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Philip Wheeler

Philip Wheeler - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 240 lbs.
Birthday 12/12/1984
Birthplace Columbus, GA
College Georgia Tech
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 3rd round, 30th pick by Colts

Dolphins not interested in long-term deal for RB Brown

Posted June 16, 2010 @ 5:35 p.m. ET
Dolphins RB Ronnie Brown has yet to sign his restricted free-agent tender, but he has been attending the team's offseason practices and said he won't hold out of training camp.

Dolphins WR Marshall returns to practice

Posted June 09, 2010 @ noon ET
Dolphins WR Brandon Marshall, who had been sidelined while recovering from hip surgery, was on the field Wednesday at OTAs, according to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

Dolphins holding competitions at all three spots on interior O-line

Posted June 04, 2010 @ 12:13 p.m. ET
All three positions on the interior of the Dolphins' offensive line are open for competition, and there will be a crowded battle for the jobs that should heat up during training camp.

Dolphins cut LB Torbor

Posted May 27, 2010 @ 5:29 p.m. ET
LB Reggie Torbor has been released, the Dolphins announced Thursday.

Dolphins DE Merling arrested

Posted May 27, 2010 @ 11:19 a.m. ET
Dolphins DE Phillip Merling was arrested Wednesday night after a domestic dispute with his pregnant girlfriend.

Jarvis Williams dead at 45

Posted May 26, 2010 @ 5:58 p.m. ET
Former Dolphins and Giants DB Jarvis Williams died Tuesday night at age 45 in north Florida due to an acute asthma attack.

OL Procter chooses Dolphins

Posted May 24, 2010 @ 6:03 p.m. ET
The Dolphins signed OL Cory Procter on Monday after trading OG Justin Smiley to the Jaguars for a conditional late-round pick.

Report: Jaguars acquire OG Smiley

Posted May 24, 2010 @ 3:24 p.m. ET
The Jaguars acquired OG Justin Smiley in a trade with the Dolphins, according to a report.

LB Thomas retires as a Dolphin

Posted May 20, 2010 @ 4:55 p.m. ET
The Dolphins announced Thursday that they have signed LB Zach Thomas so that he can retire as a member of the organization.

Dolphins WR Hartline gets opportunity to unseat Camarillo as starter

Posted May 19, 2010 @ 2:23 p.m. ET
It appears that Greg Camarillo, who started all 16 games last season, is facing a serious challenge from second-year veteran Brian Hartline for the starting job opposite Brandon Marshall.

Dolphins WR Marshall recovering from surgery

Posted May 19, 2010 @ 2:14 p.m. ET
Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano revealed WR Brandon Marshall underwent a "routine procedure" and could miss the rest of organized team activities.

Three players vie for Dolphins' FS job

Posted May 06, 2010 @ 5:19 p.m. ET
The Dolphins' competition to replace Gibril Wilson, who was cut in March, as the starting free safety expanded from two to three players after the draft.

2010 draft choices by team: Dolphins

Posted April 24, 2010 @ 11:20 p.m. ET
Here are the players who were chosen by the Miami Dolphins in the 2010 NFL draft.

Dolphins prepare for OG Smiley’s departure, draft Jerry

Posted April 23, 2010 @ 9:18 p.m. ET
The Dolphins have made it widely known that they are interested in trading OG Justin Smiley, and they prepared for his looming departure Friday by drafting OG John Jerry with the 73rd pick.

Odrick a good value pick, but doesn’t fill pressing need for Dolphins

Posted April 22, 2010 @ 11:35 p.m. ET
The Dolphins moved down from the 12th pick to the 28th, and they still were able to land PFW's No. 24-rated player in the draft by selecting Penn State DT Jared Odrick.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 13, 2013
Wheeler has signed a $26 million, five-year contract with the Miami Dolphins. The deal includes a $7 million signing bonus and $13 million guaranteed.||||||| Wheeler spent his first four NFL seasons with the Indianapolis Colts and played last year for the Oakland Raiders, where he had career highs of 109 tackles and three sacks.
Posted Dec. 28, 2011
Wheeler has landed on injured reserve with a foot injury.||||||| Wheeler is out for a Week 17 AFC South matchup at Jacksonville.
Posted Aug. 12, 2008
Wheeler underwent knee surgery last week and is expected to miss a couple of weeks.||||||| "Philip's doing fine, he's off the crutches and starting the rehab process," Colts coach Tony Dungy said of his rookie linebacker. "We're thinking he'll be back maybe Buffalo week or if not then Cincinnati week." The Colts are scheduled to play the Bills on Aug. 24 - the first NFL game at the new Lucas Oil Stadium.

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