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.
The Southeastern Conference built its well-deserved reputation on the back of fearsome, fast, talented defenses. It’s led the conference to seven straight national championships, but it’s largely disappeared this year.
Miami Dolphins fans can exhale a bit because rookie defensive end Dion Jordan returned to practice Tuesday after sitting out much of the last two weeks.
Almost all of the focus from Tuesday’s practice with the Miami Dolphins was on rookie defensive end Dion Jordan, who made his first appearance. Jordan’s one cog in a defensive line the Fins hope can make an impact in 2013.
The Miami Dolphins defense got a welcome addition Tuesday when rookie defensive end Dion Jordan took the field for the first time as a member of the team, according to ESPN.com.
Believe it or not, the NFL is only one day away from the opening of the first training camp for the upcoming 2013 season. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers open training camp Wednesday and will be followed in the next few days by nearly every team.
The Miami Dolphins are rumored to be a possible landing spot for defensive end Osi Umenyiora, but now the Fins have reportedly entered the discussion surrounding former Denver Broncos star Elvis Dumervil, according to the Denver Post.
The Florida State Seminoles loss to Florida on Saturday comes with an extra cost to the defense. Seminoles head coach Jimbo Fisher confirmed defensive end Cornelius Carradine suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament.
Denver Broncos defensive end Elvis Dumervil said Tuesday that he will not be facing any charges in Miami-Dade County following an incident in Miami Beach last month.
The Miami Dolphins rewarded outside linebacker/defensive end Cameron Wake with a lucrative contract over the weekend with a reported value of $49 million with $20 million guaranteed. The real numbers are a little different.