Roquan Smith trade fits – 10 NFL teams with picks, salary-cap space for Chicago Bears linebacker

A premier linebacker wants a new home. Roquan Smith — widely regarded inside the league as a top-five player at his position — said in a statement that he is requesting a trade from the Chicago Bears after the front office “refused to negotiate in good faith” and “doesn’ t value” him. That clicking you … Read more

Miami Dolphins Camp 2022 Day 12: Practice Observations

The Miami Dolphins conducted their final practice at the Baptist Health Training Complex on Sunday before heading out to Tampa for joint practices with the Buccaneers. There were big plays made on both sides of the ball, with a rookie free agent shining on defense and nice throws by all three quarterbacks. Rookies Cameron Goode … Read more

Mike McDaniel speaks on Dolphins’ penalties, joint practices and more

Prior to starting his team’s Friday practice, Miami Dolphins head coach Mike McDaniel met with the South Florida media. In what has become a show within a show, the McDaniel pressers have been entertaining, informative, educational and, at times, hilarious. The personality of this young rookie coach shines through in his meetings with the media, … Read more

Column: NFL lets bad boy owners get off with slap on wrist

After Donald Sterling’s racist ramblings were exposed to the world, the NBA moved quickly to banish him from the league. Sure, the forced sale of the Los Angeles Clippers Sterling made even richer, but it sent a clear signal that such behavior would not be tolerated, even from the guys with the biggest checkbooks. Then … Read more

Thursday Miami Dolphins Mailbag: Waddle, O-Line, Arm Strength, and More

From Miami Dolphins Quebec (@Dolphins_Quebec): After two padded practices, what does the running game look like? Did you see some FB work? And last question, am I wrong if I believe Cethan Carter performs well? Another one: How have the special units looked in camp? Especially Jason Sanders? Salut MDQ, multiple questions, so rapid-fire answers. … Read more

Directive to lose games in 2019 by Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross never made it to field, assistant says

3:09 PM ET Marcel Louis JacquesESPN MIAMI — While an NFL-backed investigation found Dolphins owner Stephen Ross made it known he believed the team’s draft position should take precedence over winning games in 2019, those beliefs did not make it down to the football field. Dolphins running backs coach Eric Studesville, who has held that … Read more

NFL strips Miami Dolphins of 2023 first-round pick, fines Stephen Ross $1.5M for tampering with Tom Brady, Sean Payton

12:13 PM ET Marcel Louis JacquesESPN MIAMI — The NFL notified the Miami Dolphins on Tuesday that the team would be stripped of its 2023 first-round pick, among other disciplinary measures, for violations of league policies relating to the integrity of the game. Following a six-month investigation, the league found the Dolphins — primarily team … Read more

Competitive battle unfolding for receiver spots with Miami Dolphins

When most NFL fans outside South Florida discuss “Miami Dolphins receivers,” the conversation will begin and end with six-time Pro Bowler Tyreek Hill and young prodigy Jaylen Waddle. But there’s some intrigue — and some talented players — in the rest of the room, even if you continue to call Mike Gesicki by his designated … Read more

Tuesday Miami Dolphins Notebook: Bridgewater, Ingram, Browns, and More

Training Camp 2022 unofficially kicked off for the Miami Dolphins when their rookies reported Tuesday. The Dolphins had only four picks in the 2022 NFL draft, but they have 13 undrafted free agents on the roster for a total of 17 rookies. The four draft picks are Channing Tindall, Erik Ezukanma, Skylar Thompson and Cameron … Read more