Miami Dolphins

Miami Dolphins Draft Perspective

Stadium Information

Front Office: Decision Makers

  • Owner: Wayne Huizenga
  • Exec. VP of Football Operations: Bill Parcells*
  • General Manager: Jeff Ireland
  • Other Notables: Dick Haley

* = who really pulls the trigger on draft day

Instant Draft Grades (Most Recent Class)                     

  • 1.25: CB Vontae Davis: Man-to-man corner has all the raw tools to succeed but will have to learn on the fly. Grade: B.
  • 2.44: QB Pat White: Playmaking quarterback will be an ideal fit in the Miami wildcat formation. Grade: B+.
  • 2.61: CB Sean Smith: Big and rangy defender could contribute at several spots. Too tall? Grade: C+.
  • 3.87: WR Patrick Turner: Decent hands and excellent size, but lacks great speed. Project as a H-Back? Grade: C+.
  • 4.108: WR Brian Hartline: 4.5 speed, but excellent shuttle drills and has value as a return specialist. Grade: B.
  • 5.161: TE John Nalbone: Very fast for a small school tight end. Good developmental type prospect. Grade: C.
  • 5.165: DB Chris Clemons: Excellent athlete, with sub 4.5 speed, but needs to make more big plays. Grade: B-.
  • 6.181: OL Andrew Gardner: Run blocking tackle could shift inside to guard on the next level. Grade: C.
  • 7.214: LB J.D. Folsom: Must impress on special teams to stick Grade: C.

Undrafted Free Agents

OL J.D. Quinn, Montana

DL Louis Ellis, Shaw University

WR Brennan Marion, Tulsa

RB Anthony Kimble, Stanford

OT SirVincent Rogers, Houston

TE Jared Bronson, Central Washington

OG Mark Lewis, Oregon

DE Ryan Baker, Purdue

LB Orion Martin, Virginia Tech

WR Chris Williams, New Mexico State

QB Nate Longshore, Cal-Berkeley (Try out)

UDFA Try-outs and Contracts as of 1st Mini Camp

$ = Opening day roster

Practice Squad

This section will be updated after 53-man rosters are set in the fall.

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