Packers too much for Giants to handle

Jan 9, 2017

Packers too much for Giants to handle

Aaron Rodgers, master of the Hail Mary pass, struck again in another big moment. Rodgers overcame a sluggish start and finished with four touchdown passes, including a momentum-swinging 42-yard heave to Randall Cobb at the end of the second quarter, to lead the Green ...

Wild-card games kick off playoffs

Jan 7, 2017

Wild-card games kick off playoffs

The drive to the Super Bowl begins this weekend as the NFL postseason gets going. A dozen teams still have hopes to play for the Lombardi Trophy in Houston on Feb. 5. On Saturday, the playoffs open as Oakland travels to Houston and Detroit ...

Dolphins dominate on both sides of ball in win against Jets

Dec 18, 2016

Dolphins dominate on both sides of ball in win against Jets

Matt Moore’s first game as Ryan Tannehill’s replacement was the best of his career. The nine-year veteran stepped in Saturday night by throwing for four touchdowns to keep the Miami Dolphins’ playoff hopes very much alive with a 34-13 rout of the New York ...

Oct 14, 2016

Former Dolphin Walker dies at 58

Fulton Walker, the first player to return a kickoff for a touchdown in a Super Bowl, died on Wednesday at the age of 58, the Miami Dolphins confirmed. “On behalf of the entire Miami Dolphins alumni, it is with sad hearts that we found ...

More NFL players protest during U.S. national anthem

Sep 12, 2016

More NFL players protest during U.S. national anthem

Opening day in the NFL saw Kansas City cornerback Marcus Peters raise a black-gloved fist during the U.S. national anthem, a protest amplified later Sunday when four Miami Dolphins kneeled on the sideline as “The Star Spangled Banner” played in Seattle. The protests were ...

Jul 30, 2016

Dolphins' stadium work nearly done

The Miami Dolphins say their $500 million stadium renovation will be completed as scheduled and in time for the team’s final exhibition game on Sept. 1. Work continues 24 hours a day on upgrades that include a canopy. Dolphins owner Stephen Ross said Friday ...

Dolphins sign ex-Pro Bowler Foster to contract

Jul 19, 2016

Dolphins sign ex-Pro Bowler Foster to contract

Four-time Pro Bowl running back Arian Foster took a big step Monday in his comeback from a torn Achilles tendon, signing a $1.5 million, one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins. “I still feel like I’m a Pro Bowl-caliber player, and I intend to show ...

Apr 1, 2016

Dolphins sign running backs Thomas, Pead

Running backs Daniel Thomas and Isaiah Pead have signed with the Miami Dolphins, who have moved to add depth at the position after Lamar Miller’s departure for Houston. Thomas, a second-round draft choice by Miami in 2011, will return to play for his third ...

Mar 29, 2016

Foster to hold talks with Dolphins

A person familiar with the situation said free agent running back Arian Foster has agreed to meet Tuesday with the Miami Dolphins, who have had trouble finding a replacement for Lamar Miller. The person confirmed the visit to The Associated Press on condition of ...

Jan 10, 2016

Dolphins hire Gase as head coach

Adam Gase’s introductory news conference as Miami Dolphins coach wrapped up an hour before the NFL playoffs began Saturday, and the goal going forward was clear. The Dolphins want more postseason games in January, and fewer coaching searches. Gase was hired Saturday as Miami’s ...

Beckham lifts Giants to win

Dec 15, 2015

Beckham lifts Giants to win

With the score tied in the fourth quarter, Odell Beckham Jr. somehow slipped 5 yards behind the secondary. That turned out to be the winning margin for the New York Giants. Beckham’s 84-yard touchdown reception put the Giants ahead to stay with 11 minutes ...

Dec 1, 2015

Dolphins fire offensive coordinator Lazor

Miami Dolphins interim coach Dan Campbell is running out of time to make a good impression, so he’s going with a new play caller to jump-start his feeble offense. Campbell fired offensive coordinator Bill Lazor on Monday and gave Zac Taylor primary responsibility for ...