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Dolphins Agree With LB Koa Misi On Reworked Contract

Update: 

Andrew Abrahmson of the Palm Beach Post reports that the Dolphins and LB Koa Misi have agreed to a “slightly reduced” contract.

Abrahmson writes that Misi’s salary for 2016 will turn into guaranteed money, while the exact numbers of his base salary are not know right now.

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Alex Marvez of FOX Sports is reporting that the Dolphins are close to an agreement on a restructured contract with LB Koa Misi that will keep him in Miami for the 2016 season.

There had been talk that the Dolphins could move on from Misi and look for an upgrade, but it appears as though there was mutual interest in him remaining with the team for at least one more season.

Misi, 29, is in the fourth  year of his five-year, $17.72 million contract that includes $9 million guaranteed. He was set to make base salaries if $4.275 million (2016) and $4.175 million (2017) over the remainder of the agreement.

In 2015, Misi appeared in 13 games and recorded 77 tackles and a pass defense for the Dolphins.