With the 11th pick

And the first round of the 2018 NFL draft is in the books. By the end there were 16 trades that took place to make up the 32 picks of the first round. The Miami Dolphins did not make one of those trades. As much as many fans and analysts thought Miami might trade up…

NFL Draft: Simple Thoughts

It’s the day before the NFL draft and I have written nothing. Not one single word. Most years I find a 7 round mock draft for the Miami Dolphins and I also use you throw in first round mock draft for the entire league. This year nada. It’s been hard trying to figure out what…

Ryan Tannehill is the Miami Dolphins Quarterback-Until he isn’t.

It is really that simple. Tannehill will be the starter until he is not. Some seem to have a hard time understanding that. Some fans feel that he’s the worst quarterback to ever come through these parts. That simply is not true. While he will never be an elite quarterback he is still a solid…

Miami Dolphins: Free Agency Targets

Officially the NFL free agency period begins Tuesday at 4pm. That does not mean we cannot look ahead. I already wrote about Ndamukong Suh here. Suh clearly was the biggest target of this offseason not just for the Dolphins but for free agency overall. It has been widely reported that he will sign with Miami. So what…

The Miami Dolphins and a man named Suh.

Hunting season is almost here. The NFL Free Agency season opens Tuesday at 4pm. Like most years there is one marquee player grabbing most of the attention. This year that player is Ndamukong Suh. He is the white whale this offseason. Franchises will put it all on the line to sign him. Suh is the $100-million…

Miami Dolphins: Top Three Needs for 2015

This is a special time of year in the NFL. Some are fortunate enough to compete in the playoffs hoping all the hard work might pay off in a Super Bowl berth. Others find themselves at the other end of the spectrum searching for a new head coach to hopefully steer the ship away from…

Eventful Sunday

“Here’s a Christmas present. You don’t have to ask me anymore. He has one year left on contract and is coming back.” Miami Dolphins owner Steve Ross to reporters regarding head coach Joe Philbin. The announcement that the head coach would return was only the last item of an eventful Sunday for the hometown team….

The Grass Is Not Always Greener

Time flies. A month ago the Miami Dolphins were looking towards the playoffs, now fans are calling for head coach Joe Philbin’s head. Forget about waiting for a body to be cold, the body is not even dead yet. Things move fast in the NFL(Not For Long). The reasons to move on from Philbin are there….

Miami Dolphins vs. Baltimore Ravens: Five Things

When the Miami Dolphins came out to a 10-0 lead against the Baltimore Ravens Sunday I felt pretty good, that feeling did not last. Of course I felt good the defense had stuffed the Ravens offense for three straight drives, the offense seemed to be able to move the ball on Baltimore’s defense as well. All…

Just One

Just one. Just one play changes a win to a loss. One throw, one catch. One stop. Single plays throughout the course of a sixty-minute, sometimes longer, game mean all the difference. These plays separate pretender from contender. These plays build a champion. On Sunday, the Miami Dolphins just needed one play from their defense….