Phillips was waived by the Dolphins on Tuesday, Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald reports.
Phillips was the odd man out once Miami opted to bring in Cameron Malveaux. Phillips appeared in all four of Miami's games this season but recorded just five tackles and a single sack. At 25 years old, there's a good chance another team will take a hard look at the Oklahoma product.
Phillips (shoulder) made two combined tackles during Saturday's 27-10 preseason loss against the Ravens.
Phillips made one solo tackle and one assisted tackle. It appears that Phillips has recovered from the shoulder issue that sidelined him for 10 days. The 25-year-old should be slated for a rotational role in the defensive line this season.
Phillips (shoulder) was able to participate in Tuesday's practice, Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.
Phillips has been sidelined for roughly 10 days with a shoulder injury, but appears to be progressing toward a return. He is looking to earn a role in the defensive line rotation this season.
Phillips won't practice Sunday due to a shoulder injury, Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald reports.
The severity of Phillips' injury is unclear but the team hasn't expressed much concern to this point. Look for Gabe Wright and Jamiyus Pittman to get some extra reps while Phillips is sidelined.
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