Suspended Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito reportedly held offensive line meetings at a South Florida strip club and would fine any lineman who didn’t show up, according to a report from National Football Post.
The soap opera that is the Miami Dolphins continued to take more turns late Thursday and into Friday morning.
The bizarre situation surrounding the Miami Dolphins, Richie Incognito, and Jonathan Martin may be about to take a more litigious turn.
As the Miami Dolphins story has exploded into the national conscience over the past few days, people inside and outside of the sports world have taken sides. But when it comes to players and former players, most are taking the side of Richie Incognito.
The bizarre and seemingly never-ending story surrounding the Miami Dolphins, Jonathan Martin, and Richie Incognito continued to unfold overnight with general manager Jeff Ireland’s name coming to the forefront.
Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin will be one of the key figures in the upcoming NFL investigation of the team and the locker room culture, but he’s not saying if he’s fearful for his job.
The ongoing Richie Incognito/Jonathan Martin/Miami Dolphins trouble took another turn Wednesday morning when multiple reports said Incognito had been told by coaches to “toughen up” Martin. But Incognito continues to not comment on the issue.
Out of all the elements in the Richie Incognito/Jonathan Martin/Miami Dolphins scandal that have percolated to the surface; Incognito’s use of a racial slur in a voicemail has amplified the story to national significance.
Jonathan Martin checked himself into a South Florida hospital to be treated for emotional distress in the days after leaving the Miami Dolphins, according to ESPN.com.
After more than a week of silence, the NFL Players Association finally issued a statement on the Richie Incognito/Jonathan Martin/Miami Dolphins situation and said it wants a fair investigation.