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  • Free agency isn't the way to build sustainable success in NFL

    Who doesn't love a shopping spree? But that doesn't mean you won't have regrets when the credit card bill comes. That's been the history lesson the Miami Dolphins' decisions have provided since 2007, and Miami will have to pay the bill for the team's...
  • Miami Dolphins Depth Chart Breakdown: Defensive line

    Miami Dolphins Depth Chart Breakdown: Defensive line
    The South Florida Sun-Sentinel takes a look at every position on the Miami Dolphins roster, analyzing the players under contract, providing a free agent outlook, and forecasting what the future might hold. Defensive line Returners (11) Defensive...
  • Hyde5: Will Philbin consider changing defensive coordinator?

    Hyde5: Will Philbin consider changing defensive coordinator?
    Defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, who molded Buffalo into a Top 3 defense this year, is on the market. If Joe Philbin wants a change, there’s a top name. There are other options, of course. It’s that time of the year. Philbin hasn't tipped...
  • Jelani Jenkins shined when opportunity with Dolphins knocked

    Jelani Jenkins shined when opportunity with Dolphins knocked
    Jelani Jenkins is the first to admit he didn't see himself producing 100-plus tackles this season as the Miami Dolphins' starting weakside linebacker. But the Dolphins' 2013 fourth-round pick is the perfect example of what happens when young players get...
  • Dolphins' Odrick happy to face tough opponents - or media taking notes

    Jared Odrick, the best Miami Dolphins player who will be a free agent this winter, has gained a reputation as a beast on the field - a versatile 6-foot-5, 305-pound defensive tackle who can rush the passer or take down a running back. "He's an animal,"...
  • Dolphins' Ryan Tannehill could join elite group of QBs

    Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill could join an elite group of his peers if he passes for 214 yards in Sunday's finale against the New York Jets. Tannehill could become one of at least a dozen NFL quarterbacks to pass for 4,000 or more yards this...
  • Dolphins' playoff hopes rest largely with leaky run defense

    In the last two weeks the Dolphins' defense, the bedrock of the team and the most likely reason this team would make the playoffs, has showed some cracks in its foundation. The biggest fault has been the run defense, and at the heart of the problem...
  • Hyde5: Should Dolphins have locked up Odrick this season?

    Hyde5: Should Dolphins have locked up Odrick this season?
    1. Last month, Kansas City made an interesting mid-season move by locking up defensive end (and former Hurricane) Allen Bailey to a four-year, $25 million deal. Bailey said he took less money than the coming free agent market offered for the security of...
  • Dolphins' run defense might have a personnel problem

    Dolphins' run defense might have a personnel problem
    Just when you thought the Dolphins wouldn't miss run-stuffing, space-eating defensive tackle Paul Soliai, serious problems with the run defense have surfaced. And now it seems Soliai, the former Pro Bowl selection who went to Atlanta in free agency,...
  • Hyde10: Ten thoughts on Dolphins 37, Chargers 0

    Hyde10: Ten thoughts on Dolphins 37, Chargers 0
     1. The last Dolphins' shutout? You have to go back to December of 2006 against New England. A wider margin of victory? You have to dust off the pages to the 1995 opener against the Jets (52-14  –  a 38-point margin). So do you understand what a...
  • Hyde5: Most irreplaceable Dolphins? Snap counts at midseason

    Hyde5: Most irreplaceable Dolphins? Snap counts at midseason
    Who's most valuable for the Dolphins? Well, who's playing the most? And what's it say about the coaches' thoughts on players? OK, this is for the numbers freaks in all of us. Let's look at the snap counts each player is playing at the midway point of...