Even earlier than they rent Patriots linebackers coach Brian Flores as their subsequent head coach, the Dolphins already are serious about rebuilding and making an attempt to land one of many trumpeted quarterbacks from the class of 2020, which incorporates Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa and Oregon’s Justin Herbert, league sources instructed ESPN.
The Dolphins are ready for the Patriots’ season to finish in order that they’ll finalize a take care of New England defensive assistant Brian Flores to grow to be their subsequent head coach, sources instructed ESPN.
The Dolphins know they’ve to give attention to participant improvement and constructing the trenches subsequent season, placing the franchise on observe to choose one of many promising quarterbacks from the 2020 draft and rebuild over time, in accordance to league sources.
It’s tough to tank in the NFL with gamers’ contracts not being assured. However the Dolphins acknowledge that dropping doubtless will probably be part of subsequent season, and it’ll take a while to construct the roster to the place they need it to be, in accordance to sources.
Dolphins proprietor Stephen Ross acknowledged as a lot when he mentioned the workforce’s future after former head coach Adam Gase was fired on Dec. 31.
Flores is predicted to be part of the expansion course of for the Dolphins, who went 7-9 beneath Gase this season and personal the 13th choose in this yr’s draft. The Dolphins already are eyeing a top-10 choose in the 2020 draft, in accordance to folks accustomed to the workforce’s pondering.