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  1. What can the Miami Dolphins learn from the remaining four playoff teams?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Isportsweb.com

    ... it. In 2013, the Dolphins released linebackers Karlos Dansby and Kevin Burnett and signed Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler in their stead. The result is a defense which has never recovered from the loss. Both Ellerbe and Wheeler were disastrous ...

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  2. Rethinking the Conventional Wisdom of the NFL Draft, Part 1: What Do...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 6 | The Phinsider

    ... a bunch of beastly studs (heavy sarcasm): Mike Pollak, Pat Angerer, Fili Moala, Ben Ijalana, Dante Hughes, Philip Wheeler (LOL, we know how bad THAT guy sucked), Jerraud Powers, Drake Nevis, Kevin Thomas, and Quinn Pitcock. Almost overnight, he went ...

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  3. Kelly: Dolphins failed building this defense, which needs mass changes in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... addressed a troublesome linebacker unit by re-signing Kelvin Sheppard , banishing Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler and their bad contracts, and simply adding a trio of undrafted rookie linebackers - Neville Hewitt, Zach Vigil and Mike Hull. The ...

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  4. New Falcons linebacker Philip Wheeler will play inside and weakside linebackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | The Falcoholic

    I suspected the Falcons signed Philip Wheeler as insurance against Justin Durant's elbow injury lingering, and thought that perhaps he could get some play on third downs, where the Falcons have scuffled mightily in coverage. It appears I should have entertained the latter more than the former.

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  5. Falcons sign LB Philip Wheeler, cut safety Charles GodfreyRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2015 | CBS Atlanta

    Wheeler, cut by San Francisco on Sept. 4, has played in 108 games, including 60 starts, with Indianapolis, Oakland and Miami.

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  6. Should Joe Philbin Be Fired if Dolphins Lose to Jets in London?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... talking about how frustrated they were with the coaching staff's lack of any real game plan. VIDEO: LB Philip Wheeler throws a chunk of blame at coaches for the #Dolphins ' disastrous final defensive play -- http://t.co/hhx6jeaDHk And, most ...

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  7. Omar Kelly: Dolphins front office deserves some blame for team" s early strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... has changed after three games in 2015. The only thing that" s different is that Kelvin Sheppard has replaced Philip Wheeler as the third linebacker on the field. The front office knew the Dolphins needed help at the position and did absolutely ...

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  8. Dolphins front office deserves some blame for team's early strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... has changed after three games in 2015. The only thing that's different is that Kelvin Sheppard has replaced Philip Wheeler as the third linebacker on the field. The front office knew the Dolphins needed help at the position and did absolutely ...

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  9. Joe Philbin, Miami Dolphins Starters Should Be on Hot Seat Following Week 3 LossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... 2013, it was wide receivers Mike Wallace , Brian Hartline and Brandon Gibson, linebackers Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler and cornerback Brent Grimes. Two years later, nearly all of those players are no longer suiting up for the Dolphins (with ...

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  10. Jenkins Keeps Making PlaysRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2015 | Miami Dolphins

    ... season is what we saw last year after he found himself in the starting lineup as the result of injuries to Philip Wheeler and Dannell Ellerbe. Jenkins ended the 2014 season with 108 tackles, 29 more than anybody else on the team. But he says he's a ...

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  11. 49ers cut ILB Philip WheelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    Philip Wheeler, injured for the majority of the preseason, had a strong game Thursday night in the 49ers' preseason finale, registering a sack against the Chargers. Wheeler registered 45 tackles last season for the Dolphins, a disappointing campaign after back-to-back Pro Bowl caliber seasons.

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  12. Dolphins have tough decisions to make at linebackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | ESPN

    Two former starters -- Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler -- were traded and released, respectively. Koa Misi also didn't know if he was playing middle linebacker or outside linebacker this season.

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  13. Miami Dolphins: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of PreseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... time. The Dolphins gutted the top of their depth chart at linebacker by getting rid of both Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler this offseason. At least they haven't left themselves without any choices of how to deploy their linebackers, but they don't have ...

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  14. Suh a big-time boost to Dolphins chancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | Sportsnet.ca

    ... special teams. He enters camp as a favourite to start after the club got rid of veterans Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler. Why this team? Upgrades on the defensive line and at the skill positions make Miami's roster far more competitive on paper. ...

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  15. Linebacker shortage slows down 49ers' practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | SFGate

    ... in his first padded practice since he had a severe knee injury in January 2014. Inside linebackers Philip Wheeler (muscle strain) and Nick Bellore (illness) were not available. Head coach Jim Tomsula has taken pains to guard against injuries and ...

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  16. 2015 Training Camp Preview: LinebackersRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Miami Dolphins

    ... as rookie free agents at that position. Gone from last year's group are former starters Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler, who were traded to New Orleans and released, respectively. The focus of training camp at linebacker will be on determining ...

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  17. Dolphins never contacted Andre Johnson during free agencyRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Phinsider

    ... to remember here, Miami has picked up salary cap space since the Suh signing with the release of players like Philip Wheeler , who was a post-June 1 designated cut, so Miami was tight against the cap for a little while.) Finally, when Johnson was ...

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  18. 5 Questions Miami Dolphins Must Answer In Training Camp In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... Mike Gillislee and rookie Jay Ajayi will get plenty of looks. After the failure of free-agent signings Philip Wheeler and Dannell Ellerbe, the Dolphins turned to Koa Misi during the final 11 games of 2014. Misi performed admirably, posting 66 ...

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  19. Predicting the Last 5 In, Last 5 out for Miami Dolphins' Final 53-Man RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... battles will take place at linebacker, where the top of the depth chart was gutted by the departures of and Philip Wheeler. That means that last year's backups have an opportunity to step into starting roles and other backups can compete for the ...

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  20. Miami Dolphins: Full Position Breakdown and Depth-Chart Analysis at LinebackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... depth chart at linebacker no matter how you break them down. With the departures of Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler comes an opportunity for former backups to step up into their old roles. As a result, the players who comprised the depth of the ...

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