In 15 of Norv Turner’s 21 seasons as either a head coach or offensive coordinator, he has had a running back rush for more than 1,000 yards.
The retirement of Ricky Williams leaves the Ravens lacking in veteran depth at running back behind Ray Rice.
RB Ricky Williams called it a career on Tuesday. The back has played 11 professional seasons for the Saints, Dolphins and most recently the Ravens.
QB Joe Flacco, RB Ray Rice and RB Ricky Williams will all be back in Baltimore, according to the team's blog and owner Stephen Bisciotti.
This week's "NFList" looks at the top seven active players in yards gained from scrimmage, led by RB LaDainian Tomlinson, who earned most of his yards as a Charger.
Former Dolphins RB Ricky Williams has signed with the Ravens, who were in need of a backup to Ray Rice because of free-agency losses.
Their draft isn't flashy, but the Dolphins are 2-for-2 in selecting players who can start at positions of need.
Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano referenced a certain Lions back who had a successful rookie campaign, maybe hinting at who the Dolphins will look for to fill the need at RB.
With Ronnie Brown and Ricky Williams both being free agents, the Dolphins' backfield could see some new faces in 2011, possibly drafting Alabama's Mark Ingram.
Ricky Williams implied on Monday to a Miami radio station that his career with the Dolphins may be over, and he took a shot at head coach Tony Sparano on his way out.
After shutting down Adrian Peterson in Week 10, the Bears are charged with the less daunting task of stuffing Ronnie Brown and Ricky Williams.
When Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano announced last week that Chad Pennington would start at quarterback, he did so because the offense needed a spark. In the Dolphins' 29-17 home win over the Titans, the offense got a spark, but ...
The Dolphins' rushing attack did little against the Steelers, which isn't a surprise, but the plays in which the Dolphins decided to run were surprising and helped cost them a victory.
Mike Beacom examines the infamous trade Mike Ditka executed on Draft Day 1999 to select Ricky Williams. After all these years, has Williams finally proven Ditka right? Was he worth all those picks?
The Dolphins' domination of the Packers in the trenches on both offense and defense Sunday is a promising sign for a team that is facing a difficult five-game stretch.
The Bills, who already will be missing OLB Reggie Torbor, may be without veteran ILB Kawika Mitchell for the season opener against the Dolphins on Sunday.