Former Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito made his first public comments Tuesday since undergoing treatment after the team’s bullying scandal and a bizarre incident where he smashed up his Ferrari.
Less than three years after he was picked in the second round of the NFL Draft, Jonathan Martin was traded to the San Francisco 49ers for a conditional seventh-round pick that is only given to Miami if Martin is on the roster.
Jonathan Martin, the offensive tackle at the center of the Miami Dolphins’ bullying scandal, has been traded to the San Francisco 49ers.
Going into the new season, the Miami Dolphins are going to need major help on the offensive.
In the wake of the Ted Wells Report, The Miami Dolphins are pushing a piece of legislation this year in Tallahassee that would target bullying in high school and college athletics. But it would also create new workplace standards for all professional sports teams in the state of Florida – Dolphins, Heat, Marlins, Panthers, Jaguars. It would make it illegal for players to do the things that Richie Incognito and others on the Dolphins did to Jonathan Martin, leaving the individual players and the teams liable for fines. Jim talksabout all of this with the bill’s sponsor, State Senator Oscar Braynon.
A person familiar with the situation says embattled former Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito is receiving treatment in the wake of the team’s bullying scandal.
At this point, no news that comes from former Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito is shocking, even when he is taking a baseball bat to a Ferrari. Still, Incognito’s reaction to Phoenix Fox affiliate KSAZ added to the oddity of the situation the lineman finds himself in.
Bizarre events continue to follow former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Richie Incognito. According to TMZ, Incognito’s car, a black Ferrari, was smashed by a baseball bat.
At this point fans might think the Miami Dolphins have had enough of Jonathan Martin, but that’s not the case according to CBSSports.com’s Jason LaCanfora.
As the Miami Dolphins franchise tries to put the ugly incident surrounding Richie Incognito and Jonathan Martin behind it; the team’s union representative tried to blast the report while admitting he never read it.