What Miami Dolphins offensive coordinator Clyde Christensen said Wednesday

Miami Dolphins quarterback Matt Moore (8) calls a play in the third quarter after replacing injured quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on December 11, 2016. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post)

Miami Dolphins quarterback Matt Moore calls a play in the third quarter after replacing injured quarterback Ryan Tannehill at Hard Rock Stadium. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post)

Here are some things Miami Dolphins offensive coordinator Clyde Christensen said Wednesday:

• It’s hard to judge running backs coming out of college now. There are more guys who hit in different rounds. There are a lot of good running backs out there who play for teams who don’t run as much. Sometimes they mature later.

• There will be some tweaks for Matt Moore, but for the most part it is what it is. There will be likes and dislikes. But similar game plan. The whole year has been about figuring out what guys do well and what they don’t do well. What they’re comfortable with. No massive changes.

• Moore loves football. He wears it on his sleeve. He loves slinging it around. There was a talk about if they could re-sign Moore and the Dolphins thought he was important. He doesn’t play scared or hesitant. He is a Pied Piper in the locker room. He’ s a live wire, not unlike our head coach. Cut it loose and let’s go after it.

• Moore doesn’t have demons from junior high when he threw an interception and didn’t want a play called. Call anything.

• Moore was no drama after the baby. He just showed up. Was back at 11 a.m. with his notebook. A few coaches have pregnant wives. Don’t do it during a red zone. About 11 a.m. yesterday. Beautiful. Off-day. Quick and easy.

• It’s amazing what Ryan Tannehill did. Clyde brought him up unsolicitedly. He’s a tough guy. He admires him.

• Matt Moore is better than some starters in the league.

• The Jets defense has had some injuries. That’s why their run defense has suffered.

• Tannehill will be a great rehabber. He’s a fast healer. He will be a pain the trainers’ neck. Some guys want the trainer staying in their house.

• It wasn’t T.J. Yates over Brandon Doughty. Hope was to redshirt Brandon. He has picked up the system. He has progressed. He has been in it for 16-18 weeks.

• Moore as a veteran creates less concern than the backup position. He’s comfortable. He works hard. He concentrates. He studies hard.

• Kraig Urbik will work in some at center, but it sounds like Anthony Steen is still first-team center. The Dolphins need to clean up communication and operation of the snap. On the road this week creates a further challenge.

• The season started without Mike Pouncey. It ends without Mike Pouncey. So really nothing changes. This is a resilient team.

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