Posts Tagged ‘Miami Dolphins’

Karl Dorrell promoted to assistant head coach by Dolphins

Thursday, February 20th, 2020

Karl Dorrell has been promoted to assistant head coach by the Miami Dolphins, who also announced the hiring of three assistants Thursday. The Dolphins hired Gerald Alexander as defensive backs coach, Anthony Campanile as linebackers coach and Lemuel Jeanpierre as assistant offensive line coach for head coach Brian Flores. Dorrell, who is also the Dolphins' wide receivers coach, is entering the second season of his second stint with the team.

NFL’s Huddle initiative nears 400 million volunteer minutes

Thursday, February 20th, 2020

The NFL says its Huddle for 100 initiative totaled more than 1 million volunteers donating nearly 400 million minutes to their communities. The Miami Dolphins led the way with 75.623 million minutes from 163 events. As part of its celebration of the 100th NFL season, Huddle for 100 was launched at the draft last April, seeking to inspire 1 million people to give back 100 minutes of their time.

NFL Podcast: Debating a 17-game season and previewing the incoming rookie QBs

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

Subscribe to The Yahoo Sports NFL Podcast After a two-week hiatus, Terez Paylor & Charles Robinson are back from their post-Super Bowl vacations and ready to preview the exciting February through April stretch of the NFL offseason, which includes, the combine, free agency and the draft. After giving their thoughts on the Houston Astros' cheating scandal and a surprisingly competent first two weeks of the XFL season, Terez & Charles strongly debate the pros and cons of the NFL adding a 17th game to the season and if Monday Night Football should get the flex treatment.

Saints QB Brees to play in 2020

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees will be back in 2020. Brees, 41, announced Tuesday he was set to return and make "another run" with the Saints. Brees enters his 20th season and made $25 million in 2019, when he was the 10th-highest-paid quarterback in the NFL.

Smokescreen? Report says Dolphins might not prefer Tua Tagovailoa at No. 5

Monday, February 17th, 2020

Your annual reminder: Any NFL draft news you hear between now and April 23 needs to be examined closely and consumed with a healthy dose of skepticism. The Dolphins have been linked to Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa for most of the past year. Do Miami Dolphins prefer Justin Herbert?

Cardinals will not cut David Johnson, says GM Steve Keim

Friday, February 14th, 2020

Running back David Johnson will not be cut by the Arizona Cardinals this offseason, general manager Steve Keim has confirmed. Johnson was an All-Pro in 2016 after accruing 2,118 all-purpose yards and, despite missing 15 of the 16 games the next season, he was given a three-year $39million deal on the eve of the 2018 season. However, Johnson has failed to live up to that contract since, rushing for just 1,285 yards combined across the past two campaigns and losing his starting spot to Kenyan Drake last season when the Cards acquired him in a trade with the Miami Dolphins.

Fantasy Football Podcast: Valentine’s Day matchmaker with Philip Rivers, Amari Cooper and the 2020 free agent class

Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Subscribe to The Yahoo Fantasy Football Podcast It's the second full week of February, and for many folks, that means love is in the air — yes, Valentine's Day. And in the spirit of happy couples, Liz Loza and Matt Harmon decided to play matchmaker in the latest fantasy football podcast. But instead of bringing couples to the perfect V-Day restaurant or pairing a significant other with the perfect gift, they're taking the top soon-to-be free agents and placing them in a new team.

NFL to stage additional combine for draft prospects in Miami

Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

The NFL will stage an additional event beyond the upcoming scouting combine in Indianapolis. The league's combine series will have a regional invitational and historically black colleges and universities combine from March 27-29 at the Miami Dolphins' Baptist Health Training Facility. Vikings Pro Bowl wide receiver Adam Thielen and fullback C.J. Ham, along with Broncos kicker Brandon McManus, Rams four-time All-Pro punter Johnny Hekker, and Chiefs center Austin Reiter attended the regional combine during their draft year.

Panorama Tower and City Furniture Partner with Mourning Family Foundation to Support Overtown Youth Center Super Celebrity Golf Classic

Monday, February 10th, 2020

Miami HEAT Legend and NBA Hall of Famer Alonzo Mourning kicked-off Super Bowl LIV Weekend with an all-star VIP Party on Thursday evening, January 30, 2020, at the new state-of-the-art Warren Henry Automotive Group Showroom in North Miami. Many NFL and NBA greats were in town to participate in the Pepsi Super Celebrity Golf Classic hosted by the NBA Legend to support the Mourning Family Foundation's (MFF) $25 Million Capital Campaign for the new Overtown Youth Center (OYC), located in the Overtown community of Miami-Dade County. The all-star celebrity bash was attended by NBA Hall of Famer Julius "Dr.

NFL notebook: Brown apologizes to Steelers

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Antonio Brown's apology tour continued Thursday with the free agent wide receiver telling the Pittsburgh Steelers he was sorry for being a distraction. "I apologize to those guys for the distractions, the unwanted attention that I probably caused those guys, to the organization," Brown told 93.7 The Fan when asked if he had anything to say to his former teammates, coaches and employers in Pittsburgh. Brown, who played his first nine seasons with the Steelers (2010-18), burned several bridges both before and after he was traded to the Oakland Raiders in March 2019.