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The Splash Zone - 3/12/16: Jermon Bushrod Will Be Moving To Guard

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Well, the Dolphins added a guard finally, though it may not be who everyone may have thought of. Jermon Bushrod, who has been a Pro-Bowl left tackle in the NFL, will be moved to the inside. The Dolphins have their starters in Branden Albert and Ja'Wuan James, so it makes sense to have Bushrod tryout at guard. If it doesn't work out, there's is no problem having Bushrod be a swing tackle behind Albert and James.

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

Jermon Bushrod said moving to guard not ‘too tough an obstacle’ | Miami Herald
New Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jermon Bushrod is expected to play guard, a position he has never played.

Dolphins Quarterbacks

Journeyman quarterback Brandon Weeden visits Miami Dolphins | Miami Herald
Brandon Weeden, a former first-round draft pick who never panned out as a starting quarterback, might be the Miami Dolphins’ next backup.

Dolphins Offensive Line

PRESS RELEASE: Miami Dolphins Sign Bushrod
The team announced a free agent signing on Friday morning.

Dolphins Linebackers

Kiko Alonso confident he'll have bounce-back year with Miami Dolphins - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
Playing for his third team in three seasons, new Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso has plenty to prove.

Dolphins 2016 Offseason

Miami Dolphins measured and calculating in free agency | Miami Dolphins In Depth
The Miami Dolphins braintrust headed for their cars and home at around 8 p.m. Thursday, after a 13-hour day they believed to be quite productive. It was the second day of NFL free agency and, indeed, the first full day...

Void for Dolphins fans looming as Finsiders will cease March 31 | The Daily Dolphin
Dolphins fans hoping to kick-start their weekend with positive news will not like what they're about to read. The Dolphins are dropping The Finsiders, the quality weekday show on radio and online featuring current players, former players and other analysts discussing the state of the team.

A look at who's potentially in play for Dolphins' first-round pick after moving down five spots; Dolphins radio show | Sports Buzz
Please scroll down to the bottom for Miko Grimes' final word on everything (as shared with her former radio co-host, Omar Kelly, after her husband signed with Tampa): Lots of Dolphins on a Friday: • The Dolphins’ decision to drop down from 8th to 13th in the first round of...

Former Dolphins

Miami Dolphins: Lamar Miller finally gets a full test with Texans | Dave's Digital Domain
Lamar Miller averaged less than 11 carries per game during his four years with the Miami Dolphins. In college at Miami he averaged only 14.5. You could say that he’s a lot fresher than most NFL running backs are at 25, because that’s what Miller will be when he opens the next season in the ba...

Brent Grimes signs with Buccaneers; wife quits Twitter | Miami Herald
Brent Grimes found another job.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

The Splash Zone - 3/11/16: Dolphins Sign C.J. Anderson To A Four-Year Offer Sheet - The Phinsider
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.

Jets fans focusing on Tannenbaum 'trading draft picks' while team is 'comfortable' with Geno Smith - The Phinsider
You've got to love the New York Jets and their fans. While they are reveling in the Miami Dolphins' Mike Tannenbaum "trading away draft picks" (he didn't), they could be heading toward a season where Geno Smith is a good option at quarterback.

Dolphins Sign Jermon Bushrod to One-Year Deal - The Phinsider
The Dolphins have signed former Chicago Bears' offensive lineman, Jermon Bushrod to a one-year deal; according to Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald.

Report: Dolphins restructure Maxwell contract - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins have restructured the contract of cornerback Byron Maxwell, according to a report.

NFL free agency updates 2016: Dolphins visiting with Josh Robinson - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins are continuing to meet with free agents as the third day of the signing period begins. The team is visiting with Minnesota Vikings cornerback Josh Robinson today.

Tracking the Miami Dolphins free agency rumors, signings, news, and updates 2016 - Friday - The Phinsider
We continue to update all of the latest rumors, signings, and news for the Miami Dolphins during the NFL's free agency period.

Brent Grimes signs with Tampa Bay Buccaneers - The Phinsider
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed cornerback Brent Grimes.

Robert Griffin III to visit with New York Jets - The Phinsider
The New York Jets are planning to host free agent quarterback Robert Griffin III.

Dolphins ending Finsiders radio show - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins are ending their radio show, the team announced on Friday.