DAVIE, Fla. As many saw on Hard Knocks, Ryan Tannehill is hardly a flamboyant guy.
Hes tweeted once since July 20, and that was to simply to display a picture of a product that helps keep him cool in the Florida sun. When Tannehill was asked earlier this week what Dolphins fans say to him when hes out in public, he said, I dont go out much. I stay home.
Maybe the Miami rookie quarterback is too busy watching game film. Whatever hes doing, its working out OK so far.
Despite being handed a starting job fresh off the Texas A&M campus, Tannehill hardly has gotten caught up in the NFL limelight. He has an even keel about him that has drawn the praise of teammates and opponents.
He doesnt look like a rookie back there, said New York Jets coach Rex Ryan, whose team plays at Miami on Sunday. A lot of rookies have that deer-in-the-headlights look, and he really doesnt have that.
Tannehills teammates saw that in the regular-season opener, a 30-10 loss Sept. 9 at Houston. After throw...