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CNNSI.com Apr 27, 2013Stanton hits first homer, but Marlins fall to CubsShare Tweet
Kicking competitions coming to AFC EastQuarterback isn't the only position where there will be various competitions involving rookies in training camp. Two teams in the AFC East also drafted place kickers on Day 3 of the NFL draft. The Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills picked kickers in the f…Share TweetDon Jones rounds out Dolphins’ draft The Miami Dolphins have made their final decision of the 2013 NFL Draft, selecting Arkansas State defensive back Don Jones. Jones is the third defensive back taken in this draft by Miami after Jeff Ireland doubled doShare Tweet
Bills, Dolphins going young at kicker?profootballtalk.com Apr 27, 2013The Bills and Dolphins each added a placekicker on the draft’s third day, with Miami taking Florida’s Caleb Sturgis late in Round Five and Buffalo selecting Florida State’s Dustin Hopkins early in Round Six. Both teams have financial and football reShare Tweet
Dolphins add two more Gators in fifth round, select RB Mike Gillislee and K Caleb Sturgisdolphinsgab.com Apr 27, 2013Gillislee would be a solid complement to Lamar Miller if he can beat out Daniel Thomas The Dolphins chose two University of Florida players in the draft’s fifth round, giving them three Gators total in this draft class after selecting Jelani Jenkins inShare TweetThe Dolphins have drafted three University of Florida players today, the latest running back Mike Gillislee and kicker Caleb Sturgis were drafted in the fifth round. Two things: Dan Carpenter, who struggled through the middle of the 2012 season, is offi…Share Tweet
Dolphins go on Gator run in fifth roundThe Miami Dolphins used their first fifth-round pick of the 2013 NFL draft to add depth at running back. The Dolphins drafted tailback Mike Gillislee from Florida with the No. 164 overall pick in the fifth round. Miami lost starting running back Reggie …Share TweetDion Jordan arrived at Dolphins camp for the first time to meet with coaches, general manager Jeff Ireland, and the media. The funniest moment of his meeting with the media? He was asked his thoughts on getting a police escort to camp ... He answered, s…Share TweetRumored for days leading up to the NFL draft, the Browns finally pulled off a trade to acquire veteran wide receiver Davone Bess from the Miami Dolphins.Share Tweet
Ross blames Sparano for Dolphins dysfunctionprofootballtalk.com Apr 27, 2013Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is clearly feeling good about things right now. Not only was he crowing about getting a half-price deal on the third pick in the draft, now he’s blaming former coach Tony Sparano for the hard feelings that followed when RossShare Tweetyahoo.com Apr 27, 2013The United States is a wonderful place. You can do what you want. At least that's what it says in the directions. But if you come to a Major League Baseball game and just sit there, off by yourself, and Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs hits a home run …Share Tweet
Ireland, Philbin discuss Dolphins Friday haul of draft talentThis is how it works: The Dolphins work the entire day at trying to improve their roster during the NFL draft and after all the rounds are complete -- rounds two and three were held Friday -- then both general manager Jeff ireland and coach Joe Philbin …Share TweetThe Miami Dolphins and Kansas City Chiefs are not close on a trade for franchise left tackle Branden Albert, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Friday.Share Tweet
Evaluating Dolphins draftApr 27The NFL Network crew breaks down the Miami Dolphins moves in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Evaluating Miami Dolphins' draftApr 27The NFL Network crew breaks down the Miami Dolphins' moves in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Don Banks: Barkley pick proof that Kelly's no one-trick pony; more SnapsApr 27NEW YORK -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as the eventful final day of the NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall finally brought a flurry of quarterback news...
2013 NFL draft -- Draft's winners, losersApr 27The San Diego Chargers are the big winners of the 2013 draft, writes John Clayton.
Don Banks: Sullen Smith has to get over snub now that he's a Jet; more Sna…Apr 27NEW YORK -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as the night of Geno, Te'o and even a Gio unfolded in Friday's second and third rounds of the NFL draft at Radio City Music Hall ...