| Jan 8, 2015
| 5:17 AM
1. It's nice of Steve Ross to give Joe Philbin a contract extension. It offers some financial security to Philbin. It suggests a measure of loyalty from the owner. But it ultimately means nothing at all as far as his future as coach, as I blogged when...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 5:54 PM
I am laying down in the grass and staring up at the sky, which seems as good a place as any to find an answer for what the Dolphins are doing these days. Can that plane up there way up there drop a leaflet of explanation?
It's not that Tuesday's...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 7:39 PM
1. Dolphins owner Steve Ross noted more than once in announcing Joe Philbin was returning that the coach has one year left on his contract. He later was asked if Philbin would be an extension beyond that.
“Not yet,’’ Ross answered....
| Nov 23, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Ten thoughts on the Dolphins loss at Denver:
1. For most of three quarters, the Dolphins played the kind of game they wanted on the road against a contending team. Then Peyton Manning happened. Twenty-one-straight Denver points happened. The Dolphins...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Bill Parcells himself admits he became notorious for his franchise hopping, and "Hamlet-like resignations" from NFL teams.
But in his new biography, "Parcells: A Football Life," the former Dolphins executive admits an uncomfortable relationship with...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
JACKSONVILLE— One by one, the closing doors became another stigma, another weakness, yet another reason for a snickering football world to mock the Dolphins. Remember?
The Cleveland Browns' Ray Farmer declined a second interview for the general...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Brandon Marshall is no altar boy.
He's a talented, but complicated diva receiver who is demanding, opinionated and temperamental. He often struggled with developing healthy personal relationships.
But the talent part has never been in doubt or even...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Asking who won the Brandon Marshall trade between the Dolphins and Bears is like wondering if the ant got the best of the shoe.
On March 13, 2012, the Bears landed the No. 1 wide receiver the franchise historically had lacked. Dolphins general manager...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 12:53 PM
DAVIE – Chicago Bears Brandon Marshall said he thought the Dolphins were “a quarterback away” during the years he was with the team during the 2010 ans 2011 seasons.
It was reference to former Dolphins quarterback Chad Henne, who...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Michael Ola laughs and shakes his head when asked if he feels like the Kurt Warner of Bears offensive linemen. OK, so it's a stupid question: Warner could play only quarterback while Ola already has started at left guard, left tackle — and if you...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 10:11 AM
CBSSports.com's NFL writer Jason LaCanfora writes that Miami Dolphins Executive Vice President-Football Administration Dawn Aponte was a key figure in the jettisoning of general manager Jeff Ireland after last season, and now he writes that her...