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The Splash Zone 9/1/22: What Should Dolphins Do At Corner Without Byron Jones?

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.

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The Miami Dolphins had to make a decision on what to do with Byron Jones on Tuesday and the decision was to place the veteran cornerback on the PUP List. The hope was that Jones would be ready to go week 1 after getting surgery on his Achilles over the offseason. Chris Grier and Mike McDaniel did not want to rush Jones back, so he will be shut down for at least the first four weeks of the regular season. So what does the team do at cornerback till Jones gets back?

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

What Now at Cornerback Without Jones? - Sports Illustrated Miami Dolphins News, Analysis and More
The Miami Dolphins will have to play their first four regular season games without starting cornerback Byron Jones

Mike McDaniel

The life story of Dolphins coach Mike McDaniel: always different, always challenged, never satisfied | Dave Hyde – The Denver Post
Before meeting Mike McDaniel, the smallest, funniest and most over-educated Miami Dolphins coach, you need to walk down a hallway. It’s in his great-grandmother’s home.

Dolphins Offensive Line

Dolphins find their No. 3 tackle. And notes from first media day in locker room since 2019
The Dolphins’ search for a No. 3 offensive tackle has ended, at least for now, with a player already here for the past year.

Dolphins Secondary

Dolphins coordinator Josh Boyer has eye for defensive back gems | Schad
The Dolphins have defensive backs from Texas A&M Commerce, Western Carolina, UTEP and Northern Iowa. DC Josh Boyer is the connecting link.

Phinsider News You May Have Missed

Miami Dolphins News 8/31/22: Dolphins Trim Roster Down To 53 - 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.

Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing - The Phinsider
Weekly, we take a look around the SB Nation family of NFL blogs. Here are the news stories and analysis they are discussing.

NFL cuts 2022: Grading Miami Dolphins 53-man roster - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins completed their roster cuts on Tuesday, dropping down to the league mandated 53-man limit for the regular season. But how do the fans grade that roster?

The Mystery of Five: Either Too Many Ends or Not Enough Receivers. The Number Five is Confusing Fans. Mike Gesicki. Tanner Conner. - The Phinsider
Miami Dolphin’s kept five Receivers and five Tight Ends. Fans are looking too close at what the team is calling a player.

PHINSIDER RADIO: A Miami Dolphins podcast | Byron Jones to the PUP List, Recap of the Philadelphia Eagles’ game and the Miami Dolphins finalize their 53-man roster, - The Phinsider

What are the 2022 NFL practice squad rules? Signings start Wednesday - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins did not receive any players off waiver claims on Wednesday, the day after the 2022 NFL calendar reached its final cut down day. Now with 53 players on the regular season roster...

Former Miami Dolphins wide-receivers, Preston Williams and Lynn Bowden Jr., clear waivers; DT Benito Jones claimed by Detroit Lions - The Phinsider
On Wednesday at 12 p.m. (eastern time), waiver wire claims were announced for the National Football League one day after all teams were tasked with trimming their rosters down to 53 players. With...

Sony Michel signing with Chargers day after Miami roster cut - The Phinsider
The Miami Dolphins released running back Sony Michel in their final round of roster cuts on Tuesday. The move came somewhat as a surprise at it appeared Michel had a good chance at making the...

Miami Dolphins Injury News: Jaylen Waddle spotted at practice; reporters uncertain of participation level - The Phinsider
Jaylen Waddle is on week three of an undisclosed lower body injury which has caused him to miss multiple training camp practices, including joint-practice against the Philadelphia Eagles, as well...