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Jim Harbaugh watched how Colin Kaepernick handled himself when things didn't go right for the San Francisco 49ers, and that told the coach plenty more about his second-year quarterback with all of three NFL starts to his name.
Share TweetYunel Escobar's tenure with the Marlins may be shorter than expected. According to an MLB source, Miami is actively shopping the 30-year-old infielder. At least two teams have been in contact with the Marlins, with one believed to be the A's.Source: MLB.comShare TweetWith Dolphins left tackle Jake Long possibly done for the year with a triceps injury, the question becomes whether the first overall pick in the 2008 draft will return to the Fins in 2013. Adam Schefter of ESPN reported earlier today that Long’s franchi
Special teams negatively affecting chance to winUpdated Dec 3, 2012 Share TweetThe Dolphins special teams has had some great moments from Marcus Thigpen this year and got excellent all-around games from the entire unit, particularly at New York, this season. But lately, the special teams have had to fight to merely keep from hurti…Source: miamiherald.comShare TweetWhen LeBron James learned he was Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year, the Miami Heat star was surprised.
Some curious coaching decisions on SundayUpdated Dec 3, 2012 Share TweetI do not blame the Dolphins defense for Sunday's loss. I do not blame the coaching. I don't blame the special teams even though they cost the Dolphins points. I put the blame for Sunday's loss to the New England Patriots squarely on the collective shoul…Source: miamiherald.comShare TweetRB Fred Jackson returned to a leading role in the Bills offense this week. Special teams errors really hurt the Dolphins in the first half. Patriots RB Stevan Ridley went over 1,000 yards for the season while helping close out Sunday’s win. A slide by RSource: profootballtalk.com
LeBron James Sportsman Of The YearDec 3Brian Windhorst on LeBron James being named Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year.
GameDay: Patriots vs. Dolphins highlightsDec 3The New England Patriots hold the Miami Dolphins to 277 total yards and improve to 9-3 after a 23-16 road victory.
East Side -- Shorter NBA season unnecessaryDec 3Shorten the season? There's too much money in an 82-game season, and losing a few games does little to help anyone.
West Side - NBA schedule should be 78 gamesDec 3No reason to sit starters if NBA scales back regular season by four games.
Peter King: Crennel, Quinn open up on Chiefs' inspired win with heavy hear…Dec 3On Sunday morning, I was talking to Joe Linta, the agent for the late Jovan Belcher, about the state of mind that might have made the Chiefs linebacker shoot his live-in girlfriend nine times with his own mother in the house and then, less than an hour …