Pittsburgh Steelers director of football and business administration Omar Khan is one of three candidates who have interviewed for the job as general manager of the Miami Dolphins.
Miami Dolphins CEO Tom Garfinkel says interviews for a general manager will begin Friday, and experience will weigh heavily in the decision.
"It's like Christmas," said Greg Likens, sports radio co-host for 560 WQAM.
Beleaguered Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland and the team “have mutually agreed to part ways,” the team announced Tuesday.
Miami Dolphins offensive coordinator Mike Sherman was fired by the team Monday.
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross spent more than six hours at the team's complex Thursday and left without any announcement regarding the makeup of the organization for 2014.
The Dolphins lost their last two games by a combined score of 39-7 to finish 8-8, ensuring another idle January.
The Miami Dolphins were eliminated from the scramble for the AFC's final wild-card berth Sunday by the New York Jets, who thrived in the role of spoilers against their archrivals and won 20-7.
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Wake, Pouncey, Grimes, and Fields win Pro Bowl honors, most Dolphins named to Pro Bowl since 2010.