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Dolphins place Mike Gesicki, Adam Shaheen, Cethan Carter on COVID-19 list

With Dolphins co-offensive coordinator and tight ends coach George Godsey testing positive for COVID-19, it stood to reason that some players likely were headed to the COVID-19 reserve list. The team announced it has placed three tight ends on the list. Tight ends Cethan Carter, Mike Gesicki and Adam Shaheen now are on the reserve/COVID-19 [more]

Dolphins co-OC George Godsey tests positive for COVID-19

The Dolphins will be without one of their key coaches for a stretch of training camp. Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Miami’s co-offensive coordinator and tight ends coach George Godsey has tested positive for COVID-19 and was sent home to isolate. Godsey has been vaccinated, which means he’ll be able to get back to work once [more]

Xavien Howard: I hope it gets better, it’s up to Dolphins

In the statement he issued upon reporting to Dolphins camp, cornerback Xavien Howard said he wants a trade and that he showed up to avoid daily fines of $50,000 until the team moves him. Howard left practice on Thursday with an ankle injury and it looked like that might be the start of a “hold [more]

Washington claims Ross Reynolds off waivers

Washington placed offensive linemen Brandon Scherff and David Sharpe on the COVID-19 reserve list Saturday. That necessitated the need for an offensive lineman. Washington claimed offensive lineman Ross Reynolds off waivers from the Dolphins, the team announced. Reynolds signed with the Dolphins on Thursday to take D.J. Fluker‘s roster spot. Miami cut Reynolds on Friday. [more]

Dolphins activate Larnel Coleman from COVID-19 list, cut Ross Reynolds

The Dolphins announced Friday that they have activated offensive tackle Larnel Coleman off the reserve/COVID-19 list. They waived offensive guard Ross Reynolds. Miami made Coleman a seventh-round choice in the 2021 draft. He was a four-year letterman and three-year starter at Massachusetts. Coleman played all 40 games with 29 starts, including 16 at left tackle [more]

Xavien Howard out of Dolphins practice with ankle injury

Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard left Thursday’s practice early with what was described as a minor injury and Dolphins head coach Brian Flores offered a bit more detail about Howard’s status on Friday. Flores said on NFL Network that the team is holding Howard out with an ankle injury. Flores did not say when he thinks [more]

Dolphins placing D.J. Fluker on IR after meniscus surgery

Dolphins offensive lineman D.J. Fluker began training camp on the physically unable to perform list. On Thursday, the team moved Fluker to injured reserve. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports Fluker underwent arthroscopic knee surgery on his meniscus Thursday and will miss 3-4 weeks. Fluker is expected to receive an injury settlement from the team, [more]

Players in international development program will wear their countries’ flags in the preseason

Fourteen players on training camp rosters are part of the NFL’s international development program, which aims to promote American football abroad by giving opportunities to players from overseas. This year, those players will be easy to identify during the preseason. The NFL will have those 14 players wear helmet decals of their countries’ flags during [more]

Xavien Howard leaves Dolphins practice with “minor injury”

Cornerback Xavien Howard wants out of Miami, but for now he’s just out of Dolphins practice. Multiple reporters at Thursday’s practice passed along word that Howard left the session after stretching with the team early in the session. Given Howard’s desire, some might have wondered if his departure from the field was related to his [more]

Mike Gesicki on Tua Tagovailoa: Now, it’s his show

Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa‘s rookie year was a mixed bag. He and the rest of the league’s first-year players were thrown in under difficult circumstances, with no offseason program, a limited training camp, and no preseason games due to the pandemic. Once Tagovailoa was inserted into the starting lineup, on multiple occasions head coach Brian [more]

Conditional draft picks hinging on availability could make for the most fair Deshaun Watson trade

Quarterback Deshaun Watson wants the Texans to trade him. The Texans currently are trying to do that. The problem is that the Texans apparently want a return that ignores the fact that Watson faces 22 civil lawsuits, 10 criminal complaints, the likelihood of an eventual unpaid suspension from the league, and the ever-present possibility of [more]

Report: Two playoff teams called Dolphins to inquire about Xavien Howard

Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard made his trade demand public Tuesday night. Two playoff teams didn’t waste time in calling the Dolphins to inquire about a trade for the All-Pro player, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports, and “others have, too.” Howard, who said he reported to training camp only to avoid the $50,000 daily fines [more]

Dolphins put DeVante Parker, Elandon Roberts on PUP list

Preston Williams isn’t the only Dolphins wide receiver who will open training camp on the physically unable to perform list. Head coach Brian Flores announced that Williams will be on the PUP list on Tuesday and the Dolphins officially made the move on Wednesday. They also announced that DeVante Parker is on the list with [more]

NFL’s statement on Deshaun Watson leaves door open for paid leave at any time

Some believed that the failure of the NFL to promptly place Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson on paid leave when he reported for training camp on Sunday meant that the league won’t do it. The statement issued Tuesday by the league proves how incorrect that conclusion was. “The NFL’s review of the serious allegations against Deshaun [more]

Brian Flores believes “there’s a way” to work things out with Xavien Howard

Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard wants a trade, but head coach Brian Flores doesn’t think it’s impossible for the two sides to find a way to continue working together. Howard issued a statement on Tuesday he reported to training camp to avoid being fined and that the Dolphins have “refused everything we proposed” to adjust his [more]

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