1. NFL Draft 2011: Patrick Peterson, Cam Newton and Other News and Notes

    Recent reports have LSU cornerback Patrick Peterson, a possible selection as the number one pick overall, scoring a nine on the Wonderlic Test, the NFL 's version of an IQ test...

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  2. NFL Draft 2011: Why Kevin Kolb and Carson Palmer Won't Affect Teams' Draft Plans

    So here we go again with trade rumors or mild conjecture about the futures of Kevin Kolb and Carson Palmer and how they will affect a particular team's draft status. CNNSI...

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  3. NFL Draft 2011: Defensive Sleepers

    Earlier this week, I identified 12 possible "sleepers" among NFL draft prospects on offense. If you missed that article, click here. Now, it's the defense's turn. Again, these are players flying under the radar...

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  4. NFL Draft 2011: Offensive Sleepers, Which Acorns Will Be Picked Up?

    By now most "draftniks" and even casual followers of the NFL Draft know the top line prospects who are available this April...

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  5. NFL Draft 2011: Breaking Down Cam Newton and Ryan Mallett Pro Days

    Well, the verdict is in from Cameron Newton's pro day. Let's go straight to the jury. After considerable deliberation, we the jury cannot arrive at a unanimous decision...

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  6. NFL Draft 2011: 15 Burning Questions Going Into Pro Days for Prospects

    Well, the combine is an ancient, albeit positive, memory for some players, while a painful-and-fresh one for some others...

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  7. NFL Mock Draft 2011: Complete First-Round Projection (Post-Combine Edition)

    Well, the NFL Combine is in the books and the first day of March is nearing a close, and the official countdown has begun to the NFL Draft, which starts on April 28th and runs through the 30th...

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  8. NFL Combine 2011 Results: Winners, Losers and the Mixed Bag

    Before anyone gets too excited about the NFL Scouting Combine (ok, it's too late for some of you diehards), realize that statistical numbers, tests and interviews are still secondary to a player's performance on the football field...

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  9. 2011 NFL Draft: Preparing For The NFL Combine With Prospect David Arkin

    Missouri State offensive lineman David Arkin isn't going to be a first-round pick in the 2011 NFL Draft. Truth is, he'll probably be a mid-to-late round selection...

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  10. 2011 NFL Mock Draft: Miami Dolphins Mock Draft Survivor Version 1.0

    I'll admit it. I am not a big fan of mock drafts, especially in February before athletes work out and interview at the Combine and various pro days. But my biggest problem with mocks is that they seem so arbitrary...

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  11. Miami Dolphins: No Concern About Team's Free Agents

    Certainly, there are a few concerns for the Miami Dolphins going into the 2011 season, that is if there is one. The team currently lacks stability on offense, especially at quarterback, running back and the interior of the offensive line...

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  12. Senior Bowl 2011: Observations and How They Might Impact the Miami Dolphins

    I really hesitate to put too much stock in the actual Senior Bowl game in Mobile, Alabama. The week of practice leading up to the game is far more important as scouts will tell you...

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  13. 2011 NFL Draft: Reading Between the Lines for the Miami Dolphins Version One

    Even coming off a disappointing 7-9 campaign, interest in how the Miami Dolphins can improve is still pretty high if you poll Dolfans...

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  14. Miami Dolphins: Why Kevin Kolb Isn't a Fit in South Florida.

    As enthusiastic as new Miami Dolphins offensive coordinator Brian Daboll appeared to be in his introductory press conference on Wednesday afternoon, it's no secret that his success ...

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  15. 2011 NFL Draft Should Be Cancelled Without a New CBA

    Without a new collective bargaining agreement (CBA), there should be no 2011 NFL Draft. OK, "draftniks" everywhere just had their hearts skip a beat. Indeed, I get as excited about the NFL's annual selection process as much as most anybody else...

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  16. Tony Sparano: Save Sympathy for Miami Dolphins Coach in Wake of Coaching Mess

    Well, I'm certainly not going to rehash the full details of the Miami Dolphins coaching fiasco this week, because it would fill a book and we'll probably never truly know what happened...

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  17. Jim Kelly Interview: Thoughts On The Buffalo Bills, Andrew Luck, and The NFL

    Thanks to Bleacher Report and the Van Heusen Pro Football Hall of Fame for making a very interesting chat with Hall of Fame quarterback and Buffalo Bills great Jim Kelly possible...

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  18. 2011 NFL Draft Order: Who Should the Dolphins Target at No. 15?

    For Miami Dolphins' fans, it's a saying that has become all too familiar: It's never too early to look ahead...

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  19. Lions Vs. Dolphins: Live Reactions to The Games Biggest Stories

    On the surface, there doesn't seem to be much under the Christmas tree for Miami Dolphin fans to get excited about this Sunday with the postseason out of reach...

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  20. Miami Dolphins: If Bill Cowher Is Serious, Miami Must Seal the Deal Now

    With the Miami Dolphins losing to the Buffalo Bills , 17-14, on Sunday, and being mathematically eliminated from the playoffs, the Bifecta regime of Tony Sparano and Jeff Ireland should be over...

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  21. Miami Dolphins: If Tony Sparano and Jeff Ireland Stay, Kiss Cam Newton Goodbye

    If Miami Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano and general manager Jeff Ireland are retained for the remainder of their contracts in 2011, then you can forget about the team from South Florida drafting soon to be Heisman Trophy winner Cam Newton...

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  22. Miami Dolphins: 7 Keys From Their 33-17 Win Over the Oakland Raiders

    Well, it wasn't always pretty, but the Miami Dolphins clearly dominated the Raiders in Oakland on Sunday. Two of the most telling game statistics were: Miami held the ball for an astonishing 41:38...

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  23. Chicago Bears vs. Miami Dolphins: Can Tyler Thigpen Lead the Fins To a Win?

    Well, it's less than hour till the true test for third-string quarterback turned starter Tyler Thigpen. Can he lead the Miami Dolphins to a win over the The Chicago Bears in the friendly confines of Sun Life Stadium...

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  24. Miami Dolphins: Ultimate Challenge for Tony Sparano and Staff Against Bears

    Thursday Night's matchup between the Miami Dolphins and the Chicago Bears shapes up as the ultimate challenge for Dolphins' coach Tony Sparano and his staff...

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  25. Chad Pennington In, Chad Henne Out As Starting Quarterback For Miami Dolphins

    In case you didn't hear it the Miami Dolphins switched their Chads today. Chad Henne is out and Chad Pennington is in as the starting quarterback of the Miami Dolphins...

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