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MIami Dolphins News You May Have Missed - 8/18/12

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This was a common scene from last night.  So many penalties.
This was a common scene from last night. So many penalties.

Here are the Miami Dolphins news stories you may have missed over the last 24 hours:

DOLPHINS QUARTERBACKS:

Greg Stoda: Miami Dolphins right in accelerating Ryan... | www.palmbeachpost.com
It’s better to learn by doing than by observing.That’s the basic premise of the experience-is-the-best-teacher theory, and it applies — or certainly should apply — to the Miami Dolphins and the indoctrination of Ryan Tannehill as an NFL rookie quarterback.

Ryan Tannehill struggles in first start for Dolphins | www.palmbeachpost.com
Ryan Tannehill could have ended the Dolphins’ quarterback competition with a strong effort in Friday night’s preseason game at Carolina.

DOLPHINS PREGAME NOTES:

Dolphins Lose Close One In Carolina
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Nothing compares to that first start for an NFL quarterback, regardless of if it comes in a preseason game, and rookie Ryan Tannehill experienced his tonight against the Carolina Panthers.

CHARLOTTE, N.C.: Miami Dolphins defense takes more knocks - Miami Dolphins - MiamiHerald.com
Miami’s defense had issues for the second preseason game in a row, as Carolina had its way following Tampa in the opener.

CHARLOTTE, N.C.: Kicker Brandon Fields among bright spots for Miami Dolphins in preseason - Miami Dolphins - MiamiHerald.com
Marcus Thigpen doesn’t always make the wisest decisions, but what he lacks in discernment he often makes up for with courage.

CHARLOTTE, N.C.: Miami Dolphins’ receivers, offensive line must give Ryan Tannehill more help - Armando Salguero - MiamiHerald.com
There has been more than one occasion this preseason when Miami Dolphins coaches promised the team would offer good quarterback play in 2012, a promise that was seemingly meant to appease Miami fans that have suffered from poor quarterback play for most of the past decade.

CHARLOTTE, N.C.: Miami Dolphins’ negatives outweigh Ryan Tannehill’s positives in loss to Carolina - Miami Dolphins - MiamiHerald.com
Ryan Tannehill did not hurt his chances at the starting QB job but the Dolphins struggled in several areas. ‘We should be a little concerned,’ Matt Moore said.

PHINSIDER NEWS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED:

Dolphins Position Battle Spotlight: Wide Receivers - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins take on the Carolina Panthers later tonight. The wide receiver position will be one of the most intriguing parts to the game.

The Wide Receiver Battle: Inceptionized - The Phinsider
A breakdown of the Miami Dolphins wide receivers fighting for a spot on the 53 man roster.

Rookie Quarterback Ryan Tannehill to Start for Miami Dolphins - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins play the Carolina Panthers tonight. Reports are now saying rookie Ryan Tannehill will start tonight.

MIami Dolphins News You May Have Missed - 8/17/12 - The Phinsider
A collection of Miami Dolphins news stories from around the internet over the last 24 hours. Today's articles include a prediction of the 53 man roster, tonights game at Carolina, and who will start at quarterback tonight?

Dolphins Vs. Panthers: Five Non-Starters To Watch - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins are getting ready to play the Carolina Panthers tonight. This game could have major implications for some of the non-starters on the Dolphins roster.

Dolphins at Panthers Immediate Reactions - Miami Drops 2nd Preseason Game 23-17 - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins dropped their second preseason game tonight to the Carolina Panthers. Next week, the team should go into the dress rehearsal game with a starting quarterback named - and that's not going to be an easy decision at this point.

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