Veteran running back Sony MichelSigning with the Miami DolphinsAccording to a source, the information was provided by ESPN's Jeremy Fowler Monday.
Michel will join the crowded backfield of a Miami offense that is under new coach Mike McDaniel. Raheem MostertAnd Chase EdmondsJoining holdovers, signed earlier this offseason Myles GaskinAnd Salvon Ahmed.
Michel, 27, turned 27 in February. He rushed for 845 yard and scored five touchdowns (four rushing, one receiving) for the Super Bowl Champion. Los Angeles RamsLast season.
The Rams bought him from the New England PatriotsThe 2022 draft saw fifth-, sixth-round picks. After his arrival, he filled a critical need for the team. Cam AkersBefore training camp, he tore his Achilles.
Michel was sparingly active until he was able to return to the starting line-up in December after an injury. Darrell Henderson Jr. Michel rushed for over 100 yards twice that month. He also ran in another game, rushing for 92 yards. Michel's role in postseason decreased when Akers returned from injury to take over his starting position.
Michel was selected by the Patriots with the 31st pick of the 2018 draft out Georgia. They declined Michel's fifth-year option under his rookie contract in May.
He rushed for 3,137 yards in three seasons with Patriots.