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

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The Dolphins are going to have to make a difficult choice this offseason, should they pay Lamar Miller or let him walk. Miller is one of the NFL's top running backs, when given the opportunities. Miller didn't see much action in the beginning of the season and after Philbin was fired, Miller began to get his touches again. The Dolphins see some potential in Jay Ajayi, who showed plenty of that in his rookie season.

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

Can the Dolphins ground game excel if they don’t re-sign Lamar Miller? | The Daily Dolphin
This is the second part in a daily series looking at each position on the Dolphins roster At his best, Lamar Miller is a top 10 NFL running back. But the Dolphins haven't always treated him like one.

Head Coach Adam Gase

Broncos' Osweiler calls Adam Gase one of NFL's 'most brilliant minds' | FOX Sports
Broncos' Osweiler calls Adam Gase one of NFL's 'most brilliant minds'

Dolphins Running Backs

Previewing Miami Dolphins free agents: RB Lamar Miller
Lamar Miller has spent his football career in South Florida, but could the free-agent running back find a better fit elsewhere?

Dolphins Defensive Line

Dolphins free-agency preview: DE Olivier Vernon - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
We're highlighting key players whose contracts expired and their chances to return to South Florida. Next up is Miami's sack leader, DE Olivier Vernon.

Dolphins 2016 Offseason

Hyde5: Solving Dolphins? Step 1 is slashing $40M - Sun Sentinel

Put on your capology cap. We’re going to slash more than $40 million off the Dolphins salary cap. It’s time to delve into the Dolphins financial decisions for the first step on how to solve this off-season.

Analyzing Todd McShay's mock draft 2.0 for the Miami Dolphins - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
The NFL draft is still months away, but that doesn't mean it's too early to project who the Dolphins might take with the No. 8 pick.

Former Dolphins

Miami Dolphins: Earl Morrall was just a whipper-snapper, it turns out | Dave's Digital Domain
If you live long enough, eventually just about everybody seems young. Today, for instance, I started comparing Peyton Manning, seven weeks shy of his 40th birthday, against other Super Bowl quarterbacks of a certain age.

NFL Super Bowl

Super Bowl Trips Were Once Routine For Mike Shula
Don Shula coached in six Super Bowls during his Hall of Fame career; the first one came when he was coaching the Baltimore Colts and Mike was 3 and the last came with the Dolphins when Mike was 17.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

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Looking back at high school recruiting rankings for current Miami Dolphins players - The Phinsider
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