Originally written on Phins Phocus  |  Last updated 1/2/13
With the 2012 regular season in the books, the focus has swung to the 2013 NFL draft for the teams that won't be playing January football. The first twenty picks of the draft have been finalized with the remaining twelve to be revealed over the course of the next month. Following their 7-9 finish to the season, the Miami Dolphins will own the 12th overall pick and assuming the front office makes the selection it will be the first time in franchise history that the team does so.  If there's one thing that this past season taught us it's that although the Dolphins have several core pieces in place, they are not yet close to being a contender. However, that can change in a hurry as Miami will have nine picks to work with in attempts to improve the roster not to mention the surplus of cap space. In order to accomplish this the right decisions will have to be made starting with the twelfth overall selection. There are many directions in which the organization can go with this pick ei...
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