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The Splash Zone 12/11/20: Byron Jones A Nominee for Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award

Welcome to the Splash Zone, the quickest way to get your day started off right. We bring you a rundown of Miami Dolphins news from the last 24 hours.

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All 32 NFL teams name a player for their roster to be a nominee for the Walter Payton Man of the Year award. The Dolphins nominated Byron Jones yesterday as their nominee. Jones may be one of the newest Dolphins, but he has made sure to dedicate time to the community. Before the Super Bowl, the winner will be named during the NFL Honors special.

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

Byron Jones Walter Payton Man of the Year Nominee
Byron Jones has been dedicated, committed and passionate about serving his new community since he joined the Dolphins in March of 2020.


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