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 ...

Unbeaten Patriots trounce Dolphins

Oct 30, 2015

Unbeaten Patriots trounce Dolphins

Tom Brady slammed the ball after taking a sack, got up and threw a touchdown pass on the next play to finish off another stellar performance. Even when they look sluggish, Brady and the New England Patriots still dominate. Brady threw for 356 yards ...

Oct 6, 2015

Dolphins fire coach Philbin after latest defeat

New Miami Dolphins coach Dan Campbell believes his underachieving team needs to show more aggressiveness that stops just short of dirty play, and he looks forward to breaking up a few fights in practice. Joe Philbin he’s not — which was the motive for ...

Arnsparger dead at 88

Jul 18, 2015

Arnsparger dead at 88

Bill Arnsparger, the Miami assistant coach who directed the “No-Name Defense” that helped the Dolphins win Super Bowl titles in 1973 and 1974, died Friday. He was 88. Laura Prewitt, executive director of the Breeders’ Cup Festival in Lexington, Kentucky, announced the death, saying ...

Dolphins struggle past Jets

Dec 2, 2014

Dolphins struggle past Jets

The Miami Dolphins found the right formula to stay in the AFC playoff race: Simply let the Jets run the ball all night, and wait for New York to make mistakes. It worked effectively in an old-fashioned — some might say dull — slugfest. ...

Tannehill leads Dolphins in comeback victory over Bills

Nov 14, 2014

Tannehill leads Dolphins in comeback victory over Bills

When Miami Dolphins rookie receiver Jarvis Landry dived into the end zone for a fourth-quarter touchdown, he was just getting started. A replay review upheld the score, and Landry then sprinted up and down the sideline in a celebration of redemption. Landry bounced back ...

Dolphins GM Ireland out after six seasons

Jan 8, 2014

Dolphins GM Ireland out after six seasons

The first airborne banner calling for Jeff Ireland to be fired flew over the Miami Dolphins’ stadium in 2011. Other similar signs followed, most recently in November, and on Tuesday those wanting him out finally got their wish. Ireland’s six-year stint as general manager ...

Martin speaks to NFL counsel

Nov 16, 2013

Martin speaks to NFL counsel

Jonathan Martin spent nearly seven hours going into “great detail” with the NFL counsel investigating his claims of his harassment in the Miami Dolphins’ locker room. What came up in their talks, he isn’t saying for now. He would say this: He still wants ...