Wake to be used as pass rush specialist

Defensive coordinator wants to keep veteran 'fresher'

Cameron Wake going after the passer
Cameron Wake going after the passer

DAVIE, Fla. – The Miami Dolphins plan to use Cameron Wake as a pass rush specialist.

Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph addressed the media on Tuesday.

Joseph said the goal was "keeping him healthy and allowing him to be a dominant pass rusher."

Joseph said limiting Wake's snaps would keep him "fresher for 60 minutes."

Wake, 34, is working his way back from a torn Achillies.

The Dolphins open the season Sunday at Seattle.

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