Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 11/20/14
Just when you thought that the Miami Dolphins were already one of the most-improved teams heading into the 2013 NFL Draft, they’ve made yet another major move to address one their top needs in 2013 NFL Free Agency. Miami has reportedly agreed to terms on a one-year contract worth $5.5 million with cornerback Brent Grimes.  The deal comes at a base value of $5 million (with $750,000 guaranteed and $500,000 from per-game roster bonuses) and also includes a $2.25 million signing bonus, per ProFootballTalk.com. Photo Credit: AtlantaFalcons.com Grimes, 29, has appeared in 57 games with 43 starts and registered a total of 242 tackles with 13 interceptions for 155 yards with a forced fumble over the last five seasons with the Atlanta Falcons.  The 5-10, 183-pound cornerback missed all but one game from a torn Achilles tendon last season, but he has remained relatively healthy throughout his NFL career and looks to help solidify the Dolphins’ secondary as a starting corner in Week 1 of the ...
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