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Miami Dolphins News You May Have Missed 5/27/14

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Check out the Miami Dolphins stories you may have missed over the past day, including Ja'Wuan James, one of the newest players on the team, is trying to become a leader.

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DOLPHINS QUARTERBACKS:

Where does Ryan Tannehill stand in the NFL's QB hierarchy? - Sun Sentinel
The Miami Dolphins have taken an all-in approach with Ryan Tannehill as the team's franchise quarterback, and that approach is indeed justified.

DOLPHINS WIDE RECEIVERS:

Memorial Day Has Special Meaning For Matthews
Dolphins wide receiver helps spread the true meaning of Memorial Day to his teammates.

DOLPHINS OFFENSIVE LINE:

Former target of bullying eyes Incognito’s spot on Miami line | ProFootballTalk
The Dolphins need a new left guard, given the no-brainer decision not to bring back Richie Incognito.  Enter third-rounder Billy Turner, who brings a fitting set of experiences to the spot previously occupied by one of the most notorious bullies in the NFL.

James: "I’ve Been Trying To Lead"
The first-round pick answers questions from reporters and explains how he's adjusting to the Dolphins' offensive scheme.

Michael Philipp makes most of his chance with Miami | ProFootballTalk
Following a trail blazed by LeBron James, Oregon State offensive lineman Michael Philipp will see a pro career that started in Cleveland continue in Miami. That's where the similarities end. Signed by the Browns after going undrafted, Cleveland whacked Philipp after a rookie minicamp.

DOLPHINS SECONDARY:

Miami Dolphins' Jamar Taylor thought career was over - NFL.com
Miami Dolphins 2013 second-round pick Jamar Taylor thought his NFL career was over due to injuries. Will the cornerback give Cortland Finnegan a run for the starting job now that he's healthy?

Dolphins CBs Taylor, Davis ready to seize chance; Heat Game 3 postscripts; Dolphins, Canes buzz | Sports Buzz
Beyond offensive line, no Dolphins position has more uncertainty than cornerback, excluding Brent Grimes. Cortland Finnegan hasn’t had a good year since 2011, and Jamar Taylor...

DOLPHINS OTA'S:

Miami Dolphins veteran OTA primer - Miami Dolphins Blog - ESPN
The Miami Dolphins will have their full squad available on the practice field Tuesday for organized team activities. This is the first veteran session

PHINSIDER NEWS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED:

Happy Memorial Day 2014 - The Phinsider
Happy Memorial Day from the Phinsider to all of you. Just a reminder about what this day really means.

NFL trade rumors again speculating Dolphins could trade Dion Jordan to Eagles - The Phinsider
The trade speculation that just will not go away resurfaces today, with an NFL.com suggestion that Dion Jordan could be headed away from the Miami Dolphins some time this summer.

Miami Dolphins OTA Prep: Offensive Positional Battles - The Phinsider
The Dolphins' OTAs are open to the media this Tuesday. Take a peek into the offensive positional battles that will be taking place all summer!