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.
With so much on the line, “Bitten by the injury bug” would best describe the combined 25 players detailed in the Miami Dolphins and New York Jets NFL Week 13 injury reports leading up to their Sunday afternoon showdown at MetLife Stadium.
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.
The situation surrounding Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin took an ugly turn overnight Sunday and into Monday morning.
It was a good start for the Miami Dolphins to open the season 1-0 for only the second time since 2005, but it was not so good for defensive tackle Randy Starks.
The Miami Dolphins defense will have likely have a win/lose scenario when it comes to the roster going into the first week of the season.
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 will get a big addition to the lineup starting Tuesday when franchised defensive tackle Randy Starks rejoins his team after boycotting the team’s voluntary workouts and off-season team activities.
The Miami Dolphins added some bulk to its defensive line Thursday when it signed defensive lineman Vaughn Martin, formerly of the San Diego Chargers, to a two-year contract.
Could the Miami Dolphins be preparing to bring in a veteran free agent to team up with Cameron Wake as a pass rushing nightmare for opponents?