Data Scout Notes: 1stC/1stM/PLombardi/POutland/P1stM/P1stC/2ndC
Post-Draft Outlook:BEST PICK: Offensive lineman John Jerry: Miami's only offensive pick, could step in at left guard and along with left tackle Jake Long form the most powerful run-blocking tandem in the league for the next decade. He has Wildcat experience and is a mauler.
A closer look at the Dolphins' picks: Round 3/73 -- John Jerry, LG, 6-5, 332, Mississippi, Blocked for three 1,000-yard rushers and has experience with the Wildcat so should step right in for oft-injured predecessor Justin Smiley. - by The Sports Xchange
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Draft Scout John Jerry News
05/29/14 - OL John Jerry, whom the team signed as an unrestricted free agent in March, underwent a scope on his knee recently. Jerry is still experiencing some swelling and has been kept inside for treatment.
03/21/14 - G John Jerry signed with the Giants Friday.
Jerry, formerly of the Miami Dolphins, was one of the offensive linemen named in NFL investigator Ted Wells' report of the team's bullying scandal.
Jerry, Richie Incognito and Mike Pouncey were named by Wells as players who participated in "a pattern of harassment" against teammate Jonathan Martin, who left the team in October and has since signed with the San Francisco 49ers.
"We did our homework on John, like we do with every player we sign. We were satisfied with the answers we got about John as a player and person," general manager Jerry Reese said in a statement.
Jerry, 27, has started every game at right guard in each of the last two seasons. The 349-pounder has also played tackle. In four years with the Dolphins, he has played 57 games.
12/11/13 - --RG John Jerry remains the only OL to start every game this season. Jerry has done a nice job as the mainstay in a shaky OL.
12/04/13 - RG John Jerry (concussion) didn't practice. He left Sunday's game in the fourth quarter and didn't return.
12/02/13 - RG John Jerry didn't finish the Jets game with an undisclosed injury. His status is unknown but he said he was fine in the locker room after the game.