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The Splash Zone 8/15/16: Laremy Tunsil Still Has A Lot To Learn

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According to Adam Gase, the reason Laremy Tunsil is not starting ahead of Dallas Thomas is because Tunsil still has a lot to learn. Fans have been calling for Thomas's head after his poor showing against the Giants. I think we know as fans that Thomas is not a very good guard but that's not how the coaching staff sees it. I think by the start of the season Tunsil will be penciled in as the starter, ahead of Thomas.

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

Adam Gase: Laremy Tunsil has “a lot to learn” | ProFootballTalk
Dolphins left guard Dallas Thomas was a frequent target of criticism in 2015 and there were more catcalls on Friday night when he was pushed back into quarterback Ryan Tannehill by Giants defensive end Owa Odighizuwa on a passing play.

Dolphins Wide Receivers

Dolphins’ tiny Jakeem Grant looks like he belongs | ProFootballTalk
Jakeem Grant is the all-time leader in receiving yards at Texas Tech, an impressive feat at a school that has produced NFL receivers including Wes Welker and Michael Crabtree. But in this year's NFL draft, Grant lasted until the sixth round.

Dolphins Roster

Early indications show Dolphins might have quality depth on roster - Sun Sentinel
The Miami Dolphins' reserves had a strong showing in the 27-10 victory over the New York Giants, indicating that the Dolphins might have quality depth on their roster.

Dolphins Preseason

Hyde10: Ten thoughts on Dolphins preseason win over Giants - Sun Sentinel
Well, the first preseason game is in the bag – and it was a mixed bag, just as you’d expect. Some good. Some questions. No conclusions at all in the Dolphins’

Three Takeaways from Preseason Game One
Dolphins analyst John Congemi shares his three takeaways from Miami’s 27-10 preseason win at the N.Y. Giants.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

Dolphins bubble watch: Post-preseason game 1 update - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins beat the New York Giants on Friday night to win their first preseason game of the 2016 schedule. The game was not always pretty, especially when the first team offense was on the...

2016 Phinsider Awards Voting Results (Round One) - The Phinsider
2016 Phinsider Awards Voting Results (Round One)