Olivier Vernon is now a free agent, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.
Dolphins have pulled the transition tag on LB/DE on Olivier Vernon, per source. Now a free agent. Will command big dollars.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 9, 2016
The news came yesterday from Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports that the Dolphins were looking into the move. This move frees up $12.7M, and allows the Dolphins to get comp pick in 2017