Dolphins rookie defensive end Dion Jordan has been kept off of the field during team drills and preseason games and says that if he were held out for the opener it wouldn’t surprise him.
“Would I be surprised?” Jordan said, via the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. “It’s my body so I know when I’m ready to go or when I’m not ready to go. It wouldn’t be a surprise at all.”-ProFootballTalk.com August 23rd
Although the Dolphins would have loved to have Jordan ready week one they knew that with his shoulder injury, him missing the season opener was a possibility. The third overall pick in this years draft has tons of potential and will improve with time. In the long run him missing a game or two to start the season will probably be better for his career to avoid further injuryn