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Miami Dolphins Stories You May Have Missed - 8/9/11

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Here are the stories you may have missed over the last 24 hours from around the web:

Dolphins Quarterbacks:

Chad Henne on scrimmage: Brandon Marshall and I 'connected pretty well' - South Florida
Transcript of press conference with Miami Dolphins quarterback Chad Henne on Sunday:

Miami Dolphins In Depth
If you only have a view of what happens on the field, this post won't interest you. But if you think what goes on off the field matters also, particularly when focusing on the quarterback, this is important. Very important....

Miami Dolphins Wrap: Time for QB talk cleanse – Miami Dolphins – Sun-Sentinel
It appears the Miami Dolphins incumbent starter finally talked with Brandon Marshall, and as a result stopped giving the team’s alpha receiver the cold shoulder during practice.

Dolphins Offense:

Andy Cohen: Offense Shows Positive Signs | Miami Dolphins
Sure, it was only a scrimmage. Sure, this is early August and the real stuff doesn’t start for another month or so. But if you’re measuring progress in steps, what I saw in Sunday’s scrimmage was real progress. One important step forward in a long journey.

Dolphins Defense:

Dolphins get boost from return of Jared Odrick and A.J. Edds - South Florida
Miami Dolphins are excited about the return of Jared Odrick and A.J. Edds, two of last year's rookies who were sidelined by injuries.

Returning Miami Dolphins players could put defense over the top - Miami Dolphins -
Linebacker A.J. Edds, cornerback Will Allen and defensive end Jared Odrick missed most of last season. Now, Miami will see what it was missing.

Dolphins Coaches:

Miami Dolphins coach Tony Sparano - South Florida
Transcript of pressconference with Miami Dolphins coach Tony Sparano

Former Dolphins:

Gibril Wilson returns to practice | Bengals Blog
Safety Gibril Wilson suited up for practice for the first time since he tore the ACL in his left knee last August 20 in a preseason game against Philadelphia.

Ricky Williams calls Baltimore "a wonderful way to end my career" | ProFootballTalk
"Baltimore is a perennial playoff team," Williams said on WQAM in Miami. "I’ve only been to the playoffs twice, and they were short trips. It’s a great opportunity, a wonderful way to end my career, so I am looking forward to it."

Ricky Williams inadvertently blows whistles on Lions | ProFootballTalk
Running back Ricky Williams signed with the Ravens on Monday.  His decision came down to the Ravens and Lions. In explaining his decision to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Williams inadvertently let it be known that Lions engaged in a clear act of tampering last season, after the Lions beat the...