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Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Josh Sweat (94) sacks Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14), during the first half at an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Dolphins QB has chance to lead team in rushing this year

Dec. 11, 2019 5:19 PM EST

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Fitzpatrick has a chance to lead the Miami Dolphins in rushing this season, which isn’t good. The Dolphins’ 3-10 record is no surprise. But despite a roster thin on talent, they figured their most productive rusher would be someone other than a 37-year-old quarterback...

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) is tackled by New York Jets defensive end Nathan Shepherd (97) during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Flores blames Dolphins' loss on more than disputed call

Dec. 9, 2019 4:31 PM EST

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins coach who screamed and cursed and chased an official at the end of his team’s latest loss was in a more reflective mood 24 hours later. “I get over things pretty quickly,” Brian Flores said Monday. “It’s an emotional game. It’s...

Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores answers questions after an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

Dolphins doomed by mistakes in 41-24 loss to Browns

Nov. 24, 2019 6:41 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ryan Fitzpatrick got to the postgame interview room doorway and realized he was locked out. It was that kind of day for the Miami Dolphins, and some kind of 37th birthday for Fitzpatrick. Their offense unable to move the ball early, the Dolphins helped dig a four-touchdown hole with...

In this Oct. 17, 2019, photo footballs are displayed at the Philadelphia Eagles's NFL football training facility in Philadelphia. Those shiny “NFL 100” logos on all the footballs being used to commemorate the league’s centennial season are part of a lengthy process that goes into making each handcrafted leather game ball. Wilson has been the official game ball of the NFL since 1941. The size, shape and feel of the football have evolved over the years, but the personal touch remains the same. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

NFL footballs take detailed journey from factory to field

Nov. 22, 2019 3:12 PM EST

Those shiny “NFL 100” logos on all the footballs being used to commemorate the league’s centennial season are part of a lengthy process that goes into making each handcrafted leather game ball. Wilson has been the official game ball of the NFL since 1941. The size, shape and feel of the...

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield (6) celebrates after scoring a 1-yard touchdown during the first half of the team's NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

Browns enter season’s stretch changed after Garrett incident

Nov. 21, 2019 8:08 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — As they walked out of FirstEnergy Stadium into the darkness more than a week ago, the Browns couldn’t celebrate their biggest win in an uneven season as a cloud of uncertainty hung over them. It burst open. They return Sunday a changed team. Myles Garrett’s jaw-dropping,...

Dolphins-Browns Preview Capsule

Nov. 21, 2019 12:45 PM EST

MIAMI (2-8) at CLEVELAND (4-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Browns by 10 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Dolphins 5-5; Browns 3-6-1 SERIES RECORD — Dolphins lead 11-8 LAST MEETING — Dolphins beat Browns 30-24, OT, Sept. 25, 2016 LAST WEEK — Dolphins lost to Bills 37-20; Browns beat...

Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores gestures, during the second half at an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Further disarray for Dolphins with latest roster moves

Nov. 20, 2019 3:53 PM EST

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins’ roster is becoming as thin as their playoff chances. Starting safeties Reshad Jones and safety Bobby McCain went on injured reserve Wednesday, further depleting an already shaky secondary. On Tuesday, Miami cut leading rusher Mark Walton hours after he was...

FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2019, file photo, Miami Dolphins running back Mark Walton (22) warms up before an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Dolphins have released troubled running back Mark Walton, saying he had been involved in an unspecified police matter. Tuesday’s, Nov. 19, 2019,  announcement came as the second-year player served a four-game suspension for violating NFL conduct and substance abuse policies. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

Dolphins release Walton after arrest for hitting girlfriend

Nov. 19, 2019 1:20 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins released suspended running back Mark Walton on Tuesday, hours after he was arrested on charges of punching his pregnant girlfriend in the head. Police in the Fort Lauderdale suburb of Davie said in a report that officers went to a home at 4:15 a.m. Tuesday,...

FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2019, file photo, Miami Dolphins running back Mark Walton (22) warms up before an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Dolphins have released troubled running back Mark Walton, saying he had been involved in an unspecified police matter. Tuesday’s, Nov. 19, 2019,  announcement came as the second-year player served a four-game suspension for violating NFL conduct and substance abuse policies. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

The Latest: Dolphins release Walton after battering arrest

Nov. 19, 2019 12:39 PM EST

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the release of Miami Dolphins running back Mark Walton (all times local): 12:35 p.m. The Miami Dolphins released troubled running back Mark Walton after police say he punched his pregnant girlfriend several times in the head. Police in the Fort Lauderdale suburb...