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Miami Dolphins News You May Have Missed - 10/19/11

Here are the Miami Dolphins news stories you may have missed over the last 24 hours:

Miami Dolphins at New York Jets Reactions:

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly from the Miami Dolphins’ 24-6 loss to the New York Jets | The Daily Dolphin
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly from the Dolphins’ 24-6 loss to the Jets on Monday Night: The Good * The run defense.

Often-conservative Miami Dolphins nevertheless went after the New York Jets' Darrelle Revis
Dolphins coach Tony Sparano on Tuesday defended a couple of seemingly conservative decisions in the 24-6 loss to the New York Jets - a punt from the Jets' 41-yard line on fourth-and-1 in the first quarter, and running out the final 1:10 in the first half instead of trying for more points.

Horrible start for Miami Dolphins leaves them grasping for words - South Florida
Seven current team members survived 1-15 parallel in 2007

Miami Dolphins coach Tony Sparano defends strategy in loss to New York Jets
Dolphins coach Tony Sparano today defended a couple of conservative decisions made in the first half of Miami's 24-6 loss to the New York Jets on Monday night.

Miami Dolphins fought Darrelle Revis, and Darrelle Revis won | The Daily Dolphin
The Jets have one of the two cornerback duos in the game in Darrelle Revis and Antonio Cromartie...

Denver Broncos at Miami Dolphins Previews:

Report: Sparano may not survive a loss to Denver | ProFootballTalk
The Tony Sparano watch in Miami remains a week-to-week activity. Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports that a loss to Denver at home this week will make Sparano's status "subject to re-evaluation.

Time Is Short So Dolphins Looking To Learn Quickly
There are so many ways to look at film after a game, and even though the final score never changes the lessons learned can directly impact the next game.

Tebow two times blessed at Sun Life Stadium - South Florida
Tim Tebow, who heads to Miami to lead the Broncos against the Dolphins, returns to Sun Life Stadium where he won a state high school title and a college title.

Commentary: Don't judge Tim Tebow too quickly; even legendary NFL quarterbacks took some time to get up to speed
Forget everything he ever did in college. Pretend that you had never heard of Tim Tebow, or listened to his fully confident critics on television's various panels of NFL experts.

Dolphins "Suck For Luck":

Some fear Luck could make a power play | ProFootballTalk
As the "Suck for Luck" campaign moves from simmer toward full boil, there's a caveat.  If sucking for Luck creates the impression that the franchise sucks too badly, Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck could make an Eli Manning-style power play. Albert Breer of NFL.

Dolphins Wide Receivers:

Commentary: When Miami Dolphins turn to Brandon Marshall, he rarely delivers
Brandon Marshall is a good wide receiver, but he's not a great one. That's just truth in advertising.

Dolphins Offensive Line:

Dolphins OG Vernon Carey says "Put it on our shoulder" – Miami Dolphins – Sun-Sentinel
The Miami Dolphins offense has become allergic to touchdowns. At least it certainly seems that way.

Dolphins Defensive Line:

Monday talking points: Overpaid Paul Soliai and mates can’t muster a rush | The Daily Dolphin
A few talking points as we linger a moment on Monday night's debacle before turning our attention to Tim Tebow Week: 

Dolphins Consultants:

Eric Mangini has been chatting with Dolphins owner | ProFootballTalk
Eric Mangini denied last week that he was contacted by the Eagles for a consulting gig. It will be interesting to see if he denies the latest report out of the Miami Herald.

Former Dolphins:

James McKnight: Former Dolphins player arrested - South Florida
Former Dolphins running back James McKnight was arrested Tuesday night, according to a report from, due to a domestic violence incident.

Ronnie Brown: Former Miami Dolphins 2nd overall pick Ronnie Brown traded from Eagles to Lions - South Florida
Ex-Miami Dolphins running back Ronnie Brown traded from Philadelphia Eagles to Detroit Lions

Jim Mandich to enter Miami Dolphins Honor Roll on Dec. 4 - South Florida
Miami Dolphins to honor Jim Mandich, Howard Schnellenberger, George Smith, Florida Gators