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The Splash Zone 3/2/17: Dolphins Need To Speak To Kiko Alonso ASAP

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Kiko Alonso does not want to move from his position as middle linebacker and is rather excited about coming back into this defensive scheme. Alonso had a a fine first season with the Dolphins and the team really wants him back. But it was reported after the season that the team was mulling a change that would send Alonso to weak-side linebacker. Alonso stated that he will do whatever is best for the team though, but if the team would like to keep him happy, the search should focus on outside linebackers this offseason.

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

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Dolphins Offensive Line

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Dolphins Offseason

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Former Dolphins

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