The Miami Dolphins announce seven roster moves ahead of Sunday, including placing CB Noah Igbinoghene and S Sheldrick Redwine on the COVID list. The team is also activating DL Adam Butler and S Brandon Jones from the list.
Roster Moves | We have activated DL Adam Butler & S Brandon Jones off the reserve/COVID-19 list, activated LB Brennan Scarlett off injured reserve, and elevated WR Kirk Merritt & C Cameron Tom as COVID-19 replacements & DB Chris Milton as a standard elevation for Sunday’s game.
— Miami Dolphins (@MiamiDolphins) January 1, 2022
Igbinoghene, 21, was a two-year starter at Auburn, where he played receiver before making the switch to cornerback. He also returned a kick for a touchdown in both the 2018 and 2019 seasons. Eventually, he was drafted by the Dolphins in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft.
Igbinoghene signed a four-year, $11,254,207 rookie contract that includes a $5,744,878 signing bonus. The contract also includes a fifth year for the Dolphins to pick up for the 2024 season.
In 2021, Igbinoghene has appeared in three games for the Dolphins, recording six tackles.