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DAVIE, Fla. -- With his NFL debut still more than two weeks away, Ryan Tannehill can already boast of an achievement unprecedented among Miami Dolphins quarterbacks: He won a starting job in his first training camp. New coach Joe Philbin gave Tannehill the job Monday, meaning the Dolphins will have a rookie QB start a season opener for the first time when they play at Houston on Sept. 9. Not even Pro Football Hall of Famers Dan Marino or Bob Griese started the first game of their rookie season. Tannehill beat out Matt Moore, who started the final 12 games...
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The QB competition is over in Miami, at least for now, as the team has come out and said that their first round rookie will be under center week one.
HBO actually produced a roughly hour-long episode of Hard Knocks without showcasing Lauren Tannehill, the old lady of Miami Dolphins starting quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
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DAVIE, Fla. Ryan Tannehill isnt appreciably better than Matt Moore. Tannehill isnt appreciably better than David Garrard. That was never a requirement.
Tannehill, the eighth pick of the draft, was named the Miami Dolphins starting quarterback on Monday because hes just as good as Moore and Garrard. That was the only standard he had to meet, and truth be told he slightly exceeded...
According to multiple reports Ryan Tannehill has been named the starting quarterback or the Miami Dolphins.
Tannehill has been competing with Matt Moore for the job since David Garrard had knee...
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Though it looked like a long shot at the beginning of the preseason, the Dolphins have named Ryan Tannehill, the 8th overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, their starting quarterback. Tannehill entered the preseason as the 3rd string quarterback behind Matt Moore and David Garrard and looked like a long shot for the starting job. Best case scenario for Tannehill looked like that he...
DAVIE, Fla. Wide receiver Davone Bess saw it on the NFL Network. Tackle Jake Long watched it go by on ESPN's scrawl. Tight end Anthony Fasano read it on Twitter.
The news was that Miami Dolphins rookie Ryan Tannehill would be their starting quarterback for the Sept. 9 opener at Houston.
"It caught me off guard," wide receiver Clyde Gates said Tuesday about seeing...
Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin opened his daily press briefing Monday with a simple message: The Miami Dolphins have named Ryan Tannehill as their starting quarterback.
The Miami Dolphins have their man.
After a relatively brief competition with Matt Moore and David Garrard, Ryan Tannehill was officially named the Dolphins starting quarterback by head coach Joe Philbin on Monday. After Tannehill started the ’Phins second preseason game and played relatively well, this doesn’t come as much of a surprise. Tannehill knows offensive coordinator...
The day after Joe Philbin's announcement that Ryan Tannehill is the Dolphins' starting quarterback, it was time to get the players' reaction to the news — starting with Tannehill and the man he beat out for the job, Matt Moore.
After episode three of Hard Knocks: Miami Dolphins Training Camp, I see young rookies with raw talent and older veterans, working hard to bring it all together and form a team. Ryan Tannehill has been named starting quarterback (for now). … Continue reading →
No way to sugarcoat it: that was a pretty lousy installment of “Hard Knocks” we sat through on Tuesday night. Things went pretty much as expected. Ryan Tannehill was promoted to starter. Jim Turner was gruff and profane. Joe Philbin continues to be that most dangerous type of annoying superior – an even-keel prick.
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As the preseason reaches the halfway point, two winners have emerged from this year’s trio of quarterback competitions (Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson will try to wrest the job away from Matt Flynn against the Chiefs on Friday).Although the battlefields may have been tilted towards the coaching staff’s desired outcome, the Dolphins have named rookie QB Ryan Tannehill as their...