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Miami Dolphins announce exhibition schedule for 2015
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 6:58 PM

Fans will get their first look at the 2015 Dolphins in a game setting Aug. 13 when they travel to Chicago to face the Bears at 8 p.m., the first of four exhibition dates announced Friday.

Dolphins travel to Carolina on Aug. 22 before playing back-to-back home exhibitions on Aug. 29 (against Atlanta) and Sept. 3 (Tampa Bay). The final three exhibitions will begin at 7 p.m.

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Miami Dolphins’ Daryn Colledge, proud Fat Guy, rides off to vino country
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 6:04 AM

Nine years of Colledge down the drain?

Not a chance.

With apologies to Bluto and John Belushi, today we’re tackling the remarkably charmed life of Daryn Colledge, the veteran guard who is retiring from the Dolphins after ...

Dolphins give ex-UM WR LaRon Byrd another shot at jump-starting career
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 6:08 AM

The news that the Dolphins are bringing back LaRon Byrd is the latest attempt to see if the receiver can finally live up to the promise that has eluded him for so long.

Byrd is a ...

Miami Dolphins re-sign ex-University of Miami WR LaRon Byrd
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 3:27 PM

The Dolphins confirmed they have re-signed receiver LaRon Byrd on Wednesday afternoon.

Byrd, 25, is a former University of Miami receiver who is 6-foot-4 and 220 pounds.

His NFL career consists of one game played for the ...

Watch Blake Griffin hype Jordan Cameron as the “greatest tight end on the planet”
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 6:00 AM

New Dolphins tight end Jordan Cameron has a lot to prove this season — mainly that concussion woes won’t set him back and that he can return to his 2013 Pro Bowl form.

It wasn’t long ...

New Dolphins CB Zack Bowman: I’m competing to start
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:53 AM

Newly signed Dolphins cornerback Zack Bowman will compete for a starting job.

Bowman, speaking to reporters on Tuesday, said he was told by Dolphins staff that he will have an opportunity to start. The Dolphins need ...

Miami Dolphins tried, failed, at Lawrence Phillips experiment
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 8:27 AM

How appropriate it was that day long ago when running back Lawrence Phillips showed up at Dolphins training camp with a tattoo of a bomb on his shoulder.

The only problem was the bomb had a ...

It’s the Mike Pouncey we, Miami Dolphins have waited for (at last)
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 6:02 AM

Mike Pouncey had 52 million reasons to be happy, but whether he was the happiest man in the room was debatable.

Pouncey was in the auditorium at Dolphins camp Monday to discuss the five-year, $52.2 million ...

Crabtree signs with Oakland while Dolphins still need a WR
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 8:45 PM

Michael Crabtree, a potential Dolphins target, signed with the Raiders on Monday.

That’s significant for the Dolphins because it’s one less veteran receiver on the market. They could’ve had Crabtree — and chose not to make ...

Emotional Mike Pouncey has joy, regret as he signs mega-deal
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 3:26 PM

What should have been a joyous occasion for Dolphins center Mike Pouncey turned in to a moment of regret with vows of redemption.

Pouncey, fresh off signing a new five-year $52.2 million deal, held back ...

Dolphins make Mike Pouncey deal official
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 1:24 PM

The Dolphins have officially announced the deal that will make Mike Pouncey the NFL’s highest paid center.

His contract is worth $44.8 million in new money with $22 million guaranteed, according to CBS Sports’ Joel Corry. ...

Could Zack Bowman be a starting cornerback for the Dolphins?
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 10:22 AM

Update: The Dolphins have signed Zack Bowman to a one-year deal.


The Dolphins at the moment have just one sure starting cornerback in Brent Grimes.

They’re seriously considering selecting a corner in the first round of ...

Dolphins and Mike Pouncey agree to long-term contract extension
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 7:57 PM

The Dolphins and Mike Pouncey have agreed to a multi-year contract extension that will make him the NFL’s highest paid center, the Palm Beach Post has confirmed.

The deal is worth $52.15 million with $22 ...

Can Kevin White, wide receivers play catch-up vs. 2014’s playmakers?
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 6:08 AM

Last year’s draft class was a treasure trove for anyone in need of a good receiver, with rookie standouts Odell Beckham, Sammy Watkins and Miami’s Jarvis Landry among the mix.

Don’t think for a minute that ...

Dolphins open up preseason in Chicago
Thu, 09 Apr 2015 4:08 PM

Defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh will make his Dolphins debut at the site of one of Miami’s most memorable wins last year.

The NFL announced its preseason schedule on Thursday.

Miami will play its first two games on ...

Report: Dolphins want to trade up for top WR, possibly Kevin White
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 9:32 PM

The Dolphins have been reaching out to teams about trading in to the top 10 of the NFL draft to land a top receiver, according to a report from CBS Sports’ Rob Rang.

It’s that ...

Dick Wood, who had rocky start as first Miami Dolphins QB, dies
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 10:37 AM

The day Dick Wood made history with the Miami Dolphins also was a day to be forgotten.

How much of it was his fault is another story.

Wood became the first starting quarterback in club history in ...

Wes Welker visits Dolphins but no deal reached
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 8:46 AM

Update (7:10 p.m.): The Dolphins formally announced that Wes Welker visited Davie. No deal was reached today.


Wes Welker, who began his career as Dolphins receiver from 2004-2006, is visiting Miami today, according to a ...

WR Greg Jennings visits Dolphins, no deal is signed
Tue, 07 Apr 2015 8:18 AM

Update (6 p.m.): The Dolphins formally announced that Greg Jennings visited today, which mean that it’s over and he didn’t sign a deal with them.

It’s still possible they could sign him at a later date, and ...

Rex Ryan calls Charles Clay ‘Cassius’ because the Bills paid him so much
Mon, 06 Apr 2015 1:24 PM

The Bills overpaid to sign former Dolphins tight end Charles Clay. Everyone knows that.

Even new coach Rex Ryan acknowledged how much money Clay is getting when Ryan met with reporters in Buffalo today.

“I call him ...