The roster shift the Miami Dolphins manufactured Monday wasn’t notably earth-shattering, although it did have an appealing factor.
Offensive tackle Timon Parris was signed as a absolutely free agent — basically he was re-signed. Parris put in pretty much a month with the Dolphins for the duration of the offseason prior to he was produced June 14 to make area for veteran acquisition Jermaine Eluemunor.
With the Dolphins possessing a roster location open up adhering to their 3 moves late last week, they resolved to bring back Parris, who appeared in 4 video games for Washington in 2018-19.
The Dolphins are now again to 91 players on their roster, which includes Brazilian guard Durval Queiroz Neto who continue to carries a roster exemption.
FORD Again IN MIAMI
The aforementioned 3 moves from previous 7 days integrated the signing of vast receiver Isaiah Ford, who has to be on his way to some sort of record for amount of instances signed by the Dolphins.
Not counting the apply squad, Ford has been signed by the Dolphins 7 occasions given that currently being a seventh-round decide in the 2017 NFL draft.
Even though he is possibly a long shot to generate a spot on the 53-person roster, the Dolphins keep bringing Ford back because he is acquired some skill but most likely much more so because he is a challenging-operating, diligent player who’ll generally do what is questioned of him with out hesitation.
Alongside with signing Ford, the Dolphins very last week also released center Tyler Gauthier and safety Brian Cole, two previous practice squad gamers re-signed to long term contracts in January.
Lacking OUT ON INGRAM
The Dolphins’ pursuit of edge defender Melvin Ingram is more than, with the former Chargers first-spherical pick agreeing to phrases with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday, according to NFL Network reporter Ian Rapoport.
Ingram visited the Dolphins earlier in the offseason and also reportedly experienced drawn the curiosity of the Kansas City Chiefs.
Even though he failed to have a sack in 7 online games in 2020, Ingram did average 8.6 sacks the prior five seasons.
If the Dolphins are interested in adding a veteran pass rusher right before the get started of training camp, there are a handful of significant-profile absolutely free brokers even now available: Justin Houston, Ziggy Ansah, Everson Griffen and former Dolphins 3rd-round choose Olivier Vernon.
It really is that time of yr.
NFL gamers will get started reporting for teaching camp this 7 days, with the to start with set scheduled for Tuesday when rookies for 6 teams are scheduled to report for duty.
The Dolphins, however, are just one of 8 groups whose reporting date is the exact for rookies and veterans, and that day is Tuesday, July 27.
With rookies reporting in eight days, it is crucial to take note the Dolphins however have a few draft picks remaining to sign: second-round choices Jevon Holland and Liam Eichenberg, and 3rd-round selection Hunter Extensive.
1st-spherical decide on Jaylen Waddle and seventh-spherical picks Gerrid Doaks and Larnel Coleman signed in advance of the begin of the rookie minicamp in May possibly, while second 1st-round alternative Jaelan Phillips signed June 9.
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