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The Splash Zone 4/27/17: Dolphins Don’t Intend To Spend A First Round Pick On Guard

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The Dolphins do not intend to use their first round selection on a guard, specifically Forrest Lamp. It’s nothing against Lamp, the team would rather use their pick on a position on need, which is basically anywhere on defense. The team believes they have their guards set with Ted Larsen and Jermon Bushrond. But if for some reason the board does not fall the teams way, Lamp may end up being the selection if he is there.

You can check out that story here, and the rest of the day's round-up below.

Miami Dolphins NOT “locked in” on Forrest Lamp in first round | Miami Herald
Although the Miami Dolphins have a need at guard the team does not intend to use its first round draft pick on offensive lineman Forrest Lamp unless multiple other players at positions of greater value fall off the board during the NFL draft.

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