Faced with a momentous off-season, staring at a facelift of draft picks and free-agent money, ruminating over the possibilities and pitfalls, the Dolphins can be confident about one thing regarding this offseason's decisions:

Someone in the organization has the answer.

That's because 55 Dolphins scouts and coaches went to Indianapolis this week to study the possibilities at the NFL Combine. Fifty-five! That's more than the number of players on the roster. It's about eight officials per victory last season.

It's never, ever, been about the number of officials an NFL franchise sent to the combine. Imagine how players feel in the team interview.

Player: "Yes, you in the sixth row ..."