I think that is the big thing that stood out to me this free agency is that the Dolphins didn't get the best players available, but they got talented, hard working leaders, who can line up in different spots and be just as effective anywhere you put them.
Armando Salguero (Miami Herald) wrote:
New coach Brian Flores wanted Fitzpatrick to prepare to play multiple positions and be versatile. And Fitzpatrick, the team’s 2018 first-round draft pick, wanted Flores to put him in a spot and let him concentrate on mastering that spot. We remember that disagreement. And, frankly, everyone lost.
Flores really, really, really, really values versatility among his players. I guess he values it so much that he was willing to part with a very good player picked No. 11 in the draft the year before.
And he values it so much that many of the players the Dolphins just added in free agents are, you guessed it, versatile.
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