2016 NFL free agency rumors: Update 9


Welcome to the start, unofficially, of the 2016 NFL free agency period. Rumors will begin to circulate as early as today about who will be going where and who will have interst in who.

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NFL Update 9: The Broncos have used a 2nd round tender on ILB Brandon Marshall. The Dolphins were/are rumored to be interested but would have to give Broncos a 2nd round pick. Makes a deal for Marshall unlikely.

Dolphins update 8: It’s being reported that the Dolphins may rescind the transition tag on Olivier Vernon. There are reports they are interested in several other DE’s.

Dolphins update 7: The Denver Post is reporting that ILB Brandon Marshall will draw interest from the Dolphins.

Dolphins update 6: With a trade imminent for Kiko Alonso and Byron Maxwell along with the release of Brent Grimes, rumors are beginning to circulate that Adam Jones is a big target for the Dolphins.

NFL Update 5: A player some thought Miami might have interest in is drawing considerable interest from other teams.

NFL Update 4: Jhari Evans is visiting the Bills

Dolphins Update 3: Miami talking with the Eagles about a trade for Byron Maxwell.

Dolphins Update 2: Lamar Miller will not sign with the Miami Dolphins and will enter free agency. – Miami Herald.

Dolphins Update: 1   The Dolphins have not spoken to Matt Moore who is scheduled to be a free agent this week.

"Drew Stanton is among those the Dolphins plan to consider for their backup quarterback job. They have not reached out to free agent incumbent backup Matt Moore, according to his agent. –Miami Herald."

NFL Update: The Redsksins have released quarterback Robert Griffin, III. Taken 2nd overall in the 2012 draft. Long time NFL offensive lineman Logan Mankins announced his retirement today as well.