Ndamukong Suh on Dolphins’ distractions: “Keep throwing it at us”

Ndamukong Suh likes the attitude the Dolphins have established. (Allen Eyestone/The Post)

DAVIE—The Dolphins obviously would prefer the season to be going much more smoothly than this, but they’ve developed a sense of pride about the obstacles they’ve been hurdling.

Miami coach Adam Gase was dismissive this week when presented with a list of unfortunate events, ranging from Ryan Tannehill’s injury to Chris Foerster’s resignation, and that mindset is resonating with his players.

When asked today about the wave of craziness the team has endured, Ndamukong Suh said he’s ready for more.

“Honestly, keep throwing it at us,” he said. “We’re really embracing it, understanding that’s really been our motto. Just roll with the punches and understand that our biggest focus is figuring out how to win the next game—especially if we do what we did this last week and take care of business. Move on to the next one and find a way to win.”

Here are some other thoughts from Suh:

— He’s got mild curiosity about the Falcons’ new home, Mercedes-Benz Stadium. “Obviously I’ll look at it before the game, but I’m sure it’s as nice as all of the other stadiums,” he said. “Probably not better than ours; but it will be nice with it being covered.”

–The solid rookie seasons of fifth-round picks Davon Godchaux and Vincent Taylor have not surprised him. “I think those guys understood what they needed to do when they came in and what was expected of them,” Suh said. “They went to big-time programs… so those guys played in big games and understand what they needed to do and understood their roles. Really, in my opinion, what they are doing, they are on track to being where they need to be.”

–The Falcons are not as quick as some of the other teams Miami has faced so far when it comes to getting the ball out of the pocket. That could set up opportunities for sacks, but Suh said, “Matt Ryan and their offensive coordinator (Steve Sarkisian) aren’t stupid and they don’t want their quarterback to get hit, so they may speed it up, they may not… One thing I do know is that them coming off the bye week, they’re going to have an excellent plan, and understand that they’ve had extra time to game plan for us.”

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