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.
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.
Despite their win over the Patriots, the Dolphins received some devastating news regarding the defensive secondary. Meanwhile, thanks to a historic purchase, the Bills will go into Week 2 of the 2014 NFL season certain that the team will remain in Buffalo.
One week in, the AFC East has a decidedly different look than usual.
Based on the mid-week NFL injury reports, when the Miami Dolphins and the New England Patriots take the field Sunday afternoon at Sun Life Stadium, there will be no shortage of aching bodies.
The Miami Dolphins took the practice field on Monday for the first time since their preseason win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday.
An area of the Miami Dolphins defense that has been getting a lot of attention during training camp has been the linebacking corps.
The Miami Dolphins got back to work on Wednesday as the team held its latest training camp practice session.
The Miami Dolphins opened training camp on Thursday as players reported for the first time to the teams practice facility in Davie.