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The Splash Zone 6/6/18: Notes From Day 1 Of Dolphins Minicamp

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The Miami Dolphins began their mandatory minicamp yesterday and with it comes a bunch of notes and observations. The defense appeared to win the day, as they always do in the early months. Ryan Tannehill was able to move the ball and appears to be ready to take over where he left off in 2016. David Fales also seems to be the man to beat for the backup quarterback spot.

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

LIVE: Miami Dolphins practice report from Day 1 mandatory minicamp | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — Welcome to the first mandatory minicamp day of the 2018 Miami Dolphins season. Here are some things we've noticed: • The Dolphins offense is present and accounted for, except for WR Leonte Carroo (knee). • Owner Stephen Ross is in attendance.

Adam Gase

What Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase said at minicamp Tuesday | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE -- The Dolphins are into mandatory minicamp, and the best news for coach Adam Gase is that the entire roster showed up for this morning's practice. Here are some other updates from Gase: -- He was unhappy with the offense, which struggled today.

Dolphins Quarterbacks

Dolphins' Ryan Tannehill showcasing knowledge in offseason workouts - Sun Sentinel
Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill has been performing well this offseason, and according to those who watch him he's implementing knowledge he picked up last season.

Miami Dolphins retooling QB Brock Osweiler’s mechanics in offseason | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — The Dolphins didn’t bring beleaguered quarterback Brock Osweiler on as a favor, or to be merely a “camp arm.” There is belief in the organization that they can salvage a player who’s been discarded by Houston, Cleveland and Denver in the last two years, and they’re already se...

Dolphins’ Ryan Tannehill thriving, leading in return from knee injury | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — The initial thrill of getting back on the practice field has faded for Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill, and while there’s still a heightened appreciation after missing a year and a half, he’s settled into a businesslike routine. That’s good for Miami.

Dolphins Tight Ends

Ryan Tannehill: Miami Dolphins rookie TE Mike Gesicki has ‘flashed’ | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — The Dolphins drafted Mike Gesicki in the second round because of his incredible athleticism. It's something quarterback Ryan Tannehill is excited about already. “He’s flashed a couple of times," Tannehill said Tuesday.

Dolphins Defensive Line

Miami Dolphins’ Charles Harris modeling game after Robert Quinn | The Daily Dolphin
DAVIE — Miami Dolphins defensive lineman William Hayes tried to introduce his teammate Charles Harris to former teammate Robert Quinn last season, when they were all in Los Angeles. "(Hayes) was telling me ‘That is somebody you need to model your game after," Harris said Tuesday.

Dolphins Secondary

Nobody is rushing Dolphins CB Tony Lippett, or making any predictions | The Daily Dolphin
Miami Dolphins DB Tony Lippett is working his way back. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post)DAVIE — Tony Lippett it out there, running around with his teammates for the first time since tearing an Achilles tendon in a Miami Dolphins practice last August.

Dolphins Minicamp

Congemi's Takeaways From Day One Of Minicamp
Congemi's Takeaways From Day One Of Minicamp

Camp Insider: Fitzpatrick's Versatility Shines At Minicamp
The Dolphins selected Minkah Fitzpatrick in the first round of the 2018 NFL draft in part because of his versatility, and it has already shown up in his first offseason program.

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