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Lydon Murtha

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Offensive Tackle

Ht: 6.6 | Wt: 315

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Dolphins | Former teammate says Richie Incognito never bullied Jonathan Martin

Thu, 07 Nov 2013 06:16:21 -0800

Former Miami Dolphins OT Lydon Murtha penned a guest column recently and indicated that Dolphins OG Richie Incognito never bullied OT Jonathan Martin. He articulated that people leaving the lunch table when someone sat down happened often - mostly when someone was ill or injured. This was a joke indicating said players didn't want to catch the "bug" that player had.

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Dolphins | Make roster moves to get to 53 players

Sat, 01 Sep 2012 08:17:10 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have waived CB Anderson Russell, OT Will Barker, OT Ray Feinga, OT Andrew McDonald, OT Lydon Murtha, DT Isaako Aaitui, LB Shelly Lyons, WR Jeff Fuller, WR Clyde Gates, WR Chris Hogan and OG Chandler Burden. The team also waived injured Jarrell Root (undisclosed).

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Dolphins | Jonathan Martin ahead of Lydon Murtha

Sat, 30 Jun 2012 18:52:48 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Jonathan Martin is ahead of OT Lydon Murtha for the right right tackle job heading into training camp. However, Martin did struggle at times during minicamp.

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Dolphins | Artis Hicks buried down depth chart

Tue, 22 May 2012 23:19:27 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Artis Hicks said Tuesday, May 22, that he is playing tackle exclusively, and he is behind OT Jake Long and OT Lydon Murtha.

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Dolphins | Lydon Murtha ready to compete for RT job

Sat, 19 May 2012 10:24:41 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Lydon Murtha said he is ready to compete with OT Jonathan Martin for the starting right tackle job during training camp. Murtha said he does not expect Martin to be handed the job because the winner will need to earn the job.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: South Florida Sun-Sentinel - Izzy Gould

Dolphins | Two expected to compete for RT job

Sat, 28 Apr 2012 09:33:34 -0700

Miami Dolphins OTs Jonathan Martin and Lydon Murtha are expected to compete for the starting right tackle job during training camp.

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Dolphins | Lydon Murtha slated to start at LT

Tue, 24 Apr 2012 17:05:38 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Lydon Murtha is currently listed as the team's starting right tackle, and that is where he has been working during the team's voluntary workouts.

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Dolphins | Lydon Murtha signs

Tue, 10 Apr 2012 23:03:18 -0700

The Miami Dolphins signed OT Lydon Murtha to his restricted free agent tender Tuesday, April 10.

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Dolphins | Think Lydon Murtha can handle RT job

Fri, 16 Mar 2012 14:12:48 -0700

The Miami Dolphins believe OT Lydon Murtha has the ability to handle the starting right tackle job this season.

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Dolphins | Lydon Murtha re-signed

Tue, 13 Mar 2012 12:33:21 -0700

The Miami Dolphins placed the second-round tender on restricted free-agent OT Lydon Murtha and he has signed the offer. He will receive a one-year deal worth $1.9 million.

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Dolphins | Three reserve OLs to have chance in 2012

Tue, 24 Jan 2012 18:04:59 -0800

Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland said Tuesday, Jan. 24, that reserve linemen OG Nate Garner, OG John Jerry and OT Lydon Murtha (foot) might have a shot at starting jobs in 2012. "One of the big things we didn't have was Lydon Murtha this year," Ireland said. "He ended the 2010 season really strong, and I was looking forward to really seeing what he was going to become." Murtha missed the season after breaking his foot in the preseason.

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Dolphins | May look at Lydon Murtha for RT

Fri, 06 Jan 2012 11:08:38 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Lydon Murtha may receive the opportunity to earn the starting right tackle this offseason. The team planned on using Murtha at the position this season before he suffered a season-ending injury.

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Dolphins | Lydon Murtha lands on IR

Sat, 03 Sep 2011 16:03:45 -0700

The Miami Dolphins placed OT Lydon Murtha (undisclosed) on the Injured Reserve list Saturday, Sept. 3.

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Dolphins | Lydon Murtha expects to compete for starting job

Thu, 12 May 2011 14:16:38 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Lydon Murtha said during a radio interview that he expects to compete for the starting right tackle job during training camp.

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Dolphins | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 02 Jan 2011 09:14:04 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared OG Allen Barbre, TE Anthony Fasano, DL Chris Baker, WR Julius Pruitt, OT Lydon Murtha, LB Mike Rivera, CB Nolan Carroll, DL Ryan Baker inactive for Week 17.

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Dolphins | Two miss practice Friday

Fri, 31 Dec 2010 15:24:09 -0800

Miami Dolphins TE Anthony Fasano (knee) and OT Lydon Murtha (head) did not practice Friday, Dec. 31, and are out for Week 17, according to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel's Omar Kelly.

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Dolphins | Three miss practice Thursday

Thu, 30 Dec 2010 13:51:31 -0800

Miami Dolphins TE Anthony Fasano (knee), OT Lydon Murtha (head) and LB Karlos Dansby (toe) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 30, reports Shalise Manza Young, of The Boston Globe.

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Dolphins | Four miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 29 Dec 2010 13:58:19 -0800

Miami Dolphins CB Nolan Carroll (head), LB Karlos Dansby (toe), TE Anthony Fasano (knee) and OT Lydon Murtha (head) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 29.

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Dolphins | Two could see time at RT

Tue, 14 Dec 2010 12:08:07 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Lydon Murtha and OG John Jerry could see time at right tackle the rest of the season with OT Vernon Carey (knee) being placed on Injured Reserve, reports Mike Berardino, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

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Dolphins | Lydon Murtha likely to start Week 14

Sat, 11 Dec 2010 08:27:35 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Lydon Murtha likely will start at right tackle in Week 14 in place of injured OT Vernon Carey (knee), according to Ben Volin, of the Palm Beach Post.

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Dolphins | Two candidates could start if Vernon Carey sits out

Thu, 09 Dec 2010 11:08:15 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Lydon Murtha or OG John Jerry could start at right tackle in Week 14 if OT Vernon Carey (knee) is not able to play in Week 14, reports Mike Berardino, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

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Dolphins | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 14 Nov 2010 08:45:24 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared DL Clifton Geathers, OT Lydon Murtha, OT Matt Kopa, TE Mickey Shuler, CB Nate Ness, WR Roberto Wallace, QB Tyler Thigpen, FS Tyrone Culver inactive for Week 10.

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Dolphins | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 07 Nov 2010 08:42:12 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared DL Clifton Geathers, OT Lydon Murtha, WR Marlon Moore, TE Mickey Shuler, CB Nate Ness, OL Patrick Brown, SS Reshad Jones, QB Tyler Thigpen inactive for Week 9.

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Dolphins | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 31 Oct 2010 08:44:55 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have declared DL Clifton Geathers, OT Lydon Murtha, WR Marlon Moore, TE Mickey Shuler, CB Nolan Carroll, OL Patrick Brown, SS Reshad Jones, QB Tyler Thigpen inactive for Week 8.

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Dolphins | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 19 Sep 2010 08:58:46 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have declared QB Chad Pennington, LB Channing Crowder, DL Ikaika Alama-Francis, DL Jared Odrick, TE Jermey Parnell, OT Lydon Murtha, CB Nolan Carroll, WR Roberto Wallace, DL Ryan Baker inactive for Week 2.

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Dolphins | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 12 Sep 2010 05:56:31 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have declared LB Channing Crowder, DL Clifton Geathers, DL Ikaika Alama-Francis, TE Jermey Parnell, OT Lydon Murtha, DL Rob Rose, WR Roberto Wallace, QB Tyler Thigpen inactive for Week 1.

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Dolphins | Murtha placed on IR

Thu, 10 Dec 2009 12:22:40 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have announced they have placed OT Lydon Murtha (ankle) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2009 season.

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Dolphins | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 06 Dec 2009 09:08:08 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared OT Andrew Gardner, DL Ikaika Alama-Francis, C Jake Grove, RB Kory Sheets, DL Lionel Dotson, OT Lydon Murtha, WR Patrick Turner, QB Tyler Thigpen inactive for Week 13.

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Dolphins | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 29 Nov 2009 09:09:23 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared LB Erik Walden, DL Ikaika Alama-Francis, C Jake Grove, RB Kory Sheets, DL Lionel Dotson, OT Lydon Murtha, WR Patrick Turner, QB Tyler Thigpen inactive for Week 12.

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Dolphins | Week 11 Inactives

Thu, 19 Nov 2009 16:08:00 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared OT Andrew Gardner, TE Anthony Fasano, LB Erik Walden, DL Lionel Dotson, OT Lydon Murtha, SS Nate Ness, DL Paul Soliai, QB Tyler Thigpen inactive for Week 11.

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Dolphins | Fasano, Murtha limited Wednesday

Wed, 11 Nov 2009 13:15:10 -0800

Miami Dolphins TE Anthony Fasano (hip) and OT Lydon Murtha (illness) were limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 11.

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Dolphins | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 08 Nov 2009 08:49:43 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared OT Andrew Gardner, LB Channing Crowder, DL Jason Ferguson, RB Kory Sheets, OT Lydon Murtha, WR Patrick Turner, LB Quentin Moses, QB Tyler Thigpen inactive for Week 9.

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Dolphins | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 01 Nov 2009 08:57:16 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared OT Andrew Gardner, LB Channing Crowder, RB Kory Sheets, DL Lionel Dotson, OT Lydon Murtha, WR Patrick Turner, LB Quentin Moses, QB Tyler Thigpen inactive for Week 8.

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Dolphins | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 25 Oct 2009 12:45:18 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have declared OT Andrew Gardner, TE John Nalbone, RB Kory Sheets, DL Lionel Dotson, OT Lydon Murtha, WR Patrick Turner, LB Quentin Moses, QB Tyler Thigpen inactive for Week 7.

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Dolphins | Murtha signed

Tue, 20 Oct 2009 14:50:22 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have announced they have signed OT Lydon Murtha off the Detroit Lions' practice squad. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Lions | Murtha signed to practice squad

Sun, 06 Sep 2009 11:11:00 -0700

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports the Detroit Lions have re-signed free-agent OT Lydon Murtha to their practice squad.

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Lions | Two released

Sat, 05 Sep 2009 08:47:51 -0700

Adam Caplan, reporting for Scout.com, reports the Detroit Lions have released DL Chuck Darby and OT Lydon Murtha, according to a league source.

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Lions | Several not expected to play Saturday

Thu, 13 Aug 2009 10:04:54 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports Detroit Lions TE Casey FitzSimmons (ankle), RB Maurice Morris (hamstring), WR John Standeford (hamstring), OT Lydon Murtha (undisclosed), CB Keith Smith (groin), FS Daniel Bullocks (knee) and WR Bryant Johnson (leg) are not expected to play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 15.

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Lions | Nine miss practice Sunday

Sun, 09 Aug 2009 16:00:47 -0700

CBSSports.com reports Detroit Lions WR Bryant Johnson (leg), WR John Standeford (undisclosed), TE Casey FitzSimmons (ankle), TE Jake Nordin (undisclosed), OT Lydon Murtha (undisclosed), OG Kirk Barton (undisclosed), LB Jordon Dizon (undisclosed), CB Keith Smith (groin) and S Louis Delmas (knee) missed the team's practice Sunday, Aug. 9.

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Lions | Several players miss morning practice Friday

Fri, 07 Aug 2009 12:04:42 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports Detroit Lions TE Casey FitzSimmons (ankle), WR Bryant Johnson (leg), CB Keith Smith (groin), OT Lydon Murtha (undisclosed), WR Dennis Northcutt (undisclosed), TE Jake Nordin (undisclosed), RB Maurice Morris (undisclosed), LB Jordon Dizon (undisclosed), FS Daniel Bullocks (undisclosed), and WR John Standeford (undisclosed) did not participate in morning practice Friday, Aug. 7.

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Lions | Murtha signed

Tue, 28 Jul 2009 15:52:23 -0700

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports the Detroit Lions have signed seventh-round draft choice OT Lydon Murtha. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Lions | Murtha seeing time at left tackle

Tue, 23 Jun 2009 15:30:58 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports Detroit Lions OT Lydon Murtha has been seeing a lot of time at left tackle during offseason practices.

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Lions | Murtha likely headed for practice squad

Sun, 07 Jun 2009 08:03:23 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions OT Lydon Murtha will likely end up on the team's practice squad in 2009.

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Lions | Murtha has not been able to practice

Wed, 13 May 2009 11:14:46 -0700

Joanne C. Gerstner, of the Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions OT Lydon Murtha (back) has not been able to practice with the team because of a back injury.

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Lions | Murtha misses practice Sunday

Mon, 04 May 2009 01:25:57 -0700

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions OL Lydon Murtha (neck) missed the team's practice Sunday, May 3.

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Lions | Murtha dealing with back injury

Sat, 02 May 2009 16:40:02 -0700

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz said the team is holding OT Lydon Murtha (back) out of action Saturday, May 2, because of a back injury. Murtha has been dealing with the injury since before the NFL Combine and isn't 100 percent yet so the team is being cautious with him.

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