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The Splash Zone 8/1/16: Arian Foster Impresses In First Practice

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.

Arian Foster was taken of the PUP list and was able to practice with the team for the first time. Foster impressed the coaches and players in his first practice with the team, so he is off to a good start. But lets not get ahead of ourselves here. The pads haven't even come on yet and people are already overreacting on everything.

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

Miami Dolphins RB Arian Foster impresses in first practice of training camp - Sun Sentinel
Miami Dolphins running back Arian Foster was activated from the PUP list Sunday, and quarterback Ryan Tannehill made lots of nice touch passes into the end zone during a 1-on-1 passing drill.

Dolphins Quarterbacks

The drill to address Ryan Tannehill's pocket presence | Miami Dolphins In Depth
My favorite drill the Miami Dolphins are doing this training camp is perhaps the most important one relative to quarterback Ryan Tannehill that we've seen in a while. Coach Adam Gase has installed a period for quarterback where he will...

CAMP NOTEBOOK: Doughty Making An Early Impression; Other Notes
While it’s way too early to make any judgments or predictions regarding the final 53-man roster, the Dolphins rookie quarterback is off to an impressive start in camp.

Dolphins Wide Receivers

Jarvis Landry, Miami Dolphins look to improve in red zone - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
The Dolphins had serious issues in the red zone last season, so that already has been an area of focus for the offense in training camp.

Dolphins Offensive Line

Miami Dolphins LT Brandon Albert is getting ‘his groove back’ | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE – Dolphins starting left tackle Brandon Albert is using training camp to get "his groove back." Albert spent the 2015 season trying to figure out things after returning from a serious knee injury.

Dolphins Defensive Line

Everything Seems Brand New For Jordan
The defensive end recently underwent minor knee surgery, and Head Coach Adam Gase said it was too early to determine when he would be able to practice.

Miami Dolphins’ Cameron Wake returns from torn Achilles’ tendon | Miami Herald
Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake has beaten the odds his entire career. But returning from a torn Achilles tendon at age 34 might be his biggest challenge yet. Wake on Saturday described his long road back.

Dolphins Secondary

Don't blame this braintrust for chronic cornerback problem | Miami Dolphins In Depth
My column this morning explains the mistake I believe this team made this offseason that is costing them (or should be) sleepless nights now because the cornerback position is so weak. That's on this front office. This coaching staff. The...

CAMP NOTEBOOK: McCain Makes Debut; Other Notes
With Foster and McCain practicing, the only players left on PUP are rookie cornerback Xavien Howard, running back Damien Williams and linebacker Zach Vigil.

PRESS RELEASE: Dolphins Make Roster Moves
Team makes multiple roster moves on Sunday.

Dolphins Offseason

Miami Dolphins' Dion Jordan on injury list; Arian Foster feels ‘better’ | Miami Herald
Dion Jordan’s return to football is on hold, again. Jordan is out for at least two weeks with a knee injury. Arian Foster, meanwhile, practiced for the first time as a Miami Dolphin.

Practice report: Highlights from Dolphins' training camp (Day 3) - Sun Sentinel
-- Branden Albert is getting a rest day. He is doing individual work but won't be doing team drills. Laremy Tunsil is starting left tackle.

Miami Dolphins have great expectations but bet on 8-8 record | Miami Herald
The Miami Dolphins open training camp amid ‘great’ expectations, according to their owner Stephen Ross, but the safer bet is that a traditionally mediocre team will deliver another mediocre record in 2016.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

Adam Gase: Quarterbacks ‘doing better than how negative you want to be about it’ - The Phinsider
Did Adam Gase just call out the negative reporting surrounding the Miami Dolphins’ quarterbacks?

Dolphins place Dion Jordan on NFI List; save team $1.69M - The Phinsider
Dion Jordan will start the 2016 season on the Non-Football Injury list.

Dolphins activate Foster, sign Harris, waive Patmon, and NFI Jordan in series of roster moves - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins made a series of roster moves Sunday morning.

Dion Jordan meets with media for first time following suspension - The Phinsider
Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan met with the media after the team’s training camp practice on Sunday.

Correction: ‘They’re doing better than how negative you want to be about it’ reference CBs not QBs - The Phinsider
Earlier today, I posted an article about Adam Gase appearing to call out a reporter for always being negative about the quarterbacks on the Miami Dolphins. I used the video on for this...

Reshad Jones is the highest rated strong safety in Madden 17 - The Phinsider
Today, EA released their top-five strong safeties in Madden 17 and much to my surprise, Reshad Jones was the highest-rated strong safety in the game. Now I’m not surprised because Jones is the...