Dolphins followers nonetheless holding a grudge towards former coach Nick Saban 10 years later now have extra fodder:
P.Okay. Sam, a former journeyman broad receiver, alleged on Twitter that then-Dolphins coach Saban minimize him from the workforce 10 years in the past this week as a result of he left camp to go to his dying father.
He wrote: “Thanks nick saban @AlabamaFTBL. 10 yrs in the past right now you narrow me from the @MiamiDolphins bc I flew house to hug my dad earlier than he died. CLASSY!”
Sam, 33 and out of soccer, was on the Miami follow squad in 2006, Saban’s remaining yr with the workforce. A fifth-spherical select of Florida State College within the 2004 NFL draft, Sam was launched by the Dolphins, introduced again on the finish of the season, after which reduce once more throughout 2007 coaching camp, after Saban was lengthy gone.
He had stints with the Patriots, Bengals, and Raiders earlier than leaving the league in 2007.
Saban doesn’t have a Twitter account, so likelihood is, he didn’t see Sam’s Tweet. The coach, busy getting ready his prime-ranked Alabama soccer group for the playoffs, has not responded to the allegation. The Herald left a message, however has not but acquired a reply.