Found November 27, 2012 on Phin Nation:
The Miami Dolphins fourth quarter comeback against the Seattle Seahawks has earned Ryan Tannehill a nomination for this week’s Pepsi Rookie of the Week award.  Tannehill completed 18 of 26 passes for 253 yards, 1 TD, 1 INT.  Tannehill has some tough competition for the award this week, going up against RG3 and his 4 touchdowns in the Redskins win over the Cowboys on Thanksgiving.  Please head over to NFL.com and cast your vote for #17! photo courtesy of Dolphins.com Tannehill’s play during the first 3 quarters were nothing to write home about.  However, in the fourth quarter, when the Dolphins needed him the most, he put on a show.  He completed 7 of 9 passes for 153 yards and 1 TD.  Those numbers were good for a perfect QB rating in the 4th quarter.  One of those incompletions was a spike to stop the clock.  Tannehill led the Dolphins on 2 touchdown drives of 80+ yards in the fourth quarter and the final drive that set up Dan Carpenter’s game-winning field goal.  (cont’d on page 2, click below)
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