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Byron Jones to join Dolphins, become highest-paid NFL cornerback – report

  • The Miami Dolphins are reportedly signing former Dallas Cowboys cornerback Byron Jones.
Modified 17 Mar 2020, 06:52 IST
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Byron Jones playing for the Dallas Cowboys

Byron Jones will reportedly become the highest-paid cornerback in the NFL after agreeing to terms with the Miami Dolphins.

ESPN reports Jones, 27, has agreed a five-year deal worth $82.5million, including $57m guaranteed, with Miami.

Jones was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in 2015 and spent five seasons with the team, earning Pro Bowl selection in 2018.

He returned to cornerback in 2018 after spending two years at safety.

ESPN also reported that former Carolina Panthers cornerback James Bradberry was heading to the New York Giants on a three-year, $45m deal.

Published 17 Mar 2020, 06:52 IST
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