| 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....
| Dec 27, 2014
| 2:06 PM
On this final day of the NFL season there is much at stake that will make for great appointment television. You want post-season scenarios? The NFL will deliver a plethora of them on Sunday.
The highlights: The Lions and Packers play for the NFC Central...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 1:13 PM
What a lousy way to end a lousy season.
Outsmarted by a fake punt.
That's what finally sent the Dolphins to a season-ending, 37-24 loss to the Jets and any sense of feel-good into the off-season. The Dolphins' special teams had set a record of six...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 5:30 AM
1. WWBD. What Will Bill Do?
It’s the bi-annual question of the Dolphins season. It’s part of the fun of the Dolphins-Patriots game. This is often a coaches’ game when you sift through the recent chapters, and Bill Belichick is the best...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Joe Philbin's team is fading into the land of irrelevance yet again and fraying at the seams.
The Dolphins offense is gasping for air, desperate for big plays, and the defense is hemorrhaging up blood after allowing 661 rushing yards and four rushing...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Have you noticed?
Late in this NFL season, a sophomoric sense of humor seems to be creeping into the staid, conservative league. Consider:
•The fun began with St. Louis Coach Jeff Fisher last Sunday during the coin toss preceding the Rams' game...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 12:03 PM
Steve Ross's cell phone rings to Michigan's fight song "Hail to the Victors." And he has awoken in the middle of the night after a Dolphins loss and needed an Ambien to go back to sleep.
He once ranked his top things in life as his family and the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:47 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Ira Miller, The Sports Xchange
NFL coaching changes not always the answer
Here we go again, about to embark on that annual exercise in which NFL team owners perform the equivalent of re-arranging the deck chairs on the Titanic...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 4:15 PM
This is a day that attracts all the biggest themes in sports. Must-win. Season on the line. Careers to be measured. Even jobs up for grabs when you connect all the dots.
It's a Sunday of superlatives, this Dolphins game against Baltimore where most...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 4:32 AM
DAVIE - There is something about the Miami Dolphins offense that's been driving me nuts for the past couple of weeks.
This usually happens when I ask coaches and players questions on an issue and don't get an answer that makes any sense.
| Nov 21, 2014
| 5:12 AM
1. Oakland beat Kansas City on Thursday night in what was a fist pump of good news for the Dolphins. Tony Sparano didn't just get his first win as Raiders interim coach - he delivered a post-game scene that's a good way to start your day, as you can watch...