Miami Dolphins sign OT Avery Young of Palm Beach Gardens High

Offensive lineman Avery Young of the Auburn Tigers celebrates with the SEC championship trophy after defeating the Missouri Tigers 59-42 at the Georgia Dome on Dec. 7, 2013. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Avery Young, an offensive tackle from Palm Beach Gardens High and Auburn, signed a free-agent contract with the Dolphins on Wednesday.

Young, 24, was an undrafted college free agent who signed with New Orleans last season but spent the year on the reserve/non-football injury list. He’s 6-feet-6 and 305 pounds.

Young started 36 games for Auburn as a left guard, right guard and right tackle. As a senior in 2015, he was third-team All-SEC.

The Dolphins also parted with cornerback Daniel Davie via non-football injury waivers. He signed Jan. 10.

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