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The Splash Zone 5/4/16: Laremy Tunsil Will Be Evaluated For The NFL Drug Program

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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.

Reports yesterday stated that Laremy Tunsil would start his NFL career with a clean slate. Fast forward to today and those reports seemed to have changed. Tunsil is going to have to be evaluated by clinical professionals to determine if he will enter the drug program or not. If Tunsil is put into Stage 1 of the program, he will not face a suspension but offenses after that can lead to a suspension.

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

NFL says Laremy Tunsil will have evaluation for drug program | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports
From Yahoo Sports: Because a now infamous video showed Laremy Tunsil taking a bong hit, it has drawn the attention of the NFL.

Don Shula

Don Shula hospitalized, released | ProFootballTalk
Hall of Fame Coach Don Shula was released from a hospital Tuesday after receiving overnight treatment. A statement released by the family said Shula, 86, was hospitalized due to fluid retention and sleep apnea and said the family "is looking for a speedy recovery.

Dolphins Quarterbacks

Matt Back For Moore Action With Dolphins
Moore re-signed with the Dolphins on March 20, agreeing to a new contract 10 days after the start of free agency.

Dolphins Wide Receivers

Miami Dolphins' Jakeem Grant aims to follow path of Darren Sproles, Ta - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
Rookie Jakeem Grant, who is 5-foot-5, will try to use his elite speed to make Miami's roster, comparing his game to some of the NFL's diminutive stars.

Dolphins Offensive Line

Prep coach: Laremy Tunsil I know is ‘great’ person, not kid in video | The Daily Dolphin
The world saw Laremy Tunsil as the kid underneath the gas mask. Doug Peeler sees Laremy Tunsil in an entirely different light. And he wants everybody else to see Tunsil that way, too.

Fan dreamed Dolphins would draft Tunsil in 2014 — and he can prove it | The Daily Dolphin
If you think Laremy Tunsil falling to the Dolphins in the draft was a dream, you are so right. Long before most of us had even heard of Tunsil, one Dolphins fan from Greenville, South Carolina, dreamed it would happen. This was two years ago. And he can prove it.

Dolphins Secondary

Five Questions With...Jordan Lucas
We play five questions with defensive back Jordan Lucas, one of our sixth round draft choices out of Penn State.

Dolphins Special Teams

Dolphins Draft May Have Many Happy Returns
While it was only a factor in the decisions to draft Kenyan Drake and Jakeem Grant, the Dolphins wouldn’t mind being able to find a productive and dependable returner to ease the burden on Jarvis Landry.

Dolphins 2016 Offseason

Miami Dolphins veterans most impacted by the NFL draft - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
Dallas Thomas and Billy Turner could be backups with Laremy Tunsil in the mix, while CBs Tony Lippett and Bobby McCain will battle with Xavien Howard.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

The Splash Zone 5/3/16: Adam Gase's Radical Idea For Dolphins Rookie Minicamp - 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.

NFL Draft picks review: Insider look at Dolphins WR Leonte Carroo - The Phinsider
How does Leonte Carroo fit with the Miami Dolphins? We take a closer look at Miami's second third-round draft pick through the eyes of the fans that watched him when he was at Rutgers.

Grading the Miami Dolphins 2016 NFL Draft - The Phinsider
Now that the NFL draft has concluded, it is time to grade the Miami Dolphins’ 2016 draft class. Here is a list of each prospect and how they will fit with the Miami Dolphins.

Miami Signs LB Blount, Son Of Former Steelers Great - The Phinsider
Quiet, Humble Player Determined To Make A Name For Himself

Miami Dolphins Season In Review: Week 5 & 6 - Bye Week & Titans - The Phinsider
Miami suffered back-to-back humiliating defeats at the hands of AFC East rivals. Could a new coach and new attitude turn the season around? They started off on the right foot against the Tennessee Titans.