Did the Miami Dolphins reject a trade for Dion Jordan

The parameters of the rumored trade between the Philadelphia Eagles and Miami Dolphins for Dolphins’ DE Dion Jordan that have been swirling around for weeks have been revealed. (LINK) The Dolphins were offered, and turned down, a second-round pick and DE/OLB Brandon Graham for Jordan. Declining this trade was best for Miami. This year’s NFL Draft is deep, but Jordan, last year’s...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Football: Don Pellum steps in as defensive coordinator

Oregon Football: Don Pellum steps in as defensive coordinatorThe Oregon Ducks are not known for their defense. College football fans have come accustomed to the Ducks and their fast paced and high scoring offense. With last season being head coach Mark Helfrich’s first as the leader of the Oregon football program, it was business as usual for the Ducks offense; high scoring games...
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First Round NFL Draft Grades: Miami Dolphins

PICK: Dion Jordan, DE, Oregon ANALYSIS: When the announcement came that Miami had traded up, everyone thought for sure it was for Lane Johnson. Everyone was shocked when Jordan's name came up. He's the best defensive end in the draft on most big boards, but DE is Miami's third biggest need. I'm shocked they didn't take a OT or CB in the first round. The fact...
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April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Dion Jordan is NOT WORTH a TOP 10 PICK!!! per Gurunation

Today Gurunation came out with a video to put the Oregon Duck in his place.  Both our partners at Gurunation, Derek Hawkridge and Justin Lum have found some evidence that they believe people are looking over. This is a must see….. Check it out What do you guys think? Let the Guru’s know via twitter @DHawk_19 and @JustinLumLive Please let them know what you all think? Is this...
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April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Draft Profile: Dion Jordan, DE, Oregon

Every NFL draft since it has been covered like the United States presidential inauguration has included a story of a player who overcame some sort of career threatening injury or some hardship of the sort. Well, I cannot recall any prospect ever having to overcome the injury that Dion Jordan had to as a senior at Chandler High School in Arizona. Unlike most of these stories, Jordan’s...
Via The Football Juice
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft: DE Dion Jordan Scouting Report

Teams in the NFL are quickly learning that the need for a good running attack has fallen on top of the league’s endangered species list. The recently approved new rule changes will make this task very difficult, so you better be able to throw the football.With the advent of a pass-happy NFL, defenses will need more hybrid players on the field that can rush the quarterback and still...
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March 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Dion Jordan Runs Fast Forty-Yard Dash, 4.53 Seconds

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles Draft News NFLDraftTags: Dion JordanPhiladelphia EaglesSharrif FloydOregon Ducks linebacker/defensive end Dion Jordan, who played his college career for Chip Kelly ran a 4.53 forty-yard dash this morning in Indianapolis.  He’s weighing 248 pounds right now.  It was the fastest time of any defensive linemen, who has run the forty this morning...
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February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Analyzing Draft Prospects: Dion Jordan

Categories: BREAKING NEWS News NFLDraftTags: Dion JordanPhiladelphia EaglesEvery year as the NFL Combine begins and the draft draws closer, more names come out and sneak into the draft grade of top ten or solidify first round projection. This year is no different. Dion Jordan, an Oregon “pass rusher”, is one of those guys. Jordan, who stands 6-6 and weighs in at 245 pounds...
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February 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Dion Jordan to undergo shoulder surgery, will be out 3-4 months

Former University of Oregon defensive end Dion Jordan announced that he’ll undergo shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum, after the combine.  He’ll take part in all the drills except the bench press at the combine.  Jordan is expected to be out for 3-4  months, but he should be ready for training camp. Dion Jordan 6-7, 248 at combine. Having surgery on torn labrum after...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Elder – Dion Jordan Evaluation

Dion Jordan/Oregon:   Skills/Attributes: Big framed guy with both length and physicality. Shows great flexibility and an ability to bend around the edge, really gets low around the corner. Burst off the line ranges from very good to fantastic, and top-end pursuit speed is consistently excellent. One of the most athletically gifted defensive players in [...]
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February 19, 2013  |  Discuss

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