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Dolphins re-sign WR Stills
As free agency dawned, the Miami Dolphins reached agreement with wide receiver Kenny Stills on a four-year contract.
Stills told ProFootballTalk Live, "I wanted to be here. I think we're going to do something special here. I believe in the staff. I believe in the owner. I believe in every person that's in our building, and I love Miami and I love the people here. So I wanted to stay here and do something special for them."
The Dolphins also extended the contract of safety Reshad Jones through the 2021 season.
Jones missed the final 10 regular-season games and the club's postseason game last season because of a shoulder injury but that didn't prevent the Dolphins from making the long-term investment.
The 29-year-old Jones, who has played all seven of his NFL seasons with Miami, was thrilled to land the new contract.
"They kept their word," Jones said at a press conference. "I'm glad it's behind me. It's a surreal moment. I put so much into this game. My hard work and dedication has paid off for me. And I'm thankful, I'm grateful."
Jones had 16 interceptions and 542 tackles in 94 games (80 starts) with the Dolphins.
He was a Pro Bowl selection in 2015 after intercepting five passes returning two for touchdowns and recording 135 tackles.
Jones said he is focused on his health and professed that he plans to regain his Pro Bowl form this season.
"I wish I could tell the future, but I do know I'm going to give it my all, dedicating myself to the game and to the Miami Dolphins," Jones said. "I just want to be consistent and continue to show them I'm one of the best safeties in the game."