DAVIE, Fla. -- Ja'Wuan James never felt an attachment to an NFL team as a kid.
"Growing up, I liked Michael Vick, Warrick Dunn being from the Atlanta area, but didn't really like the Falcons," James said. "I've always been a player guy instead of a team guy. I didn't want to follow the crowd in Atlanta."
That changed on James' first visit to Miami.
"The interaction I had with this...
DAVIE, Fla. -- The Miami Dolphins got the man they wanted to protect Ryan Tannehill.
The Dolphins selected tackle Ja'Wuan James with the 19th overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL draft Thursday.
Miami general manager Dennis Hickey noted James was always a target for the Dolphins, who hosted the right tackle for interviews before the draft.
"We were always targeting Ja...