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Kyle brings the most comprehensive analysis and commentary on the Miami Dolphins with the Locked On Dolphins podcast. From film breakdowns, to analytics, to the hot stories surrounding the Fins, Kyle (@GrindingTheTape) is the go-to source for all things Dolphins football. Daily, we explore the entire NFL calendar from free agency, to the draft, through training camp, and preview/review each game on Miami's NFL schedule. Listen to Locked On Dolphins, part of the Locked On Podcast Network, to be the most educated Fins fan you can be.

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The Offensive Balance Issue The Dolphins Must R...
Miami's tendencies on offense must find better balance in this key area in 2021.
26 min
2
Building The Perfect Hybrid QB From Dolphins St...
If you built a Frankenstein's monster of Dolphins quarterback since Dan Marino, what would it look like?
26 min
3
How Do The Dolphins Measure Up To NFL In 3-Year...
PFF conducted a 3-year assessment of all 32 NFL franchises and their current forecast. How does Chris Grier's team measure up?
25 min
4
Power To The Pod - Episode LXVI
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
27 min
5
Which Teams Should Miami Call If Xavien Howard ...
Cornerback Xavien Howard's standoff with Miami over his contract could result in a trade demand. If it does, who should Miami field calls from?
23 min
6
Building The Perfect Hybrid WR From Current Dol...
If you could take the best trait from the Dolphins' pass catchers, what would the final product look like?
26 min
7
Miami Dolphins' Process & Results Align On Day ...
A bounce back for Miami's offense on Day 2 of minicamp, interesting comments from Dan Orlovsky on Tua & Albert Wilson on Jaylen Waddle and more!
27 min
8
Xavien Howard Officially Holding Out & *Tua* Ma...
Miami Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard: officially holding out. Tua Tagovailoa with a rough start to minicamp. Here's the skinny!
31 min
9
Power To The Pod - Episode LXV
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
32 min
10
Dolphins Extend LB Jerome Baker To Three-Year Deal
Dolphins LB Jerome Baker will be a member of the team through at least 2024 after the newest extension.
23 min
11
The Most Compelling Storyline From All 17 Miami...
What is the biggest, most interesting storyline to watch each week this year? We go over our best topics for each game.
28 min
12
Dolphins Sign Jaelan Phillips, A 2019 Revelatio...
Miami has inked 1st-round defensive end Jaelan Phillips, leaving just three unsigned rookies from the 2021 class.
21 min
13
Reacting To Dolphins' Plans To Host Joint Pract...
The Dolphins will host joint practice with Atlanta in the preseason despite Miami facing them in the regular season. Why it makes sense and more!
21 min
14
Power To The Pod - Episode LXIV
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
33 min
15
Next Gen Stats ID's Two Miami Dolphins As Top C...
You can probably guess who was the first Miami Dolphin to be recognized by NFL's Next Gen Stats — but what about the second?
21 min
16
Why 2-High Safety Shells Will Be A Litmus Test ...
If teams test Miami with 2-high safeties, the Dolphins' ability to make them pay will be a big measuring stick for the year ahead.
27 min
17
Eric Rowe's Alpha Mentality & Tua's Trainer Sha...
Eric Rowe: confirmed alpha. He's already got a game circled on the schedule. And a look into Tua's health from 2020 thanks to his offseason trainer.
24 min
18
Three Key Statistics About The 2021 Miami Dolph...
Mike Gesicki's ability after the catch? Miami's spending at WR? And turnovers created? Here's three stats you need to know about the 2021 Dolphins.
23 min
19
Power To The Pod - Episode LXIII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
39 min
20
Forecasting The Production Of The Dolphins' Pas...
Mike Clay of ESPN has released his projected targets for the Dolphins' passing game. If it came through, what would we expect to see from each major contributor?
24 min
21
2022 Salary Cap Announcement Adjusts Expectatio...
The NFL owners and NFLPA have agreed upon a 2022 cap ceiling. What does that mean for the Dolphins' young cornerstones?
31 min
22
Tua Tagovailoa's Big Revelation
Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa spoke about his rookie campaign and was more honest than he's ever been — what it tells us about his potential in 2021 and what to now make of his rookie season.
23 min
23
New Theories From This Week's Dolphins Assistan...
Each of the major assistant coaches on staff for the Dolphins met with the media over the last two days. What are some of the new theories regarding the comments we've heard?
24 min
24
Power To The Pod - Episode LXII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
34 min
25
How Do Dolphins' Defensive Units Stack Up To AF...
How do each of the units in Miami's defense stack up to the rest of the AFC East?
28 min
26
How Do Dolphins' Offensive Units Stack Up To AF...
How do each of the units in Miami's offense stack up to the rest of the AFC East?
34 min
27
Post-June 1st Candidates For The Dolphins & Els...
Who are Miami's best Post-June 1st cut candidates and do any of the other candidates across the league make sense for the Dolphins?
29 min
28
How We Can Expect The Dolphins' 2021 Offense To...
RB Myles Gaskin told reporters on Monday that the Dolphins' 2021 playbook was "very different". Here's a working theory on one way it could differ from 2020.
22 min
29
Power To The Pod - Episode LXI
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
37 min
30
What Do The Betting Odds Tell Us About Expectat...
BetOnline has ample futures odds for the 2021 season. What do they say about this year's Dolphins squad?
22 min
31
The Way Too Early 2021 Miami Dolphins Schedule ...
We now know the Miami Dolphins' 2021 schedule. But what will their record be at the end of it all? Are the playoffs in their future?
38 min
32
Reacting To The Dolphins' Complete 2021 Schedul...
The Miami Dolphins' 2021 schedule has been released. Here's who they play and when.
24 min
33
Comparing The Dolphins' Offseason Efforts To Th...
How much better (or worse) are the Miami Dolphins now versus the competition in the AFC East versus the beginning of the offseason?
25 min
34
Power To The Pod - Episode LX
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
36 min
35
What To Hope For In The Miami Dolphins' 2021 Sc...
How can the NFL do the Dolphins some favors with their 2021 schedule? Here's what to root for.
29 min
36
Happy Trails, Bobby McCain! Dolphins Cut Vetera...
The aftermath of the NFL Draft has its first casualty for the Dolphins: FS Bobby McCain
24 min
37
Biggest Winners & Losers On Dolphins' Defense A...
Which veterans on defense are the biggest winners & losers from Miami's draft haul?
22 min
38
Biggest Winners & Losers On Dolphins' Offense A...
Which veterans on offense are the biggest winners & losers from Miami's draft haul?
23 min
39
Power To The Pod - Episode LIX
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
28 min
40
Recapping The Miami Dolphins' 2021 NFL Draft Class
Miami hit a HOME RUN this weekend. Meet the new Miami Dolphins.
32 min
41
Reacting To The Miami Dolphins' 2021 1st-Round ...
The Miami Dolphins have drafted Jaylen Waddle & Jaelan Phillips in the 1st-round of the 2021 NFL Draft.
20 min
42
Final Miami Dolphins 7-Round Mock Draft
One last spin around The Draft Network's Mock Draft Machine in preparations for the 2021 NFL Draft.
21 min
43
Miami Dolphins-Specific Big Board For The 2021 ...
How should the Dolphins stack the board? We take a look in today's episode.
31 min
44
What The Insider Buzz Says About Dolphins' Dire...
What do the tea leaves read for the Dolphins on Thursday night?
21 min
45
Crafting The Perfect Draft Trade Strategy for T...
The Miami Dolphins have a lot of big decisions this week. Here's how they can make the most of the situation with their picks.
22 min
46
Power To The Pod - Episode LVIII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
34 min
47
Building A Dolphins-Specific 2021 Draft Board (...
How should the Dolphins stack the wide receivers in the 2021 NFL Draft?
36 min
48
Building A Dolphins-Specific 2021 Draft Board (...
How could the Dolphins choose to stack the 2021 EDGE Defenders?
39 min
49
Building A Dolphins-Specific 2021 Draft Board (...
Which running backs stack the best for the Miami Dolphins? What about the first-round OL candidates?
39 min
50
BONUS EPISODE: Ultimate Mock Draft 2021 Picks 1...
A sneak peek at the first episode of the Locked On Podcast Network and Audacy collaboration: The Ultimate Mock Draft 2021.
25 min
51
Building A Dolphins-Specific 2021 Draft Board (...
Which offensive line prospects should move the needle for the Dolphins the most? We stack the board for next week.
36 min
52
The Pros & Cons Of Dolphins Drafting A Pass Rus...
If the Dolphins scorn running back for a pass rusher at No. 18, which should they covet?
32 min
53
The Pros & Cons Of Dolphins Drafting Najee Harr...
Najee Harris is a popular mock draft pick for the Dolphins. Will the Dolphins follow through in two weeks?
31 min
54
Which 2021 OL Prospects Meet Miami Dolphins' Th...
If the Dolphins invest prominent picks into the offensive line this month, which prospects check the boxes the team has valued in the past?
30 min
55
Power To The Pod - Episode LVII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
35 min
56
The Pros & Cons Of Dolphins Drafting Micah Pars...
If Penn State LB Micah Parsons is there at No. 18, do the Dolphins strike despite their need at RB and EDGE?
26 min
57
Exploring Trade Back Scenarios At No. 18 Overal...
What if the Dolphins wanted to move back from not just No. 3 overall but also No. 18 overall?
30 min
58
Who Are Some Day 3 Fits For The Dolphins' 2021 ...
You know plenty about the Dolphins' options at No. 6 overall. But who should we be plugged in on for the draft's third day?
24 min
59
The Pros & Cons Of Dolphins Drafting Penei Sewe...
Should the Dolphins triple down on offensive tackle with another early pick, this time on Oregon's Penei Sewell?
27 min
60
Power To The Pod - Episode LVI
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
33 min
61
The Pros & Cons Of Dolphins Drafting DeVonta Sm...
The Dolphins face a difficult decision at the end of this month. Why should/shouldn't DeVonta Smith be the pick at 6?
30 min
62
The Pros & Cons Of Dolphins Drafting Jaylen Wad...
The Dolphins have a tough choice to make with the No. 6 overall pick — should Jaylen Waddle be the pick?
24 min
63
The Pros & Cons Of Dolphins Drafting Ja'Marr Ch...
The Dolphins will need to make some difficult decisions with the No. 6 pick. Should the final choice be Ja'Marr Chase?
29 min
64
The Pros & Cons Of Dolphins Drafting Kyle Pitts...
A deep dive look into the pros and cons dynamics of Miami targeting Florida TE Kyle Pitts with their first pick.
27 min
65
Power To The Pod - Episode LV
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
34 min
66
The Hidden Benefits Of The Dolphins' Rebound Ba...
Miami aggressively jumped up after a big move back in the draft order. Here's why it is of note and how the team can still maneuver from here.
24 min
67
EMERGENCY PODCAST! Dolphins turn 2021 NFL Draft...
The Dolphins have traded back to 12 from No. 3. And then back up to No. 6. You got that? March Madness has a new meaning thanks to the Dolphins.
15 min
68
Should Dolphins Target Penn State Defenders Aft...
DE Jayson Oweh and LB Micah Parsons blew up Penn State's pro day. Should the Dolphins consider either one early in the 2021 Draft?
29 min
69
Miami Dolphins 2021 Mock Draft Roundup Extravag...
2021 mock drafts are easy to come across. But who are they giving the Dolphins? We take a look around sports media for all the latest projections.
28 min
70
2021 NFL Draft Day 2 Blacklist Candidates For T...
Miami currently has three picks scheduled for the second day of the 2021 NFL Draft. Which prospects should they avoid?
25 min
71
Power To The Pod - Episode LIV
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
40 min
72
Remaining Options To Boost The Dolphins' EDGE G...
Most of Miami's pass rush options have dwindled. Where can they turn from here to heat up opposing QBs?
28 min
73
Dolphins Land Speedster Will Fuller — What It M...
How does the addition of Will Fuller change the dynamics of the Dolphins' offense? That depends. How much time do you have?
30 min
74
Which NFL WRs Are The Most Appealing Trade Targ...
The Miami Dolphins are playing a dangerous game with their WR strategy. If they miss on the top names due to cost, which veteran receivers are the most appealing trade targets, a la Matt Breida and the RB position in 2020?
27 min
75
Alternative Talent Acquisition Strategies That ...
Miami has a number of ways to target talent from here this offseason, plus the additions of Malcolm Brown & Jacoby Brissett.
22 min
76
Reacting To The Dolphins' Slow Start To 2021 Fr...
What should we make of Miami's "calculated" approach to 2021 free agency early on?
21 min
77
Everything You Need To Know About The Dolphins'...
Miami traded Shaq Lawson to Houston for Benardrick McKinney. How should you feel about it? Plus, Miami loses out on bidding for Aaron Jones.
29 min
78
Pre-Free Agency Miami Dolphins 7-Round Mock Dra...
Who will the Dolphins sign in free agency? Draft? Keep on the roster for the 2021 season? We tackle it all in this way-too-early forecast.
38 min
79
Brian Flores' Pre-Free Agency Presser & Defensi...
Which defensive free agents should Miami avoid at all costs?
23 min
80
How Would Free Agent WR Kenny Golladay Fit The ...
The Miami Dolphins are suddenly reported to be contenders to sign WR Kenny Golladay in free agency. How does he fit Miami's roster?
23 min
81
Power To The Pod - Episode LIII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
36 min
82
The Best & Worst Draft Moves Of The Chris Grier...
Chris Grier has held the 'general manager' title for five drafts. What are his best and worst moves?
31 min
83
Sunday Special: Standouts For The Dolphins From...
Which players in attendance at House of Athlete's NFL Combine event stood out for Miami?
20 min
84
2021 Offensive Free Agent/Draft Prospects The D...
Which players should the Dolphins be *all the way* out of on offense in 2021?
24 min
85
The How & Why Of The Dolphins' Decision To Part...
News has broke that LB Kyle Van Noy has played his last game with the Dolphins. So...what happened?
30 min
86
Power To The Pod - Episode LII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
30 min
87
How Should The Dolphins Approach Their 2021 Bac...
Ryan Fitzpatrick feels all but gone this offseason. Where does Miami go from here?
25 min
88
Could (& Should) The Dolphins Explore WR Tyler ...
If the Dolphins want to help the wide receiver situation, could Tyler Lockett be a candidate for the gig?
22 min
89
An Aaron Jones 7-Round Mock Draft Scenario (Plu...
Pretend Miami really does sign Aaron Jones. What could their NFL Draft look like without the assumed targeting of Najee Harris?
31 min
90
Could (& Should) The Dolphins Sign RB Aaron Jon...
The Miami Dolphins reportedly share mutual interest with RB Aaron Jones. Should they pursue the signing seriously next month?
31 min
91
Power To The Pod - Episode LI
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
48 min
92
Where Do The Dolphins Go From Here With CB Xavi...
Miami Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard is coming off a career year — but he's also in the headlines for the wrong reasons for the second straight year and looking for a raise. Where do the Dolphins go from here?
32 min
93
What Does Recent History Suggest For Miami's Pr...
Teams trade up for quarterbacks quite often. If Miami were to bank on historical costs, what might they get from different teams across the league?
28 min
94
The Perfect Miami Dolphins' 2021 NFL Draft Trad...
Maybe you want Penei Sewell. Maybe you want Ja'Marr Chase. No matter what, we should all hope this scenario plays out.
27 min
95
Which Top Prospects Of The 2021 NFL Draft Are (...
The Dolphins will pick twice in the top-20 selections. Which players are the best and worst fits?
36 min
96
Power To The Pod - Episode L
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
30 min
97
Who Are The Best Trade-Up Candidates For Dolphi...
If Miami wants to make a splash, where are their best chances to find a partner?
23 min
98
Why The Dolphins Should Absolutely Call up JJ W...
JJ Watt? An unrestricted free agent? Call him up, Miami. Pronto!
24 min
99
Could (& Should) The Dolphins Pursue OT Orlando...
Baltimore tackle Orlando Brown Jr. is available for trade. Should the Dolphins call? What would it cost?
25 min
100
One FA Signing, One Trade & One Draft Pick To B...
One trade. One free agent. One draft pick. What moves would best set the Dolphins' offense up for long-term success under the direction of QB Tua Tagovailoa?
21 min