Dion Jordan RUMORS & NEWS

  • Dion Jordan breaks silence, says he 'can't waste' chance when reinstated to NFL

    USA Today "Like everyone else who walks through the doors of this gym, Dion Jordan had to start by embracing the fear. Fear of letting himself down. Fear of letting his mother down. Fear of squandering his life, not to mention the talent that compelled the Miami Dolphins to take him third overall in the..." May 30

  • Dolphins source: Dion Jordan can come back

    Miami Herald "The Miami Dolphins are open to having former first round pick Dion Jordan rejoining the team after his NFL mandated suspension ends, according to a highly placed team source. "If he wants to play and shows us he loves football, why not?" the source said moments ago in the lobby of the team..." April 30

  • Following suspension, Dolphins open to Dion Jordan returning

    Miami Herald "With Olivier Vernon gone and Cam Wake on the mend, a one-time position of strength for the Miami Dolphins is now one of uncertainty. Sure, they’ve added free-agent defensive ends Mario Williams and Andre Branch in recent days, but neither comes without question marks. It wasn't supposed to..." March 17

  • Dolphins want to see if Dion Jordan loves the game

    Miami Herald "Apparent draft bust Dion Jordan can’t even apply for reinstatement until late April. And the Dolphins don’t seem inclined to talk about him until they have to. In a wide-ranging news conference at the Senior Bowl here Tuesday, Dolphins football czar Mike Tannenbaum and general manager Chris..." January 27

  • Dolphins aren’t pursuing suspended Dion Jordan’s signing bonus

    Pro Football Talk "Dion Jordan hasn’t done much to make the Dolphins want to give him extra chances. But they’re apparently giving him one anyway. According to Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald, the Dolphins “will give thought” to keeping Jordan in 2016, but apparently haven’t given thought to trying to recoup..." June 28

  • Dion Jordan not responding to teammates' texts

    The Phinsider "There is nothing good about the situation with Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan. In the span of less than a year, Jordan has been suspended by the NFL for drug use three times, twice last season for a total of six games, then again this offseason for the entire 2015 season. When he was..." May 23

  • Suspended Dolphins DE Dion Jordan going back to school

    Sporting News "Dion Jordan will be seeing a lot more of the classroom than the football field next season. The Dolphins defensive end says he’s going back to college now that he has been suspended for a year for violating the NFL’s substance-abuse policy. “I will use the time away from playing to finish my..." April 30

  • Suspended Dion Jordan: 'I apologize'

    Miami Herald "Dion Jordan broke his silence this afternoon to speak about his year-long suspension from the NFL and Miami Dolphins following his violation of the league's substance abuse policy: "I'm very disappointed that I will not be playing in the NFL in the 2015 season," Jordan said in a statement..." April 29

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    #Eagles trade for Dion Jordan would have sent a conditional late round pick to the Dolphins, per a league source. Evan Mathis was discussed.

  • Eagles and Dolphins were nearing a trade before Miami linebacker's suspension

    Bleeding Green Nation "According to a report from ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Philaelphia Eagles and Miami Dolphins recently almost completed a trade for Dion Jordan. As it turns out, however, the former first round pick has been suspended for the entire 2015 season due to yet another substance abuse policy violation...." April 28

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Dion Jordan, 3rd pick in 2013, is being suspended for 2015 season for another substance abuse policy violation, league sources told ESPN.

  • Report: Dion Jordan to be suspended for the 2015 season

    Pro Football Talk "One of the top picks in the 2013 NFL Draft will miss the entire upcoming season. Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan, the No. 3 overall selection two years ago, will be suspended for the 2015 regular season after a positive substance-abuse test, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported..." April 28

  • Dolphins’ Dion Jordan back from suspension but needs to work on earning trust of coaches, players

    Miami Herald "Dion Jordan spent the past two months working on himself. He will spend the rest of the season working on his relationship with the organization that’s still waiting for a return on their investment of the No.3 draft pick. Jordan was finally back at practice Tuesday after serving a six-game..." October 23

  • Dion Jordan returns to Dolphins after suspension

    NFL.com "Finally, Dion Jordan has come back to the Miami Dolphins. The defensive end returned after missing six games while on suspension for multiple violations of the NFL's Policy and Program on Substances of Abuse. The 2013 No. 3 overall pick has yet to find his niche on the Dolphins' defense, but..." October 21

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    Jason Cole @JasonPhilCole

    #Dolphins DE Dion Jordan will return to team Monday after his 6-game suspension ends. Team & agent Doug Hendrickson said Jordan is all set

  • Jordan suspended (again) until Oct. 20

    Miami Herald "The Dolphins announced Dion Jordan has been suspended again. This from an NFL spokesperson: Per the terms of the Policy on Performance-Enhancing Substances that took effect on Wednesday, the four-game suspension previously imposed on Dion Jordan of the Miami Dolphins has been..." September 19

  • New drug policy may not bring great news for Dolphins Dion Jordan

    Miami Herald "The NFL is working with the NFL Players' Association on a new drug policy that will cut the suspension of some players who violated the old policy on performance enhancing drugs. The Dolphins have two such players -- safety Reshad Jones and defensive end Dion Jordan -- suspended under that..." September 16

  • Report: Eagles tried to trade with Dolphins for Dion Jordan

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles coach Chip Kelly reportedly wants his old Oregon pass rusher Dion Jordan in Philadelphia. According to Bob Grotz of the Delaware County Times, the Eagles offered the Dolphins a second-round pick and linebacker-defensive end Brandon Graham in exchange for Jordan. The Dolphins..." April 12

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    MIA has been gauging trade value for '13 1st round pick Dion Jordan, league sources said, after trading up to 3rd overall for him last year

  • Dolphins rookie Dion Jordan learning from Cameron Wake

    Fox Sports Florida "If Dion Jordan is prancing around the Miami Dolphins locker room one day with his shirt off it will be known where he learned that from. Jordan the defensive end taken out of Oregon with the No. 3 pick in the draft is being tutored on a daily basis by All-Pro defensive end Cameron Wake...." September 04

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    Armando Salguero @ArmandoSalguero

    Dion Jordan on return to practice on limited basis: "Anytime I get a chance to go out there and compete and mix it up ... it's a big day."

  • Concern grows about Dolphins' 1st round pick Dion Jordan missing opener

    Miami Herald "Dion Jordan continues rebab work on that troublesome right shoulder and as the regular season draws closer sources within the team tell me there is a growing concern the rookie first-round pick may not be ready to play in the regular-season opener. Jordan will miss Saturday's preseason..." August 22

  • Dolphins shut down Dion Jordan trying not to 'overload him'

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Miami Dolphins first-round pick Dion Jordan sat out his second straight practice and it appears the team's trainers and coaches might put the rookie pass rusher on ice for a couple more days. Defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle hinted that the Dolphins are concerned about the lingering shoulder..." August 12

  • Dolphins’ 1st round pick Jordan Swims under Cameron’s Wake

    Phin Phanatic "The Miami Dolphins surprised the football world when they traded up and selected DE Dion Jordan with the 3rd overall pick in this year’s NFL draft. In a previous article back in February I actually had the Dolphins selecting Jordan but 12th overall (see article here ). Now there are no surprises..." July 26

  • Dolphins sign first-round pick Dion Jordan to a four-year contract

    Pro Football Talk "The Miami Dolphins announced Saturday they have signed first-round pick Dion Jordan as players report for the start of training camp. With the signing, the Dolphins now have every draft pick under contract. Jordan expected the deal would get done in time for the start of camp and it more or..." July 20

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    Jason Cole @JasonPhilCole

    Hearing from a couple of places No. 3 pick Dion Jordan prob won't holdout long, if at all. Injury reduces his leverage vs offset lang fight