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MIAMI GARDENS (CBSMiami) – The Miami Dolphins have released wide receiver Danny Amendola.

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Amendola, 33,played one season with the Dolphins after he joined the team as an unrestricted free agent on March 15, 2018.

Amendola had signed a 2-year, $12 million deal with Miami.

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Danny Amendola #80 of the Miami Dolphins warms up before the game against the Tennessee Titans at Hard Rock Stadium on September 9, 2018 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images)

He started 15 games and caught 59 passes for 575 yards (9.7 avg.) and one touchdown. He also completed a 28-yard touchdown pass.

Amendola originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with Dallas on April 28, 2008.

He was a receiver for the Patriots from 2013 – 2017.

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The move will save the Dolphins $6 million in cap space.