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The Miami Dolphins signed wide receiver Jabar Gaffney Tuesday. The 11th-season veteran will become a dependable target for rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill.
Gaffney was originally selected in the second round (33rd overall) in the 2002 NFL Draft by the Houston Texans where he spent his first four seasons. Gaffney has also played with the New England Patriots (2006-08) and Denver Broncos (2009-10).
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The 6-2, 200-pound wide receiver takes his talents down to South Beach after spending last year with the Washington Redskins in D.C., where he established career-highs in both receptions (68) and receiving yards (947). He also tied a career-high with five touchdowns.
Will he become Tannehill’s top target this season? In a word, no. But he looks to be a much-needed reliable receiver in crunch time.
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DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- Receiver Jabar Gaffney has signed with the Miami Dolphins, who terminated the contract of receiver Legedu Naanee.
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According to a press release from the Miami Dolphins received at the world headquarters of Thepigskinreport.com just moments ago, the Miami Dolphins have agreed to a deal with veteran wide receiver Jabar Gaffney. Gaffney is in his 11th season in the NFL and spent last season with the Washington Redskins.
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Receiver Jabar Gaffney has signed with the Miami Dolphins, who terminated the contract of receiver Legedu Naanee.
Gaffney, 31, had the best season of his career last year with Washington, then signed with the New England Patriots and was released at the end of training camp. He tried out a month ago with the Dolphins, who have been plagued by poor depth at the receiver spot.
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When Ryan Tannehill threw for 431 yards and then lost the game the Dolphins star running back only rushed for 67 yards on 17 carries. The Cardinals defense seemed to be able to stop Bush. If Reggie Bush would have had one of his big games that we all know he is capable of, the Dolphins could have pulled off the win. Tannehill can’t get this done all by himself. The Dolphins need...
According to Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the Miami Dolphins have released wide receiver Legedu Naanee and signed free agent Jabar Gaffney.
If Gaffney is healthy and contribute at the level he did in New England and even Washington, he’ll be a nice addition for the Dolphins.
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