The Atlanta Falcons have already lost two defensive starters and may lose another if cornerback Asante Samuel can’t play Sunday. The Miami Dolphins, Atlanta’s next opponent, are also facing injury issues of their own.
The Atlanta Falcons will visit Sun Life Stadium for the Miami Dolphins home opener this Sunday, but will be without two key defensive contributors.
After two successful weeks on the road, the triumphant Miami Dolphins prepare for their 2013 NFL home opener, as the defending NFC South champion Atlanta Falcons invade Sun Life Stadium for a Sunday matinee.
Quarterback Matt Ryan set five Falcons single-season passing records. While impressive, it made the Falcons one-dimensional, relying too much on their aerial attack. With the addition of All-Pro running back Steven Jackson, the Falcons can now be dangerous both through the air and on the ground.
The Miami Dolphins may have partially plugged a glaring hole at cornerback after letting Sean Smith leave via free agency.
The National Football League is holding South Florida hostage for stadium upgrades to Sun Life Stadium in exchange for future Super Bowls. Part of the funding for those games would be from tourist/hotel tax hikes, just don’t ask the NFL to pay those taxes, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
Former FIU football player and Arena Football League player, Chandler Williams, died Saturday at a flag football tournament in South Florida.
Miami Dolphins rookie Ryan Tannehill had a so-so showing Friday night, which was more than some of his offensive teammates could say.
If Miami Dolphins rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill thought the pressure was rough before, he’s about to get a new dose of it now that he’s officially the Miami Dolphins starting quarterback.
The Miami Dolphins are in the midst of a transition from a 3-4 defensive scheme to a 4-3 defense, and that means some players may not fit in the new defense.