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REPORT: Mike Gillislee Signs With Dolphins
By on May 19, 2013 at 11:24 am

051813_Gillislee_action_900According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, the Dolphins have agreed to terms with running back Mike Gillislee, the first of the team’s two fifth round selections. Once the signing is official, Gillislee will join Jelani Jenkins, Dion Sims, Caleb Sturgis and Don Jones as rookie draft picks who have signed with the team.

Gillislee had an impressive senior year for the Gators in 2012 as he rushed for 1,152 yards and 10 touchdowns. Gillislee joins a young Dolphins running back room that includes Lamar Miller, Daniel Thomas, Jonas Gray, Marcus Thigpen and undrafted rookie free agent Cameron Marshall.

Gillislee spent this weekend participating in the NFLPA rookie premiere in Los Angeles:


When the Gillislee signing becomes official, the Dolphins will have signed five of the team’s nine selections in the 2013 NFL Draft.

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One Response to “REPORT: Mike Gillislee Signs With Dolphins”

  1. Phinatic73 says:

    Let’s hope he can catch the ball out of the backfield. After getting rid of Bess, we’re gonna need another short-yardage guy.

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