Derek Sherrod

Height: 6' 6"
Weight: 321
College: Mississippi State
Birth Place: Chula Vista, California
Draft: 2011 1st round (32nd pick) by the
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    ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports

    PFT preseason power rankings No. 8: Kansas City Chiefs

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  • Flight Connections 07/23/17
    Gang Green Nation

    Flight Connections 07/23/17

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  • What Dolphins are in the top tier for fantasy football owners?
    Dolphins Wire

    What Dolphins are in the top tier for fantasy football owners?

    With training camps set to open throughout the NFL this week, research for the 2017 fantasy football season has begun. Historically, the Miami Dolphins have not fielded players that rank among the top fantasy-point earners, at least not since Ricky Williams’s monster 2002 campaign that saw him rack up 1,853 yards and 16 touchdowns on the ground and 47 receptions, 363 yards and one touchdown. That year, Williams finished second in total fantasy points to Kansas City Chiefs running back Priest Holmes. Fast forward to the projections for the 2017 season and the Miami Dolphins have a pair of productive options for fantasy players this upcoming season. The fantasy outlook for the Dolphins must begin