Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Jewish Business News


Stephen Ross’ Dolphins Flounder

Buffalo Bills v Miami Dolphins

Stephen Ross, the owner of Related Companies, is concerned more with football than real estate these days. His Miami Dolphins were just eliminated from the playoffs yesterday in an embarrassing 41-13 loss to the New England Patriots and so now Ross must face a number of tough decisions regarding the team’s future.

This marks the sixth straight year that Miami has failed to make the playoffs. After coming from behind in epic fashion to beat the Jets on a Monday night in New York two weeks ago, the team has now suffered two starlight losses to go from wild card contender to also ran. To add insult to injury, in beating them the Patriots clinched the AFC East title.

Please help us out :
Will you offer us a hand? Every gift, regardless of size, fuels our future.
Your critical contribution enables us to maintain our independence from shareholders or wealthy owners, allowing us to keep up reporting without bias. It means we can continue to make Jewish Business News available to everyone.
You can support us for as little as $1 via PayPal at
Thank you.

The son of a Jewish family from Detroit, Ross has a number of people advising him about what to do. One is the former New York Jets GM Mike Tannenbaum who the Dolphins took on as an advisor, in spite of the fact that Tannenbaum was unceremoniously dumped by the Jets last year after a miserable tenure there. Ross was seen after the game consulting with both Tannenbaum and hall of fame quarterback Dan Marino who led the team to its last Super Bowl bid back in 1983.

The man who all commentators agree should be most concerned right now is the team’s coach Joe Philbin who has led it to three straight disappointing season that all ended in a late year collapse. Most famously, the team just missed out on a playoff berth last year by losing the final game of the season to hated division rival the New York Jets.

But Philbin is not worried telling the Miami Herald, ”I’m not concerned one bit.”

But Ross is rumored to be considering wooing San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh to come over to the Dolphins next year. While Harbaugh’s contract runs through next season, the 49ers have reportedly shown an interest in possibly “trading” him to another team.



You May Also Like

World News

In the 15th Nov 2015 edition of Israel’s good news, the highlights include:   ·         A new Israeli treatment brings hope to relapsed leukemia...


The Movie The Professional is what made Natalie Portman a Lolita.


After two decades without a rating system in Israel, at the end of 2012 an international tender for hotel rating was published.  Invited to place bids...

VC, Investments

You may not become a millionaire, but there is a lot to learn from George Soros.

Copyright © 2021 Jewish Business News