Posts Tagged ‘Tyler Thigpen’

Gridiron Gab Links – AFC Afternoon Edition 8/18

The Steelers took running back Rashard Mendenhall off the PUP list Friday. “Now whether he plays in those first six weeks we don’t know, but, obviously, we feel there’s a chance that could happen. Be it Week 5 or Week 6, that could be a difference,” GM Kevin Colbert said. – Pittsburgh Post Gazette Vince […]

Simply Miserable; Dolphins do nothing right in 16-0 loss to Da-Bears

Wow. Just wow. The Dolphins did just about everything wrong Thursday night vs the Bears. I guess you could chalk this loss up to three things; too many injuries, too little rest, and just poor play. The game started off with the Dolphins just not getting the breaks that they needed to get some points […]

Bears Blank Battered Dolphins, 16-0

Forte Registered 97 Yards Rushing, 1 TD “The way the defense is playing, we didn’t have to do much.” -Matt Forte The Bears took advantage of an injury-plagued Dolphin offense to record their first shutout since their Super Bowl season of 2006. The Bears 16-0 pounding of the Dolphins was a thing of beauty for […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Week Eleven Preview: Chicago at Miami

The “Windy City Flyer” Returns Home Despite residing in opposite conferences, the Bears and Dolphins franchises have some intriguing connections. Consider… They’ve both had to recover from Dave Wannstedt-led regimes. The Bears made their last Super Bowl appearance in Miami in January 2007. Speaking of Super Bowls, it was the Dolphins’ 38-24 win over the […]

What the Dolphins could get in some draft day deals

The 2010 NFL Draft is ever approaching. The first round will air at 7:30 pm eastern time on Thursday night. The Dolphins are coming off a busy off-season without the happenings of the Draft. The Dolphins have filled some major holes this off-season, since acquiring inside linebacker Karlos Dansby through free agency, and trading for […]

Pennington Out For Season, Thigpen Signed

The Miami Dolphins, as thin as they were even when they had healthy quarterbacks, took a hit when the team placed Chad Pennington on the injured reserve, effectively ending his season. But fear not, Dolphins fans. The Dolphins did manage to find a replacement. The team on Tuesday acquired from the Kansas City Chiefs Tyler […]

Dolphins Pass Cold Weather Test with 38-31 Win in Kansas City

It may have been cold in Kansas City, but both offenses were on fire in the first half. History has not been kind to Miami teams playing in the cold weather in the winter months, but it did not affect them today. Although it was very cold in Kansas City, the Dolphins really didn’t have […]

Broncos Overcome Slow Start to Top Chiefs 24-17

In what was a very winnable game the Chiefs lose to the Broncos 24-17. The Chiefs started out very hot, after getting a field goal on their 2nd drive the Chiefs rookie Maurice Legget extended that lead to 10-0 after intercepting a Jay cutler pass intended for Brandon Stokely and returning it 27 yards to […]