| Nov 9, 2013
| 12:47 PM
We may have great news for Jacksonville Jags fans. Yes, both of you.
(Lordy, that was cheap.)
Anyway, here's the news based on some scientific studies. (FYI: A "scientific study" differs from an ordinary poll in one significant way: A "scientific...
| Nov 11, 2013
What if the game you live for threatens to take your life? That's a question some NFL coaches would probably ask themselves right now, if they weren't spending so much time preparing for Sunday.
This past week saw two head football coaches fall victim to...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Here was Wednesday's first surprise: Brian Hartline, the glib Dolphins receiver, said Jonathan Martin played the infamous voicemail from Richie Incognito in the locker room for teammates.
And he didn't play it in anger.
"He was passing it around and...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:21 PM
This is what you saw Monday from the ugliest chapter in Dolphins history: You saw coach Joe Philbin stand before a hundred members of the media and offer a timeline for why he wasn't to blame for what the NFL was called in to investigate.
| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:11 PM
If you're looking for somebody to blame in the bullying-harassment-extortion scandal that has rocked the Miami Dolphins locker room, there are plenty of viable suspects.
You can blame General Manager Jeff Ireland for signing a well-known knucklehead...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Phil Emery put a couple special teams coaches on his list of coaching candidates, and that’s only the two that we know about. The Bears general manager might have more names on his LinkedIn account, and it can’t be just to comply with the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:12 PM
MIAMI GARDENS – At the end of a strange week came the strangest part yet: Cameron Wake busting through the Cincinnati line, sacking Cincinnati quarterback Andy Dalton and winning the game a sack in overtime.
The Dolphins won the must-win game...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 5:17 PM
(Boss, I can't do it. I can't write the same column again. Just re-run my Patriots-Dolphins column from a decade ago with these edited updates ...)
That's why they're the Patriots.
"We had to make adjustments at half, the way they were running up...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Joe Philbin removed televisions from the Dolphins training room this summer that coaches had allowed players to watch back through the years, and the regimes, all the way to Don Shula. And he did so with a message.
"In Irish pubs, they don't have TVs to...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 6:34 PM
From one side came a 260-pound pass rusher breathing fire named Terrell Suggs. From the other side came a 265-pound pass rusher breathing fire named Elvis Dumervil.
There was no escape. No exit route. And Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill didn't...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:54 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Late Monday night, as rivers of happy Saints fans left the Superdome, a group shrieked and whistled their way down a hallway near the Dolphins' locker room.
"Shhh, quiet,'' one fan said, pointing to Dolphins officials standing...