Pro Football Talk "The Dolphins offensive line is one big construction zone, so why not shuffle the deck a little more the first few days into camp. The team announced they had signed veteran Tony Hills and Steven Baker, who apparently are an upgrade over the camp bodies they have." July 28
Palm Beach Post "Rishard Matthews may have gone into Sunday looking like the odd man out for the Dolphins, but he came out of Day 3 of training camp as one receiver who stood out. Matthews made a series of catches to become the unofficial star of a workout held before a fairly intimate invitation-only crowd at..." July 28
Miami Herald "Midway through the offseason when reports of his possible trade were making the Internet rounds, Mike Wallace got not one but multiple phone calls from general manager Dennis Hickey on the subject. “He called and talked to me about it and told me it was never true,” Wallace said Saturday. “And..." July 27
Pro Football Talk "Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey and Dolphins center Mike Pouncey will be fighting fire with fire. In response to the lawsuit filed against them on Friday, they’ll be exercising their right to sue the persons who have sued them. “The allegations in the complaint about my clients are completely..." July 27
Miami Herald "If the Dolphins open the season with the same starting offensive line that took the field for the first day of practice Friday, they will be using a center ( Shelley Smith) who has never played that position in an NFL game, a left guard ( Daryn Colledge) that wasn’t on the team a month ago and a..." July 26
Top three receivers: Wallace, Hartline and Gibson. Don't envision that changing.
Pro Football Talk "Somehow, the Pouncey twins’ birthday party featuring the “Free Hernandez” hats ended up being less eventful than this year’s self-celebration of survival for another 365 days. Andy Slater of 940 WINZ in Miami has obtained a copy of the civil complaint filed by Riquan James, Brantley Williams,..." July 26
#Dolphins OL Mike Pouncey and RB Knowshon Moreno will start training camp on PUP list.
Joe Philbin tells me no major injury worries re: Brandon Gibson, Knowshon Moreno. "Not full throttle 100% reps yet but won't be too long."
Sporting News "At long last, after a 19-year absence, the NFL is ready to return to Los Angeles. It's no longer a matter of if, but when. Expect the NFL to announce a return to America's entertainment capital and the second-biggest market in the next 12 months, with one or two teams debuting in Los Angeles no..." July 24
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Training camp's start is right around the corner, and that means NFL odds makers are trying to profit off your excitement for the 2014 NFL season. Every year the odds makers produce a pre-training camp line on all 32 NFL teams, and their Super bowl odds. This season the Miami Dolphins' odds of..." July 23
Miami Herald "When Dolphins center Mike Pouncey went in for surgery to repair a torn labrum in his hip, the best-case scenario for getting him back on the field was three months. In other words, he was likely to miss all the games in September. Well, a source familiar with the center's surgery and recovery..." July 23
Miami Herald "In the long-abandoned Sun Life Stadium loft where Marlins executives once kept their offices, there is new life, a business bullpen buzzing with football energy. Recent graduates and longtime staffers alike work the phones in every which way — standing, sitting, pacing and even while tossing..." July 20
Pro Football Talk "And then there were two. Billy Turner, the Dolphins’ third-round draft pick, signed his rookie contract today. That means there are only two unsigned picks from this year’s NFL draft, both first-round picks: Browns cornerback Justin Gilbert (eighth overall) and Titans offensive tackle Taylor..." July 19
CBSSports.com "Mike Wallace's first season with the Dolphins didn't go as expected. After signing a five-year, $60 million deal last offseason, the wide receiver with speed to burn had just 73 receptions for 930 yards with career lows in yards per catch (12.7) and touchdowns (5). And according to Football..." July 16
Pro Football Talk "The man who has accused the Pouncey twins of assaulting him plans to go on the assault himself. According to NBC 6 in Miami, 24-year-old Riquan James (who had identified himself in online posts as Ricky Vasquez) has announced plans to sue the Pounceys for injuries allegedly inflicted at the..." July 15
Miami Herald "Not a lot has gone right for Mike Pouncey this summer. A hip injury discovered during minicamp required surgery and will likely cost the Dolphins center the first month of the season. Plus, his birthday party drew the wrong type of attention for the second year in a row. But Pouncey can take..." July 15
Broward Palm Beach "A man says that Dolphins center Mike Pouncey and his brother Maurkice assaulted him at Cameo Nightclub in Miami Beach last night, where the often-troubled Dolphins center and his twin behemoth brother were holding their annual birthday bash. "There was an incident that occurred at Cameo last..." July 13
Draft started and is over with no players being selected.
Slate "A federal judge on Monday gave preliminary approval to the concussion compensation deal between the NFL and former players. The ruling comes two weeks after U.S. District Judge Anita Brody raised questions over whether the $675 million cap on damages paid by the league was sufficient to cover the..." July 08
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The dark cloud hovering over the Dolphins for the past year is still producing publicity storms. The latest is defensive end Dion Jordan, the No. 3 pick of the 2013 draft. Jordan, praised for adding about 15 pounds of muscle during the offseason, was suspended by the NFL for the first four..." July 07
Pro Football Talk "Bryant McKinnie has made tens of millions of dollars in his NFL career, but he hasn’t managed it wisely. McKinnie has been in financial trouble before, and now his car was repossessed and will be auctioned to pay off $21,354.69 that he owes attorneys who represented him in a previous case." July 06
NFL.com "The Miami Dolphins will begin the 2014 season without last year's first-round pick Dion Jordan. The Dolphins announced Thursday that Jordan has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the regular season for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances. "We..." July 04
Dion Jordan's four-game suspension opens the door for rookie seventh rounder Terrence Fede to make the 53. Let's see if he takes advantage.
Pro Football Talk "Former Dolphins defensive Jason Taylor recently raved about current Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan, twice calling Jordan a “sponge.” And now we know why Jordan has been able to focus so well. Jordan claims that his four-game suspension flows from taking banned stimulants — and not from..." July 03
Miami Herald "We mostly forget about our distant sports stars, don’t we? They were such a big a part of our past, they entertained us, we cheered them sometimes for years, but then when it’s time they don’t so much retire as disappear. They are replaced. Faded by degrees. Gone. So much has happened to..." July 03
Pro Football Talk "To add guard Daryn Colledge, the Dolphins had to free up a roster spot to stay at the 90-player limit. That move came Tuesday, with the club waiving rookie linebacker Marcus Thompson, an undrafted free agent from Rutgers. The 6-foot-1, 250-pound Thompson notched 51 tackles and 5.5 sacks in 2013..." July 01
Pro Football Talk "Faced with an injury to an already remade offensive line, the Dolphins are already tapping into the veteran backup market. According to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, the Dolphins are close to a deal with former Packers and Cardinals lineman Daryn Colledge." June 30
Miami Herald "Add veteran center Steve Vallos to the list of players who have been summoned to Dolphins headquarters for a Monday audition. Vallos joins Samson Satele and Daryn Colledge (see below) as players scheduled to work out for the team on Monday. Miami is searching for a veteran who can help..." June 29
Pro Football Talk "After multiple failed efforts to get public money or tax breaks to help pay for much-needed upgrades at Sun Life Stadium, the Dolphins have commenced the process of making the renovations by paying for the changes on their own. As explained by the team’s official website, the project launched..." June 29
Pro Football Talk "The Dolphins’ search for offensive line help in the wake of center Mike Pouncey’s hip surgery is reportedly leading them to former Colts center Samson Satele. Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports that the Dolphins will meet with Satele on Monday. That’s also when former Cardinals guard..." June 29
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Last year the volume on Reshad Jones' impact got turned down. The Miami Dolphins' starting strong safety went from being one of the most impactful players on the defense in 2012 to becoming just a guy in 2013. The Dolphins linebacker shift changed his roles, making Jones more responsible for..." June 28
Free agent OL Daryn Colledge is going to visit #Dolphins as Miami searches for solutions to losing C Mike Pouncey to surgery for 3 months
New York Post "The NFL’s stalled concussion settlement with 4,500 former players appeared to pick up steam again Wednesday when the league agreed to lift the cap on money available to eligible victims. Under the new agreement, the NFL must pay claims for the next 65 years while no longer limiting the fund for..." June 26
New York Post "Coincidence? Or karma? The three offensive linemen cited as bullies in the Jonathan Martin scandal have seen their careers encounter serious turbulence even after the fallout from the poisonous Miami Dolphins locker room. Richie Incognito, the alleged ringleader of the bullying, was released..." June 25
And...Dolphins RB Knowshon Moreno will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery this week and miss four to five weeks, per ESPN sources.
National Football Post "Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey had hip surgery today, according to ESPN. With Pouncey sidelined for at least three months, per the report, he would be sidelined for the start of the NFL regular season. Pouncey is expected to begin training camp and possibly the regular season on the..." June 24
Miami Herald "Another swampy spring practice had just ended when the loudest Dolphins cheer of the day could be heard from across the property. Mark Duper, still the franchise’s receiving yards leader two decades after his retirement, had delivered a spellbinding speech worthy of a pastor. Duper’s..." June 22
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ESPN Boston "The country is different and the field is bigger, but it's still a chance to play football. That's all Chad Johnson cares about. The outspoken former Cincinnati Bengals standout made his CFL debut Friday night in the Montreal Alouettes' preseason finale, a 26-10 loss to the Ottawa..." June 22
Covers.com "A court overturned a decision to dismiss the NFLPA's lawsuit against the NFL for collusion stemming from salary cap penalties toward the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins in 2012. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Wednesday reportedly overturned a decision by Judge David..." June 20
Talked to a source who has seen Knowshon Moreno's knee. Said it's "bad." Prob will play, but the issue is how long.
Pro Football Talk "That “medical issue” with which Dolphins running back Knowshown Moreno reportedly is dealing presents nothing exotic or unusual. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Moreno has an issue with his knee. The other knee. Not the one in which he suffered a torn ACL in 2011. The source..." June 20
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Miami Dolphins have signed first-round pick Ja'Wuan James to a four-year deal, which includes the potential for a fifth-year option. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. James becomes the seventh member of the 2014 draft to sign his rookie deal. The only unsigned draft choice is..." June 19
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "South Florida will soon be back in the business of hosting Super Bowls after the Miami-Dade County Commission gave approval Tuesday to a deal that paves the way for major renovations of Sun Life Stadium. The commission by a vote of 7-4 gave support to a plan for the county to pay incentives to..." June 17
Miami Herald "Let’s get this out there: Knowshon Moreno understands he has work to do. Much has been made about Moreno’s place in the Miami Dolphins’ pecking order after working extensively with the third and fourth strings Monday. Incumbent starter Lamar Miller appears to have an early leg up in the..." June 13
Miami Herald "Let’s get this out there: Knowshon Moreno understands he has work to do. Much has been made about Moreno’s place in the Miami Dolphins’ pecking order after working extensively with the third and fourth strings Monday. Incumbent starter Lamar Miller appears to have an early leg up in the running..." June 12
Covers.com "The Miami Dolphins conducted the first 30 minutes of Monday's two-hour organized team activities under hazy, smoky conditions because of a nearby wildfire. "It felt a little weird at first," said Pro-Bowl cornerback Brent Grimes, who suffers from asthma, "but as it went on we got used to..." June 09
Bleacher Report "What pound of flesh does Richie Incognito need to deliver to play in the NFL again? Most of us know the story and all the sordid details by now. The former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman systematically and intentionally led a ring of harassment—disguised as good ol' fashioned, "boys will be..." June 09
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Dolphins tight end Charles Clay had a breakout season last year with a career-best 69 receptions for a career-best 759 yards and a career-best six touchdowns. And people noticed. Now, one of Clay's biggest challenges for the coming season will be getting used to the attention he'll command on..." June 09