1. Miami Dolphins Re-Sign Nate Jones, Add Igor Olshansky

    With the Miami Dolphins off to a rough start to the season at 0-2 and head coach Tony Sparano on the just about the hottest seat in the NFL right now, the team has made some veteran ...

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  2. Miami Dolphins' Woes Continue as Texans Drop Miami to 0-2

    After two discouraging performance, the Miami Dolphins have started the season 0-2 and are two games behind the other three teams in the division...

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  3. NFL Week 2: Chris J. Nelson's Weekly Game Predictions

    The first week of the NFL season is by far the most difficult to predict because you never quite know how a team is going to be for the coming season and there are always surprises...

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  4. Miami Dolphins Work out Brian Westbrook, Four Other Running Backs

    NFL teams usually spend the early days of the week working on free agents, whether it be to replace a player due to injury or simply to update information for in-house scouting reports on potential signings at a later date...

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  5. Miami Dolphins Re-Sign Will Allen Amid Secondary Struggles

    The Miami Dolphins have filled the void left by the hasty release of cornerback Benny Sapp by re-signing veteran corner Will Allen to a one-year contract...

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  6. Miami Dolphins Release Benny Sapp After Disastrous MNF Performance

    Last season, Miami Dolphins special teams coordinator John Bonamego was fired by the team shortly after a disastrous special teams performance that contributed to a blowout Monday Night Football loss to the New England Patriots ...

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  7. Chad Henne Shines, but Dolphins Defense Collapses in Loss to Patriots

    Here are my observations from the Miami Dolphins ' 38-24 loss to the New England Patriots in Week 1. Offense There weren't many positives to take away from this game, but Chad Henne was absolutely one of them...

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  8. Miami Dolphins: 5 Questions Entering Their MNF Matchup with the Patriots

    It's hard to say that the Miami Dolphins have gotten worse than they were a year ago, when they finished with a 7-9 record...

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  9. Miami Dolphins Extend Nate Garner, Tyrone Culver; Make Practice Squad Moves

    The Miami Dolphins have locked up two key backups for the 2012 season, agreeing to contract extensions with offensive lineman Nate Garner and safety Tyrone Culver . Both Garner and Culver were entering the final years of their deals...

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  10. NFL Week 1: Chris J. Nelson's Weekly Game Predictions

    We were treated to a phenomenal season opener Thursday night in the Packers' win over the Saints, and that puts me at a perfect 1-0 for my game predictions this year...

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  11. Miami Dolphins: Chad Henne, 3 Others Named 2011 Captains

    Quarterback Chad Henne is under a lot of pressure after two unsuccessful seasons as the Dolphins' starting signal-caller, but his 52 teammates gave him a vote of confidence ...

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  12. Miami Dolphins Re-Sign Larry Johnson with Daniel Thomas Ailing

    Larry Johnson showed nice athleticism and instincts in the Dolphins ' preseason finale last week, but that still didn't prevent the 31-year-old running back with some baggage to his name from getting released by the team during final cuts...

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  13. Miami Dolphins Work out Safeties Mark LeGree, Darcel McBath

    As part of their regular routine of doing their homework on available players, the Miami Dolphins worked out free-agent safeties Mark LeGree and Darcel McBath on Wednesday, according to Aaron Wilson...

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  14. NFL Predictions 2011: Projected Standings, Playoffs and Award Winners

    The NFL lockout threatened to wipe out the 2011 season, but all is right with the world now and we are just a day away from the regular season kicking off with the Packers facing the Saints ...

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  15. Miami Dolphins Part Ways with Joe Berger, A.J. Edds; Sign 2 Veterans

    In what I would consider the most shocking move made by the Dolphins over the past week, the Miami Dolphins have waived second-year linebacker A. J. Edds . Veteran lineman Joe Berger also had his contract terminated...

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  16. Miami Dolphins Add Seven to Practice Squad; Other Team Notes

    The Miami Dolphins broke 26 hearts during final cuts yesterday, but seven of those players are back to make a fairly solid living on the team's practice squad to begin the regular season...

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  17. Miami Dolphins Claim TE Will Yeatman off Waivers from Patriots

    The Miami Dolphins have made their first roster move following yesterday's final cuts, claiming rookie tight end Will Yeatman off waivers from the New England Patriots ...

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  18. Miami Dolphins: Breaking Down a Day of Surprising and Impactful Final Cuts

    The Miami Dolphins made 27 roster moves today, trimming their roster from 80 players to just 53 in line with the NFL 's regular season limit...

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  19. Miami Dolphins Work out Former Louisville, Falcons Quarterback Adam Froman

    The Miami Dolphins have already waived quarterback Kevin O'Connell as part of their final cut-down today, but undrafted rookie Pat Devlin may not have the team's third-string job locked up after all...

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  20. Miami Dolphins Live Cutdown Blog

    Just like last year, I will once again be running a live blog documenting all of the Miami Dolphins ' imminent cuts. Remember, the Dolphins must cut their roster down from 80 to 53 for the regular season by Saturday, Sept...

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  21. NFL Roster Cuts: Predicting the Miami Dolphins' Final 53-Man Roster

    The Miami Dolphins concluded their 2011 preseason with a 17-3 victory over the Dallas Cowboys and a 3-1 record. But after a largely meaningless exhibition finale, the real action begins as the final cuts loom this weekend...

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  22. Miami Dolphins' Cuts: Allen Barbre to Injured Reserve; Tyler Donahue Waived

    Entering the day with 82 players on the active roster, the Miami Dolphins have made two roster moves to get down to the NFL 's mandated cut down to 80 players by 4 p.m. Tuesday...

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  23. Miami Dolphins Rookie OG Garrett Chisolm Passes Physical

    On the active/non-football injury list since training camp began, Miami Dolphins rookie guard Garrett Chisolm passed his physical Monday and will be able to participate in practice and games moving forward...

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  24. Miami Dolphins Sign Veteran Safety Gerald Alexander

    The Miami Dolphins have to make two roster moves to get down to 80 players by Tuesday's deadline, but that didn't stop them from making a roster addition with Sunday's signing of veteran safety Gerald Alexander ...

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  25. NFL Preseason: Chad Henne Impressive, but Miami Dolphins Fall to Bucs

    Arriving with a 2-0 preseason record, the Miami Dolphins arrived in Tampa Bay this weekend to face their long-time in-state sparring partner for yet another exhibition match-up...

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