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Updating the Dolphins depth chart though the first 36 hours of free agency

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We update the Miami Dolphins' depth chart, projecting how the free agency moves impact the team's roster.

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The Miami Dolphins have had a busy few days, starting during the league's "legal tampering period" and continuing into the start of free agency. The team has added players, and they have released players. They have tendered players and they have lost players to other teams. It has been chaotic and non-stop.

Which brings up the question: Where does the roster stand right now? With a potential offer pending to running back C.J. Anderson, we update the Dolphins' depth chart with what we know - or suspect - as of 1pm ET on Thursday.

Offense (29)

Quarterback (3)

  1. Ryan Tannehill
  2. Logan Thomas
  3. Zac Dysert

Running back (3)

  1. Jay Ajayi
  2. Damien Wiliams
  3. Jahwan Edwards

Wide Receiver (9)

  1. Jarvis Landry
  2. DeVante Parker
  3. Kenny Stills
  4. Matt Hazel
  5. A.J. Cruz
  6. Tyler Davis
  7. Tyler Murphy
  8. Robert Herron
  9. Christion Jones

Tight End (4)

  1. Jordan Cameron
  2. Dion Sims
  3. Jake Stoneburner
  4. Dominique Jones

Tackle (4)

  1. Branden Albert (Left tackle)
  2. Ja'Wuan James (Right tackle)
  3. Sam Young
  4. Ulrick John

Guard (5)

  1. Dallas Thomas
  2. Billy Turner
  3. Jamil Douglas
  4. Vinston Painter
  5. Anthony Steen

Center (1)

  1. Mike Pouncey

Defense (34)

Defensive end (7)

  1. Cameron Wake
  2. Mario Williams
  3. Terrence Fede
  4. Damontre Moore
  5. Jordan Williams
  6. Julius Warmsley
  7. Cleyon Laing

Defensive tackle (6)

  1. Ndamukong Suh
  2. Jordan Phillips
  3. Earl Mitchell
  4. Deandre Coleman
  5. Robert Thomas II
  6. Charles Tuaau

Linebacker (9)

  1. Koa Misi (Strongside)
  2. Kiko Alonso (Middle)
  3. Jelani Jenkins (Weakside)
  4. Chris McCain
  5. Neville Hewitt
  6. Zach Vigil
  7. Mike Hull
  8. James-Michael Johnson
  9. Terrell Manning

Cornerback (7)

  1. Byron Maxwell
  2. Jamar Taylor
  3. Bobby McCain
  4. Tony Lippett
  5. Damarr Aultman
  6. Tyler Patmon
  7. Chimdi Chekwa

Safety (5)

  1. Reshad Jones
  2. Isa Abdul-Quddus
  3. Michael Thomas
  4. Walt Aikens
  5. Shamiel Gary

Special Teams (3)

Kicker (1)

  1. Andrew Franks

Punter (1)

  1. Matt Darr

Long Snapper (1)

  1. John Denney

Assuming Miami does sign Anderson to an offer sheet, he likely moves into the top spot on the running back depth chart, though he will likely split carries with Ajayi, keeping both players fresh throughout the season.

The Dolphins still have several needs that need to be addressed, starting with the guards and probably the cornerbacks. The team has some visits scheduled with players who could help with those weaknesses, and Miami had over $39.5 million in salary cap space as of the start of Thursday, according to the NFL Players Association.