Archive for the ‘Miami Dolphins’ Category

Colin Kaepernick Calls For Continued Protests In Wake Of Jay-Z’s NFL Deal And Comments

Sunday, August 18th, 2019

The National Football League may believe it has bought peace in our time by aligning with rap mogul Jay-Z and his Roc Nation for various social justice initiatives and entertainment. But the shadow of Colin Kaepernick still looms over the league, and some players are listening to his siren calls for continued protests. Responding to Jay-Z's comments last week that the league has “moved past kneeling,” Kaepernick today urged his supporters via an Instagram post to “stay strong” and “continue to fight.

Slow the Preston Williams hype. Some familiar issues resurfaced in Dolphins-Buccaneers

Sunday, August 18th, 2019

A matter of inches — maybe even less than an inch — separated Preston Williams from the best catch of the preseason and a dud of a second exhibition in Tampa. A throw by Josh Rosen in the waning seconds of the half was a final, somewhat desperate, attempt to score an elusive touchdown in the Miami Dolphins' 16-14 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Friday. It floated toward Williams at the goal line along the left sideline with two defenders near him and the wide receiver couldn't make a clean grab.

Flores: Fitzpatrick will ‘probably’ start Miami’s third preseason game

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores said veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick will "probably start" the team's third preseason game on Thursday against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Flores made the announcement after Friday's 16-14 loss at Tampa Bay, when Josh Rosen got the start and completed 10 of 18 passes for 102 yards. Flores has said he wants Miami's third preseason game to be a "dress rehearsal for what game No. 1's going to look like" in the regular season, according to Yahoo Sports.

Don’t overthink this, Miami Dolphins. Your starting quarterback should be Josh Rosen | Opinion

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

The Miami Dolphins and new coach Brian Flores are trying to do the right thing with the most important position. All indications through the first half of this NFL preseason suggest that. Josh Rosen is getting the vast majority of snaps at quarterback.

Is the Miami Dolphins’ quarterback battle basically decided with three weeks to go?

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Because Ryan Fitzpatrick will “probably start” for the Dolphins against the Jaguars next Thursday — in the always-important third preseason game — Brian Flores announced shortly after Friday's Dolphins-Buccaneers game ended. Now, it's entirely possible that Fitzpatrick plays terrible or Rosen plays incredible in the week that precedes and the week that follows that dress rehearsal. “I'm here,” Fitzpatrick said.

Rosen gets start in Dolphins’ 16-14 loss to Buccaneers

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Second-year quarterback Josh Rosen was a surprise starter and went 10 for 18 for 102 yards during the first half in the Miami Dolphins' 16-14 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Friday night. Rosen, battling with 15-year veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick for the Dolphins' starting job, helped Miami to a pair of field goals and a 6-3 halftime lead. Rosen was 13 for 20 with one interception in last week's 34-27 victory over Atlanta.

Dolphins vs. Buccaneers highlights | Preseason Week 2

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Watch the best moments from the preseason matchup between the Miami Dolphins and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Every catch from Tanner Hudson’s big game | Preseason Week 2

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Watch every catch from Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Tanner Hudson's big game against the Miami Dolphins.

The Dolphins — led by a group of young defenders — smother Buccaneers in first half

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Ten plays was all the Tampa Bay Buccaneers wanted to see with Jameis Winston at quarterback Friday. It was all the Miami Dolphins let them see. Winston played only one series in Tampa and the Dolphins, playing their second game of the preseason, forced him to spend most of his only drive under duress.

Dolphins take extended look at two young running backs against Bucs. Results were mixed

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Kenyan Drake got the nod at running back for the Miami Dolphins in their first preseason game against the Atlanta Falcons on Aug. 8. For their second preseason tuneup Friday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Dolphins held out their potential starting running back, which opened up an opportunity for Mark Walton to make a start in Tampa. Walton, a former Miami Hurricane from Booker T. Washington High School, got his first start in a Dolphins uniform at Raymond James Stadium.