MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Saturday marked the archetypal time of Dolphins grooming campy unfastened to fans.
Not practicing were linebacker Jaelan Phillips, choky extremity Mike Gesicki, receiver Will Fuller and receiver Preston Williams.
Cornerback Xavien Howard was backmost astatine practice, but connected a constricted basis.
Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa talked to fans earlier practice.
The stands were packed with the Dolphin faithful.
Howard attended grooming campy connected Friday but did signifier due to the fact that of an undisclosed injury.
Howard, an All-Pro enactment successful 2020 aft starring the NFL successful interceptions with 10, jogged disconnected the tract aft the team’s warmup connected Thursday earlier resurfacing immoderate 40 minutes aboriginal and watching the extremity of signifier from the sideline. The squad provided nary updates connected Howard’s condition.
Howard took to Instagram connected Tuesday nighttime to petition a commercialized implicit his displeasure astir his contract.
A second-round draught prime successful 2016, Howard signed a five-year declaration hold successful May 2019 that has 4 years remaining.
Howard skipped the full offseason program, including the Dolphins’ mandatory June minicamp, subjecting himself to fines successful excess of $90,000.
His presumption with the team, astatine the moment, is up successful the air.