Category: Miami Dolphins

Miami Dolphins

Jun 16

Lions excited about possibilities with Kerryon Johnson

The Lions drafted Kerryon Johnson in the second round believing he is a three-down back. That doesn’t mean they want to use the former Auburn star that way. The Lions signed LeGarrette Blount in free agency, and they return Theo Riddick and Ameer Abdullah, the team’s leading rushers from last season. But Detroit, which ranked …

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Jun 09

How Rutgers football players helped ‘unify’ students in a Special Olympics program

May 13

Irish offensive linemen Quenton Nelson, Mike McGlinchey drafted in top 10

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Two Notre Dame offensive linemen were taken in the top 10 picks of the NFL draft Thursday. Offensive guard Quenton Nelson went to the Indianapolis Colts at No. 6, and offensive tackle Mike McGlinchey went to the San Francisco 49ers at No. 9. This is the first time since 1993, when Rick Mirer went at …

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May 10

NFL cheerleaders will settle for $1 in exchange for meeting with Roger Goodell

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If NFL commissioner Roger Goodell will have a meeting with a group of cheerleaders, the two former cheerleaders who recently filed discrimination claims will settle those claims for $1 each. The settlement proposal by Sara Blackwell, the lawyer representing the cheerleaders, asked that Goodell and league lawyers have a “good faith” meeting with at least …

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May 07

Jon Gruden runs first NFL practice in almost 10 years with Raiders

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Jon Gruden yelled out instructions, called out plays and ran an NFL practice for the first time since leaving coaching nearly a decade ago in Tampa Bay. This was the day Gruden had been waiting for ever since he was hired for a second stint as Oakland Raiders coach. The Raiders opened their first voluntary …

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May 05

Devin Hester retires with Bears, doesn’t want to see kickoffs ousted

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Devin Hester, who officially retired with the Chicago Bears on Monday, said he’s not happy about the possibility the NFL could soon eliminate one of his fortes — the kickoff return. “Kickoff and punt return is one of the key aspects of the quality of football,” Hester said. “You’ve got to let these guys play …

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Apr 25

Ex-Heisman winner Matt Leinart becoming real estate agent

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After leaving the NFL, Matt Leinart did what a lot of retired athletes do: He became a television sports analyst. That’s still his weekend job at Fox during football season, but now he’s trying his hand at something a bit further afield. Last April, he passed his real estate exam on the first try and …

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Apr 23

Patrick Reed captured the 2018 Masters by one shot over Rickie Fowler and two over Jordan Spieth.

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Patrick Reed was about to sink a 10-foot eagle putt that would give a stranglehold at the 2018 Masters , and hundreds of fans around the 13th green at Augusta National were doing something remarkable. They were leaving. He is also an American, and a proud one, too. He jumped at the chance to play …

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Apr 21

Draft analyst reports Browns expected to take Josh Allen No. 1

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The Cleveland Browns are in need of a franchise quarterback and are expected to select a QB high in the upcoming NFL Draft. According to one analyst, their pick could be Wyoming’s Josh Allen. On NFL Network Monday evening, former NFL scout Daniel Jeremiah reported that sources say the Browns are expected to take Allen …

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Apr 12

Red Sox’s Xander Bogaerts suffers left ankle injury after slide into dugout

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Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts left Sunday’s 8-7 victory over the Rays in the seventh inning after injuring his left ankle while sliding into the Rays’ dugout. An aggressive forecheck led to Thomas knocking Andrew Peeke off the puck in the right corner. The puck went to Kuhlman and back to Thomas, who banked a …

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