After reporting 22 injured players heading into Week 4, Fins fans will be glad to know that the Miami Dolphins have some help on the way, in the nick of time for Sunday’s showdown against the Green Bay Packers.
Receiver Mike Wallace always wants the ball, and now that he has seen how potent the Miami Dolphins’ running attack can be, he’s in the market to take some handoffs next week at tailback.
With the Miami Dolphins scheduled for a bye in Week 5, this would seem like the perfect time to issue CBS Miami’s “Studs” vs. “Duds” through the first quarter of the 2014 NFL season.
The Miami Dolphins had to deal with some off-field issues in the week leading up to their game against the Oakland Raiders in London, England, and everything seemed to revolve around the teams quarterback.
Resembling an emergency room lobby rather than an NFL locker room, the Miami Dolphins reported 22 injured players in Thursday’s penultimate (Week 4) injury report. Meanwhile, with nine hobbled players on the mend, the Oakland Raiders will have some serious issues at the linebacker position going up against the Fins’ offensive attack.
Wide receiver Mike Wallace concedes that he needs to have better production in a sputtering Dolphins offense, even though he has been more involved and is being utilized in more ways than last season.
Offensive coordinator Bill Lazor believes the problems with the Miami Dolphins’ passing attack can be quickly fixed, in part because he knows who to blame: himself.
The Miami Dolphins got off to a 1-0 start, in spite of the fact that head coach Joe Philbin reported 12 injured players prior to the season opener against the Patriots. With 14 names penciled in Week 2’s penultimate IR, can Miami spoil the Buffalo Bills home opener Sunday afternoon in Orchard Park, N.Y.?
After the opening week of the NFL season, the AFC East has a bit of an upside-down feel to it.
The Miami Dolphins offense is showing signs of life for the first time in years, but the work is nowhere near done.