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The Splash Zone 6/3/21: Tua Among List Of Second Year Players Under Pressure

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After an up and down rookie season, Tua Tagovailoa enters his second year under a ton of pressure. Many fans and analyst wanted to see Tua light it up as a rookie, but that’s just not how it works out most of the time. The Dolphins were a borderline playoff team last season, with Tua under center for 10 of those games. If Tua does take a bigger step this season, there is no reason why this team cannot make the postseason.

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

10 NFL players under pressure to perform in Year 2 | NFL News, Rankings and Statistics | PFF
From Miami's Tua Tagovailoa to Philadelphia's Jalen Reagor to Green Bay's Jordan Love, here are 10 players who are under real pressure for a big Year 2 jump.


Dolphins Running Backs

NFL's most underappreciated players: Jordan Poyer, Courtland Sutton, Alex Highsmith among AFC picks
Who are the NFL's most underappreciated players? Cynthia Frelund scours every AFC roster and uses her context-based models to spotlight one overlooked standout on each team.


Dolphins Wide Receivers

DeVante Parker: Jaylen Waddle is a quick learner - ProFootballTalk
Jaylen Waddle has been making a good impression on his new teammates.


Dolphins Defensive Line

Dolphins’ Raekwon Davis: ‘You can see him getting better’ - al.com
The former Alabama defensive lineman is working toward building on his All-Rookie season for Miami.


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Miami Dolphins News 6/2/21: Dolphins Have Seen Growth In Noah Igbinoghene - The Phinsider
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