MIAMI (AP) — New England Patriots executive Nick Caserio, a late entrant in the Miami Dolphins’ search for a general manager, is among the finalists for the job.

Caserio was among three candidates to meet with the Dolphins for a second interview Saturday. The team also interviewed Tampa Bay Buccaneers director of player personnel Dennis Hickey and Tennessee Titans vice president of player personnel Lake Dawson.

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Brian Gaine, the Dolphins’ assistant general manager, had a second interview Friday. A decision is expected soon on a replacement for Jeff Ireland, who left after six seasons on Jan. 7 when he and owner Stephen Ross agreed to part ways.

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Caserio, the Patriots’ director of player personnel, met with Miami for the first time Friday.

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