UPDATE: An 11 AM press conference will be conducted at the Davie facility. Parcells and Ireland will be addressing the media on the situations and todays’ events.
UPDATE: According to 560 AM in Miami, the coaching staff including Dom Capers and Mike Mularkey have also been fired. Strap on your belts this is going to be a busy busy day.
The end has come for the 1 year Miami Dolphins head coach…Cam Cameron was officially canned this morning. An announcment will be made sometime this morning.
Reported on ESPN, the firing makes way for the likely hire of Tony Sparano the Dallas Cowboy asst. HC and Oline coach. The Dolphins will have to act fast if they wish to interview TS as the window closes on Saturday with the Boyz in the playoffs.
Cameron finishes his first year as an NFL HC with 1 win and posting the worst record in Miami Dolphins history.
More on the situation as it becomes clearer and announced out of Miami.
In other news…Miami assistant secondary coach Michael Dumas was arrested Christmas night for striking his 19 year old step-son in a domestic case. Witnesses said that Dumas was drinking. The fight entered the home where the 19 year old grabbed an knife and scissors to protect himself. The boy did not wish to press charges, but officers arrested Dumas and took him to jail.
Dumas has a history of problems in south Florida and this latest incident will likely spell the end of his tenure in Miami.
This is Dumas’ third arrest in Florida, according to state records. In September 2002, Fort Lauderdale police charged him with battery on an officer and resisting arrest without violence. He pled no contest and received a suspended sentence.He was arrested again in Sunrise in August 2004 for violation of probation. – Sun-Sentinel