The Daily Dolphin

Source: Miami Dolphins like Kouandjio in first round; plan to move Misi to inside linebacker
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Dolphins GM Dennis Hickey likes Alabama OT Cyrus Kouandjio (Getty Images) Although Notre Dame tackle/guard Zack Martin is the popular name to go to the Dolphins with the No. 19 overall pick, a source with knowledge of the situation tells the Palm Beach Post that Miami general manager Dennis Hickey prefers Alabama tackle Cyrus Kouandjio. [...]


2012 “do-over” draft has Dolphins taking Alfred Morris, not Ryan Tannehill (vote for your selection)
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Should the Dolphins have drafted Alfred Morris? (Getty Images) No, the NFL is not re-doing the 2012 Draft. But that didn’t stop NFL.com’s Bucky Brooks from pretending. In this re-do draft, Andrew Luck still goes No. 1 to the Colts, but Russell Wilson goes No. 2 to the Redskins and Robert Griffin III goes No. [...]


Palm Beach Post 2014 Mock NFL Draft (2.0)
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Who will the Dolphins take at No. 19? The Dolphins still have two holes to fill on the offensive line but help won’t come in the first round of the NFL Draft. The Palm Beach Post’s second 2014 mock draft has the top offensive tackles — Greg Robinson, Jake Matthews, Taylor Lewan and Zack Martin [...]


Dolphins GM Dennis Hickey quiet on draft plans; praises Dion Jordan after trade rumors
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Hickey It’s not a secret around the NFL that the Dolphins need help on the offensive line. But GM Dennis Hickey continues to say he’s looking for the best player available when the team selects at No. 19. That may or may not be an offensive lineman. Hickey, talking on the Joe Rose Show (560-WQAM) [...]


Miami Dolphins pre-draft depth chart
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It’ll be months before the Dolphins release an official depth chart. But here’s what the team’s depth is looking like before the draft. For now I’m considering Rishard Matthews, Brandon Gibson and Armon Binns as the team’s slot receivers, although all three of them are better than recently signed receivers Kevin Cone and Michael Rios, [...]


The case for and against expanded NFL playoffs (with data)
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*Disclaimer – I’ve strongly opposed expanded NFL playoffs since the debate heated up last year. My obvious objection is that the field would be watered down by allowing seven or eight teams in each conference to make the playoffs. My other argument is that adding a 7th playoff team in each conference would give the [...]


Veteran WR Nate Burleson, who visited Dolphins, signs with Browns
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Veteran receiver Nate Burleson isn’t coming to Miami. Cleveland announced tonight that Burleson will join the Browns. He visited Miami on Friday and was the first player since free agency began to visit the Dolphins but sign elsewhere (linebacker D’Qwell Jackson visited Miami before free agency began but signed with the Colts). Mike Wallace, Rishard [...]


Dolphins release OTA, minicamp dates; hire new trainer
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The Dolphins released their OTA and minicamp dates and with the draft being pushed back to May 8-10, rookie minicamp will be several weeks later than in previous years. Offseason program begins: April 21 Rookie mini-camp: May 23-25 OTA #1: May 27-28; 30 OTA #2: June 2-3, 5 OTA #3: June 9-12 Full mini-camp: June [...]


Former Lions WR Nate Burleson visiting Miami Dolphins
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Burleson Former Lions wide receiver will visit the Miami Dolphins today, according to a source. Burleson, 32, had 39 catches for 461 yards and a touchdown last season. His best year came in 2004 when he had 68 catches for 1,006 yards and nine touchdowns for Minnesota. Burleson has spent the last four seasons in [...]


Miami Dolphins sign QB Jordan Rodgers (Aaron’s brother)
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Rodgers The Dolphins could have had quarterback Aaron Rodgers in the 2005 NFL Draft. Instead, with the No. 2 pick, the Dolphins selected running back Ronnie Brown and Rodgers dropped all the way to No. 25. Nine years later the Dolphins have signed Aaron’s brother, quarterback Jordan Rodgers. So excited God has blessed me with [...]