Dwayne Allen is reuniting with Brian Flores in South Florida.
The Miami Dolphins agreed to phrases with the gentle Novel England Patriots tight stop on a two-one year, $7 million deal, a source told NFL Community Insider Ian Rapoport on Saturday.
Allen used to be released by the Patriots on Monday after spending two seasons with the club. Sooner than becoming a member of Miami, the tight stop had got ardour from the Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears and Seattle Seahawks.
Basically ragged as a blockading tight lead to Novel England whereas Clutch Gronkowski played each and each roles, Allen left the Pats with correct 13 receptions with 113 yards and a touchdown.
Allen used to be extra of a receiving possibility with the Indianapolis Colts, with whom he spent the foremost five seasons of his profession. With Indy, Allen logged 126 receptions for 1,451 yards and 19 TDs.
In Miami, Allen will pair with 2nd-one year tight stop Mike Gesicki and figures to play a identical operate to the one he enjoyed in Novel England. For the rebuilding Dolphins below a first-one year head coach in Flores, Allen will have to quiet additionally present an everyday ancient presence.
Here are the diversified transactions price monitoring from Saturday:
1. Chris Banjo is staying in Novel Orleans. The safety and particular teamer agreed to phrases with the Saints on a three-one year extension price up to $9 million, a source told Rapoport. Banjo used to be an impending unrestricted free agent.
Since becoming a member of the Saints in Nov. 2016, Banjo hasn’t passed over a game, recording 14 full tackles, four passes defensed and three picks in two-plus seasons in the Bayou.