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The Dolphins priority has got to be pass-rush

Yesterday I presented to you the positions of need for the Dolphins.

Yesterday I asked you to give me what you believe to be Miami's priority in the coming April 25-26 draft.

Today I'll tell you I believe the priority for the Dolphins will be pass-rush, followed by cornerback, followed by wide receiver.

Why pass rush?

Because that's Bill Parcells running the draft and he believes in knocking down the quarterback and winning at the line of scrimmage. Because a great pass rush instantly improves your secondary. Because a great pass rush gets the defense off the field. Because a great pass rush can turn a promised field goal try into a punt. Because Joey Porter was Miami's sack leader in 2008 and he is 32 years old. Because Matt Roth was second on the team in sacks last year with only five. Because Jason Taylor is more likely to sign with New England after the draft. Because Cameron Wake has great pass-rush potential but has shown it only in the CFL.

None of this means the Dolphins won't add a cornerback. It doesn't mean they will turn their backs on a receiver. Fact is, they're probably going to pick the highest player on their board regardless of position.

But pass-rush is very important in my opinion. And that makes it the priority area the Dolphins cannot overlook.

[I will be on the air at 790 The Ticket from 3-7 p.m. Friday. You can listen live even if you're not in South Florida at 790theticket.com. You can also call the show toll free from anywhere in the U.S. at 1-888-790-3776. I'll be happy to talk Dolphins with you. Think of it as a live blog on radio! God bless you all on this Good Friday. And a prosperous and joyous Pesach to my Jewish brothers and sisters.]

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Sounds like the Cuban is armed and dangerous!
Lock and load bay! You go, Cubano.

Billy, why dont you go to the sun sentinal if you dont like mandos writings. i also hear they have a great gay blog you can find others like yourself(not that there's anything wrong with that.)

Aqua 1, i will not use this name again that is Aqua 2 out of respect that you choose it first.

Billy.P......do you work in wall mart in receiving cause you sound like one dumb sales man

Looking For new name, these are some of the alias that i used a while ago, you can take em if you want , beef supreme, major buckwald, or snake( yeah snake sisssss) on second thought dont youse snake.

Laughing MFAO!! "Posted by I am looking for a new name."
That is fuuunny, dude!!
"Three cheers for the artist formerly known as Aqua 2."

Gort is my new name because it has every thing i have grace,power and vents.

CUBAN ,these old names of yours are cement when people hear them they become alert and worry some but Gort it's from the hudson movie days of the 1950, do you remember him acting like real man with Doris.day when people use to take a shower every day to clean

Why don't you use the name "gopats"

Gort, Vents L.m.f.a.o

Calling all Dolfans!
We are looking for a new moniker for the artist formerly known as Aqua 2.
Technically he may avoid being sued for infringment because he did use 2 instead of my "Aqua 1," but I think a case could be made. So for the sake of good sportmanship and having him avoid sharing a cell with some guy named Bubba, lets see if we can't help our fellow Dolfan brother and share some new names for him to use.

I agree that a pass rusher is needed but with the signing of wake it doesn't seem as needed as cb and I also believe that the dolphins and jason taylor have an agreement that he will be signed after the deadline that would cost the dolphins a draft pick in july it is true that a good pass rush makes the secondary better but it is also true that a good secondary makes the pass rush better and with brady in our division and moss welker and T.O. as well we need a shutdown corner 2 if we can get them and of course the jets don't have a QB or a WR worth mentioning and are doomed to another year of being the league joke and a disappointment to their fans across the globe got love their consistency

Sounds good Gort enjoy the destution that you'll cause and also enjoy the (s.l.m.f.a.o) vents bro.

calling all fin fans....i changed my mind and i am going back to use my nice name Aqua 2 and i hope the donkey Aqua 1 just change his name to some other name.

"Billy, why dont you go to the sun sentinal if you dont like mandos writings. i also hear they have a great gay blog you can find others like yourself(not that there's anything wrong with that.)"

Hey scoop,

HOW close were you to hitting "submit" before you panicked and saw "if you dont like MY writings" and changed it to "if you dont like MANDOS writing"?

You're a FKN JOKE scoop...you are a a FKN liar,a FRAUD and a piss poor "journalist" in EVERY WAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You've whined about EVERY move I've made this year and cried about "We MUST HAVE a WR!" for 4 weeks THEN you cry "CB is the #1 priority!" for about 3 weeks now but AFTER I lay it out for you you get on board with the front 7 notion so when I do build the nastiest Front 7 in the history of the NFL you can act as if you were right and you will probably claim an "inside source" gave you the info.

Practiced you're Burger King mantra today? By the way, I love young boys.

That Should say "enjoy the destruction" my bad iam on the cell phone.

when i read some here i feel i am very normal . wow...mr crazy BILLY.....crazy minds .i am gone

Billy,M@@C, rex, carol, cindy or are you today MARSHA, MARSHA, MARSHA? , please stop taking all those estrogen pills and have that sex change already....please, if your going to act like a lil bit@h have the operation so you can at least look like a chick.

"Looking for a new name."
As you shall be referred to from this day forward.
Change your mind all you want little man. Just remember your decision when Bubba has you curled up in a fetal position under his torso, with one arm wrapped around you and the other stroking your hair and blowing in your ear. CHUMP!!

you see aqua 1 ,i told you i am not going to use the name again and that was the end of it but then you came back with no class and you talked like i was scared of you and that not nice of you. if you going to stop talking like a bully i promise you now never to use my name Aqua 2 or Aqua 7 again.

EXCELLENT retort scoop..you win!..LMFAOROFLAO

Ain't it just freakn awesome when the "beat writer" for the local paper who covers a Profesional Football team ,who fans from ALL across the globe will find links to,has such a joke for a "blog" where 97.8% of the posters talk about poems,movie remakes,picnics and other GRADE SCHOOL BS?

It would be MUCH different IF this was your facebook blog or some other meaningless outlet scoop BUT some poor souls think you actually know what we're thinking about doing,are going to do or should do to better this team because you represent the local paper who covers the team and THAT is the appalling part!

" Looking for new name."
A. Where do I say your scared? (read the blog again, if you want).
B. Don't question my class.
C. Don't call me a donkey... unless you know how I'm hung.
And D. Suit yourself. ...Truce? Or no?

"now Billy you need to go to bed littleman., the small school bus will be here early and you know how crankey you get. make sure you wear your bike helmet and your flotation devices on your arms tommarrow, now be a good little wanker and go to bed.

"now Billy you need to go to bed littleman., the small school bus will be here early and you know how crankey you get. make sure you wear your bike helmet and your flotation devices on your arms tommarrow, now be a good little wanker and go to bed.

"now Billy you need to go to bed littleman., the small school bus will be here early and you know how crankey you get. make sure you wear your bike helmet and your flotation devices on your arms tommarrow, now be a good little wanker and go to bed.

IT'S A BLOG NO MORE NO LESS, don't take it like it's important stuff other wise we will sound like billy in here, have good time and peace for you and me.for your points of A,B,C and D,Pick the answer you want,i wish we can speak only in good and fun but no other way.bty,aqua 1 the best name on here.

How about "Gort with Vents"

"billy" quit trying to act like ur the tuna and accusing our good friend mando of being crazy. obviously ur the crazy one here and if u don't like it than leave cause no one wants to read ur bìtçhý comments anyway. if u really like reading a bunch of random peoples opinions about the dolphins then skip all the other stuff. however i will continue to read a select few peoples comments ( some of which are cuban, souljahbeats, nathanial, nj fin fan, and a few others ) because only a few people on here keep it intresting

"Aqua 2" u should use Aqua Supreme or somthing like that

fsudolphins13.....my name now is gort , when i started writing under aqua 2 i said to my self why this person chosse to add 1 next to aqua so i said lets get him in here to talk to him about it and that all for fun but once it's going to be a bad fight i don't want to be part of it,any way thank you for saying you like to read fin fan cause that's me

Fsudolphins 13 . WOW ! . Thanks I really appreciate that. Same here.

IF you don't want to read my comments about your "good friend" scoop then how and why are you responding to a comment you didn't read?

i never said those are the only people i read. i usually read the 1st line of every comment to see if i feel like reading it. BTW smart move gort, i also try to avoid most conflict unless i feel like debating

Billy reminds me of the kid everyone slapped around in school. All he does is whine and moan like a little b itch.

lol well put matty
he also reminds me of piggy in "Lord of the Flies"

Armando, I listened to your radio show for some time today. You were much more entertaining and informative and thoughtful that Dan and his minions usually are. Your explanation of the JT timeline was outstanding. Very good job man.

I can't wait until the schedule comes out next week... Anyone think we'll have the season opener at home this year? What about prime time games (monday, sunday, or thursday night)?

ACTUALLY "Matty"..I was the one smacking the taste out of the mouthes of smart ass,arrogant and condescending puss' like YOU and "scoop"!

Reading some of the comments I get the feeling Billy P thinks Armando spends all day blogging on his own blog. I live in South Florida and I know he spent four hours on the radio today because I heard most of it until around 6ish. So I don't think you got it right Billy P.

I do see you, however, spent most of the day on "Scoop's" blog. Seems it is you that are driving his numbers through the roof.

i hope we will have a few primetime games... i almost never get to see us play cause i only have 2 channels

Mando....you must have read my post at one in the morning the previous article....good work.

That last post gave it away. Billy P is Marc .

I would be estatic to see the Dolphins take, mathews jr. or brian cushing no. 1 overall. I have a feeling there is going to be some slip ups and trades in the earlier rounds, hakeem nicks or daruis butler would be awesome if they fell to us. If i had to go with my gut i would say mathews jr. would fit nicley.With Sean Smith taken high in the second round. Then there will be a de/lb or rb taken from some school you've never heard of for a late second (that's a joke) Parcells is looking for his new Ware and Marion Barber. Physical football savoy guys who MAKE plays CONSITENTLY.

I agree, Mando. Pass rush has to be the priority. We must sign JT for two reasons: 1. He gives us the pass rush we need for about the next two or three years. 2. So the Belicheaters don't get him and win their first legit superbowl. As for our first rounder, take the best available out of those three glaring needs.

Gort's a cool name!
I don't know know what the hell it means...but its a cool name!

Anyway...The Dolphins checked out Frantz Joseph, people. (Florida Atlantic ILB) He's aggressive and a thumper. Could be a mid round pick.

kristopherarthur......Sean Smith would be a great present in the 2nd but he won't make it out of the first round.........

LOOK WE'RE TAKING A WR

AND WE WILL WIN THE SUPER BOWL,DON'T ASK ME HOW? I FEEL IT COMING .GO FINS UNDER THE LEADER SHIP OF THE WISE MAN CHAD.HENNE.

UNLESS DAVIS IS THERE WE GET A WR........... WE DON'T HAVE THAT GUY WHO CAN CATCH AND BREAK A TACKLE ALL THESE WR'S ARE GAME CHANGERS. SAY WHAT YOU WANT TAKE HEY-BEY OR BRITT WITH THAT 25TH PICK. LAST #1 WR WAS WHO............. ALSO LIKE NICKS WHO IS MORE SURE HANDED BUT HE HAD MORE PLAYING TIME BUT COACH CAN TEACH YOU HOW TO CATCH BETTER BUT CAN'T TEACH SPEED..... DAVIS I THINK WOULD BE TAKING IF THERE EVEN THOUGH I FEEL SEAN SMITH IS A BETTER PLAY MAKER. GOOD HANDS ALOT OF TAKE AWAYS,AND I WOULD LOVE TO SEE US GET BOTH SMITH AND DAVIS PLAYIN CB WILL LOOK NICE. AND GET [ROBISKI]WITH THE OTHER #2. OR MURPHY FROM FLORIDA......

DOLPHINEST...CAN YOU PLEASE TURN YOUR CAPS LOCK OFF, IT HURT MY EYES,WILL YOU?

AFC EAST CHAMPS.........IS A FAKE......... YOUR A FAKE.........A PHONEY .......... YOUR FAKER THAN THE LV BAGS IN NEW YORK......... I SEEN YOUR KIND BEFORE YOUR NOT ORIGINAL JUST SOME SICK MIXED UP INDIVISUAL. YOUR WAYS AN ACTIONS IS LIKE THOSE OF A SAVAGE

DID YOU GUYS LIKE THAT?

AFC EAST CHAMP IS DIFFERENT NAME THAN THE AFC EAST CHAMPS, ANY ONE KNOWS IF WE ARE GOING TO HAVE WR AS FIRST PICK?

THE AFC EAST CHAMPS.....I AM GOING TO START WRITING UNDER THE NAME "CHAMP" ONLY LIKE THIS UR HAPPY AND I AM TOO BECAUSE I AM NOT A SAVAGE.GO FINS and no caps any more for me.

FIN FAN STUCK IN OHIO is none other than the JASON TAYLOR loving JED. JASON! JASON ! JASON ! JASON !

AQUA 1. The dolphins also brought in F. JOSEPH about 2 weeks ago .

Mr Bunglito, what our chances to win the super bowl without JASOn?

Slim and none.

thank you mr j-ed for answering my question, would you like to tell me how then we are going to win the super bowl this year?

Well even though we need some more help rushing the pass I do not think an OLB is our biggest need aside from Corner and Nose Tackle then maybe if Wake pans out then we should be ok,I say draft our Corner at 25,then Ron Brace or Clint Sintim with one of our seconds as for our WR we can draft guys like Tate,Robiskie,Barden,Collie or Marko Mitchell in the 3rd or 4th

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