Dolphins Rumors & News

  • Rex Ryan slams Mario Williams for being selfish

    Sportsnaut "Rex Ryan and Mario Williams apparently didn’t part on the greatest of terms when the defensive end was released by the Buffalo Bills this offseason. Williams complained about his role in Ryan’s defense often during the 2015 campaign — the worst statistical season since his rookie season. He..." May 27

  • Ricky Williams to Run Marijuana-Friendly Gym Power Plant Fitness in California

    Houston Chronicle "Ricky Williams and marijuana have been inextricably linked over the years, with the former Texas Longhorns great serving multiple suspensions for using it during his football career. Now, he's going to profit from it. Williams is a partner and spokesman for Power Plant Fitness, a pot..." May 27

  • Knowshon Moreno I Wanna Play for the Broncos Again ... I Feel Good, Healthy

    TMZ "Knowshon Moreno says he's laser-focused on an NFL comeback -- with the running back telling TMZ Sports he's healthy and ready to go ... and would love to return to his old team in Denver. " May 27

  • Dolphins' Misi involved in Fort Lauderdale nightclub brawl

    Miami Herald "Dolphins linebacker Koa Misi clocked a man in the head outside a Fort Lauderdale nightclub over the weekend, police say, but Misi was never arrested or charged because the alleged victim refused to press charges. Misi’s weapons, according to the Fort Lauderdale police incident report: hands,..." May 27

  • NFL's Koa Misi Allegedly Bashed Clubgoer In Head ... Cop Says

    TMZ "Miami Dolphins linebacker Koa Misi raised hell at a Florida nightclub -- knocking down a clubgoer with a massive strike to the head ... before trying to run from the scene, this according to the police report obtained by TMZ Sports. The report was filed by a Ft. Lauderdale police officer --..." May 26

  • Mario Williams upbeat about new role with Miami Dolphins

    Miami Herald "Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan says the Dolphins are giving Mario Williams “everything he wants” by allowing him to line up at defensive end in a 4-3 defense, as opposed to playing a lot of linebacker in the 3-4 utilized by Ryan last year. So it’s no surprise that Williams, coming off the most..." May 26

  • Roger Goodell on NFL’s concussion issue: ‘This is our No. 1 priority’

    Sportsnaut "Holding a press conference at this week’s NFL spring meetings, commissioner Roger Goodell had to answer questions involving an Outside the Lines report suggesting that the league attempted to influence a government study on concussions. Primarily focusing on what seems to be league-mandated PR..." May 25

  • Ndamukong Suh shows up for first week of Dolphins' OTA field work

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Ndamukong Suh has been adamant about training at the Nike facility in Oregon every offseason of his NFL career, but from time to time he does participate in his team's Organized Team Activities. This happens to be one of those times because the Miami Dolphins' Pro Bowl caliber defensive tackle..." May 25

  • Knowshon Moreno refutes report career is over

    Today's Pigskin "Spending 2015 out of football as his former franchise won the Super Bowl, Knowshon Moreno is not willing to conclude his career just yet. The former first-round pick tweeted on Tuesday that he plans on returning to the league in 2016. Mike Klis of 9News recently caught up with Moreno and..." May 25

  • Atlanta, South Florida, L.A. chosen to host Super Bowls "The NFL announced the locations for Super Bowls LIII, LIV, and LV on Tuesday, resulting in a lot of happy folks folks in Atlanta, South Florida, and Los Angeles. The NFL announced at the Spring League Meeting on Tuesday that Atlanta has won the right to host Super Bowl LIII in 2019. It will be..." May 24

  • Jay Ajayi: I’ve been excited since Lamar Miller moved on

    Pro Football Talk "The Dolphins pursued a few veteran running backs during free agency, but none of them wound up joining the team’s roster which makes third-round pick Kenyan Drake the only significant addition to the backfield this offseason. It also opened the door wide for Jay Ajayi to grab the feature back..." May 23

  • Dolphins coach Adam Gase says Jay Ajayi leads the tailback pack

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "A frontrunner has emerged at the Miami Dolphins' running back position. Coach Adam Gase said Thursday that second-year tailback Jay Ajayi is the clubhouse leader when it comes to the vacant starting spot. Speaking on WQAM (560-AM), Gase said Ajayi -- a former Boise State standout whom the..." May 21

  • Atlanta, L.A., Miami likely to host 2019-2021 Super Bowls

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL owners will decide on Tuesday which three cities will host the Super Bowls in 2019, 2020 and 2021, and that decision is expected to show that building a new stadium or rehabbing an old one is the path to hosting America’s biggest sporting event. Atlanta, Los Angeles and Miami are likely..." May 21

  • Dolphins “borderline angry” over report of issue with Laremy Tunsil’s ankle

    Miami Herald "Miami Dolphins brass were not just puzzled but borderline angry over a Bleacher Report, um, report that first round draft pick Laremy Tunsil has a pre-arthritic ankle condition which caused some teams to back away from him on draft day. And so the team made that clear (to me) privately on..." May 20

  • Dolphins VP: Wake has 'exceeded expectations' in recovery from Achilles tear

    Miami Herald "Cameron Wake has “done everything [the Dolphins have] asked” since tearing his Achilles tendon last fall, and his rehab is ahead of schedule, Dolphins football czar Mike Tannenbaum said Friday. “He’s really exceeded expectations, in terms of where he is and where our doctors thought he would be..." May 20

  • Report: NFL to move Pro Bowl to Orlando

    Orlando Sentinel "The National Football League is moving its Pro Bowl all-star game to Orlando, according to a report by The Bloomberg report cited three people familiar with the matter confirming that Orlando has beaten out the event's traditional home of Honolulu, as well as Houston and Sydney,..." May 19

  • Defensive End Is A Position Of Strength for Dolphins "When the Dolphins signed veteran defensive end Jason Jones on Monday, they turned what already looked like a position of strength into a position of bigger strength. Jones joined a group that already included two four-time Pro Bowl selections, Cameron Wakeand Mario Williams, along with another..." May 18

  • 10 undrafted free agents who could make an impact in the NFL

    SB Nation "Carving out a spot on an NFL roster filled with veterans, free agent acquisitions and new draft selections is a lot for undrafted free agents to overcome. But every year players are able to pull it off. In 2015, there were 56 undrafted rookies who snagged a spot on a 53-man roster after..." May 17

  • NFL names new czar of discipline for on-field conduct

    Sporting News "Former All-Pro offensive tackle Jon Runyan was named the NFL's new czar of discipline for on-field conduct, the league announced Tuesday. Runyan, who also served as a congressman (R-New Jersey) from 2011-15, played 14 seasons in the NFL for four teams, most notably with the Philadelphia..." May 17

  • Ranking NFL's divisional worst-to-first contenders

    Tennessean "Optimism is never in short supply throughout the NFL offseason, even for the league's most moribund franchises. In a parity-driven league, a sudden rise never seems far off. The Washington Redskins were last season's lone worst-to-first story, but they proved it's possible to shed the standards..." May 17

  • Dolphins sign Jason Jones to reported 1-year deal

    The Score "The Miami Dolphins have signed veteran defensive end Jason Jones, agent Mike McCartney announced Monday. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed, but Jones is joining the club on a one-year contract worth over $1.5 million that includes more than $1 million in guarantees, reports Ian Rapoport..." May 16

  • Do your jobs (plural): Players embrace Gase’s love of versatility

    Palm Beach Post "Amid everybody wondering which of the Dolphins’ three tackles will move to guard, somebody asked Laremy Tunsil when was the last time he played anything other than tackle. Answer: His most recent game. Tunsil, the Dolphins’ No. 1 pick, pointed out that he “caught that touchdown pass” while..." May 16

  • Best offseason acquisitions for all 32 NFL teams

    ESPN "From free agents to coaches and draft picks to general managers, NFL Nation reporters select the top offseason pickup for every team: AFC EAST Buffalo Bills Outside linebacker Shaq Lawson Drafting Lawson at No. 19 overall was a steal for the Bills -- general manager Doug Whaley never..." May 16

  • Vance Joseph brings attacking style to Miami Dolphins’ defense

    Miami Herald "Vance Joseph has thought about this. He has considered the talent the Miami Dolphins have on defense. He has considered the opposition that defense will face in the AFC East. He has weighed all his options. And now, even when he closes his eyes, the Dolphins’ new defensive coordinator can see..." May 15

  • Knowshon Moreno appears to be done

    Pro Football Talk "When last we wrote about free agent running back Knowshon Moreno, a year ago, we noted that he probably wouldn’t play in 2015 because of a bad knee. That turned out to be the case. And it appears to be the case for 2016 as well. Although he’s only 28 years old, Moreno is most likely done..." May 14

  • Jonathan Martin: Incognito is a bad person “because he’s allowed to be in the realm he occupies”

    USA Today "When Jonathan Martin arrived to speak at Washington Manor Middle School just outside Oakland last Wednesday, students hurried to greet him and guide him to the auditorium where he would speak. They surrounded him, asking for photos and autographs. It did not matter to them that Martin, once a..." May 14

  • Dolphins Will Reportedly Sign Jason Jones

    The Phinsider "With the May 12th deadline that would affect future compensatory picks having passed (no picks made after the 12th figure into the calculations for compensatory picks awarded by the NFL in 2017), the Miami Dolphins will reportedly be signing former Tennessee Titans, Seattle Seahawk, and Detroit..." May 14

  • Dolphins have shown interest in Leon Hall, Antonio Cromartie

    Larry Brown Sports "The Miami Dolphins need some help at cornerback, so it’s no surprise that they have shown interest in a pair of veteran free agents. The Miami Herald’s Barry Jackson reports that the Dolphins have discussed Leon Hall and Antonio Cromartie. Hall, 31, was a former first-round pick by the..." May 13

  • Adam Gase on Ndamukong Suh: His way of preparing really works for him

    Pro Football Talk "When Dolphins coach Adam Gase was on PFT Live last month, he said that he hadn’t heard anything from players to suggest that there was anything to a report that they were “privately steamed” about DT Ndamukong Suh missing voluntary practices. Gase didn’t sound the least bit steamed about Suh..." May 13

  • Dolphins RB Drake, an understudy at Alabama, has a shot at stardom

    Miami Herald "Kenyan Drake, the Dolphins’ next great hope at running back, had exactly 1 rushing yard in January’s national championship game. And yet, there’s a sporting chance that Clemson, not Alabama, would be champs if Drake wasn’t on the field that night. That’s because Drake roasted Clemson for one..." May 12

  • Ole Miss confirms Laremy Tunsil texts, checking for changes

    ESPN "Ole Miss officials have determined that a text message conversation published to Miami Dolphins rookie Laremy Tunsil's Instagram account during the NFL draft did happen last year, sources told ESPN's Outside the Lines, but the school is still looking into whether the messages were altered before..." May 12

  • A Storybook Journey For Brandon Doughty "This is almost too good to be true. A little boy grows up a huge Dolphins’ fan. Lived 10 minutes from training camp. Had a big Dan Marino poster on his bedroom wall, positioned so when he opened his eyes each morning, that’s the first thing he saw. Went to as many Dolphins games as he could,..." May 11

  • 10 players on the roster bubble heading into training camp

    The Score "The most exciting stage of free agency has come and gone, but there are still plenty of moves to be made before the 2016 season gets underway. With the NFL draft now in the books, and teams having added plenty of competition to their respective rosters, a number of veteran players will be..." May 11

  • Study reveals interesting data about NFL player suicide rate

    The Comeback "According to government research, NFL players are less likely to commit suicide than the average man in the general population. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health performed research on over 3,000 retired players, and that research showed that NFL players were less likely..." May 11

  • 10 NFL players who are destined for breakout seasons in 2016

    USA Today "As rookie camps and OTAs get going around the league, prepare yourself for hype season. You know, that’s the time of the year when you start to hear that Young Player X is dominating in practice and primed for a big year. We’ve picked out ten players who will undoubtedly create that buzz over the..." May 11

  • Laremy Tunsil gas mask on sale in New York City

    Sportsnaut "Leave it to vendors in New York City to look to cash in on one man’s misfortune. Less than two weeks after former Mississippi offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil dropped in the 2016 NFL Draft due to a leaked video showing him smoking marijuana out of a gas mask, a specific piece of paraphernalia can..." May 10

  • N.F.L. Concussion Payouts Have Lenders Circling

    New York Times "The offers seem too good to pass up: Loans worth tens of thousands of dollars with no money down and no time limit for paying it back. The main catch, sometimes buried in the fine print, is the interest rate of 40 percent or higher. “We take the weight off your shoulders,” reads one pitch,..." May 09

  • Manning visits with Tannehill to help with Dolphins' new offense

    The Score "Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill will be learning a whole new offense this offseason, but due to restrictions in the CBA, he wasn't allowed to meet with any of his coaches earlier in the offseason. In order to help his new quarterback get a head start, Dolphins head coach Adam Gase..." May 09

  • Dolphins sign both their sixth-round picks

    Pro Football Talk "The Dolphins have half of their 2016 draft class under contract after getting deals done with both of their sixth-round picks. The team announced that wide receiver Jakeem Grant and cornerback Jordan Lucas have each agreed to four-year deals with the team. The Dolphins previously signed..." May 08

  • Dolphins' Tunsil says allergic reaction caused by dolphinfish

    The Score "Laremy Tunsil will likely be less experimental with his diet going into his first professional season. In a somewhat ironic twist, the Miami Dolphins first-round pick attributed an allergic reaction that delayed his introductory press conference to mahi mahi, a type of dolphinfish. While the..." May 07

  • Dante Fowler Jr. injury helped spark rookie minicamp changes for Jaguars, Dolphins

    Pro Football Talk "As rookie minicamps commence throughout most of the league, two teams in Florida specifically have dialed back on the amount of on-field work in which players who haven’t played football in several months will perform. And it’s clear that last year’s season-ending ACL tear suffered by Jaguars..." May 07

  • Dolphins Sign Wake To Contract Extension "The Miami Dolphins today announced they have signed defensive end Cameron Wake to a contract extension through the 2017 season. “We are pleased that we were able to reach an extension with Cam,” said Executive Vice President of Football Operations Mike Tannenbaum. “He sets the right example..." May 07

  • Laremy Tunsil: I'm the only one who knows my true character

    ESPN "Miami Dolphins first-round pick Laremy Tunsil was in a much better mood Saturday compared to a week ago, when he initially missed his introductory news conference because of an allergic reaction and then offered terse answers when he finally appeared before reporters. A happy, joking Tunsil..." May 07

  • Mel Blount’s son among 12 Dolphins UDFA signees

    Pro Football Talk "The Dolphins on Friday announced the signings of 12 undrafted rookie free agents. The 12 are linebackers Akil Blount, Tyler Gray and James Burgess; kicker Marshall Koehn; offensive lineman Ruben Carter; long snapper Ryan DiSalvo; wide receivers Rashawn Scott and Brandon Shippen; cornerback..." May 06

  • Dolphins finalize contract for 7th round QB

    Pro Football Talk "The Dolphins have agreed to terms with rookie quarterback Brandon Doughty, the Miami Herald reported Thursday. The Dolphins drafted Doughty in the seventh round last weekend, with pick No. 223. The 6-foot-3 Doughty led the NCAA in passing yards in each of his final two college seasons at..." May 06

  • Miami Dolphins sign first-round pick Laremy Tunsil

    Miami Herald "The Miami Dolphins set a precedent last year when they signed their entire draft class before the start of their rookie minicamp and this year the team is continuing what is becoming a welcome business practice. I am told the Dolphins have signed first-round pick Laremy Tunsil. Tunsil signed a..." May 06

  • Jets tried to make trade with Giants to draft Laremy Tunsil

    New York Daily News "The Jets tried to play Let’s Make A Deal with the Giants last week to get the bong-smoking, stepfather-punching, impermissible-gift taking offensive tackle from Ole Miss. It was the 10th pick in the first round, the Giants were on the clock, their two top targets just went to teams trading up..." May 06

  • The Dolphins are betting big on Laremy Tunsil

    SB Nation "So much happened to Laremy Tunsil last Thursday night at the NFL Draft that the following Friday morning -- beyond the headache and blur -- provided vital relief. He flew from Chicago to Miami, to the Dolphins, and realized the team that had rescued him from his national humiliation and draft..." May 05

  • Tunsil camp tries to determine if ex-adviser accessed social media

    ESPN "Miami Dolphins rookie Laremy Tunsil's attorneys and agent are investigating his relationship with a former business manager/financial adviser and trying to determine what role, if any, the man might have played in accessing Tunsil's Twitter and Instagram accounts during last week's NFL draft,..." May 04

  • Former Dolphins coach Don Shula hospitalized with breathing issues

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Legendary Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula has been hospitalized because of breathing issues. Shula, the Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee who owns the NFL's all-time wins record, was rushed to Aventura Hospital & Medical Center on Monday evening. According to his wife, Mary Anne Shula, the..." May 03