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The Splash Zone 5/28/17: Williams And Drake Forms A Dangerous Combo

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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.

Damien Williams and Kenyan Drake showed so much last season that the team did not add a veteran or rookie running back to the room. Williams had a good season for a backup as he was mismatch for defenses and the same can be said for Drake. Heading forward, expect to see more plays called for these two backs who are complete nightmares for linebackers to cover.

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

Dolphins' Williams, Drake give Gase dangerous options in the backfield | Miami Herald
Jay Ajayi is the Dolphins’ No. 1 ground option this year. He earned that with a Pro Bowl season. But a review of Miami’s 2016 film suggests Adam Gase shouldn’t forget about Ajayi’s backups.


Dolphins Linebackers

Miami Dolphins mixing linebackers, maintaining mystery
Miami Dolphins mixing linebackers, maintaining mystery


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