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The Splash Zone 9/8/17: Dolphin Players Who Could Be Under Pressure

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The Dolphins have a few high priced players who could be under some pressure this season. These players will have to live up to their contract by playing some good football or be at risk of being released after the season or take a pay cut. Byron Maxwell is one of those players who is not expected to be kept after this season, with his contract set to be a $10 million hit if he stays on the team.

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

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