Originally written on AFC East Daily  |  Last updated 11/9/14
With a tepid offense helping lead the Miami Dolphins to losses in five of the past six games, there is some doubt creeping in that Ryan Tannehill has what it takes to be a franchise quarterback.After all, three teams have found their quarterbacks of the future in this year's draft, with the Indianapolis Colts' Andrew Luck, Washington Redskins' Robert Griffin III and Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson all having spectacular seasons.But some of the top minds in covering the NFL don't place Miami's struggles on the rookie signal-caller, but on the pieces around him. “In my opinion, this kid can play. He’s the future of your franchise,” NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock said, via the Palm Beach Post. "You need [receivers] who can stretch the field vertically, and without that your quarterback is going to be hampered."ESPN analyst Trent Dilfer added: “Just because an offense doesn’t look good doesn’t mean they didn’t hit on the rookie quarterback. They don’t have a lot of guys that make him ...
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