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Miami Dolphins News You May Have Missed - 3/6/12

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

Dolphins Coaching Staff:

Inside The Coaching Staff: Chris Mosley
As important as the offensive line is for any NFL team, the coaching staff has to be as solid across the board, which is why the offensive assistants are just as important as the position coaches and coordinators.

Dolphins Quarterbacks:

Is There A Plan For Pat Devlin? - Phin Phanatic - A Miami Dolphins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The one trait given to Devlin that is repeatedly mentioned by those who closely cover the Dolphins is "potential." But will all of his potential allow him to become one of the 53 men kept on the roster in 2012?

Potential Miami Dolphins target Matt Flynn to become free agent as Green Bay disdains franchise tag
The Dolphins let the 4 p.m. deadline pass Monday without slapping a franchise tag on any of their players for 2012.

Free agent landscape: Quarterbacks – Miami Dolphins – Sun-Sentinel
The Miami Dolphins have made pursuit of an elite quarterback for its 2012 roster its top priority

Primer: How Peyton Manning’s incentive-laden contract would affect the Miami Dolphins’ salary cap situation | The Daily Dolphin
For several months, Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has dreamed about adding Peyton Manning to his roster if Manning is cut by the Colts.

Three Things: Matt Flynn and Plan B for the Miami Dolphins – Mike Berardino – Sun-Sentinel
Thing 1: As backup plans go, Matt Flynn became an even more appealing Plan B on Monday for the Miami Dolphins.

Dolphins Defensive Line:

Dolphins' Paul Soliai likely to become unrestricted free agent - South Florida
Paralyzed by the availability of a few desirable quarterbacks the Miami Dolphins decided to not use its franchise tag in 2012.

Dolphins Safeties:

Road to Dolphins cleared for Reggie Nelson | Miami Dolphins In Depth
The road to Reggie Nelson? Wide open, people. Wide open. The former first-round pick of the Jacksonville Jaguars was something of a disappointment early on but he found his way to the Cincinnati Bengals in 2010.

Dolphins Offseason:

For 4th time in 5 years, Jeff Ireland and Miami Dolphins don’t use Franchise Tag | The Daily Dolphin
The 4 p.m. deadline to designate a franchise player came and went this afternoon, and to little surprise, Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland opted not to use the franchise tag for 2012 for the fourth time in his five seasons with the team.

Will Dolphins 'sell the farm' in free agency this year? | Miami Dolphins In Depth
Several times last season I had Dolphins sources complain that the team was not spending enough money and certainly not as much as it could to be more competitive.

2012 NFL Draft:

Rams "90 percent" certain to trade No. 2 pick | ProFootballTalk
Many think it's a given that the Rams will trade the second overall pick in the 2012 draft. G.M. Les Snead says it's not. But it's close. Snead told PFT Live on Monday that the team is "90 percent" sure to trade out of the No. 2 spot.

Rams' rush rules out Miami at No. 2 - AFC East Blog - ESPN
According Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Rams want to have a trade in place for the No. 2 overall pick by the end of this week.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed:

2012 Matty Awards - Voting Part 2 - The Phinsider
The 2012 Matty Awards, recognizing the top members of the Phinsider community.

2012 NFL Free Agency: Quarterback Drop-off After Peyton Manning and Matt Flynn - The Phinsider
A look at the top 10 free agent quarterbacks this offseason. Peyton Manning and Matt Flynn take the top two spots, followed by a drastic drop-off.

Welcome to Peyton Manning Week - The Phinsider
Commence Peyton Manning Week in Miami. A poll to determine whom Dolphins fans want to see at quarterback in 2012.

Miami Dolphins All-Time Top 100 Players: 72. Bob Heinz - The Phinsider
Bob Heinz was Miami's starting right defensive tackle for the No-Name defense that went a combined 55-10-1 from 1971 through 1974.

Finhead's Mock Draft: Version 8 - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins Mock Draft at The Phinsider.