Jason Lieser

Jason Lieser is the Post's Miami Heat reporter. He has covered sports in Chicago, New Orleans and now South Florida. Follow on Twitter @JasonLieser

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2018 Senior Bowl: Off-field image big for possible Dolphins target Baker Mayfield
 Baker Mayfield presents an interesting decision for the Dolphins. (Getty Images) MOBILE, Ala.—The two big-time quarterbacks at this year’s Senior Bowl, Josh Allen and 
            Baker Mayfield, are looking to vault themselves into the top 10 picks of the draft. Allen’s task is to prove he can play above the small-school...

Posted: 7 hours ago

Baker Mayfield presents an interesting decision for the Dolphins. (Getty Images) MOBILE, Ala.—The two big-time quarterbacks at this year’s Senior Bowl, Josh Allen and Baker Mayfield, are looking to vault themselves into the top 10 picks of the draft. Allen’s task is to prove he can play above the small-school...
2018 NFL Draft: QB senisible for Dolphins regardless of Ryan Tannehill
 Ryan Tannehill really isn’t a factor in the Dolphins’ draft decision this year. (Allen Eyestone/The Post) MOBILE, Ala.—This kind of lofty thinking will stretch anybody’s imagination, but try for a moment to picture a scenario in
            which 
            the Dolphins have too many good quarterbacks. That&rsquo...

Posted: 10 hours ago

Ryan Tannehill really isn’t a factor in the Dolphins’ draft decision this year. (Allen Eyestone/The Post) MOBILE, Ala.—This kind of lofty thinking will stretch anybody’s imagination, but try for a moment to picture a scenario in which the Dolphins have too many good quarterbacks. That&rsquo...
2018 NFL free agents: Dolphins risk making gigantic mistake with Jarvis Landry
 Has Jarvis Landry already played his last game for the Miami Dolphins? (Getty Images) Pretty much every comment that comes from Jarvis Landry or 
            the Dolphins while a potential new contract is in negotiation is nothing more than posturing as one side tries to save a little money
            and the other pushes for as much it...

Posted: 2 days ago

Has Jarvis Landry already played his last game for the Miami Dolphins? (Getty Images) Pretty much every comment that comes from Jarvis Landry or the Dolphins while a potential new contract is in negotiation is nothing more than posturing as one side tries to save a little money and the other pushes for as much it...
Dolphins OC Dowell Loggains looks to make QB Ryan Tannehill a star
 Ryan Tannehill is now in Dowell Loggains’ hands. (Allen Eyestone/The Post) Ryan Tannehill might not have any familiarity with 
            new Dolphins offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains, but Loggains has a pretty good handle on what he’s getting into with his new quarterback. He began scouting Tannehill in advance of the 2012...

Posted: 3 days ago

Ryan Tannehill is now in Dowell Loggains’ hands. (Allen Eyestone/The Post) Ryan Tannehill might not have any familiarity with new Dolphins offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains, but Loggains has a pretty good handle on what he’s getting into with his new quarterback. He began scouting Tannehill in advance of the 2012...
New OC Dowell Loggains: Reunion with Dolphins coach Adam Gase ‘no-brainer’
 The Dolphins officially announced Dowell Loggains as their new offensive coordinator today. (Getty Images) New 
            Dolphins offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains likes to get straight to business with no concern for hurting anyone’s feelings, and
            that makes him a good fit with coach Adam Gase as they hunker down...

Posted: 3 days ago

The Dolphins officially announced Dowell Loggains as their new offensive coordinator today. (Getty Images) New Dolphins offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains likes to get straight to business with no concern for hurting anyone’s feelings, and that makes him a good fit with coach Adam Gase as they hunker down...
Dolphins move OC Clyde Christensen to Director of Football & Player Development
 Clyde Christensen is sticking around. (Allen Eyestone/The Post) The 
            Dolphins are officially announcing Dowell Loggains as their new offensive coordinator today, but Clyde Christensen will remain on
            staff. Christensen will take the title of Director of Football & Player Development, which will keep him heavily...

Posted: 3 days ago

Clyde Christensen is sticking around. (Allen Eyestone/The Post) The Dolphins are officially announcing Dowell Loggains as their new offensive coordinator today, but Clyde Christensen will remain on staff. Christensen will take the title of Director of Football & Player Development, which will keep him heavily...
Where does Dolphins’ Adam Gase stand among 2016 NFL head coach hires?
 Adam Gase hasn’t been great or terrible thus far. (AP) Considering he hasn’t been fired and doesn’t have a winless season on his record, 
            Dolphins coach Adam Gase is doing fine among his peers from the 2016 hiring class. Still having a job is pretty much the threshold
            for being considered a success...

Posted: 4 days ago

Adam Gase hasn’t been great or terrible thus far. (AP) Considering he hasn’t been fired and doesn’t have a winless season on his record, Dolphins coach Adam Gase is doing fine among his peers from the 2016 hiring class. Still having a job is pretty much the threshold for being considered a success...
2018 NFL Draft: Mel Kiper says Senior Bowl big for possible Dolphins target Baker Mayfield
 Everything Mayfield does will be heavily scrutinized. (Getty Images) There’s a wide range of possibilities for 
            the Dolphins with the No. 11 pick in this year’s draft, which will be the highest they’ve chose since taking Dion Jordan third overall
            in 2013. While ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper currently...

Posted: 4 days ago

Everything Mayfield does will be heavily scrutinized. (Getty Images) There’s a wide range of possibilities for the Dolphins with the No. 11 pick in this year’s draft, which will be the highest they’ve chose since taking Dion Jordan third overall in 2013. While ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper currently...
Grading the Miami Dolphins’ 2017 free agent class after Year 1
 Kenny Stills’ contract looks like a good one . (Andres Leiva/The Post) Free agency’s had ups and downs for 
            the Dolphins, and their most recent batch of deals didn’t work out particularly well in 2017. Vice president Mike Tannenbaum didn’t want to get into specifics at the team’s season ending press...

Posted: 4 days ago

Kenny Stills’ contract looks like a good one . (Andres Leiva/The Post) Free agency’s had ups and downs for the Dolphins, and their most recent batch of deals didn’t work out particularly well in 2017. Vice president Mike Tannenbaum didn’t want to get into specifics at the team’s season ending press...
Here’s what Dolphins envy about each of NFL’s last 4 teams standing
 Stefon Diggs and the Vikings are where the Dolphins want to be. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) When the NFL holds its version of the Final Four on Sunday with the Jaguars, Patriots, Vikings and Eagles, South Florida will
            be watching with a tinge of envy. Each one of these four teams has managed to do something 
        ...

Posted: 4 days ago

Stefon Diggs and the Vikings are where the Dolphins want to be. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) When the NFL holds its version of the Final Four on Sunday with the Jaguars, Patriots, Vikings and Eagles, South Florida will be watching with a tinge of envy. Each one of these four teams has managed to do something ...
Miami Dolphins hire defensive line coach Kris Kocurek from Lions
 Ndamukong Suh will reunite with his original position coach. (Allen Eyestone/The Post) The 
            Dolphins’ reworking of their coaching staff continued with an apparent agreement to hire Kris Kocurek to run the defensive line. It’s
            a significant addition in large part because of his history with Ndamukong Suh...

Posted: 6 days ago

Ndamukong Suh will reunite with his original position coach. (Allen Eyestone/The Post) The Dolphins’ reworking of their coaching staff continued with an apparent agreement to hire Kris Kocurek to run the defensive line. It’s a significant addition in large part because of his history with Ndamukong Suh...