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Dolphins Rumors Link Team to Two Big Remaining Free Agents

Isaiah De Los Santos
Miami Dolphins rumors link the team to two of the biggest remaining free agents.
Miami Dolphins rumors link the team to two of the biggest remaining free agents. / Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
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The Miami Dolphins are one of the winners of the 2022 NFL offseason. Retaining EDGE Emmanuel Ogbah was a huge win in itself, but the team landed top offensive tackle Terron Armstead in free agency and pulled off a blockbuster trade for star wide receiver Tyreek Hill.

It turns out Miami may not be done adding big-name players.

Dolphins Free Agency Rumors

Josh Moser of WSVN 7 News in South Florida reported Sunday night he's heard the Dolphins have talked to both Carlos Dunlap and Akiem Hicks about a potential signing. The info came directly from powerhouse agent Drew Rosenhaus, who's representing these two big-name players still on the market.

Adding one, or even both, of these former Pro Bowlers would be a huge move for Miami's defense as they fill out the edges of this hopeful contender.

Dunlap is coming off of a bounce-back 2021 season where he racked up 8.5 sacks, 8 tackles for loss and 14 QB hits. The 33-year-old also recorded 7 passes defended, proving he has plenty left in the tank.

Hicks hasn't been quite as productive as Dunlap in recent years, but he's still a veteran and former Pro Bowl talent. The 32-year-old notched 3.5 sacks, 5 tackles for loss and 9 QB hits in nine games for the Chicago Bears last season.

Either player would give this top-ranked defense even more firepower heading into the 2022 campaign. Miami is currently +4000 (T-17) in FanDuel Sportsbook's Super Bowl LVII odds.

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Isaiah De Los Santos is not a FanDuel employee. In addition to providing DFS gameplay advice, Isaiah De Los Santos also participates in DFS contests on FanDuel using his personal account, username zayyy05328. While the strategies and player selections recommended in his articles are his personal views, he may deploy different strategies and player selections when entering contests with his personal account. The views expressed in their articles are the author's alone and do not necessarily reflect the views of FanDuel.

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