DAVIE (CBSMiami) – One of the biggest areas of concern for the Miami Dolphins in 2015 was the offensive line.READ MORE: ‘This Is Not Acceptable’: North Miami Councilwoman Upset Over Images Of Border Patrol Agents With Whips Chasing Down Haitian Migrants
Injuries to right tackle Ja’Wuan James and center Mike Pouncey crippled the unit towards the end of the season, as did sub-par play from the tackle rotation of Dallas Thomas, Billy Turner and rookie Jamil Douglas.
One of the backup offensive lineman who played a good amount during the season has been released by the Dolphins.
Jason Fox, who signed with Miami as a free agent in April of 2014, was waived by the team on Tuesday.READ MORE: Florida Revised COVID-19 School Rule Short Circuits Legal Challenge By Five School Districts
This is the first player transaction since the Dolphins hired new head coach Adam Gase.
Fox played in 24 games for Miami during the past two seasons, starting 13.
This season Fox played two games at left tackle and nine games at right tackle.MORE NEWS: Texas-Style Abortion Bill Filed In Florida
The Dolphins will save approximately $1.2 million by cutting Fox, who was under contract for the 2016 season.