Cameron Wake, Fred Jackson enjoy offseason of the underdog
Cameron Wake and Fred Jackson each took a circuitous path to the NFL. And both recently were rewarded for their perseverance. Jeff Darlington reflects on two highly unlikely success stories.
Dolphins unwilling to pay Flynn franchise QB money
Dolphins-related angst peaked when free-agent QB Matt Flynn bypassed Miami to sign with the Seahawks. There's always another side to the story, as NFL.com's Jeff Darlington found out.
Dolphins' Jeff Ireland fights off perception team lacks plan
The Dolphins' front office has taken plenty of shots recently. And now, they are defending themselves. Jeff Darlington spoke exclusively with GM Jeff Ireland to get Miami's side of the story.
NFC West draft needs: Wideout weapons in high demand
Outside of one obvious exception in Arizona, the NFC West as a whole is sorely lacking playmakers on the outside. Is St. Louis in play for Justin Blackmon? Chad Reuter looks at each team's needs.
Porter says Dolphins can blame struggles on Ireland
Joey Porter doesn't care that St. Patrick's Day just passed -- he doesn't like Ireland. Well, Jeff Ireland, that is. Porter says Miami's struggles in free agency have much to do with their controversial GM.
Willis, Harrison highlight list of NFL's best linebackers
In many ways, the essence of what it takes to play football is epitomized at the linebacker position. Two of the best are Patrick Willis and James Harrison.