“I mean, this has been my career,” Fitzpatrick said. “I guess if anybody is used to being in this situation, it would be me. I just try to be very myopic and go about my business.”
Tagovailoa has done all the right things since joining the Dolphins in April, Flores said. Like all 2020 rookies, he was hurt by the cancellation of the exhibition season and offseason practices because of the coronavirus pandemic.
“He has to keep doing what he’s doing,” Flores said. “He’s working, he’s practicing well. He’s learning every day, he’s getting better every day. If he just continues to do what he’s doing, he’s on the right trajectory.”