Ian Rapoport Names Landing Spot For Dalvin Cook That ‘Makes Sense’


NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport named the Miami Dolphins as a landing spot for Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook “Makes sense.”

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“The Dolphins have been mentioned as a team that could be interested in Dalvin Cook,” Rapoport said on The Rich Eisen Show. 

“They have the cap space, they have the need, and they have a young quarterback in Tua Tagovailoa who could use a running back like Cook.” 

The Dolphins have over $20 million in cap space and are looking to upgrade their running game after finishing 29th in the NFL in rushing last season. 

Cook would be a major upgrade over Myles Gaskin, who led the Dolphins with 673 rushing yards in 2022. 

Cook is coming off a season in which he rushed for 1,155 yards and 6 touchdowns. He is entering the final year of his contract and is due to make $14.1 million in 2023.  

The Vikings could look to trade Cook to save some money and get a draft pick in return. 

The Dolphins would be a good fit for Cook because they have a young quarterback in Tagovailoa who is looking to take the next step in his development. Cook would give Tagovailoa a reliable running back who can help him win games.

The Dolphins are not the only team that has been mentioned as a potential landing spot for Cook. The New York Jets, Denver Broncos, and Arizona Cardinals have also been mentioned as possible destinations.