Found August 21, 2012 on SportsBlooded:
The 3-man battle for the starting QB position for the Miami Dolphins is officially over. In his daily press conference with the media yesterday, Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin named rookie Ryan Tannehill his starting QB. Tannehill becomes the 4th rookie QB who’s been given the nod as the starter for the 2012 NFL season. He joins Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III, and Brandon Weeden, who were all named starters earlier this year. After David Garrard went down with an knee injury 2 weeks ago, it became a 2-man battle between Tannehill and Matt Moore. Tannehill has outperformed Moore both on the practice field and in the Dolphins first two preseason games. Tannehill hasn’t been amazing in the preseason but he’s shown that he has enough talent to be given the opportunity to start. The Dolphins made the right move in naming Tannehill the starter. He’s going to struggle in 2012 but the experience should help him succeed in the coming years. For more information on Tannehill being named t...
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