Monday, September 4, 2006
Injury-plagued RB Suggs lands with Dolphins
DAVIE, Fla. -- Injury-plagued running back Lee Suggs signed
with the Miami Dolphins on Monday, two days after being released by
Suggs led the Browns with 744 yards rushing in 2004, but he has
missed 23 of 48 career games with neck, shoulder, toe, ankle and
thumb injuries. Last month he was traded by Cleveland to the New
York Jets and then returned to the Browns when he failed a
Miami was looking to shore up depth behind starter
after backup Sammy Morris was suspended for four games for
violating the NFL steroid policy.
The Dolphins also signed tight end Tim Massaquoi and linebacker
Keith Adams, and they waived linebacker Mike Labinjo.
Massaquoi was a seventh-round draft pick this year by Tampa Bay.
Adams, who started all 16 games last year for Philadelphia, was
released Saturday by Carolina.