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  1. Three Dolphins who deserve a raise

    James Walker

    Despite last year's free-agent spending spree, the Miami Dolphins will have plenty of cap room to spend again in 2014. The Dolphins have more than 20 restricted and unrestricted free agents who come off the books. But that also means there are big de...

    Blog | February 08, 2014
  2. Miami's floundering finish raises questions

    James Walker

    MIAMI -- More than 70,000 fans at Sun Life Stadium expected a football celebration Sunday. The Miami Dolphins were a win away from their first playoff bid since 2008, and all that stood in their way were the inconsistent New York Jets. Instead, th...

    Blog | December 29, 2013
  3. Martin's departure raises serious questions

    James Walker

    . What are the Miami Dolphins thinking, and what are their priorities? That was my reaction after multiple sources confirmed to that a lunchroom ribbing from teammates led to starting offensive tackle Jonathan Martin becoming irate and l...

    Blog | October 30, 2013
  4. Wes Welker's future with Patriots in limbo

    James Walker

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- There were so much media surrounding Wes Welker's locker Sunday night that the diminutive, 5-foot-9 receiver had to raise his voice to clear a pathway. "Can I get to my locker, please?" Welker said tersely. "Thank you." The...

    Blog | January 21, 2013
  5. Time to raise expectations for Dolphins

    James Walker

    This is a full-accountability blog here in the AFC East. Therefore, I will be the first to admit that I did not expect much from the Miami Dolphins this season. "This is a rebuilding year for the Dolphins. There are too many changes all across the...

    Blog | October 12, 2012
  6. Cole Beasley is no Wes Welker

    James Walker

    Cole Beasley? If any of you know this undrafted rookie, please raise your hand. Not many hands, huh? Now that we got that out of the way, the rookie and backup receiver for the Dallas Cowboys recently had a lot to say about comparisons to New E...

    Blog | July 11, 2012
  7. Brady, Patriots injury report

    James Walker

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady didn't practice Wednesday in preparation for this weekend's AFC Championship Game against the Baltimore Ravens. While it may raise some eyebrows, it probably shouldn't. Brady has had a left (non-throwing)...

    Blog | January 18, 2012
  8. Umenyiora to Ravens makes a lot of sense

    James Walker

    The Baltimore Ravens desperately need a pass-rusher. Osi Umenyiora wants a raise and potentially a change of scenery. Are Osi and the Ravens a great match? I think so. With few pass-rushers available in free agency, the Ravens would be wise ...

    Blog | July 29, 2011
  9. LaMarr Woodley signs, gets huge raise

    James Walker

    Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker LaMarr Woodley officially signed his franchise tender Wednesday, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. Although the future of the tag is uncertain, Woodley is due a huge pay raise of approximately $10.2 million in 2011 ...

    Blog | February 23, 2011
  10. Morning take: Steelers raise the bar

    James Walker

    Here are the most interesting stories Tuesday in the AFC North: Championship expectations are part of the job for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Morning take: I remember how highly upset the Steelers were last year after a 9-7 season. You would th...

    Blog | January 25, 2011
  11. Steelers can win without Roethlisberger

    James Walker

    PITTSBURGH -- If you predicted doom and gloom for the Steelers without quarterback Ben Roethlisberger under center, please raise your hand. OK, I admit, I'm one of the many with my hand raised. With no Roethlisberger and a good Atlanta Falcons ...

    Blog | September 12, 2010
  12. AFC North weekend mailbag

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Let's dig into the weekend mailbag in the AFC North. Corky from San Antonio writes: James: Well my buddy Max got his yearly raise, wow. I am not one to question what the Black & Gold do with their players...

    Blog | February 28, 2009
  13. Browns will not raise ticket prices

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Coming off a disappointing 4-12 season and taking into account a struggling economy, the Cleveland Browns decided not to raise their ticket prices in 2009. "After careful consideration, we decided not to ch...

    Blog | February 12, 2009
  14. Pittsburgh Steelers in talks with James Harrison

    James Walker

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are actively negotiating a pay raise and contract extension, according to James Harrison's agent, Bill Parise, with the sides having discussions as often as twice a day.

    Story | Conversation | February 12, 2009
  15. Morning take: Ravens raise ticket prices

    James Walker

    Posted by's James Walker Here are the most interesting stories Saturday in the AFC North: Coming off a successful season, the Baltimore Ravens are raising ticket prices by $5 to $15 dollars per ticket. Morning take: This is a risky m...

    Blog | February 07, 2009
  16. Vindicated, relaxed Lewis looking to raise the bar

    James Walker

    After a strong 2007 season in which he proved he's still an elite back, Jamal Lewis isn't putting any limits on what he might accomplish in 2008, writes James Walker.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2008