker, which features red splotches on the forefoot as …
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  • PFF grades: Chiefs at Miami Dolphins

    PFF grades: Chiefs at Miami Dolphins

    miamiherald.com 18 hours ago
    Why do we relive games like Sunday's Kansas City loss? The Miami Dolphins review the game tape to make corrections. You come here and check out the ProFootballFocus.com grades and review to get more depth on what happened. The PFF grades are not gospel …
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  • What to make of Dolphins' QB situation?

    What to make of Dolphins' QB situation?

    ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    DAVIE, Fla. -- It could be nothing now. But it could mean something later. That was my general takeaway from Monday’s cryptic news conference by Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin. Miami’s coach -- on four separate occasions -- declined to answer whe…
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  • Andy Reid Busts Out A Jolly Postgame Victory Dance

    Andy Reid Busts Out A Jolly Postgame Victory Dance

    deadspin.com 19 hours ago
    This moment, from the Chief's locker room following their victory over the Dolphins yesterday—flagged by Arrowhead Pride—is just your latest reminder that happy Andy Reid is one of the best things the NFL has going for it right now. Read more...
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  • Report: Miami Heat Won’t Abandon Small-Ball

    Report: Miami Heat Won’t Abandon Small-Ball

    dimemag.com 20 hours ago
    LeBron James was the Miami Heat’s identity over the past four seasons. The inverted offense and hyper-aggressive defense that became the team’s calling-card were certainly bigger than one player, but would still not have been implemented without the sin…
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  • Cavaliers lift ban on fan who ran onto court to beg LeBron Jame…

    Cavaliers lift ban on fan who ran onto court to beg LeBron James to return to Cleveland

    yahoo.com dimemag.com 22 hours ago
    Way back in March of 2013, with LeBron James in the midst of a second straight MVP season for the Miami Heat and the Cleveland Cavaliers mired in yet another dismal post-"Decision" campaign, a young Ohioan named James Blair took it upon himsel…
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  • Report: Dolphins Players "Furious" Over Defensive Planning

    Report: Dolphins Players "Furious" Over Defensive Planning

    The Dolphins came into this season with high hopes and a wide-open division. They've now gotten rolled by 19 points two weeks in a row, including yesterday's blowout by the shorthanded Chiefs. According to the Miami Herald, the discontent is growing, an…
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  • My column here: Scrutinize EVERYTHING

    My column here: Scrutinize EVERYTHING

    miamiherald.com Sep 22 (yesterday)
    The Miami Herald's new website has had "organ failure" on some platforms this morning and so some stories and columns are not loading. Mine was not loading, so I am performing an organ transplant and moving my column from the game below. My co…
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  • Is Aaron Ekblad the next Nicklas Lidstrom?

    Is Aaron Ekblad the next Nicklas Lidstrom?

    thehockeynews.com Sep 22 (yesterday)
    Funny how Aaron Ekblad looks neither particularly dangerous nor lonely the afternoon before the 2014 draft. He’s sitting in his designated spot at the National Constitution Center, wearing an NHL-issued golf shirt, khakis and casual footwear (no socks),…
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  • Video - Philbin Noncommittal On Tannehill Starting 02:30

    Philbin Noncommittal On Tannehill Starting

    Sep 22
    Eric Allen discusses whether he thinks Dolphins coach Joe Philbin should start quarterback Ryan Tannehill against the Raiders.
  • Video - Week 3 Report Card: Miami Dolphins 02:45

    Week 3 Report Card: Miami Dolphins

    Sep 22
    Elliot Harrison gives a grade to Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill, the Dolphins offense and defense in their Week 3 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.
  • Video - Game Balls: Dolphins vs. Chiefs 01:10

    Game Balls: Dolphins vs. Chiefs

    Sep 21
    Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher's game ball goes to Joe McKnight, who caught six passes for 64 yards and a pair of touchdowns. Dolphins starting running back Lamar Miller gets the nod from James Walker.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Chiefs-Dolphins Recap 02:19

    Sunday Blitz: Chiefs-Dolphins Recap

    Sep 21
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Chiefs' 34-15 win over the Dolphins.

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