Fans were lined up first thing Friday morning to see their favorite Miami Dolphins players for the first time since last December. The first training camp practice of the season was open to the public and around 1,000 fans were in attendance at the teams practice facility in Davie.
The Miami Dolphins opened training camp on Thursday as players reported for the first time to the teams practice facility in Davie.
Four games into the 2013 season, the Miami Dolphins’ blocking deficiencies were already apparent, with the team on pace to allow an NFL-record 72 sacks.
The Miami Dolphins wrapped up their three-day minicamp with a non-contact scrimmage on Thursday. The theme following the scrimmage is the same one that’s been hovering over the team throughout their practices over the past couple months, that the defense outplayed the offense.
The Miami Dolphins are in rebuilding mode, but the amount of rebuilding being talked about in NFL circles may surprise the biggest Dolfans.
Olivier Vernon isn’t on the Pro Bowl ballot, doesn’t do a sack dance and expressed surprise Wednesday to be chosen the AFC defensive player of the week.
The Miami Dolphins defense haven’t lived up to expectations thus far in the season, but one bright spot has now been recognized as the AFC Player of the Week.
After selecting defensive end Dion Jordan with the number three overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, most assumed that Dolphins defensive end Olivier Vernon was headed for the bench.
At this point in the season, the joke of why shouldn’t you give the Miami Dolphins players a dollar…because they will only give you three quarters back seem apropos. The Dolphins’ latest games are a microcosm of the entire season.
With the Dolphins in the middle of a harassment scandal and the latest allegations from tackle Jonathan Martin, Dolphins players were quick to fend off questions Saturday.