• CB Will Davis out for season CB Will Davis out for season Miami placed CB Will Davis on the IR, ending his season
  • Fins stay in playoff hunt Fins stay in playoff hunt Miami upends the Bills, 22-9, keep playoff hopes alive.
  • Fins dominate Chargers Fins dominate Chargers QB Tannehill threw 3 TDs as the Fins rout the Chargers 37-0
  • Fins beat Jags, 27-13 Fins beat Jags, 27-13 It wasn't pretty, but Miami put down the Jaguars, 27-13

     

Mailbag – Free Agent Addition

nomail 150x150 Mailbag – Free Agent Addition

Keeping sending us your comments and questions!

Over the past few days I have received several emails asking about various NFL free agents still on the market. So I thought it would be a great time to open up the ‘ol mailbag and answer some of these questions.

Question – Its going take Dion Jordon time to mature. Dwight Freeney is still out there so why not sign until he (Dion) is ready? Brett – Boca Rotan

Answer – Dion will play this year. So will guys like Derrick Shelby and Olivier Vernon. They need plays and practice to develop. The more snaps they get, the more they can develop. A guy like Freeney takes snaps away from those players. So no thanks.

Question – Are the Dolphins going to settle on a tackle already? Fred – Connecticut

Answer – I sure hope so. Out of Winston, Clabo, McKinney, and Justice, I like Winston the most. He is the youngest and best fits Philbin’s zone blocking scheme. No injury problems. Clabo is a very close second.

Question – Hey what about signing Tim Tebow to play TE? Zach – Jacksonville

Answer – Damn….I was hoping to escape this question. There is no doubt that Tebow would help selltickets. And I think the “hoopla” surrounding him is slowly dwindling. But until Timmy realizes what everyone else already realizes (that you won’t play QB in the NFL) I don’t think any NFL team will bite, including Miami.

Question – Do any of the players (undrafted free agents) that Miami signed have a realistic shot of making the 53 man roster? Mike – Florida

Answer – Well Mike, I turned to the site’s draft Guru, Brian Cantanzaro for his opinion on this.

LB Alonzo Highsmith was Arkansas leading tackler before being sidelined last October with a foot injury. He almost certainly would of been drafted because he is versatile with NFL measurables – 6’2, 235 lbs who could run in the 4.7 range before his injury.

I could see him beating out Jonathan Freeny or Jason Trusnik in training camp for the 6th and final LB spot.

Thanks Brian.

Have a question you want us to answer? Click here to send it to us!

Join us on our message board and share your thoughts at http://www.finnation.com/Forums/

Join us on Twitter at @FinNation

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 5.0/5 (2 votes cast)
Mailbag – Free Agent Addition, 5.0 out of 5 based on 2 ratings
The following two tabs change content below.
no avatar Mailbag – Free Agent Addition

James Lancaster

When not fighting crime or sleeping, James enjoys working out, playing with his K9 partner and his kids, participating in his "On The Fin Side" radio show, and working on this website.
no avatar Mailbag – Free Agent Addition

Latest posts by James Lancaster (see all)

One Response to Mailbag – Free Agent Addition

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

CAPTCHA Image

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Beat the Broncos!!
Beat the Broncos!!
Recent Forum Topics
The Fins Did A Good Thing Toda...(8) in Aqua/Orange Chat by Finsfan in CT on 24-Nov-14 8:24AM
"Good but not 'good ENOUG...(12) in Aqua/Orange Chat by Finsfan in CT on 24-Nov-14 8:03AM
FinNation Fantasy Football 201...(148) in Aqua/Orange Chat by Finsfan in CT on 24-Nov-14 7:49AM
Official Fire Philbin Thread(11) in Aqua/Orange Chat by Finsfan in CT on 24-Nov-14 7:48AM
Game Day Thread Fins at Bronco...(112) in Aqua/Orange Chat by HalHorn86 on 24-Nov-14 3:12AM
FinNation Poll

Who was the Fins Player of Game in Week 1?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...
Fins Media Tweets
Site Categories
Site Archives