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Dolphins CB Xavien Howard on defending Texans WR DeAndre Hopkins

Miami Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howards talks about facing Houston Texans start receiver DeAndre Hopkins.

Dolphins defense relying on big plays to force turnovers, limit opponents in red zone

Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso has been flying all over the football field, working his way toward consideration for his first Pro Bowl. Xavien Howard is becoming a feared cover cornerback, and could become a franchise cornerstone for the Dolphins this offseason. Safety Reshad Jones has returned...

Dolphins cornerback Bobby McCain says he's "feeling good" expects to play

The Miami Dolphins secondary could become whole for the first time this month when Bobby McCain returns from the knee injury that forced the starting cornerback to miss most of the past three games. “Those were the first couple games I missed in my career,” said McCain, who is listed as questionable...

Adam Gase says Kiko Alonso sets the tempo for Dolphins defense

The Dolphins’ offseason emphasis on forcing turnovers is continuing to pay dividends this season. Linebacker Kiko Alonso has been the anchor, while defensive backs Xavien Howard, Reshad Jones and T.J. McDonald have been vital assets for the Dolphins defense, which leads the NFL with 11 interceptions...
Windy City Gridiron Oct 10, 2018
The Miami Dolphins lack an identity, but is that really a bad thing?

The Miami Dolphins lack an identity, but is that really a bad thing?

The Bears head to sunny Florida this Sunday to face the 3-2 Miami Dolphins. What’s their deal, anyway? What is there to say about the Miami Dolphins? For year’s they’ve bounced around the 8-8 mark in obscurity, with an occasional forgettable down year or more-forgettable wild card loss. Who are their stars? Ndomukong Suh, Jarvis Landry, and Dan Marino, right? Seriously, looking through their roster, the only names that stand out are Reshad Jones, late-2017 breakout cornerback Xavien Howard, rookie safety Minkah Fitzpatrick, and...I’d say Cameron Wake but he’s about old enough to...

Dolphins' Xavien Howard willing to move inside when needed to be a legitimate lockdown cornerback

The Cincinnati Bengals moved A.J. Green to slot receiver a lot to get him away from Miami Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard, who feels like he needs to learn how to play nickel to prevent teams from doing that.

Will Xavien Howard shadow Bengals receiver A.J. Green?

Dolphins defensive coordinator Matt Burke explains the thought process of having Xavien Howard shadow elite receivers like A.J. Green.
NESN.com Oct 1, 2018
Dolphins Tricked Tom Brady Into Interception With Move QB Hadn’t Seen ‘In 10 Years’

Dolphins Tricked Tom Brady Into Interception With Move QB Hadn’t Seen ‘In 10 Years’

It’s not easy to fool Tom Brady, but Miami Dolphins cornerback Bobby McCain successfully duped the New England Patriots quarterback... Read More »

Dolphins cornerback Bobby McCain suffers knee injury during loss to Patriots

The Miami Dolphins played the second half of Sunday’s game against the New England Patriots without Bobby McCain after the starting cornerback suffered a left knee injury in the first half of Miami’s 38-7 loss to the Patriots. He was replaced by Torry McTyer, who has served as Miami’s top backup...

Kelly: Dolphins' Xavien Howard is type of talent that elevates an NFL franchise | Commentary

Xavien Howard wants you to test him. Go ahead opposing quarterbacks, he dares you. The Miami Dolphins cornerback wants the opportunity to continue building his reputation and enhancing his brand as a shutdown cornerback. There’s already plenty of evidence that this third-year player has a bright...
The Phinsider Sep 24, 2018
The Splash Zone 9/24/18: Your Miami Dolphins Are 3-0

The Splash Zone 9/24/18: Your Miami Dolphins Are 3-0

Welcome to the Splash Zone, the quickest way to get your day started off right. We bring you a rundown of Miami Dolphins news from the last 24 hours. It wasn’t pretty, but the Miami Dolphins found a way to win yesterdays game against the Oakland Raiders. Xavien Howard stepped up as he shadowed Amari Cooper and made him completely useless. The defense missed Reshad Jones though as the Pro Bowl safety was declared inactive before the game. Ryan Tannehill continues to play solid football and Jakeem Grant is finding a home in this offense. The team will have a real test next...

McCain: Dolphins have NFL's fastest receiver unit; Howard one of league's top cornerbacks

Dolphins cornerback Bobby McCain says Miami’s receivers are the fastest in the NFL, and that Xavien Howard has become one of the league's best cornerbacks.

Howard: Dolphins' defense and offense 'feeding off each other'

Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard says Miami’s opportunistic defense and offense are playing complementary football.
The Phinsider Sep 23, 2018
Immediate reactions to Dolphins victory over Raiders

Immediate reactions to Dolphins victory over Raiders

The Miami Dolphins beat the Oakland Raiders 28-20 to move to 3-0 on the season and continue to lead the AFC East. The Raiders fell to 0-3 on the year. Miami turned it on late in the game, scoring 14 points in the fourth quarter and 21 points in the second half. Immediate Reactions This was never a pretty game, though there were some pretty moments. There were some pretty plays on offense and on defense. Xavien Howard had two interceptions in the game. Ryan Tannehill had some good throws. Albert Wilson had a great throw and a great touchdown run. Jakeem Grant looked good on two touchdowns....

Xavien Howard on his first interception: 'The receiver stopped'

Howard on becoming one of top corners in NFL: 'It's what it's all about to me'

Xavien Howard Photos

Dolphins Player News

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    DeVante Parker

    Dolphins' DeVante Parker disapproves agent's comments, reiterates desire to be in Miami

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    Albert Wilson

    The Splash Zone 10/23/18: Dolphins Hit By Injury Bug

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    Ryan Tannehill

    Dolphins' Gase on Parker: We don't have any more receivers, I'm pretty sure he's going to play

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    Brock Osweiler

    Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill will begin light throwing; Brock Osweiler to start vs. Texans

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    Kenny Stills

    The Splash Zone 10/23/18: Dolphins Hit By Injury Bug

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    Jakeem Grant

    The Splash Zone 10/23/18: Dolphins Hit By Injury Bug

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    Xavien Howard

    Dolphins CB Xavien Howard on defending Texans WR DeAndre Hopkins

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    Danny Amendola

    The Splash Zone 10/23/18: Dolphins Hit By Injury Bug

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    Jesse Davis

    Jesse Davis on why Dolphins struggled against Lions

  • Cameron Wake

    Lions at Dolphins inactives list: Cameron Wake, Bobby McCain return for Miami