Archive for the ‘Miami Dolphins’ Category

Bills’ McCoy vows to find his stride against Broncos

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

LeSean McCoy wouldn't be topping 9,000 career yards rushing if he spent time wilting at the prospect of facing defenses stacked against him or deflecting blame after a bad outing. Stopped in his tracks by Luke Kuechly and the Carolina Panthers last weekend, McCoy expects much more from himself with Von Miller and the Denver Broncos coming to town Sunday. Too many excuses,'' McCoy said, shouldering the blame for being held to 9 yards on 12 rushes - a career low for a game in which he has more than seven carries - in a 9-3 loss to the Panthers .

Ricky Williams arrested in Texas – on traffic warrants

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Former NFL running back Ricky Williams is a University of Texas legend, but that didn’t prevent him from spending a night in jail this week. The now-40-year-old Williams was pulled over in Austin for a traffic offense Tuesday night, reportedly because his car did not have a rear license plate. During the stop, the police officer saw that Williams had two outstanding traffic warrants, so he was brought to jail.

Gase leaves open possibility of Timmons rejoining Dolphins

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase says he'll decide later whether to let linebacker Lawrence Timmons rejoin the team. Timmons was suspended indefinitely after he went AWOL Saturday, the day before the Dolphins' season-opening win at the

Dolphins indefinitely suspend LB Lawrence Timmons

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Linebacker Lawrence Timmons is indefinitely suspended, the Miami Dolphins announced Monday. The decision happened after the team filed a missing persons report for Timmons with police in Los Angeles over the weekend, according to TMZ. Timmons was reportedly not in his hotel room at bed check the night before the Dolphins’ 19-17 Week 2 win over the Chargers.

Dolphins suspend LB Lawrence Timmons after he went AWOL

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

The Dolphins have suspended linebacker Lawrence Timmons indefinitely for going AWOL in Los Angeles one day before Sunday's win over the Chargers. Miami filed a missing persons report for the 31-year-old after he failed to show up for the matchup with the Chargers. Timmons left the Steelers after 10 seasons to sign a two-year, $10 million deal to play for the Dolphins.

Dolphins suspend LB Lawrence Timmons after he went AWOL

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

The Dolphins have suspended linebacker Lawrence Timmons indefinitely for going AWOL in Los Angeles one day before Sunday's win over the Chargers. Miami filed a missing persons report for the 31-year-old after he failed to show up for the matchup with the Chargers. Timmons left the Steelers after 10 seasons to sign a two-year, $10 million deal to play for the Dolphins.

Sources: One day after being inactive, Dolphins LB Lawrence Timmons to meet with doctors

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

After dealing with what one source described as "a personal matter" this weekend, Miami Dolphins linebacker Lawrence Timmons is scheduled to meet Monday with doctors to try to figure out what is wrong, per sources. One source said Timmons is "doing much better [Monday] and wants to resume playing immediately" with the hope that he will practice this week. But first come the doctor visits. The Dolphins are unsure what the issue is with Timmons, but one league source said he does not believe it is the early onset of CTE. "No one has ever seen anything like it," one source said. The 31-year-old Timmons, entering his 11th NFL season, was dealing with his personal matter Saturday and returned to the

Dolphins suspend Lawrence Timmons indefinitely

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

The Miami Dolphins have made a decision regarding linebacker Lawrence Timmons. The Dolphins have announced that Timmons has been suspended indefinitely. As a practical matter, the Dolphins definitely can suspend Timmons for up to four weeks without pay.

He Said What?! The best NFL quotes from week two

Monday, September 18th, 2017

From post-game news conferences to next-day media availabilities, NFL players and coaches cannot escape the microphone. New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton did his best 'Captain Obvious' impression when asked about Tom Brady's huge bounce-back game on Sunday.

Chargers ‘still riding with’ kicker Younghoe Koo, Anthony Lynn says

Monday, September 18th, 2017

COSTA MESA, Calif. -- Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn said he's sticking with rookie kicker Younghoe Koo, even though Koo has missed kicks in consecutive weeks that could have either tied or won a game for his team. Lynn said as it stands right now the Chargers have no plans to bring in competition at kicker. Koo pushed a 44-yard field goal attempt wide right that would have defeated the Miami Dolphins, one of two missed kicks by the Georgia Southern product on Sunday. Koo also had a 44-yard attempt blocked that would have tied the game in the Chargers' season-opening loss against the Denver Broncos. He is 1-for-4 on the season, with his only make a 41-yard field goal in the second