August 24, 2012; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Dolphins running back Marcus Thigpen (34) returns a kick in the second quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Sun Life Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Robert Mayer-US PRESSWIRE
Here are the Miami Dolphins news stories you may have missed over the last 24 hours:
RAIDERS at DOLPHINS:
Outcome of game against Raiders could show Miami Dolphins’ direction - Armando Salguero - MiamiHerald.com
The Dolphins against the Raiders? In 1972 this would have been a game between premier NFL franchises. In 1982 it would have been a meeting of the two best teams in their conference. In 1992 it would have featured a Dolphins offense that had seven players with Pro Bowl experience — the good old days for Miami. In 2002 it would have featured a Raiders team bound for the Super Bowl — the good old days for Oakland.
Miami Dolphins seek improvement on home field - Miami Dolphins - MiamiHerald.com
The Dolphins approach their home opener trying to recapture the home-field advantage that so many of the franchise’s stars of the past — some of whom will be on hand Sunday — used to enjoy.
5 Keys for the Miami Dolphins against the Oakland Raiders | The Daily Dolphin
Five keys for the Dolphins against the Raiders
Miami Dolphins: Can elements help Dolphins win first home opener since 2005? - South Florida Sun-Sentinel.com
The Oakland Raiders are 12-24 in games that kickoff at 10 a.m. on pacific time since 2005
DOLPHINS RUNNING BACKS:
Tragedy still haunts Miami Dolphins Marcus Thigpen - South Florida Sun-Sentinel.com
Miami Dolphins Marcus Thigpen still haunted by childhood tragedy
PHINSIDER NEWS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED:
Miami Dolphins News You May Have Missed - 9/15/12 - The Phinsider
A collection of Miami Dolphins news stories from around the internet over the last 24 hours. Today's articles include Joe Philbin's take on homefield advantage, patience for Ryan Tannehill, and a look at the new defensive scheme.
Raiders at Dolphins Injury Report - The Phinsider
The Oakland Raiders face the Miami Dolphins tomorrow. Here's a look at the injury reports for both teams.
Miami Dolphins College Scouts Tracker - The Phinsider
College football Saturdays give the Miami Dolphins a chance to scout potential prospects for next year's draft. Here is a look at the confirmed locations of the Dolphins' scouts this week.
Miami Dolphins Legends to Pass Out 1972 Perfect Season Hats Tomorrow - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins host their first 2012 home game tomorrow, taking on the Oakland Raiders. As fans enter the stadium, Dolphins legends will be handing out 1972 Perfect Season commemorative hats.