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Day one of the 2012 NFL Draft was as trendy as the come. A flurry of trades led to some ingenious picks and some not so smart ones. Here are six of the most questionable picks in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft.   #8 Ryan Tannehill Texas A&M/QB/Miami Dolphins Ryan Tannehill is a wonderfully physical specimen. The Ft. Lauderdale resident in me knew it was coming but dreaded it; much like a firing squad. Thinking today more positively (especially with the second round pick of OT Jonathan Martin), Mike Sherman and Joe Philbin have the coaching talents and experience to turn Tannehill into a great pick. Tannehill has all the physical tools, but too little experience and too little awareness to throw by the best DB’s in the NFL. #9 Luke Kuechly. Boston College/MLB/Carolina Panthers There are some major criticisms of MLB Luke Kuechly, including his inability to sift through heavy traffic to make a tackle. Kuechly is another great Boston College Middle Linebacker. The Panthers ne...

Lauren Tannehill, Ryan Tannehill's Wife Hot Chick of the Day (Pictures)

Today's hot chick is Lauren Tannehill.  Lauren is the wife of the newest Miami Dolphin Ryan Tannehill.  Ryan is sure to be the newest starting QB for the Dolphins as they used the 8th overall pick to get the former Texas A&M star.  Pictures of his #1 lady below.  Good job brother. Like this post? Check out our...

Newly Drafted Miami Dolphin Ryan Tannehill Married Jessica Simpson Look-A-Like Lauren Ulfer (Photos)

The first round of the 2012 NFL Draft came and went Thursday night, and as always, all eyes were on the quarterbacks. The only difference this year, was that when Texas A&M product Ryan Tannehill was drafted, all eyes turned to Twitter where Tannehill's wife Lauren Ulfer stole the show. Ulfer, a former Texas A&M cheerleaders and current model, is already drawing comparisons...

Sherman on Tannehill

Dolphins offensive coordinator Mike Sherman obviously knows Ryan Tannehill better than anybody else associated with the team, having coached him at Texas A&M the last four years. So it only made sense that he was asked to offer his thoughts after the Dolphins made Tannehill their first-round pick Thursday night.

Ryan Tannehill gives the Dolphins hope !

Hope!  This year after a 13 year long wait for Dolphins fans, the Phins finally used a first round pick on a QB. The Dolphins drafted Texas A&M QB Ryan Tannehill, reuniting him with his former head coach Mike Sherman.The waiting is over, the Dolphins now have a guy they can help grow and mold into a franchise QB.   While Tannehill has his upside, he also has his issues, he...

Dolphins GM: Tannehill not picked 'to be a backup'

DAVIE, Fla. - Four years ago Mike Sherman called Ryan Tannehill into his office and asked the promising dual threat quarterback to move to receiver after the freshman lost a battle for the Aggies' starting quarterback job. Tannehill agreed to do it, but warned Sherman he was making a huge mistake. "I told him I was the best quarterback he had on the roster," said...

Dolphins take quarterback Tannehill at No. 8

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- The Miami Dolphins have finally used a first-round pick on a quarterback, taking Texas A&M's Ryan Tannehill with the eighth choice in the NFL draft. Tannehill became the first QB selected in the opening round by the Dolphins since 1983, when they drafted Dan Marino. Tannehill might have been a reach at No. 8. He started just 19 games in college after...

Dolphins give fans hope with Tannehill

The last name printed on the back of the aqua jersey that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell handed the No. 8 pick in Thursday night's draft was "Tannehill." It may as well have read "Hope." There was none in South Florida this offseason when it came to the Miami Dolphins. A once-proud franchise had become a disaster under general manager Jeff Ireland's...

Dolphins draft Texas A&M QB Tannehill

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- The Miami Dolphins finally used a first-round pick on a quarterback Thursday, taking Texas A&M's Ryan Tannehill with the eighth choice in the NFL draft. Tannehill became the first QB selected in the opening round by the Dolphins since 1983, when they drafted Dan Marino. Tannehill might have been a reach at No. 8. He started just 19 games in college after...

Tannehill Reunites with Sherman In Miami

The Miami Dolphins reunited Mike Sherman with his QB pupil when they selected Texas A&M QB Ryan Tannehill with the No. 8 pick in the draft. While analysts feel the rookie will sit and watch for at least two seasons, Aggie Websider's David Sandhop thinks otherwise.

Why Ryan Tannehill WILL be a Miami Dolphin After Tonight

At first, I was stared at like a dog who had just been shown a card trick. I kept referencing the 2011 NFL Draft that had seen guys like Jake Locker, Blaine Gabbert and Christian Ponder go in the top fifteen. Yet whenever I said that Ryan Tannehill would be a top ten pick in this year’s draft back in January, everyone shook their head at me.  But now? Well, now just about every...

Dolphins, Browns had little choice but to gamble on new quarterback projects

For only the fifth time in NFL history, quarterbacks were selected with the first two picks of last night's draft. And as a result of the hype surrounding Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III, the draft's next-best quarterbacks, Ryan Tannehill from Texas A&M and Brandon Weeden from Oklahoma State, saw their respective stocks rise artificially. So sure, the Miami Dolphins...

Phins Phocus : Draft Recap

  When I was just a young lad, my parents taught me a very important lesson, which is “patience is a virtue”. That saying is something that Dolphins fans should get very familiar with.  While I believe this year’s draft was a successful, it must be reflected on in two different ways. In terms of immediate benefit to the 2012 NFL season I wouldn’t bank on much. The Dolphins...
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