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The Splash Zone 12/24/18: Dolphins Eliminated From Playoffs

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.

Jacksonville Jaguars v Miami Dolphins Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images

We may have seen the last of Ryan Tannehill at Hard Rock Stadium. We may have seen the last of Adam Gase at Hard Rock Stadium. Not only did yesterday’s loss eliminate the Dolphins from the playoffs, but may have also cost some jobs. Stephen Ross is going to have some tough decisions to make in the coming weeks. I’m not sure what to expect as I can see Gase staying but also see him getting a pink slip. It is going to be an interesting offseason.

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

Five instant takeaways for Miami Dolphins' 17-7 loss to Jags - Sports - The Palm Beach Post - West Palm Beach, FL
MIAMI GARDENS — There will be no more miracles — Christmas miracles or otherwise — for these Miami Dolphins.The Dolphins were staring at their future a couple of weeks ago after pulling that miracle against the New England Patriots, but rather than making a playoff push, they fell flat on their faces.

Jaguars at Dolphins

Jaguars end Dolphins’ playoff hopes – ProFootballTalk
The Dolphins' playoff chances have just gone from slim to none. Miami, which already had a very limited path to the playoffs, lost at home 17-7 to Jacksonville today and was mathematically eliminated from playoff contention.

Jaguars vs. Dolphins - Game Recap - December 23, 2018 - ESPN
Get a recap of the Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Miami Dolphins football game.

Adam Gase on Ryan Tannehill: I wish he would have played a little better – ProFootballTalk
The Dolphins opened Sunday's game against the Jaguars with an eight-play, 78-yard touchdown drive that seemed to put them on track for a good day in their final home game of the year. As it turned out, that was the end of the positives for the offense.

Dolphins 2018 Season

Dolphins ownership considering sweeping changes, but GM Chris Grier likely safe -
Both Adam Gase and Mike Tannenbaum could be let go

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Miami Dolphins News 12/23/18: Dolphins Set To Face Off Against Jaguars - 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 playoff chances find no Saturday help; Could be eliminated on Sunday - The Phinsider
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Adam Gase, Chris Grier, Mike Tannenbaum’s jobs in jeopardy entering 2019 - The Phinsider
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Dolphins vs Jaguars final score and immediate reactions - The Phinsider
Is this the end of the Adam Gase Era?

Jaguars at Dolphins live updates and scores - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins and the Jacksonville Jaguars are underway in the penultimate game of the season. There are playoff implications surrounding the Dolphins in this Week 16 game, with Miami needing...

NFL Week 16 straight-up winners picks from The Phinsider contributors - The Phinsider
The NFL is on to Week 16 of the 2018 season, with the two Saturday games complete and the rest of the schedule to come. As we do each week, we bring you the straight-up winners picks for this...