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The Splash Zone 4/15/17: Joe Vitt to Serve As Dolphins Consultant

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It was announced yesterday the Adam Gase had hired his father-in-law Joe Vitt to serve as a consultant for the team. Vitt has actually been with the team for quite some time and has already worked on some special projects. Vitt is a well-regarded defensive coach and even served as the New Orleans Saints in 2012 as the whole "Bountygate" scandal was being brought forward.

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

Joe Vitt (Adam Gase’s father-in-law) to serve as Miami Dolphins consultant | The Daily Dolphin
Adam Gase probably didn’t have many questions when he talked to a certain gentleman about becoming a consultant to the Dolphins. Joe Vitt is his father-in-law.

Dolphins Coaching Staff

Why hiring Joe Vitt as a consultant is good for Adam Gase, the Miami Dolphins | Miami Herald
The Miami Dolphins have hired longtime NFL assistant coach Joe Vitt, who will serve as a consultant and be available to lend advice to head coach and son-in-law Adam Gase.

Dolphins Defensive Line

2017 NFL Draft Preview: Dolphins Defensive Line Situation
The group of defensive linemen is led by five-time Pro Bowl selections Ndamukong Suh and Cameron Wake.

Dolphins Secondary

Dolphins summon well-regarded cornerback for meeting with coaches, executives | Miami Herald
The Dolphins would like to add a cornerback in the draft process.

Dolphins Offseason

Can the Dolphins expect to draft an impact player in the early 20s? Eh, maybe, history says | Miami Herald
When you draft at No. 22, the elite prospects are long off the board by the time you’re on the clock. The best you can reasonably hope for is a landing a player like Vernon Carey, a steady, consistent long-term contributor.

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