I think with an injury plagued year, my worth wasn’t where I think it was at ... I took a gamble on myself and said that I am better than everyone thinks I am. This is definitely where I want to be long-term, but I just want to prove to them that I am better than last year.
The Dolphins certainly hope (Dion remains a trim 264 pounds) because Miami plans to use Sims as the tight end paired with Dustin Keller in the team's two tight ends packages ... Because Keller, a free agent addition who spent his first five NFL seasons with the Jets, has a reputation as a limited blocker Miami will need Sims to excel in that area.More quotes »
Cumberland signs RFA tender
tender -- worth $1.32 million a year -- to the backup tight end, who caught 29 passes for 359 yards and three touchdowns in Dustin Keller's absence last season.With Keller now in Miami, the Jets will look to add depth and skill at the tight end position. They Read more »
Jets keeping 'options open' with WR Edwards
free-agent bargains as they try to patch the holes on their roster. The offense currently is in a tenuous state after tight end Dustin Keller and running back Shonn Greene bolted for other teams. (To replace Greene, the Jets signed running back Mike Goodson Read more »
Dustin Keller leaves Jets for Dolphins
Dustin Keller, it came down to winning. And that singular goal led him straight to Miami, he said.The free-agent tight end inked a one-year deal with the Miami Dolphins Friday. According to multiple reports, it's worth $4.25 million, including $2.25 million Read more »
Keller reportedly will visit Dolphins
Keller is set to meet with the Miami Dolphins, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.The free-agent tight end played in just eight games in 2012 (including five starts) because of a nagging hamstring injury.The Dolphins already have made a splash in free agency, Read more »
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New York Jets Flight Connections 05-23-13
links to articles about the NFL's New York Jets. MiamiDolphins.com: Dustin Keller wants to re-establish himself as a top tight end. OSN: Calvin Johnson says that he played the 2012 season with a broken heart. And lastly, Manny Arceneaux has signed on with 5/23/13 from Gang Green Nation: For New York Jets Fans Read more »
Transcript: Tannehill--'Last year at this time, my head was spinning'
team-provided transcript of quarterback Ryan Tannehill's press session on Tuesday: (On what he's learned about Dustin Keller, Brandon Gibson and Mike Wallace so far) – “Yeah you know we’re still learning, but I’m excited about what I see from those guys. They’re from Orlando Sentinel Read more »
Miami Dolphins Over/Under: Dustin Keller
Keller catches a touchdown pass in Sun Life Stadium. A sign of things to come? The Miami Dolphins haven’t had a legitimate seam-stretching tight end on their roster since 2006 when Randy McMichael was one of the league’s most talented at the position but never from Dolphins Gab - The Definitive Miami Dolphins Blog Read more »
Hartline ranks Dolphins' WRs as top in AFC East; Is he wrong?
Dolphins have had a crazy offseason. The team signed wide receivers Mike Wallace and Brandon Gibson, along with tight end Dustin Keller, in free agency. Miami also brought back their leading receiver from last year, re-signing Brian Hartline to a five year from The Phinsider Read more »
5 New York Jets Poised for a Breakout Campaign in 2013
appears destined to get a serious chance to prove himself as a starting-caliber talent in the NFL this season. The departure of Dustin Keller seems detrimental from a playmaking standpoint. However, Cumberland was modestly efficient at filling in as the team's from Bleacher Report Read more »