Dolphins coaches loved Mississippi guard John Jerry at the Senior Bowl. They also like him on tape.
Now, they'll get to add to the relationship as the Dolphins have just drafted Jerry with their third round pick.
Jerry is a rookie but he's quite experienced. He started 46 of 49 games for the Rebels. He played at tackle a lot but he projects at guard in the NFL.
The Dolphins obviously need help at left guard.
"I feel like I can play either one," Jerry said. "I have experience at both so I feel I can play either one."
Jerry is the younger brother of Atlanta Falcons defensive lineman Peria Jerry.
The team will try feverishly to trade guard Justin Smiley by the time the draft is over Saturday.