The Miami Dolphins' rebuild continues.

One day after the team traded starters offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil and receiver Kenny Stills to the Houston Texans, Miami shipped another starter in linebacker Kiko Alonso to the New Orleans Saints in exchange for linebacker Vince Beigel, a person with knowledge of the deal confirmed to USA TODAY Sports' Mike Jones.

The person requested anonymity because they were not authorized to publicly discuss the trade.

NFL Network was the first to report on the trade.

Alonso, 29, has been Miami’s starter the past three seasons and has been very productive in that stretch. In his first two seasons with the Dolphins, he posted 115 tackles in each, before tallying 125 last season. He also had three interceptions and three forced fumbles.

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