After photos surfaced of the Dolphins quarterback sporting a fuller body, Fitzpatrick mentioned the latest weight acquire was resulting from his (and his youngsters’) candy tooth.
“The factor with me is I’ve seven youngsters, so in January we’ve three birthdays. We’ve received a household party, which incorporates cake after which we’ve received a good friend’s party, which incorporates cake,” the 36-year-old journeyman mentioned, in keeping with the Miami Herald. “So, that’s six instances in January. We’ve received three birthdays in March — March 1, March 6 and March 11 — which once more, that’s a tricky stretch. That’s cake six out of 10 or 11 days. Then we’ve received an April birthday. So, it doesn’t decelerate.”
Fitzpatrick inked a two-year cope with the Dolphins in March, smack in the course of birthday season.
“However now that the birthdays are behind me, and I feel I’m going to attempt to go from peak offseason type perhaps all the way down to peak in-season type, I’ll be OK,” he continued.
The Dolphins kicked off their voluntary minicamp Tuesday and, sure, Fitzpatrick was in attendance.