All the so-called experts as well as fans -- me included -- have for several months told you what the Dolphins' needs are without, you know, actually hearing it from the Dolphins. Those are among the closely guarded secrets of Team Big Tuna.
Well, the needs you heard about are still accurate. They're just incomplete.
The Dolphins can definitely use an OLB, a NT, WR, FS out of this draft.
But did you know LG should be on the list, too?
And perhaps even in the first round.
Don't be because the Dolphins have been, and continue to do much legwork on Idaho guard Michael Iupati, a 6-5, 331-pound behemoth that truly impressed on tape and continued to impress the Dolphins during the Senior Bowl week and in the game.
The Dolphins were so impressed they brought Iupati to town on March 15 and 16 for a visit. The Dolphins were the first team Iupati visited so they were obviously the first to recognize his potential worth. But they haven't been the last.
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If some of the other guys that fall into that playmaker category which have been mentioned are gone I would not be upset to see this pick made. Some scouts say he can play both tackle spots if needed.