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The Splash Zone 10/18/18: Albert Wilson Named AFC Offensive Player Of The Week

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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.

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After his two touchdown effort on Sunday, Albert Wilson was named the AFC offensive player of the week. The Dolphins beat the Bears in overtime and Wilson played a huge role in the teams victory. Wilson took two short passes to the house as the Bears seemed allergic to tackling the speedy receiver.

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

Albert Wilson named AFC offensive player of the week – ProFootballTalk
They don't have an award for yards after catch, so Albert Wilson can't win that. But they do have an AFC offensive player of the week, so he'll have to settle for that one this week.


Dolphins Quarterbacks

Ryan Tannehill ruled out; NFL to review report of injury - NFL.com
Ryan Tannehill's surprise scratch Sunday cleared the way for an unexpected Brocktoberfest, but that didn't help to explain why the starter was absent. As a result, the NFL is looking into the matter.

BROCKTOBER! Brock Osweiler is poised, calm and confident
If Brock Osweiler was going to have success anywhere, it was going to be here.


Dolphins Defensive Line

AC In The AM: Getting To Know Akeem Spence
He is playing his former team this week so you would think there’d be a little extra incentive for defensive tackle Akeem Spence. After all, the Lions traded him to the Dolphins last offseason for a seventh-round pick, not exactly a hefty asking price for such a productive player.


Dolphins 2018 Season

Miami Dolphins tape review of victory over Chicago Bears | Miami Herald
The Miami Dolphins defeated the Chicago Bears in overtime and the tape review of the game shows good work by the Dolphins, bad work by the Dolphins, and some beautiful playmaking by both teams.

Miami Dolphins practice report: Ryan Tannehill (injury) not throwing
The Dolphins had starting quarterback Ryan Tannehill on the practice field today, but he continues t...

Report: NFL to investigate how Dolphins reported Ryan Tannehill’s injury – ProFootballTalk
Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill was listed as a full participant in last Thursday's practice, but head coach Adam Gase later said that Brock Osweiler took some of the first-team reps during that session.


Phinsider News You May Have Missed

The Splash Zone 10/17/18: A Look At How Similar Brock Osweiler And Tom Brady Were On Sunday - 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.

Report: Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill “highly unlikely “ to play Sunday vs Detroit Lions - The Phinsider
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Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing - The Phinsider
Weekly, we take a look around the SB Nation family of NFL blogs. Here are the news stories and analysis they are discussing.

Phinsider Radio: Preview and Analysis, Miami Dolphins vs. Detroit Lions - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins host the Detroit Lions at Hard Rock Stadium. Matthew Cannata, Josh Houtz, and Aaron Sutton cover all the bases. Tune in and subscribe!

Phinsider Meme Central: G6 - The Phinsider
Brocka Flocka Flame

Miami Dolphins Film Room: Nick O’Leary, Week 6 vs. the Chicago Bears - The Phinsider
Nick O’Leary is a recent acquisition of the Miami Dolphins, filling a key niche in the offense at TE. Let’s delve into the tape.

Ryan Tannehill out for Lions game, Brock Osweiler to start, as league investigates Dolphins’ handling of Tannehill injury - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins have ruled quarterback Ryan Tannehill out of Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions, head coach Adam Gase told the media on Wednesday. Tannehill was able to practice with the...

Dolphins sign Maurice Smith; Chase Allen to IR - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins have announced two roster moves on Wednesday. The team placed linebacker Chase Allen on injured reserve as he continues to deal with a foot injury that does not appear to be...