Miami Dolphins

Former Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa Named Starter for Dolphins

Per ESPN’s AdamSchefter, former Alabama Quarterback Tua Tagaovailoa named starter for the Miami Dolphins. Tagovailoa made his NFL debut in a blowout win Sunday versus the New York Jets. He was 2 of 2 passing for 9 yards. Dolphins have a bye this week. When they rerun the next week for a home game against the Rams, Tua Tagovailoa will be…

Legendary NFL Coach Don Shula Dies at 90

(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) Don Shula, who won the most games of any NFL coach and led the Miami Dolphins to the only perfect season in league history, died today at his home, the team said. He was 90. Shula was the father of former University of Alabama head football coach Mike Shula, who led the Crimson Tide from 2003-06. Shula…

Miami Dolphins Have Selected Tua Tagovailoa as the Fifth Pick in the NFL Draft

Regardless of the hip injury that Tua Tagovailoa suffered from during a game against Mississippi State in November, The Miami Dolphins have decided to make the Alabama quarterback the fifth overall pick in the NFL draft. The Dolphins hope Tagovailoa can become a franchise quarterback and the centerpiece of their rebuilding effort that began a year ago. They were undeterred…

Titans coach: preliminary talks about moving game at Miami

MIAMI (AP) – Tennessee Titans coach Mike Mularkey says there have been preliminary discussions about the possibility of playing Sunday’s game against the Dolphins in Nashville if Hurricane Matthew necessitates a change. A hurricane watch was in effect for parts of South Florida on Tuesday night, with Matthew expected to reach the area Thursday. Kickoff is scheduled for Sunday afternoon…

Tide’s Drake to make Dolphins’ debut Thursday

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) – Miami Dolphins rookies Xavien Howard and Kenyan Drake are expected to make their preseason debuts Thursday against the Tennessee Titans. Howard missed the first few weeks of training camp recovering from arthroscopic surgery, while Drake has been sidelined by a hamstring injury, but both are likely to see action in the final preseason tuneup. Howard, a…