While most of the stories surrounding the text messages between Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito have focused on the relationship between the two players, a secondary issue could put both players at risk of further suspension.
A day after Jonathan Martin made his first public comments on his alleged harassment at the hands of teammates; former Dolphin Richie Incognito’s attorney released some of the text messages Martin sent him that showed two players, possibly friends, talking right through Martin leaving the team.
Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin broke his silence about the alleged harassment he received from teammates, but there’s also an unresolved issue based on the story he told to former NFL coach Tony Dungy, now an analyst for NBC.
In an exclusive interview with former NFL coach Tony Dungy, now an analyst for NBC and is an outside adviser for the Miami Dolphins looking into the allegations of harassment, Jonathan Martin said racial and aggressive talk made by multiple teammates played a role in him leaving the team.
The Miami Dolphins has plenty on the plate with looking for a general manager and offensive coordinator, but now one of the biggest distractions of the 2013 season is coming back to the forefront.
It’s been a tough journey for Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Richie Incognito since he was accused of harassment by teammate Jonathan Martin. But Incognito continues to cheer for his team and remains in contact with the team.
Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito has played his last down for the team as he will remain suspended with pay for the rest of the season for his part in the Jonathan Martin saga, according to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen.
With the year coming to an end, CBSMiami.com is looking back at the top local sports stories. From the Miami Heat’s second-straight NBA Championship to the Miami Marlins’ historically bad season; there was something for everyone this year in sports.
The NFL’s lead investigator in the Jonathan Martin case will be meeting with the Dolphins offensive lineman Thursday for a second round of interviewing, according to ESPN.com.
Jonathan Martin’s season is officially over.