Former Badger Michael Deiter drafted by Miami Dolphins in third round

Versatile offensive lineman taken with 78th pick

MIAMI - Former Wisconsin Badger offensive lineman Michael Deiter was selected by the Miami Dolphins with the 78th overall pick in the third round of the NFL Draft Friday night.

Deiter started a school record 54 straight games for Wisconsin, was a second-team All-American and first team All-Big Ten selection last season.

Deiter's versatility made him an attractive NFL prospect.  He played tackle, guard and center at Wisconsin.

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