After selecting defensive end Dion Jordan with the number three overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, most assumed that Dolphins defensive end Olivier Vernon was headed for the bench.
The Miami Dolphins started out the 2013 season with a 3-0 record, but after four straight losses; the team is teetering on the edge of having a once-promising season spiral out of control.
he Miami Dolphins know they have to make fixes on the offensive line and Monday tried to do exactly that.
In 2002, the Houston Texans made quarterback David Carr the number one overall pick in the NFL Draft. Carr came to Houston ready to start with the new franchise. Instead, he spent his first year running for his life. The Dolphins are in danger of repeating history with quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
The Miami Dolphins pass blocking has been brutal across the board. From bad offensive line play to poor blitz pickup by running backs, it’s all contributed to quarterback Ryan Tannehill getting sacked at a pace that would result in 72 sacks on the season.
The Miami Dolphins pass blocking has been the focus of much consternation all season long. Monday night’s game won’t do anything to quell much of that talk.
The Miami Dolphins are riding high after a 2-0 start ahead of the team’s home opener on Sunday. But there’s at least one area where the Dolphins need to make some major improvement: protecting quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland made getting after quarterbacks a priority in the offseason with multiple acquisitions. So far, the plan is working, but a different problem could sack the Fins’ potential special season.
The Miami Dolphins are rumored to be a possible landing spot for defensive end Osi Umenyiora, but now the Fins have reportedly entered the discussion surrounding former Denver Broncos star Elvis Dumervil, according to the Denver Post.
Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake has been terrorizing quarterbacks and opposing offensive lines all season and he is being rewards for his play with a trip to Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii to play in the 2013 Pro Bowl.