Less than a day after the annual spending blitz that comes with the start of free agency in the National Football League; it’s clear the biggest winners after the first 12 hours are offensive tackles.
The Miami Dolphins have plugged a big hole on the offensive line with the team’s first big free agent signing this year, left tackle Branden Albert, according to NFL.com.
With Monday’s franchise tag deadline now passed, the Miami Dolphins can get a much better look at the players it can target in unrestricted free agency, which opens up next week.
His name may be Incognito, but Miami Dolphins left guard Richie Incognito has never been far from the headlines throughout his long, and often times troubled football career.
The Miami Dolphins spent part of the day Sunday fortifying the offensive line that will be tasked with opening running lanes for Lamar Miller and keeping defensive ends off the back of quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
Miami Dolphins General Manager Jeff Ireland will use the team’s franchise tag on a player this season, but hasn’t said who it will be, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
The University of Miami Hurricanes football program is as storied as any in the country over the last four decades. But even the most popular programs have to reach into the student population for help from time to time.