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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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Reactions From Mike McDaniel's 2022 OTA Press C...
Miami Dolphins head coach Mike McDaniel met with the South Florida media yesterday ahead of one of the OTA sessions open to the media. What among the questions he fielded popped the most?
24 min
102
How Can Dolphins' Offense Maximize Production I...
The Miami Dolphins' offense has plenty of new pieces — but how does the Mike McDaniel offense appear poised to maximize them? A look at some of the fundamental rules of the Shanahan offenses.
26 min
103
Melvin Ingram Reportedly Agrees To Sign With Mi...
The Miami Dolphins reportedly have a new addition for their 2022 defense — veteran pass rusher Melvin Ingram. A look into his background, where he could fit in Miami's sub-packages and more.
24 min
104
Miami Dolphins 2022 Schedule Reaction
The Miami Dolphins' 2022 schedule has been released. Our initial reactions to all the dates and games to close another week on Locked On Dolphins.
23 min
105
Power To The Pod - Episode 106
Dolphins fans take over yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with #PowerToThePod with their most pressing questions.
30 min
106
One Advantage For Dolphins Versus Every 2022 Op...
The Miami Dolphins' schedule comes out tomorrow night but we know the opponents for 2022. What is one advantage that the Dolphins hold against each of their 2022 opponents?
25 min
107
Miami Dolphins Sign Veteran Running Back Sony M...
One of Miami's long-rumored targets at the running back position, Sony Michel, has landed. The Dolphins reportedly inked the veteran back to a 1-year deal on Monday.
26 min
108
What Breaks Can Dolphins Get With 2022 Schedule...
The NFL's 2022 schedule release is this Thursday — what are we hopeful for seeing for the Miami Dolphins? A look at some storylines to wish for, today on the show.
25 min
109
Power To The Pod - Episode 105
Dolphins fans take over yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with #PowerToThePod with their most pressing questions.
28 min
110
Catching Up With Michael Deiter, Jevon Holland ...
Miami Dolphins players Michael Deiter, Jevon Holland and Christian Wilkins met with the South Florida media and shared plenty of insight into the team direction and their individual player development.
23 min
111
Dolphins' Latest FA Rumors Mark New Chapter For...
Agent Drew Rosenhaus indicated that the Dolphins have been in contact with free agent defenders Carlos Dunlap and Akiem Hicks. Why that news marks an important shift in the Dolphins' current lifecycle as a team — plus thoughts on UDFA SAF Verone McKinley III.
23 min
112
Meet The Miami Dolphins' 2022 UDFA Class
The Miami Dolphins' smallest ever NFL Draft class is complete but the team's UDFA class has plenty of new faces. Meet the newest members of the Dolphins.
27 min
113
Meet The Miami Dolphins' 2022 NFL Draft Class
The Miami Dolphins' smallest ever NFL Draft class is complete. Meet the four new members of the team via the 2022 NFL Draft and how they can impact the team this upcoming season.
23 min
114
Dolphins Exercise IDL Christian Wilkins' 5th-Ye...
The Miami Dolphins have extended DL Christian Wilkins and had Robert Hunt, Jaylen Waddle & Jaelan Phillips speak with the media amid the team's offseason program.
25 min
115
How The AFC East Can Close/Gain Ground On Miami...
The Miami Dolphins will be light on picks this year — which gives the rest of the AFC East a chance to gain ground or alternatively open the gap on Miami. How does that happen? We take a look.
24 min
116
Power To The Pod - Episode 104
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
27 min
117
Dolphins Word Association Game For Every Chris ...
Chris Grier has been the unquestioned man in charge for the Dolphins since 2019. A few words to reflect on every pick the team has made over that stretch, today on the show.
31 min
118
Reacting To Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa's Wid-We...
Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa met with the South Florida media Wednesday ahead of the 2022 NFL Draft and offered his insight on the team's new direction. Buckle up.
24 min
119
Reactions From Chris Grier's Pre-2022 NFL Draft...
Miami Dolphins GM Chris Grier met with the South Florida media yesterday ahead of the 2022 NFL Draft and offered his insight on the team's recent moves and their strategies moving forward.
22 min
120
Trends From Dolphins' Reported 2022 Pre-Draft V...
Who are the 2022 NFL Draft prospects that Miami has held pre-draft meetings with? What trends might we find across those reported meetings? A look into the Dolphins' prep work, today on Locked On Dolphins.
25 min
121
The Three Most Exciting New Layers To Dolphins'...
There's a whole lot different with the Miami Dolphins' offense in 2022. But which three layers are the most exciting? We take a look today.
27 min
122
BONUS EPISODE: The Ultimate NFL Mock Draft 2022
20 min
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Power To The Pod - Episode 103
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
32 min
124
Reacting To Tua Tagovailoa's Interview With 'Th...
Seth and OJ from 'The Fish Tank' sat down with Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa and on today's episode, Kyle talks about some of the big picture observations that he had from the interview.
22 min
125
Hearing From Mike Gesicki, Austin Jackson & Ela...
Mike Gesicki, Austin Jackson & Elandon Roberts catch up with the South Florida media. Their most important nuggets and more today on Locked On Dolphins.
24 min
126
Would Pass Rusher Melvin Ingram III Be Strong A...
How would free agent pass rusher Melvin Ingram III fit in with the Miami Dolphins?
22 min
127
Exploring The Mechanics Of A Christian Wilkins ...
The Miami Dolphins are in a position to potentially extend their 2019 1st-round draft choice, Christian Wilkins. Why it makes sense and how much it might cost the team.
28 min
128
Dolphins Add Punter Thomas Morstead & Tua's Wee...
Don't sleep on the addition of punter Thomas Morstead for Miami in 2021.
24 min
129
An AFC East 2022 Offseason State Of The Union
The Miami Dolphins' rivals have had varying degrees of success this offseason. How has Miami's offseason efforts measured up to the competition in the AFC East?
25 min
130
Power To The Pod - Episode 102
Dolphins fans take over yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with #PowerToThePod with their most pressing questions.
23 min
131
Miami Dolphins 7-Round 2022 Mock Draft-A-Palooza
Miami Dolphins 7-Round 2022 Mock Draft-A-Palooza
32 min
132
DeVante Parker's Rank Amid Dolphins Receiving L...
With DeVante Parker headed to New England, a look back at where he ranks amid Dolphins' all-time receiving leaders. Plus, Xavien Howard wants to be the GOAT.
24 min
133
Dolphins Extend CB Xavien Howard, Trade WR DeVa...
The Miami Dolphins commanded the news cycle with the extension of cornerback Xavien Howard and the trade of wide receiver DeVante Parker.
29 min
134
An Updated Look at Dolphins' Cap And How Xavien...
An updated look at the Miami Dolphins' salary cap situation, the cash they're spending in 2022 and how Xavien Howard's potential new deal can fit into the mix. Plus, a look at one outlet's Power Rankings placement of the Dolphins for 2022.
22 min
135
Power To The Pod - Episode 101
Dolphins fans take over yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with #PowerToThePod with their most pressing questions.
36 min
136
How Many NFL WR Combos Would You Take Over Hill...
Miami's wide receiver duo of Tyreek Hill & Jaylen Waddle is...uh...dangerous. But where does it rank among the NFL's group of pass catching combos? We take a look today across the rest of the league to find WR combos we'd rather have...if we can find them.
29 min
137
Miami Dolphins News & Notes From 2022 Owners Me...
The NFL has all the big wigs in town for the 2022 Owners Meetings. In the process, we've heard from HC Mike McDaniel and GM Chris Grier with several key notes on the Dolphins' upcoming months.
28 min
138
Where Does Tua Tagovailoa Rank Among AFC QBs En...
Former Miami Dolphins executive Mike Tannenbaum suggested Tua Tagovailoa is only better than two starting QBs in the AFC. Is that true? False? Host Kyle Crabbs puts on his thinking cap to work through the AFC landscape to find the right positioning for Tagovailoa.
28 min
139
Recapping The Dolphins' Opportunity Cost With T...
The Miami Dolphins' massive trade for Tyreek Hill changes the landscape of the organization but doesn't come without a cost. What are the players Miami was looking at as potential alternative additions through the NFL Draft and where does the team's draft strategy go from here?
25 min
140
EMERGENCY PODCAST: Dolphins Trade For WR Tyreek...
The Miami Dolphins' epic 24-hour offensive overhaul now has a new piece of the puzzle. Less than a day after signing OT Terron Armstead, the Dolphins have acquired WR Tyreek Hill from the Kansas City Chiefs.
30 min
141
Ladies & Gentlemen...We Got Him!
The Miami Dolphins have signed OT Terron Armstead to a 5-year contract worth up to $87.5M.
22 min
142
Surveying The Remaining Free Agents For The Mia...
One week into free agency, Miami has made a slew of moves. But who remains as potential fits for the Dolphins at key spots?
20 min
143
Dolphins Hosting OT Terron Armstead Today For F...
IS TODAY THE DAY? Terron Armstead is in South Florida for a free agent visit.
28 min
144
Shifting AFC Landscape Reinforces Need For Urge...
The AFC is getting scarier and scarier every day after the latest blockbuster. Miami can't be content on either side of the ball — even on defense.
26 min
145
Dolphins Run Game Gets Its Swagger Back With Ba...
The Dolphins have added Chase Edmonds, Raheem Mostert and Alec Ingold this week to their backfield. Strap up!
24 min
146
Dolphins Retain Their Own On Day 2 Of 2022 Free...
Duke Riley, Elandon Roberts, Sam Eguavoen, Preston Williams...the theme of the day for Miami on Tuesday was "take care of your own".
24 min
147
Dolphins Aggressive To Open 2022 Free Agency
Miami has added several new key players (and a big-time returning starter as well) on Day 1 of the 2022 negotiation window.
25 min
148
Pre-Free Agency Miami Dolphins Mock Offseason &...
The Miami Dolphins are primed to be big spenders in free agency — but how will the finished product look?
36 min
149
POWER TO THE POD - EPISODE 100(!!!)
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
32 min
150
Exploring The Pros & Cons Of Moving On From Byr...
Could Byron Jones *REALLY* be on the outs in Miami? A look at how such a move could possibly make sense.
22 min
151
Dolphins Place Franchise Tag On TE Mike Gesicki
Mike Gesicki is one step closer to returning to the Dolphins in 2022 after being hit with the franchise tag by Miami.
25 min
152
Power To The Pod - Episode IC
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
32 min
153
2022 NFL Combine Defensive Testing Impressions
Which defensive prospects made the biggest impression for the Dolphins' draft options at the 2022 NFL Scouting Combine?
25 min
154
2022 NFL Combine Offensive Testing Impressions
The offensive prospects have come and gone through the 2022 NFL Combine...so how'd they do?
27 min
155
Dolphins Leadership Speaks At 2022 NFL Combine
Head coach Mike McDaniel and general manager Chris Grier spoke to the media in Indy and shared updates on a number of key members of the team.
22 min
156
How I'm Watching The 2022 NFL Combine With A Do...
The NFL Combine is a massive influx of information. Here's how I'm watching each position group to help find the right fits for the Dolphins.
22 min
157
Why The Dolphins' Spending Mentality Needs To S...
Buzz from the NFL Combine and some interesting snippets from the Dolphins' leadership on spending ahead of 2022.
26 min
158
Biggest Prospect Storylines For The Dolphins En...
What storylines are most fascinating regarding the prospect Miami will be looking for entering the 2022 NFL Combine this week?
24 min
159
Power To The Pod - Episode CXVIII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
43 min
160
Assessing The Miami Dolphins' DB Play In 2021
How did the Dolphins' DBs play in 2021 and how do they project forward into 2022?
33 min
161
7 Free Agents The Miami Dolphins Should Target ...
Who are some of the players the Dolphins should look to pursue sooner rather than later when free agency opens? Here's an early short-list.
24 min
162
Assessing The Miami Dolphins' LB Play In 2021
How did the Dolphins' LBs play in 2021 and how do they project forward into 2022?
26 min
163
Assessing The Miami Dolphins' DL Play In 2021
How did the Dolphins' DL play in 2021 and how do they project forward into 2022?
31 min
164
Power To The Pod - Episode XCVII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
50 min
165
Assessing The Miami Dolphins' OL Play In 2021
How did the Dolphins' OLs play in 2021 (...no comment...) and how do they project forward into Coach Mike McDaniel's system in 2022?
27 min
166
Assessing The Miami Dolphins' TE Play In 2021
How did the Dolphins' TEs play in 2021 and how do they project forward into Coach Mike McDaniel's system in 2022?
32 min
167
Assessing The Miami Dolphins' WR Play In 2021
How did the Dolphins' WRs play in 2021 and how do they project forward into Coach Mike McDaniel's system in 2022?
28 min
168
Miami Dolphins' 2022 Coaching Staff Materializing
The Dolphins' coaching staff is coming together, with just a few key hires left. Plus, Kyle shares some insight from an interview with former Dolphins RB Ricky Williams.
25 min
169
Assessing The Miami Dolphins' RB Play In 2021
How did the Dolphins' RBs play in 2021 (not great!) and how do they project forward into Coach Mike McDaniel's system in 2022?
29 min
170
Power To The Pod - Episode XCVI
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
31 min
171
Assessing The Miami Dolphins' QB Play In 2021
How did the Dolphins' QBs play in 2021 and how do they project forward into Coach Mike McDaniel's system in 2022?
31 min
172
Fact Or Fiction: Miami Dolphins' Offense Edition
New head coach Mike McDaniel brings a new system to South Florida. How do the players and coaches fit the mold of what he's had in San Francisco?
23 min
173
Miami Dolphins Reportedly Hiring Mike McDaniel ...
It seems the Miami Dolphins have a new head coach. Mike McDaniel is now the lead man in South Florida.
22 min
174
An Updated Look At Dolphins' Head Coaching Search
Miami is still without a head coach. And now hiring one may have just gotten more complicated. What's next?
24 min
175
Miami Dolphins Implicated In Brian Flores Class...
Former Dolphins head coach Brian Flores has filed a lawsuit against the NFL and included some damaging accusations against Dolphins owner Stephen Ross.
21 min
176
Three Senior Bowl Prospects To Watch For Dolphins
The 2022 Senior Bowl is off and running — who are the biggest prospects to watch for Miami this week?
17 min
177
.....Is Jim Harbaugh Coming?
The rumor mill has exploded with speculation about Michigan HC Jim Harbaugh. Is he on the way to South Florida?
29 min
178
An Updated Look At The Dolphins HC Search With ...
Joe Rose joins the program to discuss the latest on the Miami Dolphins' head coaching search.
33 min
179
Power To The Pod - Episode XCV
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
40 min
180
How Does Dolphins' Head Coaching Vacancy Stack ...
With the "retirement" of Sean Payton, the NFL has nine teams searching for head coaches. How do the Miami Dolphins stack up versus the field? You might be surprised.
45 min
181
Miami's Five Biggest Mistakes Of The 2021 Season
What were the five biggest "whoops" decisions for the Miami Dolphins in 2021? After all, those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it...
31 min
182
Lessons For The Miami Dolphins In The 2022 Divi...
The NFL has their final four teams of the 2021/2022 season. What lessons & storylines can be taken from this past weekend for Miami?
32 min
183
Miami Dolphins 2022 Mock Draft Round-Up
As we await the Dolphins' next head coach, a look into some of the mock draft picks for the Dolphins this week.
27 min
184
Power To The Pod - Episode XCIV
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
49 min
185
How The Dolphins Must Adjust Their QB Developme...
An updated look at the Miami Dolphins' coaching search and a lesson in quarterback development thanks to a quote from QB guru Jordan Palmer.
26 min
186
Three Things I Think I Think About The Miami Do...
The 2022 offseason is a critical one for Miami. Here are three pillars of host Kyle Crabbs' personal beliefs based on where the team currently stands.
25 min
187
Report: Dolphins Expect Tua Tagovailoa As 2022 ...
All the heavyweight insiders broke the news this weekend that Miami expects Tua Tagovailoa behind center again in 2022.
30 min
188
Power To The Pod - Episode XCIII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
42 min
189
Miami Dolphins Add 6th NFL Assistant Request In...
The Miami Dolphins have added a 6th interview request in their search for their next head coach.
25 min
190
Reacting To Miami's First Five HC Interview Req...
Five assistants have been requested for interviews by the Miami Dolphins. Who are they and what should we think?
34 min
191
Who Are The Top-10 Head Coaching Candidates For...
In a stunner, the Dolphins fired Brian Flores. Who are the best candidates to replace him?
36 min
192
EMERGENCY PODCAST: Miami Dolphins Fire Head Coa...
After Miami's second straight winning season, the Miami Dolphins have relieved Brian Flores of his post.
24 min
193
CLUB DUB! - Miami Dolphins Ship Off Into Offsea...
The Miami Dolphins showed up big time with a 33-24 victory over the Patriots to secure their first sweep of NE since 2000 to close the year at 9-8.
29 min
194
Power To The Pod - Episode XCII
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
46 min
195
Predicting The Future Of Key Miami Dolphins Wit...
Mike Gesicki. Liam Eichenberg. Tua Tagovailoa. Who is back with the Dolphins again next season amid some certain changes.
32 min
196
Searching For Clues Amid Dolphins' Week 18 Play...
The Dolphins had a number of players meet with the media on Wednesday. What are some of the biggest notes from those conversations?
24 min
197
Miami Dolphins 2022 Offseason Primer
Miami still has a game left to be played — but we are setting the table for the months ahead with a look at the Dolphins' standing in key areas entering the offseason.
30 min
198
Storylines Of Significance For Dolphins Enterin...
The Dolphins' playoff hopes are done for 2021 but there's still a number of storylines worth monitoring.
23 min
199
Miami Dolphins Fall To Titans 34-3 in Week 17
Miami's winning streak is over and with the loss come some difficult existential questions about the Dolphins.
27 min
200
Power To The Pod - Episode XCI
Dolphins fans take control of yet another episode of Locked On Dolphins with their most pressing questions.
40 min