Dolphins WR Davone Bess is not producing the way he did last season, especially on third down.
The Patriots struggled mightily defending teams on third down last season. Monday night will be the first chance to see if offseason moves have paid off to improve in getting the "D" off the field on third down.
Dolphins rookie WR Clyde Gates was drafted for his speed and he is showing it off this preseason as a receiver and returner.
Dolphins WR Davone Bess told PFW that he likes Brian Daboll's new, attacking-style offense.
WR Davone Bess led a resurgent Dolphins performance in Chad Henne's return to starting quarterback and sparked the team to a 33-17 victory over the Raiders.
Chad Henne made a triumphant return to the lineup to throw for 307 yards and two scores and Dan Carpenter kicked four field goals to help the Dolphins beat the Raiders 33-17 Sunday.
The Dolphins downgraded WR Brandon Marshall to out for their Week 12 game against the Raiders. Marshall didn't practice all week and had been listed as doubtful with a hamstring injury.
Dolphins WR Davone Bess has had a pretty good weekend. He caught a TD in the 'Fins' overtime win over the Packers in Week Six and reportedly became the highest-paid slot receiver in the NFL.
The Dolphins re-signed WR Davone Bess, PK Dan Carpenter and TE Joey Haynos to one-year contracts this week, The South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported Saturday. All three players were exclusive-rights free agents.