Friday, August 12, 2011

Five things to watch in the preseason opener

The lockout has been over for a few weeks now, but it's time to really get back to football with the Dolphins first preseason game of the 2011 season as they visit the Atlanta Falcons on Friday.

The lack of OTAs or many training camp practices will likely force the Dolphins to keep things pretty simplified and I also don't expect we'll see much of the starters in this game as the team looks to avoid injury and evaluate the newer talent.

That being the case, several roster sports or roles with the team could be up for grabs tonight, and here are five that have me intrigued.

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