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9 David Fales QB

Miami Dolphins

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Player Updates

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Dolphins' David Fales: Not suiting up Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fales is a healthy scratch for Sunday's season opener against the Titans, Adam H. Beasley of the Miami Herald reports.

Fales was beaten out by Brock Osweiler for the backup job behind Ryan Tannehill. It looked like Fales was outplaying Osweiler through most of training camp and preseason, but the Dolphins appear to be more comfortable having a backup with significant starting experience.

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Dolphins' David Fales: In mix for backup job
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Head coach Adam Gase recently indicated that the competition for the No. 2 quarterback job between Fales and Brock Osweiler is "day-to-day," Adam H. Beasley of the Miami Herald reports.

Fales has been slightly more impressive this preseason, but it's clear the Dolphins have yet to make a decision over who will serve as Ryan Tannehill's backup in advance of Week 1.

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Dolphins' David Fales: Outperforms Osweiler again in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fales completed five of 10 passes for 63 yards with no touchdowns and one interception in the Dolphins' 27-10 preseason loss to the Ravens on Saturday.

Although Fales' final line was nothing remarkable, it still beat that of Brock Osweiler's, his competition for the No. 2 job behind Ryan Tannehill. Osweiler completed five of seven passes, but at just 3.3 yards per attempt, he netted a paltry 23 passing yards. He also took three sacks, adding to his overall ineffectiveness. Fales consistently outperformed Osweiler in camp and in the preseason opener versus the Buccaneers as well, seemingly giving him the leg up heading into next Thursday's preseason finale against the Falcons.

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Dolphins' David Fales: Outplaying competition for backup role
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fales has been steadier under center than Brock Osweiler during training camp and coach Adam Gase noted that he's shown enough improvement to warrant the No. 2 quarterback job, the Miami Herald reports.

Fales has appeared in just three career NFL games and has attempted a total of 48 passes, but he's apparently developed his game under center to the point of potentially earning a permanent backup gig for 2018. He will still need to prove himself worthy of the job during preseason action, but he's off to a good start.

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Dolphins' David Fales: Competing for backup job
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Fales is competing for the top backup quarterback spot in Miami, Armando Salguero of The Miami Herald reports.

Fales re-signed with the Dolphins back in March and is currently set to compete with Brock Osweiler and Bryce Petty for the top backup slot behind starting quarterback Ryan Tannehill. Fales started in Week 17 last season, throwing for 265 yards, one touchdown and one interception on 29 of 42 passing. While the team lost and Fales stat line wasn't eye popping, the coaching staff, including head coach Adam Gase, was impressed enough that Fales could have given himself a boost for the backup gig. He'll have to maintain solid play in the preseason, but he has a solid chance to earn a roster slot in 2018.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.Comp-AttYdsTDInt
19/9/18TEN0-0000
29/16/18NYJ0-0000
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
39/23/18OAK1:00 pm
49/30/18@ NE1:00 pm
510/7/18@ CIN1:00 pm
610/14/18CHI1:00 pm
710/21/18DET1:00 pm
810/25/18@ HOU8:20 pm
911/4/18NYJ1:00 pm
1011/11/18@ GB1:00 pm
Bye: Week 11
1211/25/18@ IND1:00 pm
1312/2/18BUF1:00 pm
1412/9/18NE1:00 pm
1512/16/18@ MIN1:00 pm
1612/23/18JAC
1712/30/18@ BUF1:00 pm
Passing
YearTeamGGSAttCompPctYdsYPALgTDIntTkld20+40+Rate
2014Chicago Bears0000---0---0000/000---
2015Chicago Bears0000---0---0000/000---
2016Baltimore Ravens0000---0---0000/000---
2016Chicago Bears105240.0224.4012001/50053.8
2017Miami Dolphins20432967.42656.1626111/83082.0
2018Miami Dolphins0000---0---0000/000---
TOTAL30483164.62875.9826112/133079.1
Rushing
YearTeamGGSAttYdsAvgLgTD20+1st
2014Chicago Bears0000---0000
2015Chicago Bears0000---0000
2016Baltimore Ravens0000---0000
2016Chicago Bears10100.00000
2017Miami Dolphins20482.03101
2018Miami Dolphins0000---0000
TOTAL30581.63101
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2014Chicago Bears000000000
2015Chicago Bears000000000
2016Baltimore Ravens000000000
2016Chicago Bears110000000
2017Miami Dolphins200000000
2018Miami Dolphins000000000
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-2/213
Birthdate:
10/4/1990
Age:
27
Hometown:
Salinas, CA, USA
School:
San Jose State
NFL Experience:
4
Awards: