• by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Dolphins CB Brent Grimes unable to practice Wednesday

    Dolphins cornerback Brent Grimes (knee) will not practice Wednesday, Adam Beasley of the Miami Herald reports.Grimes sprained his MCL during Sunday's London loss to the Dolphins. The 32-year-old cornerback has started every game for Miami since signing with the team back in 2013, but that streak appears to be in jeopardy with Wednesday's latest practice designation.More information should be available later in the week, however if Grimes is unable to go Jamar Taylor could get the start in his place.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Dolphins cornerback Brent Grimes will not return in Week 4

    Dolphins cornerback Brent Grimes (knee) has been ruled out the remainder of Sunday's game against the Jets with a knee injury, Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald reports.With the Dolphins trailing big late in the game, it's not likely the Jets will be throwing much the rest of the way. Hpwever, Zach Bowman is taking over for Grimes.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Thigh issue keeps Dolphins' Brent Grimes out late in fourth quarter

    Dolphins cornerback Brent Grimes exited Week 7 at Chicago because of a thigh injury. Grimes left the game late in the fourth quarter and did not return. He finished with four total tackles.The Dolphins will play the Jaguars in Jacksonville Week 8.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Brent Grimes gets $16 million guaranteed

    The four-year contract signed by Dolphins corner Brent Grimes is worth $32 million, including $16 million guaranteed, reports ESPN's Adam Schefter.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Dolphins re-sign Brent Grimes to four-year deal

    The Dolphins re-signed top cornerback Brent Grimes to a four-year contract, reports the Miami Herald. Grimes, 30, had 60 tackles, four interceptions and 16 passes defensed last season. Terms of the deal were not immediately available. Had the Dolphins slapped the franchise tag on Grimes, they would have owed him $11.8 million for 2014.

  • by Jamey Eisenberg | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Brent Grimes not expected to get franchise tag

    The Dolphins have to decide Monday if they want to place the franchise tag on cornerback Brent Grimes or let him become a free agent, reports ESPN. The report says the Dolphins can use the one-year franchise tag before the afternoon deadline at $11.5 million. Or they can attempt to sign him to a long-term extension before he hits the open market. According to Pro Football Talk, Grimes is not expected to get the franchise tag, but he is likely to stay with the Dolphins on a long-term deal.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Dolphins 'optimistic' they'll re-sign Brent Grimes

    Dolphins general manager Dennis Hickey told WMEN-640 that he's "optimistic" Miami will re-sign top cornerback Brent Grimes, reports the Miami Herald. Monday is the deadline to use the franchise tag. That will be an option if Grimes and the Dolphins can't reach an agreement.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Brent Grimes 'pretty optimistic' about long-term deal

    Cornerback Brent Grimes said he's "pretty optimistic" he'll reach a contract agreement with the Dolphins before the franchise tag deadline a week away, reports the Miami Herald. "They said they like me here and want to have me back," Grimes told the paper. "Hopefully, it happens sooner than later, and I don't have to worry about it." Grimes said the team has not discussed slapping him with the tag, and "nobody wants to get franchise tag, another one-year deal." Even if a player is tagged, the sides can negotiate a contract and get the tag lifted by mid-July.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Franchise tag becoming more likely for Brent Grimes

    Each day that goes by without the Dolphins and corner Brent Grimes reaching a contract agreement, "the more likely it is that Grimes get 'tagged,'" reports ESPN.com. Miami has a week to decide if it will slap the franchise tag on Grimes for the 2014 season. Grimes was the team's most consisent defender last year, and the Dolphins have the resources to keep him for at least one more season, the report said. Grimes often shadowed the opponent's top wideout and tied for the team lead with four interceptions.

  • by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Report: Dolphins franchise tagging Brent Grimes 'not realistic'

    Cornerback Brent Grimes is slated to be a free agent this spring, but the franchise tag doesn't appear to be in play for the Dolphins. That's after a source told NFL Network that the franchise tag was "not realistic" for Grimes considering the price tag of $11.3 million. That's because Grimes has been franchised before.