This is a 2015 photo of Ryan Tannehill of the Miami Dolphins NFL football team. This image reflects the Miami Dolphins active roster as of Monday, June 15, 2015 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Ryan Tannehill

Quarterback

#17

Experience: 8 years

Height: 6-4

Age: 30

Weight: 207 lbs

College: Texas A&M

Biography

TRANSACTIONS:
•   1st-round pick (8th overall) by Miami in the 2012 NFL draft.

CAREER HONORS:
•   AFC Offensive Player of the Week (vs. Houston, 10/25/15).
•   FedEx Air NFL Player of the Week (vs. Houston, 10/25/15).

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
•   Started 87 career games.
•   Completed 1,811-of-2,880 passes (62.9 pct.) for 20,287 yards and 123 TDs for a QB rating of 87.5.
•   246 carries for 1,201 yards (4.9 avg.) and 6 TDs.
•   2 receptions for 5 yards (2.5 avg.).
•   Started 77 consecutive games to begin his NFL career.
•   Has passed for 3,000 yards 4 times and 4,000 yards twice.
•   Ranks 2nd in team history in career completion percentage (min. 250 attempts):

2018 (MIAMI):
•   Started 10 games.
•   Inactive for 5 games.
•   Completed 158-of-243 passes (65.0 pct.) for 1,832 yards and 17 TDs for a QB rating of 99.0.
•   30 carries for 136 yards (4.5 avg.).
•   Serves as a season-long team captain.
VS. TENNESSEE (9/9): Completed 20-of-28 passes (71.4 pct.) for 230 yards and 2 TDs for a QB rating of 89.9; 4 carries for 4 yards (1.0 avg.).
•   Completed a 75-yard pass to WR Kenny Stills in the fourth quarter to give Miami a 24-10 lead. It was the 2nd-longest completion of his career.
VS. OAKLAND (9/23): Completed 17-of-23 passes (73.9 pct.) for 289 yards and 3 TDs for a QB rating of 155.3; 3 carries for 26 yards (8.7 avg.).
VS. NEW ENGLAND (12/2): Completed 14-of-19 passes (73.7 pct.) for 265 yards and 3 TDs for a QB rating of 155.2; 1 carry for 13 yards (13.0 avg.).
•   Eclipsed 20,000 career passing yards, becoming the 3rd QB in Dolphins history to do so.
•   Led his 14th career 4th quarter comeback, connecting on a 69-yard pass that was double-lateraled to RB Kenyan Drake for a game-winning TD on the final play of the game known as “The Miami Miracle.”

2017 (MIAMI):
•   Missed the entire season after being placed on injured reserve on Aug. 12.

2016 (MIAMI):
•   Started 13 games.
•   Inactive for 3 games.
•   Completed 261-of-389 passes (67.1 pct.) for 2,995 yards and 19 TDs for a QB rating of 93.5.
•   39 carries for 164 yards (4.2 avg.) and 1 TD.
•   His 67.1 completion percentage was the 2nd-highest single-season completion percentage in franchise history.
•   His 93.5 quarterback rating was the 4th-highest by a Dolphins QB in team history.
•   His 119.7 QB rating in the red zone (min. 15 attempts) led the NFL that season.
•   Tied for the NFL lead (Kirk Cousins and Joe Flacco) with 7 games where he completed at least 1 50-yard pass.
VS. BUFFALO (10/23): 15-of-25 passing (60.0 pct.) for 204 yards and 1 TD.
•   Completed a 66-yard TD pass to WR Kenny Stills with 2:24 left to give Miami a 2-score lead.
AT L.A. RAMS (11/20): 24-of-34 passing (70.6 pct.) for 172 yards and 2 TDs; 2 carries for 19 yards (9.5 avg.).
•   Hit WR DeVante Parker for a 9-yard TD pass to give Miami the lead with 36 seconds left.
•   Marked the 13th come-from-behind win of his career.
•   In Miami’s final 2 drives, he completed 12-of-13 passes (92.3 pct.) for 115 yards and 2 TDs.
•   Became the franchise’s all-time leading rusher as a quarterback, surpassing Hall of Fame QB Bob Griese (994).
VS. SAN FRANCISCO (11/27): 20-of-30 passing (66.7 pct.) for 285 yards and 3 TDs for a QB rating of 130.6.
•   Marked the team’s 6th victory in a row.
•   During the 6-game winning streak, he completed 117-of-173 passes (67.6 pct.) for 1,302 yards and 9 TDs for a QB rating of 104.7.
POSTSEASON:
AFC WILD CARD AT PITTSBURGH (1/8): Inactive.

2015 (MIAMI):
•   Started all 16 games.
•   Completed 363-of-586 passes (61.9 pct.) for 4,208 yards and 24 TDs for a QB rating of 88.7.
•   Set an NFL record with 25 consecutive completions on Oct. 18 (at Tennessee) and Oct. 25 (vs. Houston).
•   His 4,208 passing yards was the 5th-highest single-season total in team history and most by a Dolphins QB other than Dan Marino.
•   His 4,208 passing yards were the most by a Dolphins QB since 1994 (Marino).
•   Registered his 2nd straight 4,000-yard passing season, joining Marino as the only Dolphins QBs to post back-to-back 4,000-yard campaigns.
•   It was his 4th career 3,000-yard season.
•   His 6 300-yard games in 2015 tied for the 2nd-most 300-yard efforts by a Dolphins QB in a single season.
•   His 24 TD passes marked the 3rd straight season he passed for 20+ TDs, joining Marino as the only Dolphins QB to do that.
•   Finished the season with 15,460 career passing yards, which were 3rd-most in NFL history by a QB in the 1st 4 seasons of their career.
AT JACKSONVILLE (9/20): 30-of-44 passing (68.2 pct.) for 359 yards and 2 TDs for a QB rating of 108.0.
•   Marked his 9th career 300-yard game.
VS. BUFFALO (9/27): 26-of-49 passing (53.1 pct.) for 297 yards and 2 TDs.
•   Set a team record with 160 consecutive passes without an interception, breaking Marino’s mark.
VS. HOUSTON (10/25): 18-of-19 passing (94.7 pct.) for 282 yards and 4 TDs for a perfect QB rating of 158.3.
•   His 94.7 completion percentage was a single-game team record.
•   Became the first NFL quarterback since Randall Cunningham in 1998 to complete 3 50-yard TD passes in the 1st half of a game.
HONORS:
•   AFC Offensive Player of the Week (vs. Houston, 10/25).
•   FedEx Air NFL Player of the Week (vs. Houston, 10/25).

2014 (MIAMI):
•   Started all 16 games.
•   Completed 392-of-590 passes (66.4 pct.) for 4,045 yards and 27 TDs for a QB rating of 92.8.
•   56 carries for 311 yards (5.6 avg.) and 1 TD.
•   His 392 completions were the most in team history.
•   His 590 pass attempts were the 4th-most in team history.
•   Completed 70 percent of passes in 5 consecutive games (Nov. 2 to Dec. 1), setting a team record.
•   His 27 TD passes were the 6th-most in team history and the most by anyone other than Dan Marino.
•   His +15 TD to interception ratio (27 TDs to 12 interceptions) was the 3rd-best mark in Dolphins history.
•   His 311 rushing yards were 2nd-most in team history by a quarterback.
•   Became just the 8th quarterback (9th time overall) in NFL history to pass for 4,000+ yards and rush for 300+ yards in the same season.
VS. SAN DIEGO (11/2): 24-of-34 passing (70.6 pct.) for 288 yards and 3 TDs for a QB rating of 125.6.
•   His 125.6 QB rating was a season high.
AT N.Y. JETS (12/1): 25-of-35 passing (71.4 pct.) for 235 yards.
•   Engineered a game-winning drive that led to a 26-yard field goal with 1:57 left to give Miami the 16-13 victory.
VS. MINNESOTA (12/21): 35-of-47 passing (74.5 pct.) for 396 yards and 4 TDs for a QB rating of 118.8.
•   His 396 passing yards marked the 8th 300-yard game of his career, moving him into 2nd place in team history in the category.

2013 (MIAMI):
•   Started all 16 games.
•   Completed 355-of-588 passes (60.4 pct.) for 3,913 yards and 24 TDs for a QB rating of 81.7.
•   40 carries for 238 yards (6.0 avg.) and 1 TD.
AT ATLANTA (9/22): 24-of-35 passing (68.6 pct.) for 236 yards and 2 TDs for a QB rating of 94.5.
•   Led the team on a 13-play, 75-yard drive that culminated in a 1-yard TD pass to TE Dion Sims with 38 seconds left to win the game.
•   Completed 9-of-12 passes (75.0 pct.) for 69 yards and 1 TD on the game-winning drive.
AT N.Y. JETS (12/1): 28-of-43 passing (65.1 pct.) for 331 yards and 2 TDs for a QB rating of 94.2.
•   Marked his 2nd consecutive 300-yard passing game, the 1st back-to-back 300-yard games of his career.
•   Topped the 3,000-yard mark for the season.
VS. NEW ENGLAND (12/15): 25-of-37 passing (67.6 pct.) for 312 yards and 3 TDs for a QB rating of 120.6.
•   Marked his 5th 300-yard passing game of the season.
•   It was his 2nd straight 3+ TD performance as he became the 1st Dolphins QB since Dan Marino in 1994 to accomplish the feat.
•   Led the team on a 9-play, 60-yard drive capped off by a 14-yard TD pass to RB Marcus Thigpen with 1:15 left to win the game.
•   Completed 6-of-8 passes (75.0 pct.) for 66 yards and 1 TD on the game-winning drive.

2012 (MIAMI):
•   Started all 16 games.
•   Completed 282-of-484 passes (58.3 pct.) for 3,294 yards and 12 TDs and a QB rating of 76.1.
•   49 carries for 211 yards (4.3 avg.) and 2 TDs.
•   Set franchise rookie records in completions (282), attempts (484) and passing yards (3,294).
•   His 58.3 completion percentage was 2nd-best among rookies in team history.
•   Became the 1st rookie quarterback in Dolphins history to not throw an interception in a month (min. 3 games played) after he went 40-of-60 (66.7 pct.) for 426 yards, 2 TDs, 0 interceptions and a QB rating of 98.3 in October.
AT HOUSTON (9/9): 20-of-36 passing (55.6 pct.) for 219 yards.
•   Made his NFL debut and 1st NFL start.
•   Became the 1st rookie quarterback in team history to start a season opener.
VS. OAKLAND (9/16): 18-of-30 passing (60.0 pct.) for 200 yards and 1 TD for a QB rating of 91.0; 3 carries for 14 yards (4.7 avg.) and 1 TD.
•   Earned his 1st win as an NFL starting quarterback.
•   Scored his 1st NFL rushing TD with a 2-yard run in the 1st quarter.
•   Threw his 1st NFL TD with a 14-yard pass for TE Anthony Fasano in the 4th quarter.
AT ARIZONA (9/30): 26-of-41 passing (63.4 pct.) for 431 yards and 1 TD for a QB rating of 86.5.
•   His 26 completions were the most in team history by a rookie.
•   His 431 passing yards was the 3rd-highest single-game total by a rookie in NFL history, the most by a rookie in Dolphins history and tied for the 6th-most in any game in team history.

COLLEGE (TEXAS A&M):
•   4-year letterman (2008-11) and 2-year starter.
CAREER: Played in 50 games with 25 starts; 484-of-774 passing (62.5 pct.) for 5,450 yards and 42 TDs; 112 receptions for 1,596 yards (14.3 avg.) and 10 TDs; 115 carries for 369 yards (3.2 avg.) and 5 TDs.
•   Started 19 games at quarterback and 6 at wide receiver.
•   Played both quarterback and wide receiver in 5 games.
SENIOR (2011): Started all 13 games; 327-of-531 passing (61.6 pct.) for 3,744 yards and 29 TDs; 58 carries for 306 yards (5.3 avg.) and 4 TDs.
•   Honorable mention All-American.
•   Finalist for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award (nation’s top quarterback).
•   Semifinalist for the Davey O’Brien Award (nation’s top quarterback).
•   Finalist for the William V. Campbell Trophy (nation’s best scholar-athlete).
JUNIOR (2010): Played in all 13 games with 6 starts at quarterback; 152-of-234 passing (65.0 pct.) for 1,638 yards and 13 TDs; 11 receptions for 143 yards (13.0 avg.) and 1 TD; 51 carries for 76 yards (1.5 avg.) and 1 TD.
•   Saw action at wide receiver for the 1st 7 games of the season.
•   Took over starting quarterback duties for the final 6 games and went 5-1.
SOPHOMORE (2009): Played in all 13 games; 46 receptions for 609 yards (13.2 avg.) and 4 TDs; 4-of-8 passing (50.0 pct.) for 60 yards; 4 carries for -5 yards (-1.3 avg.).
•   Honorable mention All-Big 12.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2008): Played in 11 games with 6 starts at wide receiver; 55 receptions for 844 yards (15.3 avg.) and 5 TDs; 1-of-1 passing (100.0 pct.) for 8 yards; 2 carries for -8 yards (-4.0 avg.).
•   His 55 receptions, 844 receiving yards and 5 receiving TDs were school freshman records.
•   Battled for the starting quarterback spot in camp but moved to receiver at the start of the season.
•   Honorable mention Freshman All-American.
•   Voted school’s offensive MVP by his teammates.
•   Redshirted in 2007.

HIGH SCHOOL (BIG SPRING HS – BIG SPRING, TEXAS):
•   Played defensive back, punter, wide receiver and quarterback.
•   Also lettered in basketball, baseball, golf and track and field.
SENIOR (2006): Passed for 1,258 yards; Rushed for 617 yards; 3 receptions for 62 yards (20.7 avg.); 39.2-yard punt average.
•   1st-team All-CIF honors.
JUNIOR (2008): 62 receptions for 1,500 yards (24.2 avg.) and 17 TDs.

PERSONAL:
•   Participated in the 2017 Miami Dolphins Business Combine.
•   Father, Tim, played wide receiver at Texas Tech from 1985-87.
•   Married to Lauren with 2 children.
•   PRONUNCIATION: Last name is pronounced TAN-uh-hill.
•   MAJOR: Biology.

2018 SEASON

  • TDS
    17
  • INT
    9
  • YDS
    1979
  • RTG
    92.7

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WK OPP RESULT COMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK SCKY RATE ATT YDS AVG TD FUM LOST
17 @Bills L 17 - 42 18 31 147 4.7 0 2 4 24 43.3 2 9 4.5 0 1 1
16 Jaguars L 7 - 17 15 22 146 6.6 1 1 3 25 82.8 3 22 7.3 0
15 @Vikings L 17 - 41 11 24 108 4.5 0 0 9 71 59 1 1 1 0
14 Patriots W 34 - 33 14 19 265 13.9 3 0 4 36 155.2 1 13 13 0
13 Bills W 21 - 17 16 24 137 5.7 3 1 3 22 103.6 3 -5 -1.7 0
12 @Colts L 24 - 27 17 25 204 8.2 2 0 1 3 119.4 3 14 4.7 0
10 @Packers L 12 - 31
9 Jets W 13 - 6
8 @Texans L 23 - 42
7 Lions L 21 - 32
6 Bears W 31 - 28
5 @Bengals L 17 - 27 20 35 185 5.3 1 2 3 16 57.4 3 17 5.7 0 1 1
4 @Patriots L 7 - 38 11 20 100 5 0 1 2 19 47.9 1 0 0 0 1 1
3 Raiders W 28 - 20 17 23 289 12.6 3 0 1 9 155.3 3 26 8.7 0
2 @Jets W 20 - 12 17 23 168 7.3 2 0 4 46 123.1 8 44 5.5 0 2 1
1 Titans W 27 - 20 20 28 230 8.2 2 2 1 8 89.9 4 4 1 0

Career Stats

QB Career

SEASON TEAM G GS COMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK SCKY RATE ATT YDS AVG TD FUM LOST
2012 Miami Dolphins 16 16 282 484 3294 6.8 12 13 35 234 76.1 49 211 4.3 2 9 4
2013 Miami Dolphins 16 16 355 588 3913 6.7 24 17 58 399 81.7 40 238 6 1 9 5
2014 Miami Dolphins 16 16 392 590 4045 6.9 27 12 46 337 92.8 56 311 5.6 1 9 2
2015 Miami Dolphins 16 16 363 586 4208 7.2 24 12 45 420 88.7 32 141 4.4 1 10 3
2016 Miami Dolphins 13 13 261 389 2995 7.7 19 12 29 216 93.5 39 164 4.2 1 9 3
2018 Miami Dolphins 11 11 176 274 1979 7.2 17 9 35 279 92.7 32 145 4.5 0 5 4
TOTAL 88 88 1829 2911 20434 7.08 123 75 248 1885 87.6 248 1210 4.83 6 51 21

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