Posts Tagged ‘Miami Dolphins’

Browns’ Larry Ogunjobi has one-game suspension upheld; fine rescinded

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

Cleveland Browns defensive lineman Larry Ogunjobi had the appeal hearing for his suspension and fine tied to last Thursday's melee with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday. On Wednesday, appeals officer James Thrash handed down his decision. Thrash upheld Ogunjobi's one-game suspension, meaning Ogunjobi will miss this Sunday's game against the Miami Dolphins.

Will Myles Garrett’s appeal strategy, citing a past precedent, work?

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

But in his appeal to the NFL on Wednesday, Garrett reportedly argued that a past case shows his six-game suspension is way too harsh. Myles Garrett presents his case Garrett had an interesting case to present, according to ESPN's Dan Graziano. In 2013, Houston Texans defensive lineman Antonio Smith swung a helmet at Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Richie Incognito.

Dolphins place safeties Jones, McCain on IR

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

The Miami Dolphins placed two-time Pro Bowl selection Reshad Jones and fellow safety Bobby McCain on injured reserve, ending their seasons, the team announced Wednesday. Jones, who is the Dolphins' longest-tenured player, sustained a shoulder injury in Miami's 37-20 loss to Buffalo on Sunday. The 31-year-old has two seasons remaining on a five-year, $60 million contract he signed in March 2017.

Further disarray for Dolphins with latest roster moves

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

The Miami Dolphins' roster is becoming as thin as their playoff chances. Starting safeties Reshad Jones and safety Bobby McCain went on injured reserve Wednesday, further depleting an already shaky secondary. On Tuesday, Miami cut leading rusher Mark Walton hours after he was arrested on charges of punching his pregnant girlfriend in the head.

Browns TE Njoku (wrist) designated to return from IR

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

Cleveland Browns tight end David Njoku has been designated to return from injured reserve and will practice on Wednesday, the team announced. Njoku has been sidelined for eight games with a wrist injury sustained in Cleveland's 23-3 victory over the New York Jets on Sept. 16. Should the Browns (4-6) activate him this week, Njoku would be eligible to play on Sunday (1 p.m. ET) against the visiting Miami Dolphins (2-8).

Reuters Sports News Summary

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Burnett was injured in Thursday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers not long after he returned an interception 43 yards. He came up limping late in the first half after a non-contact play. Kyrgios confident Australia can win Davis Cup Nick Kyrgios returned from a two-month break to launch Australia's Davis Cup challenge on Tuesday and believes they can win the trophy for the first time since 2003.

Best spot bets for the NFL Week 12 odds: 11/19

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

LETDOWN SPOT: MIAMI DOLPHINS AT CLEVELAND BROWNS (-11, 44) The Browns had one hell of a Week 10, knocking off rival Pittsburgh on Thursday Night Football and picking up their second straight win. In the midst of all that, standout DE Myles Garrett got into it with Steelers QB Mason Rudolph and tried knocking his head off with his own helmet. It made for a very messy week in Ohio – a week in which Cleveland should have enjoyed a mini bye and some extra time to tinker before Week 12.

2019 Week 12 Expert Fantasy Football Running Back Rankings

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Whether it's the return of Kareem Hunt or a string of tough matchups or any other number of reasons, the fact remains: Nick Chubb hasn't scored a touchdown since Week 6. That could change, hopefully, in Week 12. The Miami Dolphins don't scare anyone, and the Browns — who have won two in a row — could use Chubb as the engine to drive towards an easy victory.

Dolphins release RB Walton after another arrest

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Running back Mark Walton was released by the Miami Dolphins on Tuesday after his most recent arrest. The South Florida SunSentinel reported that the 22-year-old was arrested after allegedly hitting the expectant mother of his child. Walton was in the midst of a four-game suspension for violating the league's conduct and substance abuse policies.

Dolphins release Mark Walton after allegedly punching pregnant woman

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Running back Mark Walton has gone from suspended to unemployed. On Tuesday, the Miami Dolphins announced they've waived Walton, the second-year player who was in the middle of a four-game suspension. A statement credited to general manager Chris Grier read: “We were made aware of a police matter earlier this morning regarding Mark Walton.