Posts Tagged ‘Karlos Dansby’

Miami Dolphins: Similarities Between 2010 and 2013 Seasons Must End Soon

The similarities are almost eerie. Offseason champions to a 2-0 start — it’s the way two Dolphins teams over the past four years have defined their March through early September calendars. Of course, I’m referring to the 2010 Dolphins and today’s team. This past spring wasn’t the first time Miami’s general manager, Jeff Ireland, was […]

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 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 […]

Miami Dolphins Over/Under: Dannell Ellerbe

In an unpredictable Dolphins’ offseason, it was Jeff Ireland’s first curveball. Despite pressing needs at receiver, cornerback, offensive tackle, defensive end, and tight end heading in to free agency, the Dolphins weren’t satisfied with a defense that surrendered the seventh fewest points in the entire league a year ago. Remodeling a linebacker corps that was […]

Dolphins Players Stay Pretty Hush Hush About Davis Trade

Dolphins coach Joe Philbin made it clear to his players two weeks ago that he did not want them criticizing personnel moves publicly. So none of them said anything negative on the record Monday following the teams latest move – a trade of CB Vontae Davis to the Colts. One veteran player questioned the move […]

Dolphins Come Up With Two Big Turnovers; Top Redskins 20-9

All season long the Dolphins were a team that had issues coming up with key turnovers. Sunday, the team finally got them, getting two huge turnovers in Sunday’s 20-9 victory against the Washington Redskins. Linebacker Karlos Dansby had a big fourth quarter interception. The play was key in helping Miami win its second straight game […]

LB Dansby Suffers Groin Injury in Second Half of Texans Loss

Dolphins linebacker Karlos Dansby suffered a groin injury in the second half of Sunday’s game against the Texans according to Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. Dansby, who finished third on the team in tackles (96) last season despite missing two games, was replaced by Marvin Mitchell as one of the two inside linebackers […]

Henne Elected as Captain for First Time in Career

Quarterback Chad Henne has been elected a captain of the Dolphins by his teammates for the first time. The vote this week came after Henne spoke of trying to assume more of a leadership role this season. “It’s an honor and shows respect from my teammates,” Henne said Friday. “It proves I’ve come a long […]