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Dolphins Week In Review, 8/18 – 8/23
By on August 24, 2014 at 1:27 pm

082414-StrongertogetherSeptember is fast approaching as the Miami Dolphins have just one more preseason game left until their first regular season action of 2014. This Saturday night, the team participated in its third preseason game, which served as a dress rehersal for the real thing on September 7th when the New England Patriots come to Sun Life Stadium. It was a successful outing for the Dolphins in game #3, as they defeated the Dallas Cowboys 25-20 in front of the home fans. That and more happened this week, and has all your Fins’ coverage from the past week.

Check out the week that was with the Miami Dolphins from August 18th to August 23rd:

Monday, 8/18

Pouncey Looking To Return Soon

  • Dolphins center Mike Pouncey is hoping to get off the PUP list before the regular season begins. (More…)

Miami Makes Roster Move

  • The team waived running back Cameron Marshall and signed defensive end Rakim Cox. (More…)

Thomas Making Plays

  • Safety Michael Thomas spoke to the media on Monday, and talked about his playmaking ability and how it’ll help him earn a roster spot. (More…)

Tuesday, 8/19

Philbin Earning Rave Reviews From Players

  • In a recent interview with Greg Likens of The Finsiders, safety Louis Delmas raved about Coach Joe Philbin‘s ability to communicate with players. (More…)

Gibson Coming Back Strong

  • Wide receiver Brandon Gibson joined The Finsiders show on Tuesday to talk about how his return from injury has progressed, and the impact on coaching intern and Finisders analyst Chris Chambers has had on the receiving group. (More…)

A Feisty Pair

  • After practice on Tuesday, cornerback Brent Grimes talked to the media about fellow starting cornerback Cortland Finnegan. (More…)

Wednesday, 8/20

Prisco Praises Wallace, Dolphins Offense

  • CBS Sports Senior NFL Columnist Pete Prisco joined The Finsiders show to talk about the development of wide receiver Mike Wallace and quarterback Ryan Tannehill. (More…)

10 Questions

  • Finsiders Columinst Andy Cohen played 10 questions with rookie linebacker Jordan Tripp. (More…)

McCain Looking To Settle Down In Miami

  •’s Alain Poupart profiled linebacker Chris McCain‘s journey to the Dolphins, and where he might make an impact on the team. (More…)

Thursday, 8/21

Offensive Line Leading The Way

  • Offensive tackle Branden Albert is leading the way for this offensive line and free agent class. (More…)
  • Rookie right tackle Ja’Wuan James talked to The Finsiders and explained how playing against Cameron Wake and Olivier Vernon every day in practice is making him better. (More…)

Shelby Flying Under The Radar

  • With all the publicity surrounding the Dolphins loaded defensive line, there’s one player that likely isn’t getting enough of it. (More…)

Finnegan Finding His Rhythm

  • Dolphins cornerback Cortland Finnegan joined The Finsiders to discuss his mindset as he prepares for the upcoming season in the new-look Dolphins secondary. Plus, learn about the new dance craze that is taking the locker room by storm. (More…)

Friday, 8/22

Starters In Spotlight

  • Andy Cohen wrote about how the spotlight of the preseason shifted to the starters before the Dolphins’ 3rd preseason game. (More…)
  • Bob Griese, the Hall of Fame QB and Dolphins preseason TV analyst, joined The Finsiders to share his analysis on Bill Lazor, Ryan Tannehill, and more. (More…)

Fins Make Roster Moves

  • The team made several roster moves on Friday. (More…)

Saturday, 8/23

Dolphins Beat Cowboys, 25-20

  • Here’s a recap of the Dolphins’ 25-20 victory over the Dallas Cowboys at Sun Life Stadium. (More…)
  • John Congemi evaluated Miami’s win against the Cowboys. (More…)
  • Andy Cohen gave his quick hit from Saturday’s game. (More…)
  • Here’s complete highlights of Miami’s win over Dallas, including a recap of Knowshon Moreno‘s big first day as a Dolphin. (More…)
  • Coach Philbin looked back on the Dolphins’ win in his postgame press conference. (More…)



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