Dolphins Acquire Miller; Waive Gaffney

Posted Nov 20, 2012

Dolphins make roster moves.

The Miami Dolphins were awarded tight end Kyle Miller (from Indianapolis) off waivers. To make room on their roster for Miller, the team waived wide receiver Jabar Gaffney.

The 6-5, 206-pound Miller joins Miami from the Indianapolis Colts where he saw action in one game after spending the majority of the 2012 on the teams practice squad. He joined the Colts as a free agent on April 3, 2012 and was waived on August 31, 2012. He was then signed to the practice squad on September 1, 2012 and elevated to the active roster on November 12, 2012. Miller originally entered the NFL with the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent following the 2011 NFL Draft.

Miller, a four-year letterman and two-year starter at tight end he appeared in 47 games at the University of Mount Union (2007-10). He totaled 87 catches for 1,259 yards and 16 touchdowns during his career with the Purple Raiders, while also serving as the team’s long snapper. Miller was an All-Ohio Athletic Conference First Team, All-North Region First Team and All-American as a senior as well as being named Academic All-OAC, Academic All-District IV and Capital One Academic All-American. Born April 18, 1988 in Elida, Ohio, Miller attended Elida (OH) High School.

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