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Joe Philbin, players deny report Ndamukong Suh was ignoring play calls

Joe Philbin, players deny report Ndamukong Suh was ignoring play calls

Dolphins coach Joe Philbin said Monday that he watched the game film from Sunday’s 23-20 loss at Jacksonville, and he concluded that Pro Bowl defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh didn’t stray from the defensive gameplan.

“There’s a report that Ndamukong Suh was freelancing out there on the field,” Philbin said, referring to a story from the Miami Herald.

“I just watched the entire tape with the entire defensive staff. I didn’t see anything of the sort, so I’m not sure where that came from.”

Three defensive players also said Suh hasn’t been freelancing.

“That’s not the chatter in the...

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