Maxwell was benched prior to last week after he struggled with tackling and soft coverage for the first three games of the season. With a date against the run-heavy Titans on tap in Week 5, Maxwell will need to shore up the former in particular to handle the likes of DeMarco Murray and Derrick Henry. The team also indicated that Maxwell would be used in the press coverage he thrives in, in an attempt to help bolster his overall performance.
Maxwell didn't start Thursday versus the Bengals, Adam Beasley of the Miami Herald reports.
Maxwell hasn't played well so far this season as he has struggled in both pass coverage and tackling. Tony Lippett will be the starting corner and how well he plays will determine whether or not Maxwell will get his starting job back.
Maxwell (groin) returned to practice Monday, Adam Beasley of the Miami Herald reports.
Maxwell was dealing with a slight groin injury and there was really no reason to push it on a wet surface versus the Giants. The Dolphins biggest weakness on defense may very be the cornerback position and they will do all they can to make sure that Maxwell is ready to play Week 1 of the regular season.
Maxwell was a last-second scratch from the
Maxwell was unexpectedly scratched from Friday's preseason opener and continues to deal with some lingering soreness in his groin. It's reportedly nothing severe and shouldn't force him to sit out an extended period of time, so he's likely not at risk of missing any regular season action. The
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