Seahawks Claimed DT A.J. Francis Off Waivers From Dolphins, Promote WR Kevin Smith

The Seattle Seahawks claimed DT A.J. Francis off of waivers from the Dolphins on Tuesday, according to the NFL transactions release. Seattle also promoted WR Kevin Smith to their active roster. Francis, 25, signed on with the Dolphins as an undrafted free agent out of Maryland back in 2013. He was unable to make the 53-man roster during his rookie and was waived at the start...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Dolphins DT A.J. Francis claimed off waivers by the Seattle Seahawks

It was reported this past Saturday that the Miami Dolphins had released defensive tackle A.J. Francis so they could sign practice squad linebacker Mike Hull to the active roster. Well today, Francis now has a new home as a member of the Seattle Seahawks.Francis, who went undrafted out of Maryland in 2013, has spent time with the Dolphins and New England Patriots during his short...
Via PhinManiacs
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Tuesday web roundup: Seattle Seahawks

Francis claimed by Seattle Seahawks Miami waived A.J. Francis on Saturday, making space for linebacker Hull. Francis was claimed off waivers today by the Seattle Seahawks ... Russell Wilson is regressing, and the Seattle Seahawks are in trouble After a long delay, Wilson was awarded a huge contract extension, answering questions about what his future with Seattle holds. TheSeahawks also...
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November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL makes three Dolphins back out of poker tournament

By Steve DelVecchio The NFL is taking no chances this offseason when it comes to the possibility of the league being loosely associated with gambling. Three Miami Dolphins players learned that this week when they were informed they will not be allowed to participate in a poker tournament. A.J. Francis, Jason Fox and Jordan Cameron were slated to make celebrity appearances at Andy...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Dolphins defensive tackle moonlights as an Uber driver

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) Word on the street is Miami Dolphins reserve defensive tackle A.J. Francis has good acceleration, an excellent motor and a high ceiling in his 2014 Dodge Charger. He's an Uber driver. Francis is under contract to earn $510,000 this year in his third NFL season, but paychecks don't start coming until July, and it's uncertain he'll make the team. He wanted some extra...
Via Associated Press
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

A.J. Francis applies to be Uber driver

Transportion network Uber has seen its popularity steadily on the rise, becoming an alternative to traditional taxi cab services thanks to an easy to use app to request a driver. Soon, its fleet could contain Dolphins defensive tackle A.J. Francis. Francis, who was undrafted out of the University of Maryland, sees driving people around for...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Dolphins’ A.J. Francis wants to become an Uber driver

By Jason Rowan Miami Dolphins defensive lineman A.J. Francis applied to becoming an Uber driver on Wednesday in one of the odder stories of the NFL offseason. Francis, measuring in at a massive 6-foot-5, 330 pounds, says he’s a user of the mobile-app-based transportation network and figured since he had the time, why not give it a shot, cracking a joke on Twitter about the process...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins re-sign defensive tackle A.J. Francis

With only a short time before the NFL's official tampering period begins, the Miami Dolphins took care of one more piece of unfinished business. They re-signed their restricted free agent defensive tackle A.J. Francis.Francis, who will turn 25 in May, has spent time with both the Dolphins and the Patriots during his career, and he has the talent to possibly be a good NT at 6'5" and...
Via PhinManiacs
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Dolphins re-sign safety Jordan Kovacs, defensive tackle A.J. Francis

MIAMI (AP) -- Safety Jordan Kovacs and defensive tackle A.J. Francis have re-signed with the Miami Dolphins rather than becoming exclusive-rights free agents next week. Kovacs joined the Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2013. He has appeared in 17 games in two seasons, all as a reserve and mostly on special teams. Francis spent the entire 2014 season with the Dolphins on injured...
Via Associated Press
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Dolphins players not shy about calling out Omar Kelly

Omar Kelly makes bold, controversial statements pretty much on a daily basis, that being said Dolphins players are not afraid to call him out on them. Here are a couple of examples below @OmarKelly lol ight! — Randy Starks (@starks94) May 30, 2014 @OmarKelly wrong. — A.J. Francis (@AJFrancis410) May 29, 2014   And knowing @brianhartline, the fact that I just told him it has...
Via cover32 - Dolphins
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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