Archive for the ‘Miami Dolphins’ Category

Agent denies report Koa Misi is retiring after being placed on IR

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Miami Dolphins linebacker Koa Misi’s 2017 season came to an end before it could even begin as he was placed on injured reserve on Tuesday. A lingering neck injury that required surgery and brought his 2016 season after just three games led to Miami ending his 2017 season before players ever took to the practice fields for training camp. A report by Andy Slater of WINZ  940-AM in Miami indicated that Misi has made the decision to retire from the game following Tuesday’s news.

Dolphins LB Koa Misi goes on injured reserve

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Linebacker Koa Misi's season with the Miami Dolphins ended two days before the start of training camp. A starter since his rookie season in 2010, Misi was placed on injured reserve Tuesday after he failed to receive medical clearance. The Dolphins also signed cornerback Alterraun Verner, an eight-year veteran who started 70 games for the Titans and Buccaneers.

Is El Clasico Miami as big as hosting a Super Bowl? Don’t be ridiculous. It’s bigger

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Miami has hosted more Super Bowls than any city. World Series, NBA Finals and Stanley Cup games have been played here. College football national championships, NASCAR season finales and major tennis, golf and horse racing all have graced our backyard. Just this month we hosted our first MLB All-Star Game. From Cassius Clay vs. Sonny Liston on Miami Beach in 1964 to now, the place once called the “Magic City” always has attracted and embraced big sporting events. This might be the biggest we have hosted. Ever. Barcelona vs. Real Madrid, El Clasico, this coming Saturday night at a jammed and rockin’ Hard Rock Stadium. It is the grandest, most famous rivalry, by a lot, in the most popular sport

Miami Dolphins training camp capsule

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

MIAMI DOLPHINS (10-7) OPEN CAMP: July 26, Davie, Florida. LAST YEAR: Rookie coach Adam Gase led turnaround from 1-4 start and earned raves from players as he helped Dolphins make postseason for first time since 2008. They earned AFC wild-card berth and

Juggernaut Index, No. 20: Dolphins offer Jay Ajayi, lesser fantasy pieces

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

The collaboration between Ryan Tannehill and Adam Gase went as well as anyone could have expected last year. The Miami Dolphins broke a seven-year playoff drought in Adam Gase’s first season as head coach, bouncing back impressively from a 1-4 start.

Miami Dolphins training camp: Three questions facing the team

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

The NFL season is inching closer. Through July, Shutdown Corner will examine three big questions for each NFL team as it heads to training camp. Can a healthy Ryan Tannehill take the next step under Adam Gase?

Brent Grimes’ wife says he gave OK for her to bash Dolphins so he could be cut

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Brent Grimes’ wife Miko said it was her plan to get Brent cut by the Dolphins through Twitter rants. Aside from Tom Brady’s supermodel wife Gisele, there aren’t many NFL spouses more famous than Miko Grimes (maybe Katherine Webb-McCarron or Jessie James Decker … the list is short). If you follow Miko Grimes on Twitter, you know why she’s so well known.

2017 NFL Preview: Adam Gase led an unbelievable Dolphins turnaround

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

Shutdown Corner is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per weekday in reverse order of our initial 2017 power rankings. Part of the beauty of the NFL is its unpredictability. Make no mistake, the Dolphins were horrendous through five weeks.

Brady to release conditioning, nutrition book in September

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Tom Brady's off-the-field pursuits will take a new form in a few months when he releases a book about sustaining peak performance through publisher Simon and Schuster. Simon and Schuster announced on Thursday that the book will be called "The TB12 Method: How to Achieve a Lifetime of Sustained Peak Performance." The plan is for it to be published in September, and it will be available in hardcover, e-book, and audio editions.  "Oversized, heavily illustrated, revealing yet deeply practical, The TB12 Method is an 'athlete's bible' that reveals Brady's methods and approaches to sustained peak performance for people of all ages," Simon and Schuster said in a release. "In it, Brady tells the backstory

Ex-Hurricane Artie Burns arrested for driving with a suspended license

Friday, June 30th, 2017

Former Miami Hurricanes cornerback Artie Burns was booked overnight into jail on charges of driving with a suspended license after cops pulled him over in Miami Beach. Burns is entering his second season with the Pittsburgh Steelers, and was back in South Florida during the team’s break before training camp. WINZ talk show host Andy Slater reported that Burns failed to pay $1,012.20 in traffic tickets, according to court records. Burns, who played his high school ball at Miami Northwestern, was a fan favorite at Miami, particularly after his mother Dana Smith died of a heart attack during his senior year. The university raised some $40,000 for Burns through a Go Fund Me campaign to help Burns