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The Splash Zone 11/19/18: Analyzing The Dolphins Roster

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.

New York Jets v Miami Dolphins Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images

Boy, it’s come to this. I have to use an Omar Kelly article as the headline because there is nothing else to use. But desperate times call for desperate measures. Heading into the season, this team had an above average chance of making the playoffs if everyone just stayed healthy. A little over halfway into the season, this roster is pretty banged up but are still somehow in the hunt for the postseason.

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

Omar Kelly: Analyzing the Dolphins' foundation position-by-position | Commentary - Sun Sentinel
Take a look at a unit-by-unit assessment of the Miami Dolphins organization, examining every position on the team, the coaching staff and front office.

Dolphins Tight Ends

Jack Nicklaus 'tickled pink' to see grandson Nick O'Leary fulfill Miami Dolphins wish - Sports - The Palm Beach Post - West Palm Beach, FL
WEST PALM BEACH — This wasn’t a case of friends in high places opening doors. Jack Nicklaus wants to make that clear up front.No, Nicklaus sounded less like an agent-wannabe and more like a proud grandpa Saturday evening as he described how he lobbied with his friend, Dolphins owner Steve Ross, about how Miami really needed to acquire Nick O’Leary, a tight end who happens to be his grandson.“He told me, ‘Is he eligible for the practice squad?’ ”

Dolphins 2018 Season

This Miami Dolphins fan collects QB jerseys, from Marino to Cutler - Sports - The Palm Beach Post - West Palm Beach, FL
Trading cards, autographs, caps — sports fans collect all sorts of stuff to keep precious memories alive.Rick Morgan collects memories he’d love to forget.And when he shows off his collection to other Dolphins fans?“Thanks for the therapy bill,” they say before scurrying off to the nearest shrink.Since Dan Marino, the Dolphins have gone through a collection of quarterbacks that could be described as eclectic if you want to be diplomatic, or too often inept, if you

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

Keys to beating the Colts: Looking ahead past Miami’s bye - The Phinsider
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NFL winners picks: Straight-up Week 11 winners from Phinsider Contributors - The Phinsider
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