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Nate Garner

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Dolphins | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:45:28 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Nate Garner (illness) is ruled out for Week 16 against the Minnesota Vikings. OG Dallas Thomas (foot) and RB Daniel Thomas (knee) are doubtful. LB Jelani Jenkins (foot), S Don Jones (shoulder) and CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) are questionable, while CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle), LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), LB Chris McCain (ankle), LB Koa Misi (hamstring, knee) and LB Jordan Tripp (foot) are probable. Garner and both Thomases didn't practice Friday, Dec. 19. McCain and Tripp practiced in full, while the others were limited.

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Dolphins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:03:27 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Nate Garner (illness), OG Dallas Thomas (foot) and RB Daniel Thomas (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 18. CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle), LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), LB Jelani Jenkins (foot), S Don Jones (shoulder) and LB Koa Misi (hamstring, knee) were limited. LB Chris McCain (ankle), CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder), LB Jordan Tripp (foot) and S Jimmy Wilson (ankle) participated fully.

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Dolphins | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:53:09 -0800

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner (illness), OT Dallas Thomas (foot) and RB Daniel Thomas (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 17. CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle), LBs Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), Jelani Jenkins (foot), S Don Jones (shoulder), LB Koa Misi (hamstring, knee) and CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) were limited.

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Dolphins | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 14 Dec 2014 08:43:56 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared OT Billy Turner, LB Chris McCain, LB Jelani Jenkins, LB Jonathan Freeny, LB Koa Misi, RB LaMichael James, OG Nate Garner inactive for Week 15.

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Dolphins | Friday injury report

Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:43:58 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Nate Garner (illness) and DT Anthony Johnson (ankle) have been ruled out for Week 15. LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), LB Jelani Jenkins (foot) and LB Koa Misi (hamstring, knee) are listed as doubtful. CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle), LB Chris McCain (ankle) and CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) are listed as questionable. CB Walt Aikens (illness), DE Dion Jordan (ankle), TE Dion Sims (neck) and S Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) are listed as probable. Aikens, Jordan, Sims and Wilson fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 12. Finnegan, McCain and Taylor were limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Dolphins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:58:08 -0800

Miami Dolphins S Walt Aikens (illness), LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), OT Nate Garner (illness), LB Jelani Jenkins (foot) and LB Koa Misi (hamstring, knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 11. CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle), DT Anthony Johnson (ankle), LB Chris McCain (ankle) and CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) were limited, while DE Dion Jordan (ankle), TE Dion Sims (neck) and S Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) practiced in full.

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Dolphins | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 10 Dec 2014 14:57:25 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), OT Nate Garner (illness), LB Jelani Jenkins (foot) and LB Koa Misi (hamstring, knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 10. CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle), LB Chris McCain (ankle) and CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) were limited, while DE Dion Jordan (ankle), TE Dion Sims (neck) and S Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) practiced in full.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner does not practice

Tue, 09 Dec 2014 10:46:37 -0800

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner (head) is not participating in practice Tuesday, Dec. 9.

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Dolphins | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 07 Dec 2014 08:31:05 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared OT Billy Turner, LB Chris McCain, CB Cortland Finnegan, OT Ja'Wuan James, CB Jamar Taylor, LB Jonathan Freeny, OG Nate Garner inactive for Week 14.

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Dolphins | Friday injury report

Fri, 05 Dec 2014 13:35:13 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring) and CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) have been ruled out for Week 14 against the Baltimore Ravens. OG Nate Garner (illness), CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle) and LB Chris McCain (ankle) are doubtful, while OT Ja'Wuan James (neck), LB Jelani Jenkins (shoulder), C Samson Satele (ribs) and S Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) are probable. Garner and McCain did not practice Friday, Dec. 5. Finnegan, Satele and Wilson were limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Dolphins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 04 Dec 2014 13:44:56 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring) and CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) have been ruled out for Week 14. OG Nate Garner (illness) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 4. CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle), LB Chris McCain (ankle) and C Samson Satele (ribs) were limited. OG Daryn Colledge (back), OT Ja'Wuan James (neck) and LB Jelani Jenkins (shoulder) were full participants.

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Dolphins | Wednesday practice report for Week 14

Wed, 03 Dec 2014 15:15:02 -0800

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner (illness) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 3. CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle) and C Samson Satele (ribs) were both limited in practice. OG Daryn Colledge (back) OT Ja'Wuan James (neck) and LB Jelani Jenkins (shoulder) all fully practiced.

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Dolphins | Week 13 Inactives

Mon, 01 Dec 2014 16:02:31 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared OT Billy Turner, TE Charles Clay, CB Cortland Finnegan, CB Jamar Taylor, LB Jonathan Freeny, RB LaMichael James, OG Nate Garner inactive for Week 13.

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Dolphins | Friday practice report

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:00:42 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring) and CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) have been ruled out for Week 13. CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle) and OT Nate Garner (illness) did not practice Friday, Nov. 28. OG Daryn Colledge (back), OT Ja'Wuan James (neck) and CB Lowell Rose (groin) were limited. WR Rishard Matthews (groin), DT Jared Odrick (neck) and C Samson Satele (foot) participated fully.

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Dolphins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:47:31 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Jonathan Freeny (hamstring) and CB Jamar Taylor (shoulder) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 27. OG Daryn Colledge (back), CB Cortland Finnegan (ankle) and OT Ja'Wuan James (neck) were limited during practice, while OT Nate Garner (illness), LB Koa Misi (ankle) and SS Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Dolphins | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:01:49 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared DB Jalil Brown, TE Charles Clay, CB Cortland Finnegan, LB Jonathan Freeny, OG Nate Garner, DT Anthony Johnson, OT Billy Turner inactive for Week 12.

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Dolphins | Friday practice report for Week 9

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:22:05 -0700

Miami Dolphins TE Dion Sims (toe) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 31, and has been ruled out for the team's Week 9 game. OG Daryn Colledge (illness) and LB Koa Misi (ankle) both were limited in practice and are questionable. LS John Denney (knee), CB Cortland Finnegan (neck) and OG Nate Garner (neck) all fully participated in practice and are probable. LB Chris McCain (foot), C Mike Pouncey (hip) and S Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) all were limited in practice and are probable.

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Dolphins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:01:30 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG Daryn Colledge (illness, back) LB Chris McCain (foot) and TE Dion Sims (toe) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 30. OG Nate Garner (neck), LB Koa Misi (ankle), C Mike Pouncey (hip) and S Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) were limited. LS John Denney (knee) and CB Cortland Finnegan (neck) were full participants.

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Dolphins | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:46:13 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG Daryn Colledge (illness) and TE Dion Sims (toe) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 29. OG Nate Garner (neck), LB Chris McCain (foot), LB Koa Misi (ankle), C Mike Pouncey (hip) and S Jimmy Wilson (hamstring) were limited, while LS John Denney (knee) and CB Cortland Finnegan (neck) practiced in full.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner works at LT

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:17:56 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner lined up at left tackle with the second-team offense during practice Thursday, Aug. 14, because OT Jason Fox (chest) sat out practice. Garner is expected to play left tackle in the second preseason game.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner with first-team again

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:51:24 -0700

Miami Dolphins C Nate Garner is working with the first-team offense again Thursday, July 31, over C Shelley Smith.

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Dolphins | Competition at center

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 07:55:19 -0700

Miami Dolphins C Shelley Smith and C Nate Garner are splitting reps with the first-team offense at center Wednesday, July 30.

Fantasy Tip: Smith has had multiple poor snaps in the last couple of days and appears to be losing traction on the starting job.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner taking snaps at center

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:18:20 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner is taking snaps with the first-team at center Tuesday, July 29, after C Sam Brenner (leg) left with an injury.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner with twos

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:15:43 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Nate Garner is working with the second-team offense at left tackle and hasn't received a look at center.

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Dolphins | Plenty of options at center

Tue, 24 Jun 2014 17:38:48 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner, OG Shelley Smith, OG Sam Brenner and C Tyler Larsen are all potential options to replace injured C Mike Pouncey (hip). Of the group, Garner has been with the team the longest, and he started two games at center last season.

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Dolphins | Jason Fox works at left tackle

Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:34:56 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Jason Fox worked as the backup left tackle for the first time during organized team activities Monday, June 9. OG Nate Garner had played backup left tackle in the previous two sessions and Fox was previously competing with OT Ja'Wuan James at right tackle.

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Dolphins | Three OGs could be starting options

Wed, 26 Mar 2014 13:07:02 -0700

Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin said he believes OG Dallas Thomas, Nate Garner and Sam Brenner could be options to start at guard next season.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner not practicing

Tue, 17 Dec 2013 10:31:13 -0800

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Tuesday, Dec. 17.

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Dolphins | Sam Brenner is new starter

Mon, 16 Dec 2013 19:28:51 -0800

Miami Dolphins C Sam Brenner will take over as the new starting left guard in place of OG Nate Garner. He played 64 offensive snaps at the spot in Week 15 against the New England Patriots.

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Dolphins | Friday injury report for Week 15

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 16:32:18 -0800

Miami Dolphins CB Jamar Taylor (hamstring) and SS Reshad Jones (groin) are listed as questionable for Week 15. OT Nate Garner (ribs), DT Paul Soliai (ankle), CB Nolan Carroll (hamstring, knee), SS Chris D. Clemons (hastring, knee) and P Brandon Fields (non-injury) are listed as probable. Fields did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 13. Carroll, Taylor, Clemons and Jones were limited during practice. Garner and Soliai fully participated in practice.

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Dolphins | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:01:09 -0800

Miami Dolphins SS Reshad Jones (groin) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 12. DT Paul Soliai (ankle), CB Nolan Carroll (hamstring), CB Jamar Taylor (hamstring) and SS Chris D. Clemons (hamstring, knee) were limited during practice. OT Nate Garner (ribs) fully participated in practice.

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Dolphins | Wednesday's Week 15 practice report

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 18:58:12 -0800

Miami Dolphins SS Reshad Jones (groin) and C Mike Pouncey (rest) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 11. CB Nolan Carroll, SS Chris D. Clemons (knee, hamstring), DT Paul Soliai (ankle) and CB Jamar Taylor (hamstring) were listed as limited participants, while OG Nate Garner (ribs) was a full participant.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner gets praise

Tue, 26 Nov 2013 11:17:03 -0800

Miami Dolphins C Nate Garner got praise from head coach Joe Philbin on how he has played. "I think he's done a good job," Philbin said.

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Dolphins | Saturday injury report for Week 10

Sat, 09 Nov 2013 16:06:57 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Jonathan Martin (illness) has been ruled out for Week 10. TE Dion Sims (toe), OG Nate Garner (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (calf), CB Nolan Carroll (concussion), SS Chris D. Clemons (hamstring) and PK Caleb Sturgis (groin) are listed as probable. Martin did not participate in practice Saturday, Nov. 9, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Dolphins | Friday practice report for Week 10

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 14:10:25 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Jonathan Martin (illness), LB Jelani Jenkins (foot) and LB Koa Misi (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 8. TE Dion Sims (toe), CB Dimitri Patterson (groin) and PK Caleb Sturgis (groin) were limited during practice. OG Nate Garner (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (calf), CB Nolan Carroll (concussion) and SS Chris D. Clemons (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Dolphins | Thursday practice report for Week 10

Thu, 07 Nov 2013 16:16:17 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Jonathan Martin (illness), LB Jelani Jenkins (foot) and LB Koa Misi (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 7. TE Dion Sims (toe), CB Dimitri Patterson (groin) and PK Caleb Sturgis (groin) were limited during practice. OT Nate Garner (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (calf) and SS Chris D. Clemons (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner to start

Mon, 04 Nov 2013 10:28:28 -0800

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner will start at guard in place of the suspended OG Richie Incognito.

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Dolphins | Nine players listed as probable

Fri, 18 Oct 2013 14:58:58 -0700

Miami Dolphins C Mike Pouncey (ankle), OT Nate Garner (knee), OT Will Yeatman (shoulder), DE Dion Jordan (ankle), DE Cameron Wake (knee), LB Koa Misi (knee, shoulder), LB Jason Trusnik (rib), SS Chris D. Clemons (knee) and P Brandon Fields (back) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 18, and are listed as probable for Week 7.

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Dolphins | Three practice in full

Thu, 17 Oct 2013 14:27:00 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Nate Garner (knee), DE Dion Jordan (ankle) and LB Jason Trusnik (rib) practiced in full Thursday, Oct. 17.

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Dolphins | Three practice in full

Wed, 16 Oct 2013 19:19:05 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Nate Garner (knee), DE Dion Jordan (ankle) and LB Jason Trusnik (rib) were each able to practice in full Wednesday, Oct. 16.

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Dolphins | Eight listed as probable

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 15:40:21 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG John Jerry (knee), OT Nate Garner (shoulder), DE Dion Jordan (shoulder), DE Olivier Vernon (thumb), LB Dannell Ellerbe (ribs), CB Will Davis (toe), CB Jamar Taylor (groin) and SS Jimmy Wilson (groin) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 20, and are listed as probable for Week 3.

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Dolphins | Six practice in full

Thu, 19 Sep 2013 15:16:56 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Dannell Ellerbe (ribs), OT Nate Garner (shoulder), OG John Jerry (knee), DE Dion Jordan (shoulder), C Mike Pouncey (ankle) and DE Olivier Vernon (thumb) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 19.

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Dolphins | Six practice in full

Wed, 18 Sep 2013 17:10:54 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Dannell Ellerbe (ribs), OT Nate Garner (shoulder), OG John Jerry (knee), DE Dion Jordan (shoulder), C Mike Pouncey (ankle) and DE Olivier Vernon (thumb) were each able to practice in full Wednesday, Sept. 18.

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Dolphins | More on Nate Garner

Wed, 14 Aug 2013 09:27:18 -0700

Updating a previous report, Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner (shoulder) had arthroscopic shoulder surgery Wednesday, Aug. 14, and is expected to be sidelined two to three weeks.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner injured

Wed, 14 Aug 2013 06:01:44 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner (shoulder) suffered a potentially significant shoulder injury Monday, Aug. 12, and is out indefinitely.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner receiving reps at all OL spots

Mon, 03 Jun 2013 14:15:49 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner has received snaps at center, offensive guard and offensive tackle during organized team activities.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner rotates in two spots

Tue, 21 May 2013 20:48:26 -0700

Miami Dolphins OG Nate Garner rotated in at left guard and center during organized team activities (OTAs) Tuesday, May 21. He was the team's backup right tackle last season.

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Dolphins | Close to deal with Nate Garner

Mon, 18 Mar 2013 11:16:20 -0700

The Miami Dolphins are closing in on a deal to re-sign OL Nate Garner. Garner started four games at RT last season.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner could be back

Wed, 06 Mar 2013 18:55:55 -0800

Impending free-agent OG Nate Garner (Dolphins) could return to the Miami Dolphins as either a starter or a top reserve. Both sides have interest in bringing Garner back to South Florida.

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Dolphins | Nate Garner wants to return

Fri, 15 Feb 2013 12:32:23 -0800

Miami Dolphins impending free-agent OL Nate Garner said he wants to re-sign with the Dolphins this offseason. He is letting his agent handle the negotiations but has not heard anything about a possible new deal at this point.

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