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Four more spots in 2020 NFL Draft order filled in

The Patriots not being involved in the divisional round of the playoffs is unusual enough. Having them involved so early in next year’s annual selection meeting will be peculiar as well. With the results of the wild card weekend in the books, four more slots in the 2020 NFL Draft order have been filled in. [more]

What does Tom Brady want?

For the first time in his 20-year career, Tom Brady can do whatever he wants to do. So what will he want to do? No one knows, yet. And no one may know, for a while. In the grand scheme of things, the general options are fairly limited. First, he can stay with the Patriots, [more]

Michael Thomas, Stephon Gilmore unanimous All-Pro selections

The Associated Press has announced the results of this year’s All-Pro voting and two players were selected as first-team choices by all 50 voters. Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas got the unanimous nod after setting a new record for receptions during the 2019 season. Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore joined Thomas in that category. Both players [more]

Tiquan Underwood leaves Dolphins to take wide receivers job at Rutgers

Tiquan Underwood has left his position as offensive quality control coach with the Miami Dolphins to take the wide receivers job at his alma mater of Rutgers under Greg Schiano. Rutgers announced Underwood’s addition to the coaching staff on Thursday night. “It is an amazing feeling for me and my family to come back home,” [more]

Zach Thomas, Sam Mills, LeRoy Butler are Hall of Fame finalists for first time

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced the modern-era finalists for the Class of 2020 on Thursday night. Seven of the 15 finalists made the list for the first time. The inclusion of first-year eligible players Troy Polamalu and Reggie Wayne was expected. They were joined by five others who previously were eligible for the [more]

Jason Sanders named AFC special teams player of month

Dolphins kicker Jason Sanders was good at the kicking, but that wasn’t all he did last month. Sanders was named AFC special teams player of the month, making a bid for the offensive honors as well. Sanders caught a touchdown pass on a trick play, with punter Matt Haack throwing it to him, to score [more]

Tua Tagovailoa tweets decision coming on Monday

University of Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa said via his Twitter account that his decision on whether he will enter the NFL Draft is coming on Monday, January 6. Tagovailoa’s announcement of his pending decision comes on the heels of Alabama head coach Nick Saban saying earlier on Wednesday that Tagovailoa had not yet made a [more]

Nick Saban: Tua Tagovailoa hasn’t made a decision whether to enter draft

Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa walked onto the Citrus Bowl field with one crutch during pregame warmups Wednesday. Standing only a few yards from Dolphins owner Stephen Ross and CEO Tom Garfinkel, both Michigan alumni, as well as Dolphins General Manager Chris Grier, Tagovailoa’s future became an intriguing sidebar. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban said after [more]

Report: Dolphins hiring Chan Gailey as offensive coordinator

The Dolphins are going old-school with their new offensive coordinator. Chan Gailey is coming out of retirement and will be the next offensive coordinator in Miami, NFL Network is reporting. The 67-year-old Gailey last coached as the Jets’ offensive coordinator in 2016. He has previously been head coach of the Bills and Cowboys, and his [more]

Dolphins owner says allegations of tanking “ridiculous”

The Dolphins weren’t very good this year, even if they were better than most thought they’d be. But owner Stephen Ross insisted they weren’t trying to be bad on purpose — despite the fact that nearly every move they made last offseason suggested it. “The idea that we made decisions to try to be bad [more]

Brian Flores on firings of three coaches: It was best for Dolphins’ future

The Dolphins made it official, announcing the firings of offensive coordinator Chad O’Shea, offensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo and safeties coach Tony Oden. “I want to thank Chad, Dave and Tony for their hard work and commitment this season,” Dolphins coach Brian Flores said in a statement. “This was not an easy decision but one [more]

Dolphins fire Chad O’Shea

The Dolphins won’t be making a head coaching change this offseason, but they are going to be looking for a new offensive coordinator. According to multiple reports, the Dolphins have fired Chad O’Shea. O’Shea joined the staff last year and worked with head coach Brian Flores in New England before coming to Miami. The Dolphins [more]

Xavien Howard arrested for domestic battery

Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard was arrested for domestic battery in Florida on Sunday night. A police report of the incident alleges that an argument between Howard and his fiancee went from verbal to physical when Howard grabbed both her arms and pushed her against a wall in their bedroom. Howard’s fiancee fell on the walking [more]

Top 20 spots in 2020 NFL Draft order now set

Only 12 teams are still in business this morning, which means 20 of them are in full offseason mode. At least one of them’s on the clock, but perhaps two as the Bengals’ expected selection of Heisman-winning quarterback Joe Burrow from LSU will clear the way for Washington to pick second from a strong field. [more]

Tom Brady: Too many bad mistakes

The Patriots needed a win over the Dolphins to secure a bye through the first round of the AFC playoffs, but they started slow and finished poorly during a 27-24 loss. After the game, head coach Bill Belichick said that the Patriots “didn’t do anything well enough today to deserve to win” and quarterback Tom [more]

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