The Miami Dolphins interviewed Tampa Bay Bucs director of player personnel Dennis Hickey for their general manager vacancy, the team announced.

The Dolphins have now interviewed seven candidate for a job previously held by Jeff Ireland.

Hickey has 18 years with the Buccaneers, three as director of player personnel.

He spent six years as director of college scouting prior to being promoted in 2011.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.