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Linebacker Austin Spitler Rejoins Dolphins

It was reported on Tuesday that the Dolphins had waived fullback Tyler Clutts and safety Kelcie McCray. However, it wasn’t made known which two players would be replacing them on the 53-man roster. This morning we have an answer. Well, at least for one of the two spots. Linebacker Austin Spitler, who has played three […]

Miami Dolphins Preseason: 5 Keys to Success in Houston

After trouncing one of the league’s presumed bottom feeders last Friday night in Jacksonville, the Dolphins travel to Houston tonight to play a legitimate Super Bowl contender. While both teams figure to play their starters one quarter at most, it will be intriguing to see how the Dolphins match up with a team that beat […]

Miami Dolphins Training Camp Primer: Linebacker

The Miami Dolphins didn’t need to addresses their linebacker corps this offseason. They could have been content with a group that was solid for at least another season, especially considering the rest of the roster had so many holes. Instead, the Dolphins shocked both Miami fans and national pundits by signing free-agent prize middle linebacker Dannell Ellerbe […]

Miami Dolphins OTA Report: 6/3

Football usually isn’t an afterthought no matter what time of year it is. But today, a day when LeBron James and the Miami Heat square off against the Indiana Pacers in a do-or-die game 7 with a trip to the NBA finals at stake, the Dolphins’ final open media OTA practice seems insignificant relatively speaking. […]

Miami Dolphins State of the Franchise: Linebacker

NFL teams aren’t able to pull it off very often. Finding the right time to replace a contributing but aging veteran is a difficult task. Franchises sometimes try to squeeze all the football out of their veterans they can, until one day, once solid, sometimes even Pro Bowl caliber players simply have nothing left to give. And […]

Dolphins Cut Rookie ILB Spitler

The Dolphins are starting to cut some of the bigger names that are expected to get cut today, as per the National Football Post reports, the Dolphins have parted ways with 7th round pick Austin Spitler. Spitler was competing with veteran J.D. Folsum and fellow rookie Micah Johnson.