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Miami Dolphins draft capsule

Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

11. MIAMI DOLPHINS (6-10) LAST SEASON: Dolphins missed playoffs for eighth time in nine seasons, and backslid in Year 2 under coach Adam Gase, leaving regime at crossroads in 2018. Miami was wildly inconsistent, undisciplined team last year, and Gase

Labor of Law: Lessons from Starbucks | NFL Workplace Suits | Plus: Around the Water Cooler

Friday, April 20th, 2018

Want to receive Labor of Law as an email? Philadelphia Councilman Kenyatta Johnson, pictured above, spoke out. Starbucks announced it would close 8,000 stores on May 29 to provide 175,000 employees racial bias and education training.

Saquon Barkley To The Giants? Penn State Star Denies NFL Draft Report He Won’t Play For Browns

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Saquon Barkley might be the hottest name leading into the 2018 NFL draft but his agents would reportedly rather not see him being the overall No. 1 pick. In a wide-ranging profile on Barkley published on Sports Illustrated, there is a strong suggestion his agents would much prefer their client go second overall. “They don't want him in Cleveland.

Parkland football team will help Miami Dolphins on NFL draft night

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

The family of a football coach killed during the February shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, along with several members of the school’s football team, will announce the Miami Dolphins’ late-round picks at next week’s NFL draft. Aaron Feis, a security guard and assistant football coach, was one of 17 people killed during the Feb. 14 shooting. The Dolphins have lent support to the Parkland community, which is about 30 miles north of Hard Rock Stadium.

Mike Pouncey miffed by Dolphins release: “It just didn’t sit well with me”

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

New Los Angeles Chargers center Mike Pouncey isn’t particularly thrilled with the way he was unceremoniously discarded by the Miami Dolphins last month. Pouncey spent his first seven seasons with the Dolphins before being released as free agency began in March. “I understand it happens,” Pouncey said, via Greg Beachem of the Associated Press.

Ex-NFL lineman Jonathan Martin released from mental health facility after alleged threats

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Former NFL offensive lineman Jonathan Martin pleaded not guilt to making criminal threats and carrying a loaded firearm. Former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin has been released from a mental health facility almost two months after allegedly threatening violence against his former high school and ex-NFL teammates, according to court documents obtained by TMZ Sports. Martin must wear a GPS and alcohol-monitoring device on his ankle, attend an outpatient treatment program from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. five days a week and stay away from Harvard-Westlake high school, the Miami Dolphins and former teammates Richie Incognito and Mike Pouncey, according to the report.

Chargers’ Pouncey says Miami release was “fuel to the fire”

Monday, April 16th, 2018

Although Mike Pouncey is thrilled to start work with the Los Angeles Chargers, the center still has a few bittersweet thoughts about how his last job ended. Pouncey joined Philip Rivers for the start of the offseason workout program Monday, exactly four weeks after he agreed to a two-year contract with the Chargers following his release by the Miami Dolphins. Los Angeles was able to sign the three-time Pro Bowl center only because Pouncey had been abruptly dropped by the Dolphins, who apparently couldn't make a deal on a restructuring of his contract.

Report: Broncos release RB Anderson

Monday, April 16th, 2018

Starting running back C.J. Anderson was informed he will be released by the Denver Broncos on Monday. Anderson was reportedly close to being traded to the Miami Dolphins, but the deal fell apart. Devontae Booker is expected to become the starter for the Broncos unless the team drafts a running back early in the 2018 NFL Draft on April 26.

Danny Amendola Says He Didn’t Like ‘A Lot of Things’ About Playing for Bill Belichick

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Former Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola has moved on to the Miami Dolphins, and he's opening up about his feelings toward former coach Bill Belichick. When asked of his decision to sign with the Miami Dolphins in free agency, Amendola said the Patriots's offer was not close to others he received, according to ESPN. "I came in with an open mind," Amendola told ESPN.

Amendola: Pats’ offer far short of others

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Danny Amendola says his decision to leave the New England Patriots as a free agent this offseason was made in part due to much lesser contract offer he received from the Pats. Amendola, who played for New England for five seasons, taking numerous pay cuts in that span, joined Miami on a two-year, $12 million deal with $8.25 million in bonuses and guarantees. "I came in with an open mind," Amendola told ESPN.