1. Ronnie Brown Out: Ricky Williams, Cast of Maybes To Carry Dolphins' Rushing Load

    Ronnie Brown, who was formerly ruled out of Thursday night's game against the Carolina Panthers is now out for the season with a foot injury...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about 5 years ago 621 reads 0 comments

  2. A Recipe For Crow a la Ginn

    We're eating a lot of crow on The Phinisher this week. Ted Ginn, Jr. is a Miami Dolphin and our thumbs, to quote Cammy Cameron, are going the right way...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about 5 years ago 310 reads 0 comments

  3. Jason Taylor Cut From Redskins

    Here's a link to the summation. Basically, JT was opting out of offseason workouts just like last year. The Skins were going to pay him the full amount of his $8.5 million this year, and only asked him to sign a $500,000 workout bonus...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about almost 6 years ago 87 reads 0 comments

  4. Yeremiah Bell Was a Steel-Driving Man

    Correction: Yeremiah Bell, as Troy pointed out below, IS a steel-driving man. Original & Luckily Now Wrong Article Below - Still Good Reading To Be Had. First let me start by saying, "Happy birthday, Johnny Cash...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about almost 6 years ago 293 reads 4 comments

  5. Dan Marino, Sr. Passes Away: A Death in the Family

    Dan Marino, Sr. died of cancer on Dec. 7. The man, from whose loins the greatest quarterback in NFL history sprung, was 71 years old. "The greatest coach I ever had...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about 6 years ago 1,473 reads 0 comments

  6. Miami Dolphins Fans: Barack Obama Will Save Your Team

    It is not often that an election can have a direct effect on a sports franchise. I can't think of an instance where a politician, particularly a presidential candidate, has cast a shadow over the daily running of a football team...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about 6 years ago 759 reads 6 comments

  7. The Miami Dolphins and The Carlisle Indian Industrial School

    Two weeks after Miami’s stunning victory over the New England Patriots in Foxboro, a general consensus has been reached. It concerns the question of how good this Dolphins team is...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about 6 years ago 403 reads 2 comments

  8. You Would Be Wrong, Chicken Little - The Dolphins Will Run The Ball

    In 2007 the storyline coming into the season, and through the first two weeks, was that Ronnie Brown would have every opportunity to finally demonstrate whether or not he could be a franchise running back for Miami...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 198 reads 0 comments

  9. The Miami Dolphins and The Lost Art Of Smash-Mouth Football

    The mismatch (manipulating an opponents personnel positioning in order to force a player with lesser size or speed to have to cover a faster or larger player) has become a mantra for offensive coordinators for the last decade...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 337 reads 0 comments

  10. The Miami Dolphins' 53-Man Roster Part II: The Defense & Specialists

    After a long night spent in his alchemy laboratory, The Phinisher has arrived at some certainly wrong-headed conclusions. In the endeavor to reveal what the 2008 Miami Dolphins will look like, Mr...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 836 reads 0 comments

  11. Is Joey Porter's Career in Jeopardy?

    Let me preface by saying that I like Joey Porter. On the field. Off the field. As a Steeler. As a Dolphin. Whether sacking Carson Palmer or telling reporters exactly what he's thinking, one thing about J-Peezy is consistent...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 383 reads 1 comments

  12. Miami Dolphins 53-Man Roster Part I – The Offense

    On Tuesday of this week the Dolphins will have to maintain a 72 man roster. This won’t be a problem, as the team has already cut down to 70...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 688 reads 4 comments

  13. Chad Pennington Can Throw a Good Ball?

    I have a theory, fellow Dolphins fans. It is a simple one.Chad Pennington throws a good ball. It’s not a rocket, or a laser, or a thunderbolt. Chad Henne’s in charge of bringing those back to Miami...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 1,327 reads 5 comments

  14. The Miami Dolphins' Next Starting Quarterback: Part II

    “It is an old maxim of mine that when you have excluded the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 1,203 reads 1 comments

  15. The Miami Dolphins' Next Starting Quarterback: Part I

    It’s the same thing as always. For eight years, the Dolphins have drifted through life like a depressed lover whose true love is gone...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 1,748 reads 4 comments

  16. Jason Taylor Left the Miami Dolphins...Now What?

    The Dolphins drafted Jason Taylor 11 seasons ago with a third-round pick. They got six Pro Bowl selections, a defensive-MVP season, seven interceptions, eight touchdowns, 117 sacks, and an eye-popping 41 forced fumbles out of that third-round pick...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 549 reads 0 comments

  17. Kendall Langford Is A Miami Dolphin

    At 6’6” and 293 pounds, it’s easy to understand why Kendall Langford garnered a third round selection despite playing at a small school like Hampton...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 222 reads 0 comments

  18. Joey Porter's New Guarantee

    Joey Porter was as disappointed with his play last year as the fans were, and Porter has gone to great lengths to change things in Miami. Porter often goes by the less-than-fearsome nickname of "J-Peezy...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 810 reads 1 comments

  19. Unlike Nick Saban and Cam Cameron, Tony Sparano Believes In Hard Work

    Not since Bill Belichick took over for Pete Carroll in New England has there been an offseason as busy as the 2008 Miami Dolphins' free agency and draft spectacular.Much has been written about the speed and certitude of Miami’s new regime...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 1,181 reads 2 comments

  20. Tony Sparano and Bill Parcells Believe in Hard Work

    Not since Bill Belichick took over for Pete Carroll in New England has there been an offseason as busy as that of the 2008 Miami Dolphins. Much has been written about the speed and certitude of Miami’s new regime...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about over 6 years ago 1,055 reads 0 comments

  21. Ricky Williams: The New Underdog

    When uttered, his name is usually followed by a joke. He is hated by some, resented by more and now, for the first time in his career, written off by most. He is also one of the most intriguing and human of sports figures...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about almost 7 years ago 1,721 reads 2 comments

  22. 2008 NFL Draft: Why The Dolphins Should Pick Matt Ryan

    When asked about whether luck plays a part in football Don Shula once famously remarked, “Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about almost 7 years ago 2,128 reads 12 comments

  23. Why The Miami Dolphins Should Draft Glenn Dorsey

    Check out The Phinisher's blog @ www.thephinisher.com Why They Should Many NFL analysts would have you believe that the NFL combine and the months leading up the draft are equally volatile as the NASDAQ...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about almost 7 years ago 658 reads 0 comments

  24. Why The Dolphins Should Draft Jake Long

    Why They Should Richmond Webb and Dan Marino have been the most difficult Dolphins to replace since their retirement, and Zach Thomas will probably join this list. Of the three, Webb is the one that leaves Dolphins fans scratching their heads...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about almost 7 years ago 1,205 reads 0 comments

  25. The Miami Dolphins Should Draft Chris Long

    Originally posted, with many more articles, on www.thephinisher.com. Calvin Pace is a New York Jet for the bargain-basement sum of $42,000,000. Ridiculous. This is Mangini’s last year...

    The Phinisher Written by The Phinisher about almost 7 years ago 1,002 reads 3 comments