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  1. Miami Dolphins Defense to shine in 2014?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | The Phinsider

    ... the problem area on this defense is still at linebacker. While in the last few days the Dannell Ellerbe , Philip Wheeler and Koa Misi have shown they are very good at blitzing, they do still have trouble in coverage (especially Wheeler). Can the ...

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  2. Dolphins' Linebackers Must Step UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Phin Phanatic

    ... on the team. After cutting veteran LB's Karlos Dansby and Kevin Burnett and adding Dannell Ellerbee and Philip Wheeler , the lack of improvement was disappointing to say the least, especially after the "old" Dolphin linebackers (Dansby and Burnett) ...

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  3. Dolphins roster bubble: Daniel Thomas still firmly on top of the bubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Phinsider

    ... problem as Matthews, too many players fighting for too few roster positions. Dannell Ellerbe , Koa Misi , and Philip Wheeler will man the starting linebacker positions, with Jason Trusnik , Jordan Tripp , and Jelani Jenkins likely the next three to ...

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  4. Hyde5: FIve thoughts on Dolphins Saturday scrimmageRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... And when the first-team defense came in for a series, Miller ran twice for no gain. But he did pick up Philip Wheeler in a blitz another concern with him last year. For this kind of scrimmage, it was some stuff you need to see from Miller after two ...

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  5. Miami Dolphins practice report: Credo on T-shirts indicate players accept accountabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Palm Beach Post

    ... work of the linebacking corps. Koa Misi has moved from outside to the middle, flanked by Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler. "I don't think there have been huge adjustments," Philbin said. After 19 years as a sports writer, copy editor and assistant ...

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  6. Dolphins Defense Looking Sharp So Far In CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... The 2013 offseason saw Miami spend a pretty penny on a pair of linebackers in Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler. Both struggled throughout the season, with Ellerbe having a hard time adjusting to playing middle linebacker for the first time in his ...

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  7. Practice report (Day 4): LIVE updates from Dolphins training campRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... for a short gain on 2nd play. He's clearly working despite getting nicked up on Sunday. -- I really like Philip Wheeler as a blitzing linebacker. I think he excelled at Georgia Tech as a pass rusher. That's how I think he works best. -- Today begun ...

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  8. Dolphins' linebackers showing promiseRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Don't tell Dolphins linebacker Philip Wheeler that his unit was largely to blame for the defense ranking 24th in the NFL against the run last season.

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  9. Top Three Storylines: Miami Dolphins Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | NFLSpinZone

    ... during camp. It wasn't just the run game that struggled, though. Starting linebackers Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler drastically under-performed and, at times, the secondary was erratic. Heading into training camp, it is no secret the defense ...

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  10. Dolphins Hit The Field For First Camp Practice On FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... general manager Jeff Ireland spent a lot of money last offseason brining in free agents Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler but both players underachieved defending both the passing and running game. Miami is hoping that the solution to this problem ...

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  11. Ranking the 10 Biggest Upgrades Miami Dolphins Made This OffseasonRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... This won't fix the other problem in the linebacking unit, the weak-side or WILL Linebacker. That's still Philip Wheeler unless Jelani Jenkins or Jordan Tripp can make some noise (Tripp could play some middle linebacker as well, depending on how he ...

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  12. Revamped OL will be Dolphins' focus in campRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... rom their linebacking corps, but didn't address the position in free agency or the draft. Dannell Ellerbe and Philip Wheeler will likely be the other starters in Miami's 4-3 scheme.

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  13. Miami Dolphins' Training Camp To-Do ListRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... metrics (subscription required). Dannell Ellerbe was one of the worst middle linebackers in the NFL, and Philip Wheeler was one of the worst outside linebackers in the league. The Dolphins are moving Misi to the middle, or at least trying it out. ...

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  14. Miami Dolphins Will Boast League's Most Dangerous Pass Rush in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... corps is even equipped to hunt quarterbacks. Despite his lackluster play in virtually every other aspect, Philip Wheeler produced the second-most hurries among 4-3 outside linebackers in 2013 and Dannell Ellerbe , despite grading miserably against ...

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  15. 2014 Training Camp Preview: LinebackersRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Miami Dolphins

    ... to back up just about anywhere at linebacker. Trusnik has started two games each of the last two seasons. a Philip Wheeler (6-2, 240) - In his first season in Miami after coming over from the Oakland Raiders, Wheeler led the Dolphins with a ...

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  16. 5 Miami Dolphins Players Who Will Surprise During Training CampRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... caught five touchdowns this year, but if Michael Egnew did it, it would come as a shocker. On the flip side, Philip Wheeler surprised everyone with such a horrendous season in 2013 that any positive play from him this year would do the same. With ...

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  17. Dolphins pass rusher Dion Jordan suspended first four gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... player to fill that role for Miami's best defensive package. Possible candidates are Vernon and linebackers Philip Wheeler and Jelani Jenkins. Jordan's absence also increases the possibility that Jared Odrick might be called on to play defensive end ...

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  18. NFL suspends Dion Jordan four games for taking banned stimulantsRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... player to fill that role for Miami's best defensive package. Possible candidates are Vernon and linebackers Philip Wheeler and Jelani Jenkins. Jordan's absence also increases the possibility that Jared Odrick might be called on to play defensive end ...

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  19. 5 Miami Dolphins Storylines to Follow During Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... and strong-side backers respectively, but the intriguing battle is for the weak-side job between veteran Philip Wheeler and second-year player Jelani Jenkins. Jenkins has a real shot to start. Jarvis Landry (pictured) could end up being Miami's top ...

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  20. Dolphins need to forge their identity through defense -- againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... much of the defensive success will hinge on how well the linebacker trio of Dannell Ellerbe , Koa Misi and Philip Wheeler plays, and how well the rest of the secondary plays. Those remain big wildcards. The defense also has to improve from its 24 ...

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