Dolphins sign third-rounder Billy Turner

The Miami Dolphins have signed third-round offensive lineman Billy Turner to a four-year contract.

Turner played for a national championship FCS team last season at North Dakota State.

He started the last 56 games of his career and was a two-time All-American selection.

Turned was selected to the Senior Bowl.

The Dolphins traded up in the third round to the Oakland Raiders' pick to acquire Turner.

“He brings a lot of versatility,”?Dolphins general manager Dennis Hickey said. “The thing we like about him he was also a team captain. Just brings toughness, size, athletic ability and brings a lot of versatility. He was a guy we definitely valued and wanted to move up to get."

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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