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The Splash Zone 2/9/22: Mike McDaniels’s Strong Endorsement For Tua Tagovailoa

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Let’s give it up for the Miami Dolphins media team who has provided us fans with some great behind the scenes access of Mike McDaniel’s first couple of days with the team. The team released a clip of McDaniel facetiming Tua Tagovailoa, while the newest head coach was on his way to Miami. It looks like McDaniel is all in on Tua and helping the young quarterback become the best possible version of himself.

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

New Miami Dolphins Head Coach Mike McDaniel's Strong Message to QB Tua Tagovailoa - Sports Illustrated Miami Dolphins News, Analysis and More
The hiring of Mike McDaniel by the Miami Dolphins was done in large part with quarterback Tua Tagovailoa in mind, and the new head coach struck all the right notes in a phone call released by the team


Mike McDaniel

Head Coach Mike McDaniel | Miami Dolphins - miamidolphins.com
Photos, news, and videos of Head Coach Mike McDaniel, the 14th Head Coach in Miami Dolphins franchise history.

New Miami Dolphins Coach: Ross, Grier Issue Statements on Mike McDaniel - Sports Illustrated Miami Dolphins News, Analysis and More
The Miami Dolphins released statements from their owner and general manager regarding the hiring of Mike McDaniel as the team's new head coach

From the NFL to Hollywood: How football shaped John David Washington into the breakout movie star of 'Tenet'
It's almost July, and Mike McDaniel is about to join an impromptu Zoom meeting. The NFL is completely in flux due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, and Kyle Shanahan, head coach of the San Francisco 49ers, wants to update his staff on what he's hearing from the league. As the run game coordinator for one of the best rushing teams in football, McDaniel needs to be there.

Mike McDaniel, new Dolphins coach, doesn't owe anyone an explanation
Mike McDaniel getting the Dolphins coaching job led to some questioning if he was indeed biracial as he says. McDaniel doesn't owe an explanation.

Head Coach Mike McDaniel By The Numbers - Miami Dolphins
Take a look at the numbers behind the career of new Head Coach Mike McDaniel.


Dolphins Coaching Staff

Report: Dolphins to interview Charles London for offensive coordinator - ProFootballTalk
As Mike McDaniel gets settled in as the Dolphins’ new head coach, one piece of his first coaching staff could be coming together.


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Mike McDaniel chats with Tua Tagovailoa for the first time as head coach of the Dolphins - The Phinsider
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