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Kicker Caleb Sturgis #9 of the Miami Dolphins kicks against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on November 11, 2013 at Raymond James Stadium. (Source: Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Dolphins K Caleb Sturgis Still Sidelined By Groin Injury

There is a position battle happening on the Miami Dolphins that nobody would’ve expected when training camp began.

08/19/2014

Quarterback Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins looks for an open receiver in the first quarter of a preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium. (Source: Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

Dolphins Return To Practice After First Preseason Win

The Miami Dolphins took the practice field on Monday for the first time since their preseason win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday.

08/18/2014

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - OCTOBER 31: Head coach Joe Philbin of the Miami Dolphins looks on from the sideline against the Cincinnati Bengals at Sun Life Stadium on October 31, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Chargers And Dolphins Look To Remain In Playoff Race Despite Injuries

Two teams with mirroring (4-5) records meet in Week 11 at Sun Life Stadium, as Miami and San Diego try and overcome long injury lists in hopes of staying in the American Football Conference’s playoff race.

11/15/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - SEPTEMBER 30: Quarterback Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins celebrates after running back Lamar Miller #26 scores on a five-yard touchdown run in the second quarter against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on September 30, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Miami Dolphins Studs And Duds Awards Going Into 2013 NFL Bye Week

After a 3-0 start, the Saints and Ravens exposed some of Miami’s weaknesses, sending the Dolphins into the bye week sporting the first losing streak of the year. Having reached the quarter mark of the season, here are some early “Studs vs. Duds” awards for the 2013-14 Miami Dolphins.

10/11/2013

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - OCTOBER 06: Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens is tackled by Koa Misi #55 of the Miami Dolphins during a game at Sun Life Stadium on October 6, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by:  Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Dolphins Come Up Short Against Ravens

Justin Tucker kicked a 44-yard field goal to put the Baltimore Ravens ahead with 1:42 left, and they withstood a frantic comeback bid by the Miami Dolphins to win 26-23 Sunday.

10/06/2013

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Tannehill Carries Dolphins Past Browns, 23-10

Ryan Tannehill passed for 272 yards and a touchdown, leading the Miami Dolphins to a season-opening 23-10 win Sunday over the Cleveland Browns, who fell to 1-14 in Week 1 since 1999.

CBS Miami–09/08/2013

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Only 1 2013 Dolphins Draft Pick Likely To Start Week 1

Each year, countless picks from the NFL Draft step into the starting lineup to help their new team take the next step to either stay or become a contender. The Miami Dolphins were hoping that might happen to them this season, but it doesn’t look like that will happen to start the year.

CBS Miami–08/26/2013

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - AUGUST 24: Running back Daniel Thomas #33 of the Miami Dolphins rushes against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Sun Life Stadium on August 24, 2013 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Bucs Edge Dolphins At Sun Life, 17-16

The Fins’ red zone offense had plenty of plays inside the Bucs’ 20-yard line and even though the starters finally produced a touchdown in the red zone, it wasn’t enough as Tampa Bay defeated Miami, 17-16.

CBS Miami–08/24/2013

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Sturgis Ready To Kickoff Rookie Season

The Dolphins kicking job had been manned by Dan Carpenter for the last few years, but when the team drafted Caleb Sturgis, the veteran wasn’t long for the job. It didn’t help Carpenter’s cause that he was owed more than $3 million this season. Sturgis beat out Carpenter and was the only place-kicker in training camp Thursday, but he wasn’t about to gloat.

CBS Miami–08/15/2013

Miami Dolphins v Dallas Cowboys

Dolphins Cut Kicker Dan Carpenter

The Miami Dolphins were having a kicking competition in the first few weeks of training camp, but apparently that competition is over with the less expensive player winning.

CBS Miami–08/14/2013

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