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Miami Dolphins News You May Have Missed 08/02/2015

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Check out the Miami Dolphins stories you may have missed over the past day, including news and notes from day 3 of Dolphins training camp.

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DOLPHINS RUNNING BACKS:

Miami Dolphins have starting running back but battle still on for backups - Sun Sentinel
Dolphins running back Lamar Miller is the undisputed starter. But Miami likes to limit his carries, and the battle for the backup job is heating up.

DOLPHINS WIDE RECEIVERS:

Seal Training Left Its Mark On Landry
The Dolphins players still marvel at the type of training they went through one day with the Navy Seals.

Miami Dolphins training camp: Michael Preston eager on special teams | The Daily Dolphin
After three days of Dolphins practices, the most surprising player has been receiver Michael Preston, who was signed as a free agent in January after bouncing on and off Tennessee’s roster in 2012 and 2013. Even though Preston was out of the league last season, he’s not short on confidence.

DOLPHINS TIGHT ENDS:

Miami Dolphins' Jordan Cameron says 'I know I can be a Pro Bowl player' - Sun Sentinel
Miami Dolphins tight end Jordan Cameron has the size and athleticism to make the offense dangerous. But his career statistics allow room for questions.

Robinson Happy To Get Back To Work
The tight end practiced on Saturday after being activated from the Non-Football Injury list.

DOLPHINS OFFENSIVE LINE:

Catching up with cancer survivor Arthur Ray Jr. - Miami Dolphins Blog - ESPN
Cancer survivor Arthur Ray Jr. received a tryout with the Dolphins in May, and is hopeful he'll get a chance to make an NFL roster this fall.

Branden Albert "fully, fully confident" he’ll be same player after ACL tear | ProFootballTalk
Left tackle Branden Albert avoided a stay on the physically unable to perform list at the start of Dolphins camp, which is a good development for the team's offensive line since Albert tore his ACL last season and spent the offseason unsure about when he'd be able to resume football activities.

DOLPHINS DEFENSIVE LINE:

Suh Serving As A Mentor To Phillips
Phillips and the rest of the young Dolphins defensive linemen can learn a lot just by watching the Pro Bowl defensive tackle.

DOLPHINS LINEBACKERS:

Miami Dolphins training camp: Kelvin Sheppard and Koa Misi competing | The Daily Dolphin
Since the start of OTAs, it's seemed like the Dolphins would go with Koa Misi at middle linebacker, Chris McCain on the strong-side and Jelani Jenkins at weak-side.

DOLPHINS TRAINING CAMP:

Miami Dolphins training camp: Jarvis Landry, Ndamukong Suh step up | The Daily Dolphin
The Dolphins broke out the pads for the first time this season and receiver Jarvis Landry picked up where he left off. Landry, who led the team with 84 receptions last year, made another impressive one-handed grab during 11-on-11s.

Practice Really Began When The Pads Came On
Saturday was the day when all the players, particularly offensive and defensive linemen, could go after each other with more fervor.

3 Observations From Day 3 Of Training Camp
Here are some key takeaways from Saturday's practice at the Doctors Hospital Training Facility in Davie.

Ndamukong Suh dominates first Miami Dolphins practice in full pads - Miami Dolphins Blog - ESPN
The Miami Dolphins defense as a whole has its way with the offense in Saturday's practice as Ndamukong Suh makes his presence felt.

Update from Saturday's padded Miami Dolphins practice | Miami Dolphins In Depth
At one point during Saturday's practice for the Miami Dolphins, the first in pads this training camp, defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh sped past right guard Billy Turner and before one could blink, was at quarterback Ryan Tannehill's ankles. If this...

PHINSIDER NEWS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED:

Miami Dolphins News You May Have Missed 08/01/2015 - The Phinsider
A collection of Miami Dolphins stories from around the internet over the past 24 hours. Today's articles include news from day 2 of training camp, MIke Pouncey has high hopes for season, and LaMichael James has a real shot at making the roster.

ESPN tags Dolphins as Super Bowl sleeper - The Phinsider
ESPN has selected three teams as potential Super Bowl sleepers, with the Miami Dolphins listed as one.

Russell Wilson could have been Dolphins QB if Bret Bielema had become coach in 2012 - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins were in "talks" to make Bret Bielema the head coach in 2012. If he had taken the job, Bielema says he would have pushed to select Russell Wilson as his quarterback.

Dolphins training camp 2015: Day 3 Twitter updates - The Phinsider
We bring back a old favorite today.

90-in-90 Breaking Down the Miami Dolphins Roster: Jordan Kovacs - The Phinsider
Breaking down the Miami Dolphins' 90-man roster over 90 days. Today, we look at safety Jordan Kovacs.

Dolphins Training Camp Day 3 recap: Pads come on, so does Suh - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins put on the pads for the first time in 2015, and defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh flipped the switch.