The Dolphins announced Monday they released running back LaMichael James. To take his spot on the roster, tight end Jake Stoneburner was promoted from the practice squad.
The Dolphins have re-signed running back LaMichael James and starting safety Louis Delmas on Friday, according to the Miami Herald and NFL Media, respectively. Delmas' deal is reportedly worth $3.5 million for one year, per Adam Schefter of ESPN. James, 25, signed with the Dolphins after San Francisco parted ways with him after the opening week of last season. He totaled five carries for nine yards in three games. Delmas, 27, signed with the Dolphins last offseason and started in 12 of his 13 appearances. He registered 49 total tackles, one sack, one interceptions (for a TD) and three passes defensed.
The Dolphins listed the following players as inactive for Sunday's game against the Jets: Rishard Matthews, Walt Aikens, Dallas Thomas, Matt Hazel, LaMichael James, Deandre Coleman and Sam Brenner.
The Dolphins ruled running back LaMichael James, linebacker Jelani Jenkins, linebacker Koa Misi, linebacker Jonathan Freeny, linebacker Chris McCain, offensive lineman Nate Garner and offensive lineman Billy Turner inactive for Week 15 against New England.
The Dolphins listed linebacker Jonathan Freeny (hamstring), cornerback Jamar Taylor (shoulder), guard Nate Garner (illness), cornerback Cortland Finnegan (ankle), linebacker Chris McCain (ankle), running back LaMichael James and tackle Billy Turner as inactive for Sunday's game against Baltimore.
|* indicates player did not play that week|
|WK||DATE||OPP||OPP RANK||OPP FPTS|
|2||09/18||@New England Patriots||5||14.00|
|9||11/06||New York Jets||3||13.13|
|10||11/13||@San Diego Chargers||30||21.50|
|11||11/20||@Los Angeles Rams||23||18.50|
|12||11/27||San Francisco 49ers||32||22.88|
|15||12/18||@New York Jets||3||13.13|
|17||01/01||New England Patriots||5||14.00|
|3 Year Avg||6||23||0||1||5||0||2|