Originally written February 11, 2013 on My Sports Rumors:
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Despite another so so season one member of the Miami Dolphins is gaining interest from many teams around the NFL. Jason Cole of Yahoo Sports say that cornerback Sean Smith could have up half a dozen teams calling him once free agency begins. If that happens and a bidding war ensues he could easily make between $8 and $10 million a season, much more then the Dolphins would be willing to pay. With a month to go before NFL free agency, there isn’t a lot of serious talk yet, but one name getting some play already is Miami CB Sean Smith. Two NFL execs said they expect at least a half-dozen teams to pursue Smith and figure his average salary will surpass $8 mill per, which could take him out of range for Miami despite its large pool of cap space. The price could get to $10 mill per, along the lines of Dallas CB Brandon Flowers and St. Louis CB Cortland Finnegan last year in free agency. Smith isn’t a great ballhawk (5 INT in four years), but he’s a big corner (6-foot-3) and works effect...
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