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Dolphins Week In Review, 6/23-6/27
By on June 27, 2014 at 8:13 pm

062714-brenner660It was the first week off for veteran players during this summer for the Dolphins, but that doesn’t mean that the news from the team slowed down one bit. With breaking news reports on the health of several key players, to the inside stories on several players on the 2014 roster, covered a multitude of content. The week before the holiday weekend next week, there was plenty to talk about.

Let’s take a look back and recap the week that was for the Dolphins from June 23rd through June 27th:

Monday, 6/23

2013 Draft Class Stepping Up

  • Finsiders columnist Andy Cohen wrote about how while it may have taken the 2013 draft class a year to get their bearings, they’re about to step up in a big way. (More…)

Tannehill’s Time To Shine

  • Legendary Dolphins quarterback and Pro Football Hall Of Famer Bob Griese joined The Finsiders on Monday to discuss the development of current Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill. (More…)

Dolphins Reportedly Facing Injury Issues

  • According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Pro Bowl center Mike Pouncey is expected to miss at least three months due to hip surgery. (More…)
  • According to a separate report from Schefter, Dolphins running back Knowshon Moreno will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery and miss up to five weeks. (More…)

Tuesday, 6/24

Marino Ranked Top Rookie QB of All-Time

  • In honor of this week’s Rookie Symposium, NFL Media’s Elliot Harrison compiled a photo essay ranking the best rookies of all-time. The top rookie quarterback in the history of the NFL? None other than Dan Marino. (More…)

Profiling The “Gator”

  •’s Alain Poupart wrote a feature on one of the most under the radar players on the roster in undrafted rookie tight end Harold “Gator” Hoskins. (More…)

Wednesday, 6/25

Analysts Discuss Dolphins O-Line Options

  • In interviews with Finsiders’ host Greg Likens, and former Dolphins Troy Stradford and Chris Chambers, NFL Network analyst Jamie Dukes and former Dolphins guard Keith Sims joined the crew to discuss Miami’s potential options on the offensive line. (More…)

Opening The Mailbag

  • Finsiders columinst Andy Cohen opened the mailbag to answer questions from fans in his latest column. (More…)

Thursday, 6/26

Inside Ja’Wuan James’ Journey to Tackle

  • In an interview with The Finsiders, Dolphins rookie offensive tackle Ja’Wuan James’ high school coach Charles Allen spoke about James’ transition from tight end to tackle early in his career. (More…)

Thomas Ready For Year Two

  •’s Alain Poupart talked to safety Michael Thomas on how he’s planning to build off his game sealing interception of Tom Brady last season into bigger and better things. (More…)

Friday, 6/27

Rookie DT Anthony Johnson On And Off The Field

  • Anthony Johnson, an undrafted rookie defensive tackle out of L.S.U., is one of the most intriguing on the Dolphins roster for a variety of reasons. (More…)

ESPN Scout Williamson Sees Potential In Dolphins Offense

  •’s Matt Williamson, a former NFL scout, shares his views on the Bill Lazor offense and the potential of the unit heading in 2014. (More…)



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