More bad news for the Miami Dolphins -- Pro-Bowl Center Mike Pouncey will be out longer than most expected.

The Miami Herald is reporting Pouncey will be out until late October as he rehabs from hip surgery...which adds up to about 8 weeks in the regular season.

Miami has been dealing with loads of bad news this offseason.

In addition to Pouncey's surgery, the Fins also getting word former 1st round defensive end Dion Jordan will be suspended for the first 4 games of the season after failing his Performance Enhancement Drug test.

With Pouncey's injury, the Fins will be starting 5 brand new offensive linemen compared to last year when the season starts.

The Fins are begin training camp this Friday.

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