J.T. Wilcox is an award-winning sports journalist who has worked in South Florida for more than a decade. He authors "The Bald Predictions" blog and "The Baldcast" podcast.
College Miami Hurricanes

Hurricanes RB Mark Walton Out For Season, Will Have Ankle Surgery

While most University of Miami football fans were still reveling in the team’s dramatic 24-20 win over hated rival Florida State, they were given some sobering news late Sunday afternoon. The school announced that junior running back Mark Walton will undergo surgery on his right ankle, which he injured during Saturday’s game against the Noles. […]

Miami Dolphins/NFL Professional

Fins Notebook: Timmons Suspended, Miami Trades For Linebacker

When a player goes AWOL (absent without leave), it is a scary thing. Too many times, professional athletes have gone missing and no one really knows where they are, when they left, and most importantly – why they left. Lawrence Timmons went missing without a trace on the Saturday night before the team’s season-opening game […]

Football High School

James Cook Has Huge Game, Central Upends Bishop Gorman 24-20

While many of its fans were either making final preparations for the pending arrival of category 5 storm Hurricane Irma or asleep, Miami Central was flexing its “South Florida muscle” in Las Vegas. Senior running back James Cook had touchdowns runs of 83 yards and 87 yards – the latter serving as the fourth quarter […]

Miami Dolphins/NFL Professional

Five Point Stance: Cutler Starts, Dolphins Fall To Ravens Thursday

The Dolphins’ Thursday night preseason game did a lot of “preseason-ing”, as Miami fell to the visiting Baltimore Ravens 31-7 in the team’s last home preseason. The Fins, who will play its final two preseason games on the road, led 7-0 early in the second quarter and then proceeded to give up 31 unanswered over […]

Miami Dolphins/NFL Professional

Tannehill & McMillian Both To Have Season-Ending Surgeries

It was confirmed late Friday that Miami quarterback Ryan Tannehill will indeed have season-ending knee surgery to repair the torn ligaments in his left knee as will rookie inside linebacker Raekwon McMillan, who injured his knee in the opening minutes of the Dolphins’ preseason opener against Atlanta this past Thursday.

College Miami Hurricanes

Terrance Henley Leaves University Of Miami; Freeman Brown Dies At 42

As fall camp continues to creep closer, the University of Miami football program had another player depart. The school announced Tuesday afternoon that junior defensive back Terrance Henley decided to leave the program. UM head coach Mark Richt issued the cookie-cutter statement regarding Henley’s departure. “I talked to Terrance and he felt like he would […]

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