The Pro Bowl safety’s season officially ended Oct. 19 when he was put on IR because of a shoulder injury, but he was always out at practice and making sure guys were competing and giving it everything they had.
Defensive tackle was named to the initial AFC Pro Bowl roster and to The Associated Press All-Pro second team.
We caught up with some members of the Miami Dolphins family to find out what MLK Day means to them and to their friends and families.
he top youth football players from Miami-Dade and Broward County that play in the AYFL, FYFL, Great Miami Pop Warner, Gold Coast Pop Warner, Miami Xtreme as well as NYFL and YASL in age groups 7U-14U participated in games throughout the day.
Dade took home the victory in a score of 12-6 over Broward, with Kord Jenkins (RB – Miami Central) named as the Offensive MVP and Daniel Crescitelli (LB – Douglas) named as the Defensive MVP.
Burke, who graduated from Dartmouth, considers himself an analytical type of coach who brings an intensity on game day.
The new defensive coordinator shares his thoughts in a conference call with South Florida writers.
Burke served as the team’s linebackers coach during the 2016 season.
Center said he’s looking forward to attacking the offseason to make sure he’s ready to go when the Dolphins reconvene for the offseason program.
The offseason begins with a complete evaluation of the current roster before turning all thoughts to free agency and the draft.
The pair joins defensive end Cameron Wake and defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh, who had previously been named to the Pro Bowl on Dec. 20, 2016.
The Dolphins’ executive vice president of football operations, general manager and head coach all said they were happy with the 10-6 regular season performance, all of them adding that they were not satisfied with merely making the playoffs.
Dolphins running back led all NFL runners in 2016 in yards per carry against stacked defenses (eight or more defenders in the box) in non-red-zone situations.