Greg Cote

August 15, 2013 12:01 AM

Greg Cote: A proper spotlight finally falls on ’72 Miami Dolphins

Sometimes justice takes its time. Forty-one years is a long, long wait for anything, but it feels right that the 1972 Dolphins finally are getting their due with next week’s White House visit. It will be purely ceremonial, but for these men now all in their late 60s and older — led by 83-year-old coach Don Shula — the occasion will be symbolic, too.

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About Greg Cote

Greg Cote


Greg Cote has been a Miami Herald sports columnist since 1995 and also writes the Random Evidence blog and NFL predictions along with his notorious sidekick the Upset Bird. He has covered Hurricanes football (1984-88), the Dolphins (1990-91) and major events including Super Bowls, NBA Finals, World Series, Stanley Cup, Olympics and World Cup.
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