Pro Bowl center Mike Pouncey will begin the season on the Miami Dolphins’ 53-man roster, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Saturday.
Matt Hazel caught a 22-yard touchdown pass from Seth Lobato with 6:15 left, and the Miami Dolphins rallied to beat the St. Louis Rams 14-13 in the preseason finale for both teams.
The Miami Dolphins took the practice field on Monday for the first time since their preseason win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday.
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.
When Arian Foster made his NFL breakthrough in 2010, Marcus Thigpen took note, confident he could make a big splash himself if given an opportunity.
Arian Foster had two touchdown runs, Matt Schaub threw a TD pass to Andre Johnson, and Houston’s defense dominated rookie Ryan Tannehill and Miami in the Texans’ 30-10 win over the Dolphins on Sunday.
The focus on the Miami Dolphins in training camp has been on the quarterback battle, but what could be the quarterback’s biggest aid this year, a strong running game, has been largely silent in the preseason.