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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 looking for coordinator with linebacker expertise

Posted Jan. 14, 2010 @ 3:22 p.m. ET
Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano is assessing the candidates to become his next defensive coordinator, and it looks like a background in coaching linebackers is a prerequisite for the job.

Dolphins hire Sheridan to coach ILBs

Posted Jan. 12, 2010 @ 4:26 p.m. ET
As expected, the Dolphins announced they have hired former Giants defensive coordinator Bill Sheridan as their inside linebackers coach.

Pasqualoni part of Dolphins’ turnover on ‘D’

Posted Jan. 11, 2010 @ 7:02 p.m. ET
Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano shook up his coaching staff with a surprise move Monday, as defensive coordinator Paul Pasqualoni was fired.

Wiedmeier leaves Dolphins for Browns

Posted Jan. 11, 2010 @ 6:54 p.m. ET
Longtime Dolphins front-office man Bryan Wiedmeier was announced as the Browns' executive vice president of business operations on Monday, leaving Miami after 29 years with the Dolphins.

Dolphins fire defensive coordinator Pasqualoni

Posted Jan. 11, 2010 @ 5:57 p.m. ET
The Dolphins announced Monday that they have terminated the contract of defensive coordinator Paul Pasqualoni.

Steelers hold off Dolphins, stay alive

Posted Jan. 03, 2010 @ 4:34 p.m. ET
A swarming Steelers defense sent two Miami quarterbacks to the sideline, including Pat White with a scary head injury, and the reigning Super Bowl champions averted a late collapse to beat the Dolphins 30-24 Sunday.

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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