The NFL weekly award nominations have trickled in and the Miami Dolphins are continuing their nomination domination with yet another 2 nominees. This week, the Dolphins Yeremiah Bell has been nominated for the GMC Sierra Defensive Player of the Week…as well as the Phinphanatic.com Player of the week…Vote below!
Bell had 8 tackles but the most important pass breakup came in the 4th quarter when he swatted down the game tieing 2 point conversion.
The NFL has also seen fit to nominate Phins LT Jake Long for the Diet Pepsi Rookie of the Week award. Long was part of the offensive line that gave up 2 sacks and 155 yards on the ground, and 2 touchdowns. This is Jakes 2nd nomination.
The Dolphins made a move on Monday as well cutting Brannon Conden and resigning Courtney Bryan. Bryan was in training camp but was cut. Both moves were made for special teams purposes. The Dolphins rank dead last in kick-off coverage in the NFL.