Entries by Ethan Skolnick

Why did teams pass on Dolphins’ Preston Williams?

He goes by the unicorn. But there isn’t just a solitary reason why a player of Preston Williams’ talent was available to the Miami Dolphins after the draft. Our Chris Kouffman (@CKParrot) called this when the Dolphins signed Preston Williams, gushing over his tape. And even as Williams flashed on the Davie field, day after […]

Jarren Williams is the Hurricanes’ QB1

Well, that was suspenseful. Manny Diaz, the new coach of the Miami Hurricanes, hadn’t revealed much about the quarterback competition between holdovers Jarren Williams and N’Kosi Perry, and transfer Tate Martell. But a day before Media Day, Diaz spilled the goods. The winner is Williams, who nearly left the program last season, a couple of […]

Kenny Stills gets death threats, doesn’t back down

Preston Williams, the undrafted free agent that our Chris Kouffman (@CKParrot) told you all about on the day he signed, was the star of the Dolphins’ 34-27 win in their preseason opener. But that’s not the receiver everyone ran to first in the Dolphins locker room. That, naturally, was Kenny Stills, after the outspoken community […]

Why are 76ers fans acting so stupid?

There’s a reason for the Miami Heat to have a rivalry with many of the teams in the NBA’s Eastern Conference. The Knicks…. naturally, though that’s now going back more than two decades to any real relevancy. The Pacers, because of all those times Paul George fell short in South Florida, after his stops at […]

Dolphins coach Brian Flores fires his first

The Miami Dolphins still haven’t played their first preseason game under Brian Flores. But he’s already making it clear that he will not hesitate to make changes, even if they are changes to his original direction. The first of note was today’s firing of offensive line coach Pat Flaherty. Here’s how it played out on Twitter: […]

Is Bam the Heat’s bridge to the future?

There is a lot of buzz around Bam Adebayo. Especially now that Hassan Whiteside is no longer around. The Heat’s 2017 first round pick was a metrics standout after he finally replaced Whiteside in the starting lineup last season, and the Heat — publicly and privately — have not been shy about their feelings for […]