Miami Dolphins To Put Transition Tag On Olivier Vernon

On tag deadline day the Dolphins have put in their bid to retain defensive End and Miami lifer Olivier Vernon. Opposing NFL teams can offer OV more than what the Dolphins have put on paper toward their one year setting of the bar, but Miami will get the opportunity to match any other offer should they choose to do so. Barring that scenario , a trade, or a long term contract agreement? Olivier Vernon will start for the Dolphins in 2016 at a rate of 12.734 million which is the average of the top ten Defensive Ends in the league.