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Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette shaved off his beard, but not because the team told him to. It was just too hot during the first week of OTAs. "I cut it on my own," Fournette said. "I got tired of it. The heat out here is different from Louisiana. I think it's more dry." Remember, GM Dave Caldwell joked with Fournette about shaving his beard during a phone call shortly after the Jaguars selected Fournette fourth overall. Fournette says he'll bring back the beard eventually.

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New Dolphins TE Julius Thomas talks about reuniting with coach Adam Gase and what he expects from the offense.

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Dolphins RB Jay Ajayi said he's received a lot of compliments from last season's play and he's working to get better.

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