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    The Fall of the Miami Dolphins: Can They Rebuild with Current Group?

    Kirby Lee Ė US PRESSWIRE

    After five consecutive playoff appearances, the Miami Dolphins have made it to the playoffs just once since 2001. Since Dan Marinoís retirement in 1999, the Dolphins havenít had an elite quarterback to lead them. The rushing game has been a patchwork job from mediocre players like Ricky Williams and Ronnie Brown, with Wildcat formation trickery. Itís been a long and steady decline since Marino retired, but things finally appear to be turning around for the Miami Dolphins as a franchise.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dlockz View Post
    I stopped reading at Ricky williams mediocre
    I completely agree with this statement. Ricky was a beast, heck I wish our Running backs now were as good as Ricky was.
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    What the crap is this guy smokin? Ricky had one of the best years for a running back in nfl history? Mediocre? Lost all credibility if he had any to begin with.
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    well i know it's not popular history but at the beginning of his career ronnie brown was a top5 back. Then the injury bug hit him, but i dont think he was mediocre.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ojmcduffy View Post
    well i know it's not popular history but at the beginning of his career ronnie brown was a top5 back. Then the injury bug hit him, but i dont think he was mediocre.
    Ronnie Brown had brief flashes of being a top 5 back. He was never able to maintain it for even a season. He was a horrible pick at #2, though he does look better in comparison to the other running backs this team has drafted since 2005 (I'd take Ronnie Brown over Daniel Thomas any day of the week, but at least Thomas wasn't drafted at the top of the first round).
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    Quote Originally Posted by Adam Strange View Post
    Ronnie Brown had brief flashes of being a top 5 back. He was never able to maintain it for even a season. He was a horrible pick at #2, though he does look better in comparison to the other running backs this team has drafted since 2005 (I'd take Ronnie Brown over Daniel Thomas any day of the week, but at least Thomas wasn't drafted at the top of the first round).
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    Lol we could have had ****ing Aaron Rodgers.
    The fact that people are so hung up over Matt Ryan when we could have had Rodgers baffles me Injury aside Long has played liked a first overall pick, at the time Long over Ryan made sense but imagine what would have happened if we had taken Rodgers, Ryan is a good QB but Rodgers will go down as one of the best of all time when he retires.
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