LaDainian Tomlinson, Antonio Cromartie, Santonio Holmes, and that defensive end whose name shall not be mentioned, will not be mentioned. We've heard about the New York Jets' additions far too many times.
But while the Jets remain in the spotlight for the time being, the Dolphins have quietly assembled arguably their best roster in years.
The additions of Brandon Marshall and Karlos Dansby have upgraded the team's two weakest positions, giving Miami a nearly rock-solid roster from top to bottom.
So, while the rookie class of 2010 remains to be judged, the rest of the Dolphins' roster will vie to drag the team out of its 37-year Super Bowl drought. The following 10 veterans will each play pivotal roles in achieving that goal, and while we await the regular season, let's rank them.