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The Splash Zone 6/9/17: The Year Of DeVante Parker

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All offseason long, the Dolphins coaching staff has been talking up DeVante Parker. The coaches believe this is the year for Parker and they expect him to have a BIG year. Parker is entering his third season with the team and it looks like the game is starting to slow down for him. It’s time for Parker to show why he was a first round pick.

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

A different DeVante Parker bursts through in an open practice; PLUS notes
One second left. The offense has the ball on the 1-yard line and the defense knows the final play of this drive is going to be a pass because a non-contact OTA practice in June isn’t going to be decided by a Jay Ajayi belly play.


Adam Gase

Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase’s post-practice updates | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE--The Dolphins are finished with Organized Team Activities, going four times this week, and will get an extended weekend before hitting the field for mandatory minicamp Tuesday.

Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase invites Chip Kelly as guest at OTAs | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE--Former Oregon and NFL coach Chip Kelly was on hand for the Dolphins' Organized Team Activity practice today, and coach Adam Gase has been seeking his advice. Gase and Kelly have been friends going back to Kelly's time as head coach of the Ducks, which ended five years ago.

Miami Dolphins: Why Adam Gase did pushups with offense at OTA’s | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — It was the very last red zone play of 10 days of Miami Dolphins organized team activity and although the offense was performing well, there was no touchdown scored and so coach/play-caller Adam Gase dropped to the turf, fell into line, and began to do pushups.


Dolphins Wide Receivers

Miami Dolphins add another receiver | Miami Herald
The Dolphins added a receiver who has been on three other NFL teams in the past year.

Dolphins OC praises DeVante Parker | PFF

WR DeVante Parker has impressed Clyde Christensen this offseason. Parker is trying to build off of a breakout 2016.


Dolphins Offensive Line

Miami Dolphins tackle Ja’Wuan James thinks fifth-year option made him ‘secure’ but it didn’t | Miami Herald
Miami Dolphins offensive tackle Ja’Wuan James spoke about loving his time with the team and the fact he feels secure after getting a fifth-year option. But the truth is that option offers James zero security he’ll be on the team next year.


Dolphins Secondary

Miami Dolphins S T.J. McDonald aiming for big free agency in 2018 | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE—The Dolphins had a lot of reasons to go after safety T.J. McDonald in free agency, despite knowing all along he’d be suspended for the first eight games of the season. They needed more depth at the position, even if they’d have to wait until at least Week 9 to get it.


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