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The Splash Zone 8/13/16: Dolphins Defeat Giants In Preseason Opener

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Well the Dolphins are undefeated in the preseason. The team defeated the New York Giants 27 - 10 but the first team offense and defense were very lack luster. The first team offense had 2 three-and-outs while the defense allowed the Giants to march downfield. Thankfully the backups picked up the slack and made plays on each side of the ball. Lots to work for the team.

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

Twenty notes, thoughts, numbers and nuggets from the Dolphins' preseason opener | Sports Buzz
Twenty notes and thoughts from the Dolphins’ 27-10 preseason win against the New York Giants: • As I asked on Twitter, if the Dolphins first need an offensive line that will keep Ryan Tannehill clean before we can fairly evaluate him, how many decades must we wait for that? There...

Dolphins at Giants

Dolphins Open Preseason With 27-10 Win
Miami scored 17 points in the second quarter off three takeaways and went on to defeat the Giants 27-10 for their first victory in a preseason opener since 2011.

Dolphins' reserves outshine starters in preseason opener vs. New York Giants - Sun Sentinel

The Miami Dolphins' reserves had a better showing than the starters early in the preseason opener against the New York Giants.

Ten things we saw: Dolphins 27, Giants 10 - Sun Sentinel

It’s pretty early to panic considering the Miami Dolphins have only played one preseason game in 2016, but after watching a decade of inept offenses it is pretty easy to recognize a stinker. So far, Adam Gase’s offense has the scent of a rotting carcass. I’ve seen some bad offenses during my decade...

Miami Dolphins offensive line still looks ineffective in team's first preseason game | Miami Herald
The Miami Dolphins starting offense looked ineffective in the first exdhibition game. The offensive line continues to be a source of problems for the unit.

Dolphins Wide Receivers

New Jersey family's love helped Dolphins' Leonte Carroo to NFL | www.palmbeachpost.com
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Phinsider News You May Have Missed

The Splash Zone 8/12/16: Dolphins At Giants, Things To Watch For - 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.

Dolphins at Giants game time, TV schedule, online stream, more - The Phinsider
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Nine Dolphins players do not travel to New York for Friday’s game - The Phinsider
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Dink-and-dunk offense does not bother Adam Gase: ‘Whole league is 10 yards and under’ - The Phinsider
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NFL Preseason TV Schedule - Week 1 Friday night August 12 - The Phinsider
The second day of the NFL’s Preseason Week 1 schedule is tonight, with another five games on the slate. Tonight will feature the Detroit Lions and Pittburgh Steelers on the national NFL Network...