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Monday, March 3, 2014
Three ways Dolphins can woo free agents

By James Walker

MIAMI -- The free agency period is nearly upon us, and the Miami Dolphins are projected to be significant players in the open market for the second year in a row.

The fun begins on March 11 and with approximately $37 million available to spend in 2014, Miami has an opportunity to go after several top targets to plug holes on its roster.

But what is Miami’s sales pitch? This is a team that is coming off a high-profile bullying scandal and a late-season collapse. Head coach Joe Philbin is also on the hot seat.

The Dolphins must keep the focus off the negatives when chasing free agents next week. Here are the most important things Miami has going for itself:
Remember to follow ESPN.com’s Dolphins page throughout March for all your free-agency news.