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The Splash Zone 10/22/16: Previewing Sunday's Game Against The Buffalo Bills

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Welcome to the Splash Zone, the quickest way to get your day started off right. We bring you a rundown of Miami Dolphins news from the last 24 hours

The Miami Dolphins are set to take on one of their AFC East rivals this Sunday. The Buffalo Bills are coming to town riding on a four game win streak. The Dolphisn are coming off their second win of the season and their confidence is high after dismantling the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Bills always manage to give the Dolphins a hard time. Can Adam Gase outcoach Rex Ryan?

You can check out that story here, and the rest of the day's round-up below.

Miami Dolphins weekly positional matchups: Buffalo Bills in Week 7 | The Daily Dolphin
How do the Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills match up for Sunday’s game at Hard Rock Stadium? When the Dolphins have the ball… Miami passing (23rd in NFL) vs.

Bills At Dolphins

Dolphins’ playoff drought explained: a franchise not takin’ care of business | Miami Herald
Taking care of business in the NFL means winning within your division, and at home. Miami, since its ongoing playoff drought began in 2009, has been stunningly bad in both key areas, ranking among the worst in the league in each category. That is why the Dolphins face a doubly important, telling test in hosting Buffalo on Sunday.

AC In The AM: Now The Challenge Is Doing It Again
After last Sunday’s impressive victory over the Steelers, the Dolphins must show they can play equally well against the Bills.

Dolphins Quarterbacks

Miami Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill becoming big-play, downfield threat | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill is fourth in the NFL with 8.15 passing yards per attempt. It's been an uneven start to Tannehill's season, but the fact that he's fourth in the NFL in a highly relevant statistic is encouraging.

Dolphins Wide Receivers

Miami Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry's stats make him one NFL's best
The Dolphins have issues. Tons of them. But Jarvis Landry is one guy who's not part of the problem.

Dolphins Defensive Line

Jordan Taking It A Day At A Time
Defensive end continues rehab work after undergoing knee surgery, all in the hopes of getting on the practice field

Dolphins Special Teams

Miami Dolphins K Andrew Franks needs better elevation | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — Miami Dolphins special teams and assistant head coach Darren Rizzi provided a passionate defense and vote of confidence for kicker Andrew Franks, who has had two fields goals blocked and one miss in 10 tries. But Rizzi conceded Franks needs better elevation on short field goals.

Dolphins Roster

Three Dolphins fave $12k fines for unsportsmanlike conduct in Week 6 | Miami Herald
Ndamukong Suh has been fined plenty by the NFL, but not this week. The league decided not to punish Suh for kicking Ben Roethlisberger Sunday.

NOTEBOOK: Vigil Exited To Be Back Practicing; Other Notes
Linebacker just completed his first week of practice after beginning the season on the Non-Football Injury list.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

The Splash Zone 10/21/16: Jay Ajayi Named FedEx Ground Player Of The Week - The Phinsider
Welcome to the Splash Zone, the quickest way to get your day started off right. We bring you a rundown of Miami Dolphins news from the last 24 hours

Former Dolphins RB Mike Gillislee Looks To Stick It To His Former Team - The Phinsider
Onetime Fins' Draft Pick No Doubt Motivated For Sunday's Game

LeSean McCoy injury makes him ‘game-time decision’ for Sunday vs Dolphins - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins may not have to deal with one of the top running backs in the league if LeSean McCoy’s hamstring injury keeps him out this weekend for the Buffalo Bills.