JACKSONVILLE (CBSMiami/AP) — The Miami Dolphins need some serious help in the running game and one of the NFL’s most consistent threats in and out of the backfield may be available in February.
The Jacksonville Jaguars will reportedly let running back Maurice Jones-Drew test the free agent market, but said the team would consider matching any offer MJD received.READ MORE: FSU Faces Lawsuit Over Campus Closure
Jones-Drew, a second-round draft pick in 2006, has 8,071 yards rushing and 68 touchdowns in eight seasons. He missed the final 10 games last season with a left foot injury and played much of this season while recovering from surgery and dealing with a strained right hamstring.READ MORE: Tax Package, Scam Crackdown Go To DeSantis
Jones-Drew says he would like to stay in Jacksonville, but adds that his decision is all about money. He just played out a five-year, $31 million contract. The deal paid him $4.95 million in 2013.MORE NEWS: Miami-Dade Mayor Says County To Follow CDC On New Mask Guidelines For Fully-Vaccinated Individuals
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