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Jelani Jenkins

Miami Dolphins
Linebacker

Ht: 6.0 | Wt: 237

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Dolphins | Jelani Jenkins making noise

Mon, 16 Dec 2013 19:30:08 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Jelani Jenkins played 27 defensive snaps in the Week 15 game against the New England Patriots, eating into the playing time of LB Philip Wheeler, who saw 53 snaps.

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Dolphins | Friday injury report for Week 11

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 13:46:58 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Jonathan Martin (illness) and OT Will Yeatman (knee) have been ruled out for Week 11. C Mike Pouncey (illness) and CB Dimitri Patterson (groin) are listed as questionable. TE Michael Egnew (neck), LB Jelani Jenkins (illness), LB Koa Misi (knee), FS Reshad Jones (groin), SS Chris D. Clemons (hamstring, knee), P Brandon Fields (shoulder) and PK Caleb Sturgis (groin) are listed as probable. Martin, Yeatman and Pouncey did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 15. Patterson was limited during practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Dolphins | Thursday practice report for Week 11

Thu, 14 Nov 2013 14:38:25 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Will Yeatman (knee) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 14. S Chris D. Clemons (knee, hamstring), S Reshad Jones (groin), LB Koa Misi (knee) and CB Dimitri Patterson (groin) were limited. TE Michael Egnew (neck), P Brandon Fields (shoulder), LB Jelani Jenkins (illness) and PK Caleb Sturgis (groin) practiced in full.

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Dolphins | Wednesday injury report for Week 11

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:28:49 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Jelani Jenkins (illness) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 13. S Chris D. Clemons (knee, hamstring), S Reshad Jones (groin), LB Koa Misi (knee), CB Dimitri Patterson (groin), K Caleb Sturgis (right groin), RB Daniel Thomas (ankle) and T Will Yeatman (knee) all were limited in practice. OT Tyson Clabo (knee), TE Michael Egnew (neck) and P Brandon Fields (shoulder) all fully practiced.

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Dolphins | Two upgraded to questionable

Sat, 09 Nov 2013 12:20:43 -0800

Miami Dolphins LBs Koa Misi (knee) and Jelani Jenkins (foot) were upgraded to questionable for Week 10.

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Dolphins | Friday practice report for Week 10

Fri, 08 Nov 2013 14:10:25 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Jonathan Martin (illness), LB Jelani Jenkins (foot) and LB Koa Misi (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 8. TE Dion Sims (toe), CB Dimitri Patterson (groin) and PK Caleb Sturgis (groin) were limited during practice. OG Nate Garner (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (calf), CB Nolan Carroll (concussion) and SS Chris D. Clemons (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MiamiDolphins.com - Andy Kent

Dolphins | Thursday practice report for Week 10

Thu, 07 Nov 2013 16:16:17 -0800

Miami Dolphins OT Jonathan Martin (illness), LB Jelani Jenkins (foot) and LB Koa Misi (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 7. TE Dion Sims (toe), CB Dimitri Patterson (groin) and PK Caleb Sturgis (groin) were limited during practice. OT Nate Garner (knee), LB Dannell Ellerbe (calf) and SS Chris D. Clemons (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Dolphins | Jelani Jenkins leaves game

Thu, 31 Oct 2013 20:17:10 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Jelani Jenkins (foot) suffered a foot injury in the team's Week 9 game and is considered questionable to return.

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Dolphins | Jelani Jenkins fined

Sat, 26 Oct 2013 00:30:30 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Jelani Jenkins was fined $15,750 by the NFL for his hit last week on Buffalo Bills QB Thad Lewis. The hit was penalized with a 15-yard penalty, and the NFL said it fined Jenkins because he struck the quarterback with his helmet.

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Dolphins | Plenty of competition at LB

Tue, 06 Aug 2013 17:28:11 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have plenty of competition for the backup linebacker jobs in training camp and the preseason. LB Jason Trusnik is considered the top backup behind the three starters, and LB Jelani Jenkins is a fourth-round pick likely to win a roster spot. That leaves LB Lee Robinson, Austin Spitler, Josh Kaddu and Jonathan Freeny likely battling for one or two jobs.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Miami Herald - Barry Jackson

Dolphins | Three LBs could compete for starting job

Sat, 18 May 2013 11:15:58 -0700

Miami Dolphins LBs Koa Misi, Jelani Jenkins and Josh Kaddu may compete for the starting strongside linebacker job during training camp.

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Dolphins | Coach explains changes at LB

Sun, 05 May 2013 08:43:55 -0700

Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin said the team was looking to add faster linebackers to their defense, which is why they released LBs Karlos Dansby and Kevin Burnett and added Dannell Ellerbe, Philip Wheeler and Jelani Jenkins. Philbin said the team wanted linebackers that could cover pass catchers man-to-man and blitz effectively because the NFL is becoming a passing league.

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Dolphins | Jelani Jenkins expected to be backup early

Thu, 02 May 2013 11:03:56 -0700

Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland said LB Jelani Jenkins likely will back up several positions this season and will have a chance to start in the future.

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NFL | Jelani Jenkins to enter draft

Mon, 07 Jan 2013 13:12:36 -0800

University of Florida LB Jelani Jenkins will forgo his senior season and enter the 2013 NFL Draft.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Joe Schad