MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — The Miami Dolphins are hard at work as the NFL’s free agency period nears it’s opening.READ MORE: Miami GP To Join F1 Calendar From 2022 In 10-Year Deal
Defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh’s $114 million, six-year contract has been restructured by the Dolphins to create salary cap space.
Linebacker Koa Misi’s contract was also restructured, the team said Saturday. Receiver Greg Jennings was released, clearing $4 million in cap space.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 6,834 New Cases, 35 Deaths Reported On Sunday
Details of the restructured deals weren’t revealed. The Suh move won’t reduce the overall value of his contract, but could create an additional $18 million under the cap.
Jennings had 19 receptions for 208 yards and one touchdown — the 64th of his career — in his only season with Miami last year.
Miami tendered six exclusive rights free agents — safeties Michael Thomas and Shamiel Gary, receiver Matt Hazel, tackle Ulrick John, cornerback Tyler Patmon and tight end Jake Stoneburner.MORE NEWS: Some Studies Suggest Wearing Mask For COVID May Be Playing Role In Alleviating Allergy Symptoms
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