MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – The Miami Dolphins at this time introduced that they’ve signed linebacker Jaelan Phillips. He was chosen within the first spherical (18th total) by Miami within the 2021 NFL Draft.
Phillips began 10 video games for the College of Miami within the 2021 season, totaling 45 tackles (21 solo), eight sacks, one interception and 4 passes defensed. He earned first-team All-American and second-team All-ACC honors as a junior in 2020. Phillips additionally performed two seasons (2017-18) at UCLA earlier than transferring to Miami.