The Dolphins moved to shore up a struggling defense on Tuesday, signing ex-Cowboys DL Igor Olshanksy, his agent announced.
With Sept. 20 being the deadline to sign franchised players to long-term deals, it appears Dolphins NT Soliai will continue to play the 2011 season on his $12.476 million franchise tender.
Matt Schaub and Andre Johnson helped the Texans hand the Dolphins their 11th home loss in their last 12 home games.
Dolphins WRs Roberto Wallace and Marlon Moore made the team this year, but Wallace's upside at wideout and his special-teams contributions continue to give him an edge.
The Dolphins announced that Sunday's home game against the Texans is a sellout and the game will be telecast live throughout South Florida.
The Dolphins have re-signed CB Will Allen and officially terminated the contract of CB Benny Sapp.
Less than 24 hours after being stiff-armed on Wes Welker's 99-yard touchdown catch, Benny Sapp was released by the Dolphins.
Tom Brady threw for a team-record 517 yards and four TDs, with a 99-yarder to Wes Welker, as New England beat Miami 38-24 on Monday night.
The Patriots and Dolphins have released their inactives for tonight's game at Sun Life Stadium.
PFW associate editor and AFC East writer Kevin Fishbain sees the Patriots winning the season opener in Miami, but it won't be a cakewalk.
The Patriots ruled five players out for the Monday night opener against the Dolphins, including ORT Sebastian Vollmer.
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.
New Dolphins ILB Kevin Burnett has the coverage and playmaking abilities to help free up Karlos Dansby, but he is a downgrade vs. the run compared to Channing Crowder.
Dolphins rookie C Mike Pouncey will be the first to face the new-look Patriots front line of Albert Haynesworth and Vince Wilfork.
Patriots WRs Chad Ochocinco and Deion Branch will have to work to get separation from Dolphins CBs Vontae Davis and Sean Smith.