Miami Dolphins: OTA, Mini Camps – Schedule
After the NFL draft, teams crank up their rookie and OTA (organized team activities) camps in May and June to get their players prepped for the up coming 2010 season. This time of year can be often over looked by many a fantasy football owner but at this time, young stars and unknown names come out and impress their coaches to challenge for future starting jobs come September.
Below we have the Miami Dolphins projected OTA schedule for May and June. Come back and check in for information that we find key for the success or concern for the Dolphins future success.
May 18-19, May 24, May 26, June 1, June 3, June 7, June 9-10, June 14, June 16
April 30-May 2 (rookies), May 28-30
Dolphins OTA – Mini Camp Notes
May 5th, Jared Odrick To Compete For End Position
The Dolphins are looking to use first round pick Jared Odrick as a defensive end in their three – four scheme. He will compete with Phillip Merling, Tony McDaniel and Lionel Dotson for the starting right end job. Look for Odrick to win this job as the Dolphins need his help right away.
May 9th, Pennington Healing
Quarterback Chad Pennington is expected to be ready to make a return to the field by training camp in July. With so many shoulder injury’s, Pennington is nothing more than a backup quarterback at this point in his career. In light of this news, Pennington also resigned with the Dolphins.
May 16th, Allen Moving To Safety?
Will Allen is considering a move to safety as the Dolphins already have Smith and Davis penciled in as the teams starting corners.
May 19th, Brandon Marshall Has Another Hip Surgery
While the team is calling Brandon Marshall’s second hip surgery in as many years “routine” this is something to keep an eye on. Marshall has plenty of time to get healthy before the season gets going so we will see if is ready to go by August.
May 19th, Ronnie Brown Practicing
NFL fantasy football player rankings writer Sean E. Douglas: fantasy-info.com