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Mike Tomlin calls Dolphins “a very capable group”

The Steelers are 2-4, so they can’t take anything for granted. But coach Mike Tomlin wanted to make sure his players were taking this week seriously, even though they’re playing a team that’s had even less luck (and much less intent). Via Kevin Gorman of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Tomlin referred to the Dolphins as “a very capable [more]

Dolphins discipline Bobby McCain for spitting on a Bills fan

The Dolphins had defensive tackle Christian Wilkins expressing regret for his on-field behavior after Sunday’s loss to the Bills and Monday found safety Bobby McCain doing the same for his off-field actions. A Bills fan told the Buffalo News that McCain spat on him after the game and that the Dolphins defensive back also threatened [more]

Mason Rudolph will “play the game that I’ve always played with aggressiveness”

The Steelers announced last week that quarterback Mason Rudolph cleared the concussion protocol and was in line to return to the starting lineup against the Dolphins on Monday night in Week Eight. Rudolph missed one game as a result of the concussion he suffered against the Ravens in Week Five and it seemed like he’d [more]

Ryan Fitzpatrick thinks he is “the perfect man for the job”

Even though we’re a week removed from Dolphins coach Brian Flores declaring Josh Rosen his starter for the rest of the season — and then changing his mind — Ryan Fitzpatrick remains confident he’s the right choice. That may be true on multiple levels, but Flores said after last night’s near-miss against the Bills that [more]

Bills LB Tremaine Edmunds: Always good to make sure we’re not relaxed

The Bills heard boos from their home crowd as they made their way to the locker room at the end of the first half of Sunday’s game against the Dolphins and they couldn’t expect anything different while trailing an 0-6 team after 30 minutes. The second half went better for the Bills as they intercepted [more]

Christian Wilkins: I was extremely selfish

The Dolphins brought a lead into the fourth quarter against the Bills on Sunday, but 22 points in the final quarter made the Bills 31-21 winners. Defensive tackle Christian Wilkins wasn’t there to try to help the Dolphins hold onto their lead. Wilkins was ejected from the game with less than a minute off the [more]

Dolphins coach says Ryan Fitzpatrick earned another start

Dolphins coach Brian Flores told reporters after the game that quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick earned another start. Which, if we allow history to be our guide, means Josh Rosen may well start next week against the Steelers. Via Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald, Flores said after Sunday’s loss to the Bills that Fitzpatrick had earned [more]

Dolphins turn into Dolphins in second half as Bills win 31-21

The Dolphins led more Sunday than they have the rest of the season combined. For all the good it did them. The Dolphins turned back into the Dolphins in the second half, with a pair of turnovers that cost them points and gave the Bills points. In the end, Buffalo won 31-21, converting the takeaways [more]

Dolphins lead the Bills 14-9 at halftime

Wait, what? You heard it right: The Tank for Tua Dolphins lead the Bills 14-9 at halftime. The Bills left the field for the locker room to boos from the home crowd. They have 148 yards, six penalties and have allowed the Dolphins 141 yards while converting three of five third downs. Buffalo drove 54 [more]

Dolphins score fifth TD of the season to take 7-6 lead on Bills

The Dolphins scored their fifth touchdown of the season, taking a 7-6 lead on Buffalo early in the second quarter. Kalen Ballage scored on a 3-yard run with 14:49 remaining in the first half. It was an impressive eight-play, 75-yard drive that ate up 3:59. Although Ryan Fitzpatrick is only 2-for-4 for 44 yards, the [more]

Christian Wilkins ejected for throwing a punch

Christian Wilkins‘ day lasted all of two plays and 33 seconds. Officials ejected the Dolphins defensive lineman for throwing a punch at Bills offensive lineman Cody Ford. It came on an incomplete pass Josh Allen intended for Cole Beasley. The 15-yard penalty gave the Bills a first down instead of third-and-2. The drive ended with [more]

Week Seven early inactives

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes ahead of kickoff. Raiders at Packers Raiders: T Trent Brown, WR Dwayne Harris, WR Zay Jones, DE Arden Key, [more]

Next two weekends will go a long way toward determining trades

The window for making trades closes in nine days. Most teams will play two games between now and then. And the outcomes of those games will help determine who does, and who doesn’t, get active in the trade market, as sellers or as buyers. For potential sellers, the next two games are of critical importance. [more]

Tua Tagovailoa suffers sprained ankle

Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, a potential first overall pick in the 2020 NFL draft, suffers a sprained ankle Saturday against Tennessee and is expected to miss at least one game. Coach Nick Saban said after the game that Tagovailoa would have an MRI on Sunday but is currently expected to sit out next week against [more]

Week Seven injury report roundup

Week Seven of the 2019 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Chiefs and it continues with 12 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

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