D.J. Fluker

D.J. Fluker

Height/Weight: 6' 5"/342 lbs
Born: New Orleans, Louisiana
College: Alabama
Draft: 2013 1st round (11th pick) by the
  • The Canadian Press

    Flores taking blame, but Dolphins' issues run deeper

    MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Brian Flores is trying to do the right thing. The coach of the Miami Dolphins hasn’t blamed his team’s 1-5 start on injuries, on not having Tua Tagovailoa for nearly four full games, on bad calls or anything else. He refuses to point the finger at just about anyone. Except himself. And even that might not be working. Flores has been repeating similar refrains over the past five weeks, as the Dolphins have fallen from first to worst in the AFC East. — “Starts with me, c

  • Evening Standard

    NFL London: Matthew Wright seals ‘awesome’ triumph for Jaguars on a thrilling day of firsts in capital

    Only a matter of minutes had transpired following a thrilling finish to Sunday’s latest NFL showdown at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium before Matthew Wright’s short Wikipedia entry hailed the little-known and unassuming kicker as a ‘Jacksonville legend’. While three appearances is obviously not nearly a strong enough body of work on which to base hero status, it is difficult to overstate the impact of his fourth-quarter heroics that sunk the free-falling Miami Dolphins in dramatic fashion in the second and final game of the 2021 London series, one of the most entertaining contests to be played on these shores for many years. While UK fans are just glad to have the NFL back after a one-year Covid-enforced hiatus and rarely have their enthusiasm dampened regardless of the quality of the product on the field, such a gripping finale was a real treat after no shortage of blowouts and sub-par encounters.

  • PA Media: Sport

    The sporting weekend in pictures

    There was success for Brits overseas this weekend.