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The Splash Zone 12/2/17: Previewing Broncos/Dolphins Matchup

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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.

NFL: International Series-New Orleans Saints at Miami Dolphins Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Adam Gase is taking on his former defensive coordinator and Jay Cutler will square off against the team that drafted him. Gase and Vance Joseph have both had disappointing seasons. Both teams have regressed from last year and both were expected to challenge for some playoff spots. Either way, one team will end their losing streak this weekend. Unless they tie...that would be a disappointment.

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

Broncos, Dolphins try to snap season-spoiling losing streaks | FOX Sports
MIAMI (AP) With the losses mounting, Denver Broncos coach Vance Joseph draws on what he learned last year from Adam Gase, hoping to beat him.


Broncos at Dolphins

Lots of Miami Dolphins standouts sit out Friday practice | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — Among the players who did not appear to be participants at Miami Dolphins practice on Friday: quarterback Matt Moore (foot), running back Damien Williams (shoulder), guard Jermon Bushrod (foot), defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh (unknown), defensive tackle Davon Godchaux (unknown) and sa...


Adam Gase

What Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase said Friday (Denver week) | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE--The Dolphins' season is teetering, and this week their hope of pulling off a winning record hinges on beating the lowly Broncos at home. Nothing is a given for Miami.


Dolphins Quarterbacks

Miami Dolphins QB Matt Moore out vs. Denver; David Fales is backup | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE—There is a very real chance the Dolphins could play David Fales, their fourth quarterback, in Sunday’s game against Denver. Jay Cutler is back this week after missing one game because of a concussion, but backup Matt Moore was ruled out because of a foot injury.


Dolphins Running Backs

How is Miami Dolphins RB Kenyan Drake addressing his fumbling problem? | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE—In the Dolphins’ constant search for big-play threats, Kenyan Drake has everything they want. He’s shift, he’s got incredible speed and he’s progressed tremendously in the mental side of it since the team drafted him in the third round last year. The one big issue is fumbling.


Dolphins Tight Ends

What exactly do the Miami Dolphins have in new TE A.J. Derby? | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE—It seemed to come out of nowhere when the Dolphins claimed tight end A.J. Derby off waivers from the Broncos on Wednesday, but apparently he is someone the scouting department has been tracking for a while. The big question, though, was whether he could play.


Dolphins Defensive Line

Miami Dolphins’ Charles Harris brings attention to MS Foundation for his mother | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — Charles Harris studied biomedical sciences at the University of Missouri and majored in health science. Harris did not know he would be a first-round draft choice of the Miami Dolphins.

Dolphins take big-picture approach appraising rookie DE Charles Harris - Sun Sentinel
Miami Dolphins DE Charles Harris, their rookie first-round pick, has 11 tackles and one sack this season. The Dolphins say they're looking beyond stats to judge Harris' development.


Dolphins 2017 Season

Miami Dolphins’ free agent signings like Lawrence Timmons a mistake | Miami Herald
What seemed like a good NFL free agency signing for the Miami Dolphins last offseason with the addition of Lawrence Timmons has proven to be a mistake.


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