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The Splash Zone 8/24/19: Quarterback Decision Now More Difficult

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.

NFL: Preseason-Jacksonville Jaguars at Miami Dolphins Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Brian Flores was hoping Ryan Fitzpatrick would come out and play some solid football, but that just didn’t happen. The veteran struggled and didn’t play well until the Jaguars put in their second string unit. Even then he struggled a tad until after halftime. Josh Rosen against the same second team drove the team downfield for a 99 yard touchdown drive and the fans enjoyed every moment of it. Honestly, Rosen has looked like the better quarterback in every preseason game.

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

Brian Flores: Starting QB Decision 'Harder' After Third Preseason Game
There wasn't more clarity at quarterback after the Dolphins' win over the Jaguars.

Jaguars at Dolphins

Three Takeaways | John Congemi Breaks Down Dolphins vs. Jaguars
John Congemi's three biggest takeaways from the third preseason game.

Brian Flores

Habib: In putting out fire he helped create, Miami Dolphins’ Brian Flores shows power of diversity - Sports - The Palm Beach Post - West Palm Beach, FL
NFL minority hires dropped this offseason. The personal manner in which Brian Flores handled the Kenny Stills/Jay-Z controversy reminds us why that trend must be reversed.

Dolphins Quarterbacks

AC In The AM: Both QBs Step Up In Second Half
What did we learn? What stood out most? Who helped themselves? Let’s take a close look at the performance of the Dolphins in a 22-7 victory Thursday night over the Jacksonville Jaguars, generally considered the most important of the four preseason games.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

Miami Dolphins News 8/23/19: Recapping Preseason Game 3 - 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.

Brian Flores: Jay-Z playlist was a “challenge” to Kenny Stills – ProFootballTalk
Thursday night's meaningless Dolphins game was followed by a meaningful exchange between reporters and coach Brian Flores. For the first time since Flores reacted to receiver Kenny Stills' criticism of Jay-Z's deal with the NFL by playing eight straight Jay-Z songs at practice, Flores faced the m...

What to make of Miami’s tight end battle? - The Phinsider
All of the focus on Miami’s skill positions has been at quarterback or running back, but what about tight end?

Miami Dolphins position battles: Who leads in Josh Rosen vs. Ryan Fitzpatrick quarterback fight? - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins beat the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night in a game that was ugly at times, then had moments of great plays, before reverting to some ugly play. Ryan Fitzpatrick started...