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The Splash Zone 2/18/17: Could Branden Albert Be Traded To Jacksonville

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.

After it was reported on Thursday that Branden Albert was being released, the Dolphins decided to change their mind as they had learned that the tackle had some trade value. It is now being rumored that the Jacksonville Jaguars could be the Dolphins trade partner. But who or what would they trade away. All eyes point towards Julius Thomas, who hasn't really produced for Jaguars. Thomas had some great season under Gase in Denver, so connect the dots. It's also possible the Dolphins get a conditional pick for the the left tackle.

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

Everything you need to know about a Branden Albert trade away from the Miami Dolphins, including the name of one suitor | Miami Herald
Offensive tackle Branden Albert is on the trade block but the Miami Dolphins are not necessarily counting on all the hurdles standing in the way of a deal can be cleared so they can send him to the Jacksonville Jaguars, a team interested in his services.

Dolphins Wide Receivers

Miami Dolphins’ Jarvis Landry: Branden Albert will lead wherever he lands up | The Daily Dolphin
The impending loss of left tackle Branden Albert already is being felt on the Dolphins. Receiver Jarvis Landry, who joined Albert at the Pro Bowl a year ago, said Thursday night that he’s hoping for the best for a veteran teammate he looks up to.

Dolphins Offensive Line

Miami Dolphins have two big holes to fill at guard - Miami Dolphins Blog- ESPN
Moving on from tackle Branden Albert means a domino effect that will leave the Dolphins seeking help at guard in free agency and/or the draft.

Dolphins Special Teams

These Teams Were Special
The Dolphins had the seventh-best special teams in the NFL this past season, based on the annual rankings compiled by Rick Gosselin of the Dallas Morning News.

Dolphins Offseason

Will Mike Tannenbaum broker a big trade for the third straight offseason? | Miami Herald
Mike Tannenbaum loves to make a splash. A year after trading for Byron Maxwell, the Dolphins could try to deal for yet another corner as free agency nears.

Miami Dolphins optimistic on guard search, Phillips; Marlins sale update | Miami Herald
A six-pack of Dolphins and Marlins notes on a Friday afternoon:

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

The Splash Zone 2/17/17: Dolphins Free Up Cap Space After A Few Roster Moves - 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.

Potential trade of Branden Albert leads to Miami not releasing left tackle - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins were expected to release Pro Bowl left tackle Branden Albert on Thursday, freeing $7.2 million in salary cap space and installing second-year offensive lineman Laremy Tunsil as...

Dolphins looking to Laremy Tunsil as they prepare to move on from Branden Albert - The Phinsider
With the cut of veteran left tackle Branden Albert, Laremy Tunsil will now take over protecting the backside of our starting quarterback. Tunsil, who fell to the Dolphins after a picture...

2017 NFL draft rankings: Top 10 guards/centers - The Phinsider
With the trade rumors surrounding Branden Albert (, the Miami Dolphins could find themselves in the position to make a move for an interior lineman in the NFL draft. Unfortunately, it will...

Branden Albert trade rumors indicate Jaguars interested - The Phinsider
Could the Dolphins send Branden Albert up I-95?

Darrelle Revis charged with four felonies - The Phinsider
New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis has been charged with four felonies and a misdemeanor stemming from a February 12 incident in Pittsburgh. According to the Pittsburgh Department of Public...