Jaylen Waddle drafted by Miami Dolphins in first round of NFL Draft
Published: Apr. 29, 2021 at 9:05 PM EDT
CLEVELAND, Ohio (WCTV) - The Miami Dolphins have drafted former Alabama wide receiver Jaylen Waddle with the sixth overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft.
The Dolphins are slated to pick again in the first round, with the 18th overall pick.
Waddle totaled 591 yards on 28 catches for four touchdowns last year for the Crimson Tide. Over his three-year Alabama career, the Texas native totaled 106 receptions for 1,999 yards and 17 career scores.
Miami went 10-6 in the 2020 season, their most wins since the 2016 campaign.
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