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Jamal Perry: Receives opportunity with Buffalo
The Bills worked out Perry on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Perry suffered a season-ending knee injury last November while he played for the Dolphins. However, his recent workout with the Bills suggests he's moved past the issue and is ready for another shot in the NFL. In 31 games played for Miami over the last three seasons, the 27-year-old cornerback recorded 86 tackles, seven defensed passes and one interception during that span.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Done for the year
Coach Brian Flores said Wednesday that Perry's knee injury is season-ending, David Furones of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.
Perry has already been placed on IR, so he will focus his attention toward making a full recovery for 2022. The 26-year-old primarily played special teams across four appearances this season.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Hits injured reserve
Perry (knee) was placed on IR on Tuesday.
Perry left early in the Dolphins' win over the Jets on Sunday. The 26-year-old is primarily a special teams contributor, but he had played three defensive snaps Sunday. He'll be eligible to return on Dec. 27 against the Saints.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Will not return
Perry (knee) will not return Sunday against the Jets.
Perry primarily participates on special teams, so his absence shouldn't have much of an impact on the defense. The 26-year-old will try to return in Week 12 against the Panthers.... See More ... See Less
Jamal Perry: Waived by Miami
The Dolphins waived Perry on Wednesday.
The Dolphins claimed Elijah Campbell off waivers from the Jets and subsequently waived Perry. The 26-year-old appeared in 27 contests during his two seasons with the Dolphins, recording 84 tackles and one interception.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Returns from COVID-19 list
Perry was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Friday.
Perry will return to the lineup for Sunday's game versus the Patriots. He'll mainly work on special teams with the rest of Miami's cornerbacks healthy.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Hits COVID list
The Dolphins placed Perry on the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday.
Perry was placed on the list for either testing positive for the virus, or coming into close contact with someone who did. Perry will now look to clear the league's protocols, but as long as he's sidelined, look for Noah Igbinoghene and Nik Needham to handle all of the depth cornerback snaps.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Back in action Sunday
Perry (foot) is active for Sunday's game against the Chargers.
The 26-year-old hasn't seen the field since Week 6 but is ready to go Sunday after being listed as questionable. Perry is likely to see most of his contributions on special teams with Byron Jones, Xavien Howard and Noah Igbinoghene all healthy.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Could return Week 10
Perry (foot) is questionable for Sunday's game versus the Chargers.
Perry hasn't played since Week 6, but he practiced fully and appears to be on the right track to return this Sunday. If he's indeed able to play, Perry likely will contribute mostly on special teams, as Byron Jones, Xavien Howard and Noah Igbinoghene are all healthy.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Unavailable Sunday
Perry (foot) is inactive for Sunday's game against the Cardinals.
Perry was considered questionable for Sunday's contest but will end up missing his second consecutive game. The 26-year-old hasn't played significant defensive snaps since Week 4, so his absence is unlikely to impact Miami's defensive gameplan.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Questionable for Sunday
Perry (foot) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Cardinals, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.
Perry missed last week's win over the Rams, but three consecutive limited practices this week have him trending in the right direction. The 26-year-old mainly adds depth at cornerback, adding a good chunk of his contributions on special teams.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Out for Week 8
Perry (foot) won't play Sunday against the Rams, Cameron Wolfe of ESPN.com reports.
Wolfe speculates that the Dolphins may opt to promote Tae Hayes from the practice squad to fill Perry's depth role in the secondary.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jamal Perry: Competing for slot work
Perry (shoulder) will compete for reps at slot cornerback during training camp, Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports.
Perry, who legally changed his last name from Wiltz in March, consistently lined up as a starter in the slot last season before suffering a shoulder injury Week 16. Entering training camp, he'll face stout competition at the position from rookie Noah Igbinoghene, in addition to holdover Nik Needham.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jomal Wiltz: Sitting out season finale
Wiltz (shoulder) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Patriots, Cameron Wolfe of ESPN.com reports.
Wiltz went down with the shoulder injury Week 16 and will be unable to play in the season finale. The 25-year-old finishes the 2019 campaign with 58 tackles (39 solo) and one interception in 14 games.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jomal Wiltz: Done for day
Wiltz (shoulder) is ruled out for the rest of Sunday's game against the Bengals, Adam H. Beasley of the Miami Herald reports.
Wiltz recorded three tackles (two solo) before leaving the contest, upping his total to 58 stops and six pass breakups this year. He consistently lines up as a starter on the Dolphins' defense, so Tae Hayes and Linden Stephens should see upticks in usage during Wiltz' absence.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jomal Wiltz: Piles up 10 tackles
Wiltz tallied 10 tackles -- one for a loss -- in Sunday's 37-20 loss to the Bills.
When a cornerback is second on the team in tackles, it likely means he struggled in coverage during the outing. Wiltz has allowed a 101.9 passer rating when targeted this year, including a modest 7.3 yards per target.... See More ... See Less
Dolphins' Jomal Wiltz: Snags first career interception
Wiltz logged a season high nine tackles (six solo) to go along with one pass defensed and an interception in Sunday's 26-18 win over the Jets.
Wiltz had a career day, as the Dolphins' starting cornerback notched his first NFL interception and nearly doubled his previous season high in tackles with nine. He's now amassed four total passes defensed over the past two weeks.... See More ... See Less
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