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Tannehill, Dolphins Strike Deal

Steve Mitchell/US Presswire

he Miami Dolphins quarterback competition can officially begin on Sunday now that first-round pick Ryan Tannehill has agreed to terms.

Tannehill, who missed Miami's first two practices because of a dispute over contract language, agreed to terms Saturday evening according to a team source. He's relocated from Bradenton and is expected to participate in Sunday's 8 a.m. training camp session.

Tannehill will receive a four-year contract that's worth $12.688 million, and features a fifth-year option that is held by the team.

The majority of Tannehill's money will be guaranteed, which is standard for first-round deals under the new CBA. However, the holdup for Tannehill, who was selected eighth overall after starting 19 games at quarterback for Texas A&M, was "offset language," which involves how much of his salary Tannehill would receive from the...

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