Miami Dolphins running back Lamar Miller is looking to put a disappointing 2013 season behind him.
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 kick off training camp on Friday at the teams practice facility in Davie. 2014 is a big season for the Dolphins, especially head coach Joe Philbin and quarterback Ryan Tannehill who are both entering their third year with the team.
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.
Miami Dolphins running back Knowshon Moreno has been used sparingly during the team’s minicamp this week and the only information given was that he was battling a medical issue.
The Miami Dolphins recently signed running back Knowshon Moreno and still like Lamar Miller, but that doesn’t mean the Dolphins are done looking for backfield help.
Most of the focus for the Miami Dolphins and its fans ahead of free agency has been on the offensive and defensive lines. But running back is another position the Dolphins may address either in free agency or in the upcoming 2014 NFL Draft.
With plenty to play for still on the line, the Miami Dolphins and New England Patriots must overcome a mountain of injuries in order to keep momentum going towards the final stretch and into the NFL playoffs.
A few weeks ago, Miami Dolphins running back Daniel Thomas looked like he was done for the season with an injury. Sunday, Thomas helped save the Dolphins season.
The Miami Dolphins and Pittsburgh Steelers reported a total of 15 players in their Week 14 injury report, as Mike Tomlin and Joe Philbin could be without the services of at least six players for Sunday’s pivotal game.