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Dolphins still in market for QB on Day 2 of draft

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) The Miami Dolphins still have devoted only one first-round draft pick to the quarterback spot since 1984. But they may add one Friday. The top four QBs in the draft were gone by the time the Dolphins’ turn came with the No. 11 choice Thursday, so they selected All-America safety Minkah Fitzpatrick of Alabama. Article continues below ...

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Present or future? Dolphins face decision with 11th overall pick

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is 77 and wants to win now. Executive vice president of football operations Mike Tannenbaum and general manager Chris Grier, mindful that last season’s 6-10 record didn’t help their job security, also want to win now. Coach Adam Gase, however, wants to draft a quarterback to groom as an eventual successor to ...

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Giants facing quarterback questions with the No. 2 pick

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Dave Gettleman and the New York Giants have to answer one question heading into the NFL draft with the second pick overall. Is there another Eli Manning? If the new general manager is convinced there is a guy who can lead to the team to a couple of Super Bowls — and the Cleveland Browns ...

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Staying the course: Jaguars likely to continue building identity with draft picks

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Don’t expect the Jacksonville Jaguars to change course now. Just about every move they have made since top executive Tom Coughlin’s return last year has been to bolster the defense and running game. Those old-school ideals are so much a part of Jacksonville’s identity that Coughlin even helped fashion new uniforms to match the team’s on-field ...

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Will Cardinals use draft to end search for elusive long-term QB?

TEMPE, Ariz. — It’s a new world for the Arizona Cardinals — a new head coach, new offense, new coordinators and an old problem. The team still needs a long-term solution at quarterback. When the Cardinals hired Carolina defensive coordinator Steve Wilks to replace the retired coach Bruce Arians, there was nary a quarterback on the roster. General manager Steve ...

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Riley’s 1st spring as Sooners coach after Big 12 title, CFP

Lincoln Riley has already led Oklahoma to the College Football Playoff and a Big 12 title with a Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback. Now Riley has completed his first spring as head coach of the Sooners. ”Yeah, we did this one backward kind of … having been through a whole season, now this is kind of my first spring practice,” said Riley, ...

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One-time CEO Moglia takes same approach at Coastal Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) Calm, analytical and without emotion – Coastal Carolina coach Joe Moglia called on that process to make scores of successful decisions as CEO of TD Ameritrade. So with Moglia facing potentially serious respiratory problems, he relied on his business past to temporarily walk away from the Chanticleers first season in the FBS Sun Belt Conference. ”It’s the ...

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