1. Grading Mel Kiper's 2012 NFL Draft: How Does His Talent Evaluation Stack Up?

    Before noted NFL draft guru Mel Kiper leaves our collective consciousness for about the next 10 months, there might be time left for one more draft related grade involving Kiper and his immovable, chemically-laden hair...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 1,626 reads 2 comments

  2. 2012 NFL Draft: Ryan Tannehill to Be Miami Dolphins' No. 8 Pick?

    Well, we're just a few hours away from the offseason's biggest day for NFL fans: the first round of the NFL draft. With one day to go, I have just one more scouting report to do on a potential player that could be the Miami Dolphins ' No...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 344 reads 1 comments

  3. 2012 NFL Draft: Scouting Fletcher Cox, Searching for Miami Dolphins' No. 8 Pick

    Originally, when I started composing NFL draft scouting reports in preparing to identify the Miami Dolphins No. 8 pick on Thursday night, I had six players identified as possibilities for the team's selection...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 1,787 reads 10 comments

  4. 2012 NFL Draft: Scouting Michael Floyd, Search for Miami Dolphins No. 8 Pick

    This is the third scouting report in looking at potential selections of the Miami Dolphins with the No. 8 pick in Thursday night's draft...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 1,839 reads 3 comments

  5. 2012 NFL Draft: Scouting Quinton Coples, Search for Miami Dolphins No. 8 Pick

    There is a week to go before the NFL Draft, and it's time for our another scouting report on one of the small core of players that the Miami Dolphins figure to consider with the eighth overall pick...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 784 reads 1 comments

  6. 2012 NFL Draft: Profiling David DeCastro, Search for Miami Dolphins' No. 8 Pick

    With the NFL Draft just over a week away, it's time to take an in-depth look at the six players most analysts, including myself, believe the Miami Dolphins will take with the No...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 511 reads 0 comments

  7. Miami Dolphins 2012 Draft: Trading Up for Tannehill Not the Right Move

    Some NFL teams understand how the draft works, and some teams just don't. We're about to find out if the Miami Dolphins fit into the former category or the latter one...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 1,604 reads 8 comments

  8. Miami Dolphins: Linebacker Logjam Might Spell Trouble for Karlos Dansby

    Recently, the Florida Sun-Sentinel reported that Miami Dolphins outside linebacker Koa Misi will be tried as an inside 'backer in new defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle's scheme...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 4,236 reads 15 comments

  9. Miami Dolphins Offseason: No High Draft Pick for Matt Flynn

    Peyton Manning 's stock just went up and Matt Flynn's just went down. Yes, it's true and that's without a single pass being thrown or a new medical update on Manning's surgically repaired neck...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 1,786 reads 10 comments

  10. Lack of Headliners for Indianapolis Colts Head Coach Casts Doubts About Luck

    Breaking News: Chuck Pagano has been named the next Indianapolis Colts head coach. Did I miss something? Isn't Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck supposed to be the sure-fire No...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 707 reads 7 comments

  11. Joe Philbin Gives Miami Dolphins Fans Reason to Smile

    You can't determine with any degree of certainty how any new head coach is going to do once he is hired or after he gives an introductory press conference. Most coaches will tell you that they have a plan that will result in the team having success...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 3,948 reads 15 comments

  12. Miami Dolphins' Problem Is Not Losing Jeff Fisher, It's Lost Respect

    I purposely waited an extra day to write this column to let things settle down and gain perspective when very little is available in the face of raw emotion from the fans and media alike...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 2,890 reads 33 comments

  13. Matt Barkley Going Back to USC Is Not a Disaster for the Miami Dolphins.

    Oh, those various fickle Miami newspaper columnists certainly take their turns playing Grinch this holiday season. Their idea of perspective is quite the Christmas treat...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about over 2 years ago 2,864 reads 14 comments

  14. Keeping Jeff Ireland Precludes Dolphins from Drafting QBs Barkley or Griffin

    Lost in the news of the Miami Dolphins firing head coach Tony Sparano and announcing the retention of general manager Jeff Ireland was what it really means for the future of the team...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 4,862 reads 36 comments

  15. Miami Dolphins: A Comprehensive Look at Fixing the 'Phins, Part One

    While some have drawn encouragement from the Miami Dolphins ' recent three-game winning streak and a close loss to the Dallas Cowboys , a stark reality remains for the team from South Florida...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 970 reads 4 comments

  16. Miami Dolphins Must Continue to Put Players in Best Positions to Succeed

    Want to know why the Miami Dolphins have won two games in a row after starting the season 0-7? There a couple of reasons, but perhaps the best is that they have started to take their skill players and put them into positions to succeed...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 1,234 reads 20 comments

  17. Andrew Luck to Miami Dolphins Is NFL's Best Scenario

    Putting aside personal bias, which is admittedly hard to do, I have come to the conclusion that Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck needs to find his way on to a field for the Miami Dolphins in 2012, and this article will tell you unequivocally why...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 3,349 reads 53 comments

  18. The Top 18 Catches in the NFL so Far This Season

    What makes a truly great catch? Is it a receiver who paws the ball with one hand? Is it out-jumping a defender for the pigskin in the corner of end zone? Is it holding onto the ...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 3,821 reads 7 comments

  19. The Most Polarizing Player on Every NFL Team

    If you look up the term "polarizing" at dictionary.com , you will find that it means "to divide into sharply opposing factions...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 5,030 reads 4 comments

  20. Week 5 Report Card for All NFL Starting Quarterbacks

    Before we get to the grades for all the starting quarterbacks in the NFL , I want to get one thing of my chest. I hate the bye week, and for one simple reason. With Baltimore , Cleveland , Dallas , St...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 259 reads 2 comments

  21. NFL Predictions Week 5: 5 NFL Favorites That Should Be on Upset Alert

    Are you ready for the list of NFL favorites that should be on upset alert for Week 5? I bet you are. But before we get to this week's slate of games, how did last week go? Well, ...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 35,872 reads 36 comments

  22. The Top 25 Players in the NFL Through the First Quarter of the NFL Season

    Who are the best 25 players in the NFL right now with a quarter of the 2011 regular season in the books? It's a valid question to ask, because the answers will reveal a lot about the current state of the league...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 1,875 reads 33 comments

  23. NFL Coaches on the Hot Seat, Week 5 Edition

    Welcome to the Week 5 edition of NFL head coaches on the hotseat. A quarter of the season is gone and there are several NFL teams already gone too in terms of any realistic shot at making the playoffs...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 2,266 reads 0 comments

  24. 5 NFL Favorites Who Should Be on Upset Alert in Week 4

    Predicting an upset in the NFL is no easy task, no matter what anybody tells you. Favorites in Vegas are favorites for a reason; they are usually the better team...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 48,725 reads 25 comments

  25. Grading the Marquee NFL Free Agents After 3 Weeks

    Nnamdi Asomugha, Jonathan Joseph, Ray Edwards, Sidney Rice, Darren Sproles, Matt Hasselbeck , Jason Babin and countless other free agents whipped us into a frenzy just over a month ...

    Robert Hoffman Written by Robert Hoffman about almost 3 years ago 9,174 reads 27 comments