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By on April 28, 2012 at 10:34 am
By on April 27, 2012 at 10:55 pm

Prior to the selection of Ryan Tannehill, the Miami Dolphins had only drafted three first-round quarterbacks in franchise history.

The second of the three, Bob Griese, joined The Finsiders to discuss his reaction to the pick and whether he thinks Tannehill should play right away.

“If they had let him go that would be alright because they know more about the than we do,” Griese said.

By on April 27, 2012 at 11:04 am

After months of intense speculation, the Miami Dolphins did, indeed, take Ryan Tannehill with the eighth pick in the draft.

With some other potential options available, there were questions as to whether the Dolphins would go all-in at quarterback.

“The best way to indicate if the Miami Dolphins really liked him was to see if they were going to select him at eight, and they did,” said John Congemi, who played quarterback at Pittsburgh and in the Canadian Football League.

By on April 27, 2012 at 9:18 am

With the eighth overall pick in the 2012 Draft, the Miami Dolphins chose quarterback Ryan Tannehill out of Texas A&M. Below are links to complete coverage of the historic selection:

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By on April 26, 2012 at 9:02 am

According to, well, basically everyone, this guy will be a Dolphin by the end of the night tonight.

After months of discussion and analysis, the day has arrived. The 2012 NFL Draft begins at 8 o’clock tonight at Radio City Music Hall in New York City and finally predictions will turn into second-guessing, which I suppose is a step in the right direction.

By on April 25, 2012 at 2:33 pm

For the first time since Jimmy Johnson was the head coach of the Dolphins, the team’s “War Room” will be featured on television during tomorrow night’s first round of the NFL Draft.

Both the NFL Network and ESPN will have access to a camera feed inside the draft room that will show Jeff Ireland, Joe Philbin and others as they prepare to make their first round selection.

By on April 25, 2012 at 8:52 am

In case you missed it, here’s the best of the best from a busy Tuesday at


By on April 24, 2012 at 11:27 am

If the Dolphins decide to take Ryan Tannehill with the eighth pick in Thursday’s draft, it will only be the third time in franchise history they’ve selected a quarterback in the first round.

According to’s Gregg Rosenthal, the Dolphins’ last first-round quarterback, Dan Marino, thinks that the team should seriously consider taking Tannehill if they have a positive conviction about him.

By on April 24, 2012 at 9:34 am

With just a few days remaining until the draft, Texas A&M quarterback Ryan Tannehill says that he’s still in the dark about where he’s going to end up.

At this point, it’s safe to say that he probably won’t have to wait too long on Thursday to find out.

Tannehill recently talked with Jesse Agler and John Congemi about his relationship with Mike Sherman and his expectations heading into Thursday’s draft .

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