Found August 22, 2012 on Kissing Suzy Kolber:
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. NFL Films continues to do an excellent job editing and and making a coherent narrative of the footage, even if they keep skimping on the gratuitous cheerleader montages that they teased us with in the first episode of this season. Still, as expected, the entertainment value suffers for a lack of characters. Jim Turner is gonna cuss a bunch, but he’s still a hard-line guy who’s in charge, so there’s only so much he’s gonna do to act up. With Chad gone, there’s no WILD CARD, ******* element to this season. The Jets season was great because most of the team, including the head coach, could be counted on for stuff like that. Documentary work can only be as interesting as i...

Tannehill named Dolphins starter

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. 

Starting Ryan Tannehill Not the Right Move, Could Ultimately Backfire on Miami Dolphins

A lot of pressure comes with being a first-round pick. The big money contracts -- although not nearly as big as in the past -- hold a hefty weight, the spotlight shines down on them like a solar eclipse, and maybe most importantly they are relentlessly scrutinized at every twist and turn. Especially quarterbacks. So after being selected No. 8 overall in this past April's NFL...

HBO Tricks American Males By Not Showing Lauren Tannehill On Hard Knocks

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. People were not pleased: They still haven't shown Lauren Tannehill — Jake Winderman (@jakewinderman) August 22, 2012 Bro, no emoticons please.  If you girls don't know who @LaurenTannehill...

Ryan Tannehill is the Starter but Joe Philbin is the Man

Ryan Tannehill was named the Miami Dolphins' starting quarterback for the team's season-opener at the Houston Texans. "This is the best decision we can make at the given time," coach Joe Philbin... Come here for the best Miami Dolphins blog on the web. We have all of the most up to date new and opinions on the Dolphins organization for its fans.

Dolphins make statement by starting Tannehill

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...

Ryan Tannehill Named Miami Dolphins Starter

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... Come here for the best Miami Dolphins blog on the web. We have all of the most up to date new and opinions on the Dolphins organization for its fans.

Dolphins name Ryan Tannehill starting quarterback

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...

Newly branded starter Tannehill has support

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...

It's Tannehill

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.

Tannehill named Dolphins starter

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 QB Decision Reaction

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.

Dolphins Coach Philbin: Sink or Swim?

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 →

Bump and Run Coverage: Ryan Tannehill and Jake Locker Take Charge

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...
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