DAVIE, Fla. Its probably not a good idea to compare your rookie quarterback to Tom Brady the week your team plays New England.
Perhaps thats why Miami center Mike Pouncey played it coy on Wednesday when asked to expound upon having last month compared Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill to the Patriots star.
I said that? Pouncey said before laughing. You sure? That a rookie reminded me of Tom Brady?
Yes, Pouncey said it.
Tannehill's a smart quarterback, Pouncey, whose Dolphins host the Patriots on Sunday, told FOX Sports Florida on Oct. 24. I think he's going to be one of those elite guys like Tom Brady when it comes said and done. Just his composure. His leadership in the huddle right now is just phenomenal. ... I do see Tom, and the way he coordinates and runs his offense is the same as Tannehill does."
Its obviously quite premature to compare Tannehill, 31st in the NFL in passing efficiency, to Brady, a future Hall of Famer who has three Super Bowl rings. Nevertheless, Tann...