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’72 Dolphins finally get their White House visit

’72 Dolphins finally get their White House visit

Mercury Morris may not call Barack Obama when the ’72 Dolphins are in his neighborhood, but Morris definitely will call Obama when the team is on his front porch. More than 40 years after the fact, the NFL’s only 17-0 franchise will get its visit to the…
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  • Miami Marlins offering $1 tickets to ‘diehard’ fans

    Miami Marlins offering $1 tickets to ‘diehard’ fans

    yahoo.com Aug 13, 2013
    Any other baseball team running a ticket promo that offers its diehard fans $1 tickets for an upcoming game, we'd probably applaud. That's value, considering the average ticket price for non-premium seats across the league this season is $27.73. But whe…
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  • Miami Dolphins Position Battle Tracker: Who Starts if Week 1 Wa…

    Miami Dolphins Position Battle Tracker: Who Starts if Week 1 Was Today?

    dolphinsgab.com Aug 13, 2013
    Players were off on Tuesday — a day before the Dolphins conduct their final two open training camp practices of the 2013 season on Wednesday and Thursday. The team has been together for over three weeks now and two preseason games are already in the boo…
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  • Miami Dolphins: Time to Worry About Dion Jordan?

    Miami Dolphins: Time to Worry About Dion Jordan?

    Dolphins rookie defensive end Dion Jordan was off to an impressive start in training camp, abusing left tackle Jonathan Martin for two would-be sacks during the team’s intrasquad scrimmage and looking the part of high-impact rusher against the Cowboys i…
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  • The Gang's (Almost) All Here

    The Gang's (Almost) All Here

    CNNSI.com Aug 13, 2013
    The Heat should be a well-oiled machine and a familiar beast for opponents after retaining nearly every player from last season's title team.
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  • Buccaneers CB Darrelle Revis could make preseason debut on Aug.…

    Buccaneers CB Darrelle Revis could make preseason debut on Aug. 24

    yahoo.com Aug 13, 2013
    Darrelle Revis has made so much progress in his recovery from a torn ACL last season that his new team, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, is considering playing the four-time Pro Bowl cornerback in their Aug. 24 preseason game against the Miami Dolphins, ESPN's…
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  • Font choice of LeBron's 'Akron' hat a symbolic nod to the Heat

    Font choice of LeBron's 'Akron' hat a symbolic nod to the Heat

    miamiherald.com Aug 13, 2013
    LeBron James enjoyed another successful charity event in Akron, Ohio, last week. His charity work in his hometown has become an annual celebration of the city's children but also a yearly offseason update on all things LeBron. James chatted with Robin R…
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  • LeBron James Discusses His Plans Next Summer With Robin Roberts…

    LeBron James Discusses His Plans Next Summer With Robin Roberts On “Good Morning America”

    dimemag.com Aug 13, 2013
    During ESPN’s ESPY awards last month, LeBron James introduced “Good Morning America” host, Robin Roberts, and escorted her to the stage where accepted the Arthur Ashe Award for courage. Recently, Roberts sat down with LeBron in his hometown of Akron to …
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Aug 13, 2013
    QB Jeff Tuel impressed in his first game action with the Bills. The Dolphins expect RB Daniel Thomas and TE Charles Clay to earn prominent roles with the offense. The Patriots added CB LeQuan Lewis to the roster and cut TE Brandon Ford. WR Ryan Spadola …
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  • Tannehill, Wallace need to connect more in practice

    Tannehill, Wallace need to connect more in practice

    miamiherald.com Aug 13, 2013
    MIke Wallace caught slant pass from Ryan Tannehill midway through practice Monday and about 40 minutes later caught a deep pass from the starting quarterback over the top of the defense for a touchdown. That was good. That was also it. Tannehill targete…
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  • Royals hook Fish to gain second in AL Central

    Royals hook Fish to gain second in AL Central

    MLB.com ESPN.com Aug 13, 2013
    Righty Wade Davis fired six solid innings in his return, while Chris Getz aided him with an RBI single and scoring the go-ahead run in a three-run sixth as the Royals earned a 6-2 win over the Marlins on Monday night.
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  • Video - Obama To Host '72 Dolphins 05:37

    Obama To Host '72 Dolphins

    Aug 13
    Mercury Morris, running back for the undefeated 1972 Miami Dolphins, discusses his team's invitation to be honored at the White House by President Barack Obama.
  • Video - Would LeBron Dominate NFL At TE? 03:35

    Would LeBron Dominate NFL At TE?

    Aug 13
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless react to Mike Wallace's statement that LeBron James would dominate in the NFL at tight end.
  • Video - Yelich Lifts Marlins To Extra-Innings Win 00:31

    Yelich Lifts Marlins To Extra-Innings Win

    Aug 13
    Christian Yelich snapped a scoreless tie with a 10th-inning RBI single to lift the Marlins past the Royals 1-0.

Sports Columnists

  • Addressing the Kosar Controversy

    Aug 13
    GREEN BAY — Before I field your questions about football and The MMQB, a few words about a controversy that came up over the weekend that fired up Twitter and put Bernie Kosar in the headlines again. Last Thursday, as an analyst for the Browns’ TV crew …