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The Splash Zone 11/2/16: Chris Culliver Wants To Be Activated

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Chris Culliver says he is healthy and ready to rock. Culliver has been sitting on the sidelines all season while on the team's PUP list. Culliver has been rehabbing from a torn ACL and he feels he is finally ready to help the team. The Dolphins have until November 9th to activate the cornerback. The Dolphins could use some help at corner.

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

Miami Dolphins CB Chris Culliver wants to be activated — now | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — Miami Dolphins cornerback Chris Culliver stated over and over and over on Tuesday that he is ready to return from injury, is ready to play and wants to be activated now. "If I’m not activated it would be a disappointment," Culliver said. "We’ll see what happens.

Adam Gase

What Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase said Tuesday | The Daily Dolphin
Here's some of what Dolphins coach Adam Gase said Tuesday: • Chris Culliver decision on activation does not have to be rushed. No decisions have to be made right now. Every day is a different day as far as how well he feels and how well he moves. He knows the defense.

Dolphins Quarterbacks

Miami Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill doesn’t eat, hand out candy on Halloween | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill says he's not good at — Halloween. Tannehill's wife, Lauren, made Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles costumes for the family. "But the son went down early so we didn't get to put them on," Tannehill said.

Dolphins Running Backs

Miami Dolphins RB Jay Ajayi chasing history against New York Jets - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
Dolphins RB Jay Ajayi has a chance to do something this week that no NFL player has done, as he is looking for a third straight 200-yard game

Dolphins Tight Ends

Dolphins' top two tight ends still not cleared to resume football activities | Miami Herald
Miami’s top two tight ends remain affected by concussions they suffered since the start of the season. Jordan Cameron has been out for more than a month.

Dolphins Defensive Line

Numbers Don't Do Suh Justice
Despite the Dolphins already having had their bye, Suh ranks among the NFL leaders among defensive tackles in total tackles (32), sacks (3.5), and quarterback hits (9).

Dolphins Secondary

AC In The AM: Defense Depending On Michael Thomas
The season-ending injury to All-Pro safety Reshad Jones has shifted the focus to a fourth-year player who must now show he can take his game to another level.

Dolphins' Maxwell is appealing his $9,000 taunting fine from Week 7 | Miami Herald
Byron Maxwell is appealing the $9,000 fine assessed after he pointed to the Bills bench in Week 7. He claims he was simply saying hello to an old acquaintance.

Dolphins 2016 Season

Dolphins to bolster defensive line; Tannehill on new approach | Miami Herald
NFL teams can bring back only one player off injured reserve during the course of a season. And the Dolphins, with no other realistic options, made their expected choice today: defensive tackle Earl Mitchell. By practicing today on the first day he was eligible to do so, Mitchell becomes Miami’s designated player to return off injured reserve.

Dolphins are bottom-five team, according to ESPN Power Rankings - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
The Dolphins dropped two spots to No. 28 in the latest ESPN Power Rankings.

Three reasons the Miami Dolphins may make the playoffs
Taking a look at three key reasons why the Miami Dolphins could make the playoffs this season. The post Three reasons the Miami Dolphins may make the playoffs appeared first on Cover32.

Dolphins Find Themselves In A Better Place
After consecutive victories against the Pittsburgh Steelers and Buffalo Bills, the Dolphins are 3-4 heading into the final nine weeks of the regular season with their goals very much alive and with a nice dose of confidence to boot.

Miami Dolphins trade plans may have shifted once team got on a two-game win streak | Miami Herald
The Miami Dolphins were open to being sellers during the NFL trading period, which closes Tuesday at 4 p.m. But the team’s recent success makes it more likely the team would be interested in adding talent rather than trading it.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

The Splash Zone 11/1/16: Dolphins Have A Favorable Schedule Coming Up - 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.

Jay Ajayi needs 52 yards per game to reach 1,000 this season - The Phinsider
Chris Perkins points out that it might be more difficult than it sounds for Ajayi to reach that mark.

Flash Poll: Jets fan or Dolphins fan more pathetic? - The Phinsider
It’s Jets week! How do I know for sure it is Jets week? Well, emails like this one are starting to show up in my email inbox. The subject for this email was "J E T S" so you know it had to be a...

NFL Power Rankings Week 9: Miami coming off the bye - The Phinsider
Will the Miami Dolphins hold steady following their bye week in the Power Rankings from around the web?

When is the NFL trade deadline? Rumors, trades, and speculation for 2016 deadline - The Phinsider
The NFL Trade Deadline is upon us. It’s probably going to be a pretty quiet day.