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Dolphins wrap up 2013 NFL Draft by selecting DB Don Jones

Dolphins wrap up 2013 NFL Draft by selecting DB Don Jones

dolphinsgab.com miamiherald.com Updated Apr 27, 2013
Don Jones rounds out Dolphins’ draft The Miami Dolphins have made their final decision of the 2013 NFL Draft, selecting Arkansas State defensive back Don Jones. Jones is the third defensive back taken in this draft by Miami after Jeff Ireland doubled do
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  • Kicking competitions coming to AFC East

    Kicking competitions coming to AFC East

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    Quarterback isn't the only position where there will be various competitions involving rookies in training camp. Two teams in the AFC East also drafted place kickers on Day 3 of the NFL draft. The Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills picked kickers in the f…
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  • Bills, Dolphins going young at kicker?

    Bills, Dolphins going young at kicker?

    profootballtalk.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Bills and Dolphins each added a placekicker on the draft’s third day, with Miami taking Florida’s Caleb Sturgis late in Round Five and Buffalo selecting Florida State’s Dustin Hopkins early in Round Six. Both teams have financial and football re
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  • Dolphins add two more Gators in fifth round, select RB Mike Gil…

    Dolphins add two more Gators in fifth round, select RB Mike Gillislee and K Caleb Sturgis

    dolphinsgab.com Apr 27, 2013
    Gillislee would be a solid complement to Lamar Miller if he can beat out Daniel Thomas The Dolphins chose two University of Florida players in the draft’s fifth round, giving them three Gators total in this draft class after selecting Jelani Jenkins in
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  • It's a UF day for the Dolphins, Carpenter on notice

    It's a UF day for the Dolphins, Carpenter on notice

    miamiherald.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Dolphins have drafted three University of Florida players today, the latest running back Mike Gillislee and kicker Caleb Sturgis were drafted in the fifth round. Two things: Dan Carpenter, who struggled through the middle of the 2012 season, is offi…
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  • Dolphins go on Gator run in fifth round

    Dolphins go on Gator run in fifth round

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Miami Dolphins used their first fifth-round pick of the 2013 NFL draft to add depth at running back. The Dolphins drafted tailback Mike Gillislee from Florida with the No. 164 overall pick in the fifth round. Miami lost starting running back Reggie …
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  • Dion Jordan meets the Dolphins

    Dion Jordan meets the Dolphins

    miamiherald.com Apr 27, 2013
    Dion Jordan arrived at Dolphins camp for the first time to meet with coaches, general manager Jeff Ireland, and the media. The funniest moment of his meeting with the media? He was asked his thoughts on getting a police escort to camp ... He answered, s…
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  • Browns pick up Bess in trade with Dolphins

    Browns pick up Bess in trade with Dolphins

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    Rumored for days leading up to the NFL draft, the Browns finally pulled off a trade to acquire veteran wide receiver Davone Bess from the Miami Dolphins.
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  • Ross blames Sparano for Dolphins dysfunction

    Ross blames Sparano for Dolphins dysfunction

    profootballtalk.com Apr 27, 2013
    Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is clearly feeling good about things right now. Not only was he crowing about getting a half-price deal on the third pick in the draft, now he’s blaming former coach Tony Sparano for the hard feelings that followed when Ross
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  • Ireland, Philbin discuss Dolphins Friday haul of draft talent

    Ireland, Philbin discuss Dolphins Friday haul of draft talent

    miamiherald.com Apr 27, 2013
    This is how it works: The Dolphins work the entire day at trying to improve their roster during the NFL draft and after all the rounds are complete -- rounds two and three were held Friday -- then both general manager Jeff ireland and coach Joe Philbin …
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  • Sources: Chiefs, Dolphins not close on Albert

    Sources: Chiefs, Dolphins not close on Albert

    ESPN.com Apr 27, 2013
    The Miami Dolphins and Kansas City Chiefs are not close on a trade for franchise left tackle Branden Albert, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Friday.
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  • Video - Evaluating Dolphins draft 01:22

    Evaluating Dolphins draft

    Apr 27
    The NFL Network crew breaks down the Miami Dolphins moves in the 2013 NFL Draft.
  • Video - Evaluating Miami Dolphins' draft 01:22

    Evaluating Miami Dolphins' draft

    Apr 27
    The NFL Network crew breaks down the Miami Dolphins' moves in the 2013 NFL Draft.

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