Richard Marshall departs for Miami
Miami was so taken with free agent defensive back Richard
Marshall, they wouldn’t let him leave town without an
Marshall broke the news on his Twitter page Wednesday, a
day after his visit with the Dolphins.
Just agreed with the
dolphins on a 3 yr deal they made me stay in Miami
— Richard Marshall (@TheMarshall31) March
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter,
Marshall’s three-year deal with the Dolphins is worth $16
The Arizona Cardinals initially expressed interest in re-
signing Marshall, but when given the chance to counter
Miami’s offer, the team passed.
— Richard Marshall (@TheMarshall31)
Marshall provided great flexibility and depth to the
Cardinals’ secondary. The 27-year-old veteran’s departure
is a significant blow to a much improved pass defense last
season. He started nine games and nabbed four
interceptions for the Cardinals in 2011.