The hits to the Miami Dolphins running game kept coming Monday when the team announced that running back Daniel Thomas is likely out for the remainder of the season with an ankle injury.
The Miami Dolphins are theoretically still in the playoff hunt in the AFC, but after Saturday’s loss to the Carolina Panthers dropped the Fins to 5-6; the margin for error for Miami is nearly zero.
The Florida State Seminoles have been riding running backs Devonta Freeman and James Wilder, Jr during their undefeated season. But, both may not be back to run during a senior year with the Noles.
The Miami Hurricanes lost their undefeated season to Florida State Saturday night, but lost much more after X-rays came back on running back Duke Johnson.
The Florida State Seminoles will be without one of the three players who have spear-headed the team’s three-headed rushing attack this season.
The Florida Gators’ run defense is the best in the nation, but it’s going to get a big test this Saturday when the run-heavy Arkansas Razorbacks come to Gainesville.
The Atlanta Falcons will visit Sun Life Stadium for the Miami Dolphins home opener this Sunday, but will be without two key defensive contributors.
The Miami Dolphins appear to have settled on Lamar Miller as the team’s starting running back heading into Week 1 of the regular season.
The Miami Dolphins are just 1-2 in the 2013 preseason, not that it counts for anything. Fins fans can be happy about several areas of the team including quarterback and defense, but between the running game and the team’s inability to score in the red zone, there’s plenty left to fix.
During each training camp, as the final cut down day nears for the team, a group of players who have played good ball in the preseason wait on the proverbial bubble about whether or not they make the team.