Dolphins Offseason Signing Update
LB Gary Guyton
LB Gary Guyton
Associate Editor
Posted Jun 6, 2012


The signing on Tuesday of former Texas A&M running back Jorvorskie Lane continued a busy offseason of player movement for the Dolphins. Here's a rundown of the moves that have gotten the team to the 90-man roster limit.

FRANCHISE PLAYER: None.

TRANSITION PLAYER: None.

UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS (not tendered offers)

-- OLB Ikaika Alama-Francis (not tendered as UFA).

-- OG Vernon Carey (not tendered as UFA).

-- QB J.P. Losman (not tendered as UFA).

RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: None.

EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS FREE AGENTS: None.

DRAFT CHOICES SIGNED

-- T Jonathan Martin (2/42): 4 yrs, terms unknown.

-- RB Lamar Miller (4/97): 4 yrs, terms unknown.

-- LB Josh Kaddu (5/155): 4 yrs, terms unknown.

-- WR B.J. Cunningham (6/183): 4 yrs, terms unknown.

-- DT Kheeston Randall (7/215): 4 yrs, terms unknown.

-- WR Rishard Matthews (7/227): 4 yrs, terms unknown.

PLAYERS RE-SIGNED

-- DT Ryan Baker: Not tendered as RFA; terms unknown.

-- TE Jeron Mastrud: ERFA; terms unknown.

-- DE Phillip Merling: RFA tendered at $1.26M with third-round pick as compensation); $1.26M/1 yr (subsequently cut).

-- OT Lydon Murtha: RFA tendered at $1.927 with second-round pick as compensation); $1.927M/1 yr.

-- RB Steve Slaton: UFA; 1 yr, terms unknown.

-- NT Paul Soliai: UFA; $12M/2 yrs, $6M guaranteed.

-- LB Austin Spitler: ERFA; terms unknown.

PLAYERS ACQUIRED

-- QB David Garrard: FA; $3.35M/1 yr, $1M SB/$1.5M incentives.

-- LB Gary Guyton: UFA Patriots; 1 yr, terms unknown.

-- T/G Artis Hicks: UFA Browns; $2M/1 yr.

-- S Tyrell Johnson: UFA Vikings; 1 yr, terms unknown.

-- CB Richard Marshall: UFA Cardinals; $16M/3 yrs, $6M guaranteed.

-- RB Jerome Messam: CFL; 3 yrs, terms unknown.

WR Legedu Naanee: UFA Panthers; 1 yr, terms unknown.

-- LB Jamaal Westerman: Not tendered as RFA by Jets; 1 yr, terms unknown.

PLAYERS LOST

-- CB Will Allen: UFA Patriots; $1.025M/1 yr, $25,000 SB.

-- S Yeremiah Bell (released).

-- OT Marc Colombo: UFA; retired.

-- QB Chad Henne: UFA Jaguars; $6.75M/2 yrs.

-- RB Lex Hilliard: Not tendered as RFA/Vikings; $615,000/1 yr.

-- DE Kendall Langford: UFA Rams; $22M/4 yrs, $4M SB/$6M fully guaranteed/$5M '13 base guaranteed against injury.

-- WR Brandon Marshall (traded Bears).

-- DE Phillip Merling (released)

-- LB Marvin Mitchell: UFA Vikings; 1 yr, terms unknown.

-- LB Jason Taylor (UFA; retired).


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