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The Splash Zone 7/28/17: Notes From Day 1 Of Dolphins Training Camp

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.

The Dolphins opened training camp yesterday and we finally have some football to talk about. DeVante Parker ‘blew up’ practice yesterday. Coaches and media alike have been hyping up Parker this offseason, as they expect him to have a breakout year. The third year wide receiver has flashed the potential, now it’s time to put it all together and become that Pro Bowl receiver everyone wants him to be.

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

DeVante Parker blows up first day of Miami Dolphins training camp; PLUS quickie notes | Miami Herald
Some quickie reactions from the first day of Dolphins training camp:

Stephen Ross

Ross won't talk Super Bowl, but does talk about most everything else | Miami Herald
Stephen Ross might be finding his voice in his ninth NFL season. Perhaps emboldened by his most successful season in Miami, Ross sounded off on several hot-button issues.

Adam Gase

Miami Dolphins: What Adam Gase said Thursday | The Daily Dolphin
Here is some of what Adam Gase said after Miami's first training camp practice of 2017: • Mike Pouncey is going to be a day-by-day proposition as far as his participation. Pouncey really, really missed football.

Dolphins Quarterbacks

Miami Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill retakes command of his huddle | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE--Few, if any, NFL starting quarterbacks slip into the background like Ryan Tannehill. It's become especially easy to overlook him over the past few months, when a knee injury ended his 2016 season and the Dolphins were consumed with a flurry of offseason moves.

Ryan Tannehill on leading the Miami Dolphins: ‘It’s my offense and my team’ | Miami Herald
Rushed out of the pocket because he’s running for his life, Ryan Tannehill fires an off-balance pass that hits Jarvis Landry in stride for a big first down. Many remember that moment at Hard Rock Stadium last year but what most people don’t recall is Tannehill running past the Dolphins sideline and talking (yelling) smack to coach Adam Gase as he flies by.

Dolphins Offensive Line

Miami Dolphins C Mike Pouncey happy to overcome 'dark days' in return - AFC East- ESPN
Dolphins center Mike Pouncey, who hasn't played in a full season since 2012, is eager to show that he can be durable again.

Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey: I will play at least 4 more years | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — Multiple hip surgeries, countless hours of rehabilitation, a stem cell treatment, it's all worn on Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey, who conceded Thursday there were days last season he felt he could not walk. And then Pouncey ran. And he smiled. And he put on a Dolphins helmet.

Mike Pouncey emotional talking about “brother” Aaron Hernandez | ProFootballTalk
Not everyone had sympathy when Aaron Hernandez's life ended by suicide in his jail cell. But Dolphins center Mike Pouncey has never been shy about his feelings for his friend and former college teammate, and became emotional Thursday when discussing the former Patriots tight end who was serving a...

Dolphins Training Camp

Miami Dolphins practice report: QB Ryan Tannehill strong on Day 1 | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE--The Dolphins opened training camp early this morning with most of their key players on the field, and quarterback Ryan Tannehill looks like he's had a good offseason recovering from last year's knee injury.

Miami Dolphins experiment at linebacker; Dolphins personnel nuggets | Miami Herald
Adam Gase wants a competition for the third linebacker job, with expectations high for Raekwon McMillan.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

The Splash Zone 7/27/17: Mike Pouncey Cleared To Practice - 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.

Dolphins announce scrimmage for 2017 training camp - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins on Monday announced the return of the team’s training camp scrimmage at Hard Rock Stadium. After not being held last year due to the renovations at the stadium, this year’s...

MMQB Top 400 players list: Dolphins sprinkled throughout - The Phinsider
Sports Illustrated’s Monday Morning Quarterback released their list of the Top 400 Players in the NFL heading into the 2017 training camp season. Andy Benoit put together the massive list, and...

Mike Pouncey works with trainers during first Dolphins training camp practice - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins held their first training camp practice on Thursday, opening their preparations for the 2017 season. Center Mike Pouncey, who had surgery on his hip, was medically cleared on...

Dolphins 2017 season preview: Week 8 at Baltimore Ravens - The Phinsider
A closer look at the Miami Dolphins’ 2017 opponents with some help from the bloggers that cover each team.

Dolphins Finally Getting Serious About The Cornerback Unit - The Phinsider
From 2011 to 2015, you could make a very strong case that, outside of the Cleveland Browns, at quarterback, no NFL team managed any one position with greater ineptitude than the Miami Dolphins...