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The Splash Zone 6/16/18: Adam Gase Undecided On Backup Quarterback

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David Fales has been having quite an offseason. He was able to showcase his skills in the final game of the 2017 season against the Buffalo Bills, re-signed with the team, and is probably going to be Ryan Tannehill’s backup this year. But Adam Gase is still undecided, course he could just be saying that. Brock Osweiler and Bryce Petty are also vying for that backup spot, but both have been spotty during OTA’s.

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

Dolphins coach Adam Gase high on QB David Fales, but remains undecided | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — The way everything has lined up for quarterback David Fales this offseason, it’ll be a surprise if anyone else claims the Dolphins’ backup quarterback job. It’s a pivotal career opportunity for Fales after bouncing around the last four years.

Dolphins Tight Ends

Miami Dolphins rookie TE Mike Gesicki rips through offseason practices | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — The Dolphins’ top two picks in this year’s NFL Draft appear to be as good as everyone thought they were. That’s great when it comes to safety Minkah Fitzpatrick, but it’s essential with tight end Mike Gesicki.

Dolphins Defensive Line

Dolphins DE Cameron Wake saw ‘missed opportunities’ for sacks in 2017 | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — One of the Dolphins’ biggest problems last season was that they were in the top 10 in defensive line spending and the bottom 10 in sacks. That’s not Cameron Wake’s fault. He had another double-digit year (his third straight healthy season doing so) with 10.

Dolphins OTA’s

AC In The AM: What We Learned From Workouts
When OTAs began more than a month ago, I singled out 10 players I was most interested in watching as the workouts evolved. With OTAs having ended on Thursday, and a five-week break in front of us for players and coaches, let’s re-visit those 10 players and see what we’ve learned:

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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.