Posts Tagged ‘Miami Dolphins’

Dolphins upset Colts for second win in a row

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

The Miami Dolphins are on a winning streak. In a stunning turn of events, the team that had previously looked like one of the worst in NFL history has now won two in a row after beating the Colts 16-12 in Indianapolis today. Brian Hoyer, starting in place of the injured Jacoby Brissett, threw three interceptions.

Lamar Jackson in elite company as Ravens QB has ‘perfect’ day

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

Lamar Jackson starred for the Baltimore Ravens again on Sunday, joining Ben Roethlisberger as the only quarterbacks to have multiple games with perfect passer ratings in the same season. Second-year passer Jackson completed 15 of his 17 pass attempts for 223 yards and three touchdowns as the Ravens routed the winless Cincinnati Bengals 49-13 to improve to 7-2 at the top of the AFC North. It was the second time this season Jackson had returned a perfect passer rating of 158.3 as he followed up his big day against the Miami Dolphins in Week 1.

Colts QB Brian Hoyer makes 1st start in more than 2 years

Sunday, November 10th, 2019

It won't help Hoyer and the Colts that four-time Pro Bowl receiver T.Y. Hilton was going to miss his second consecutive game with an injured calf. Rookie cornerback Rock Ya-Sin starts in place of the injured Pierre Desir for Indianapolis, while the Dolphins have their own issues. They lost leading receiver Preston Williams with a season-ending knee injury in last week's game and No.

Colts rule out Brissett, elevate QB Kelly to 53-man roster

Saturday, November 9th, 2019

The Indianapolis Colts elevated quarterback Chad Kelly to the 53-man roster on Saturday as starter Jacoby Brissett was downgraded to out for Sunday's game against the Miami Dolphins. Brian Hoyer is expected to start in Brissett's place, with Kelly serving as backup. The Colts (5-3) gave Hoyer extra reps in anticipation of a possible start against the Dolphins (1-7).

Steelers rule out James Conner, add JuJu Smith-Schuster to injury report

Friday, November 8th, 2019

The Pittsburgh Steelers ruled out running back James Conner for the Week 10 game against the Los Angeles Rams. That was expected throughout the week as Conner deals with a shoulder injury. He missed last week's game, though coach Mike Tomlin was optimistic he would return on Sunday.

Report: Deion Sanders a candidate for Florida State coaching job

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Seminoles great and Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders is a candidate for the Florida State coaching vacancy, NFL Network reports. Florida State fired head coach Willie Taggart on Sunday in the midst of his second season leading the program. It was an unorthodox move that saw the program dismiss its head with three games left in the season.

Dolphins-Colts Preview

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores could have written the scouting report on Jacoby Brissett or Brian Hoyer without even looking at the game tape. He saw both up close and personal in New England and fully understands what the Dolphins will face Sunday in Indianapolis. Funny thing is Brissett and Hoyer also recognize what they're up against, too.

Dolphins decline to activate Cordrea Tankersley from PUP list

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

After 21 days of being able to practice, the Miami Dolphins have elected not to activate cornerback Cordrea Tankersley from the physically unable to perform list. Tankersley was placed on the PUP list at the beginning of training camp as he continued to work his way back from a torn ACL sustained last season with the Dolphins. After missing the first six weeks of the season, Tankersley returned to practice along and had a chance to show where he was physically at currently in his recovery.

Colts hope to have QB Brissett back to face Dolphins

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

With their first victory of the season in the books, the Miami Dolphins now seek their first road victory when they take on the banged-up Colts in Indianapolis on Sunday. It's a crucial game for the heavily favored Colts (5-3), who could move into a tie for the AFC South lead with the Houston Texans (6-3) on their bye week. The Colts would own the early tiebreaker, having defeated the Texans in Week 7.

Jets, Giants meet looking to turn around awful starts

Thursday, November 7th, 2019

The rare regular-season meetings between the New York Jets and New York Giants usually serve as an opportunity for one fan base to determine bragging rights over the other. But on Sunday, when the Jets "host" the Giants in a battle of skidding MetLife Stadium tenants, the New York metropolitan area will be reminded just how bleak its football landscape has become. The Jets and Giants are each coming off their most recent discouraging defeats.