REPORT: The Miami Dolphins swing and miss on La’el Collins

Sorry Miami, La’el Collins is officially a Dallas Cowboy. The Dolphins really wanted Collins, and they made a valiant effort to lure him to Miami. AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Ten teams that could benefit most from DeflateGate suspensions QB Rankings: Rating all 32 of the NFL’s current starters from 1-32 Several Dolphins players, and former teammates of Collins at LSU, actually...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Reaction: Dolphins fans on Twitter after La'El Collins signs with Dallas

In what seemed like a rollercoaster ride early Thursday afternoon, we first learned that La'el Collins agent was supposed to meet with the Miami Dolphins and that the Dolphins were atop his shortlist. Then with break-neck speed came this bombshell: Cowboys have signed La'el Collins, according to a source.— Charean Williams (@NFLCharean) May 7, 2015 The #Cowboys deal...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys sign La’el Collins

The La’el Collins draft nightmare is finally over. After being wanted for questioning relating to the murder of his ex-girlfriend, Collins watched his stock go from the first-round to undrafted as teams tip-toed around any potential legal troubles. Ultimately, Collins’ status remained unchanged and he was not considered a suspect. As soon as Collins met with police to clear his...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys First Team to Bring in La’el Collins for Visit

The Dallas Cowboys have never been shy about bringing in high-profile players. These days, there is no higher-profile player on the market than undrafted free agent La’el Collins. Therefore, it’s no surprise that the ‘Boys are going to have Collins come in for a visit. Coveted OL La'el Collins – most coveted undrafted free agent in NFL history I imagine – is making his...
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May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Agent: La'el Collins is not meeting with any NFL teams

NEW ORLEANS -- La'el Collins is not meeting with NFL teams about his pro football future at this time, his agent said Tuesday. Collins, who is represented by Deryk Gilmore, is an undrafted free agent because NFL teams decided against selecting the former All-Southeastern Conference offensive tackle from LSU in last week's draft. He was widely projected as a first-round choice. While...
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May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

The Miami Dolphins are set to meet with La'El Collins on Tuesday

The Miami Dolphins are set to meet with La'El Collins on Tuesday in an effort to convince him to sign with the team as an undrafted free agent. Collins, who many considered to be a top 15 pick, perhaps even a top 10 pick, wasn't drafted due to some legal issues that arose when his ex-girlfriend and unborn baby were murdered in the days before the draft. Although Collins was never...
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May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

La’El Collins Meets With Police, Still Not A Suspect

There appears to be light at the end of the tunnel for former LSU Tigers offensive lineman La’El Collins, who met with the Baton Rouge Police Department earlier today. According to Jerit Roser of the Times-Picayune, Collins cooperated fully and is still not considered a suspect in the shooting death of Brittany Mills and her infant son, who died after an emergency birth. Email...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: La'el Collins situation takes another tragic turn as baby dies

The La'el Collins saga around the NFL Draft, already tragic, took a terribly sad turn Friday. Brittney Mills, reportedly an ex-girlfriend of the LSU offensive tackle and draft prospect, was shot and killed April 24. The baby born after doctors were unable to save Mills died on Friday, Baton Rouge police told the Baton Rouge Advocate. Collins was not selected in the first two days...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: La’el Collins ‘likely’ to get drafted Saturday

Finally, there is some good news for former LSU Tigers offensive tackle La’el Collins. Collins entered draft week as a projected first-round pick, before police asked to question him relating to the murder of his ex-girlfriend and her child. Since the news broke, Collins’ stock plummeted despite not being a suspect at this time and he is still on the board entering the final...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

La’el Collins can’t sit out year if undrafted

The unfortunate situation involving former LSU Tigers offensive tackle La’el Collins, who was a projected first-round pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, continues to get worse. After police sought out Collins for questioning relating to the shooting death of an ex-girlfriend — despite not being a suspect — teams started to drop him from their draft boards. Now, as we enter the fourth...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

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