The fall, rise — and mini-humbling — of Dolphins cornerback Nik Needham

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The fall, rise — and mini-humbling — of Dolphins cornerback Nik Needham
The fall, rise — and mini-humbling — of Dolphins cornerback Nik Needham

Here's what we learned this week about Dolphins cornerback Nik Needham and his head coach: 1. Needham can play, as evidenced by his interception and game-ending tackle against the Colts last week. 2. Brian Flores will shut down Needham (or anyone else) if he celebrates success a little too much. Needham might have tiptoed that line on Twitter over the last few days. Since his breakout game, the rookie corner retweeted more than two dozen of his game highlights or well wishes from friends or members of the media. Which leads us to Flores, who sent a not-so-subtle message to the rookie corner Thursday: We're not crowning you yet. A relatively innocuous question — How does a young player such as

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