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2012 NFL Mock Draft: Miami Dolphins Bolster Offensive Line

The Miami Dolphins are a team in in the top 10 of the 2012 NFL Draft that can go in many different directions in the draft. Ryan Van Bibber thinks the Dolphins will address the offensive line in the first round in the latest SB Nation 2012 NFL Mock Draft.

9. Miami Dolphins, Riley Reiff, OT, Iowa

The Dolphins need another offensive tackle. Jake Long has dealt with a cascade of injuries over the last season and a half, culminating in a torn bicep. Reiff upgrades the right tackle spot, but he also offers some insurance for Long.

Pass protection was an issue for the Dolphins in 2011 and a lot of that had to do with Jake Long missing time with injuries and the right tackle position. Picking Reiff should allow for insurance for Long and a potential new start on the right side.

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