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The Dolphins' latest free agent acquisition is safety Tyrell Johnson, who joined the team after spending the last four seasons with the Minnesota Vikings. To get the lowdown on Johnson, we checked in with Viking Update publisher Tim Yotter.
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Safety Tyrell Johnson has signed a contract with the Miami Dolphins as a potential replacement for departed starter Yeremiah Bell.
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