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The Splash Zone 7/19/16: Dolphins Sign Running Back Arian Foster

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The Dolphins have worked out Arian Foster again and have reevaluated him. Foster will sign with the team and the contract is for one year. I like the move and I'm glad the team decided to kick the tires on the running back. Foster, who is 30, will be coming of a torn Achilles tendon injury and is expected to be a contributor. The Dolphins were in need of a veteran presence in the running back room. The running back situation is going to be interesting to watch heading forward with a battle between Foster and Jay Ajayi, with Kenyan Drake seeing some time. Plus the moves allow Ajayi to continue developing.

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

Arian Foster signing with Miami Dolphins -
The Miami Dolphins weren't kidding about their interest in Arian Foster. Ian Rapoport reports that Miami signed the former Texans star running back to a contract.

Dolphins Quarterbacks

Will Miami Dolphins rookie QB Brandon Doughty make the 53-man roster? - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
Should the Dolphins carry three quarterbacks? Brandon Doughty, a seventh-round draft pick, hopes that they choose to.

Dolphins Running Backs

It’s Been A Long Journey For Gray
After going to the 2013 scouting combine as a quarterback, MarQueis Gray has been used at running back, fullback, H-back and tight end, and that last spot is where Gray is hoping to make his mark with the Dolphins

Dolphins Wide Receivers

2016 Training Camp Preview: Wide Receivers
With the start of training camp less than two weeks away, breaks down each position. Today, we take an in-depth look at the wide receivers.

Dolphins Tight Ends

Cameron Not Spending Time Looking Back
The Dolphins tight end, who has already proven he can put up big numbers, is looking for an even bigger season in 2016.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

The Dolphins are scheduled to workout Arian Foster on Monday - The Phinsider
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