August 10, 2012; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) throws a pass during the second half of the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Sun Life Stadium. Tampa Bay won the game 20-7. Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-US PRESSWIRE
Miami Dolphins first-round draft pick Ryan Tannehill will start at quarterback for the Dolphins in Friday night's preseason game against the Carolina Panthers.
Ryan Tannehill, the one quarterback drafted in the first round with the least experience at the position, will apparently start for the Miami Dolphins in their preseason game against the Carolina Panthers on Friday night, according to broadcaster Dick Stockton.
Legendary broadcaster Dick Stockton just said on 790 The Ticket that Ryan Tannehill is starting for the Miami Dolphins tonight.— Marc Hochman (@MarcHochman) August 17, 2012
Ryan Tannehill played all of the second half against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the Dolphins' preseason opener last week. In that game, Tannehill went 14-for-21 passing for 167 yards and a touchdown. Friday's game will be his first opportunity against a first team defense.
Miami's game against the Panthers is scheduled for an 8 p.m. ET kick off from Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C. Here is all the television and radio information about the game.
TV: NFL Preseason Live
Radio: Sirius XM Radio: 94
Online streaming: at NFL Audio Pass