Monday, July 12, 2010

Miami Dolphins Alumni Update: June 2010

Here are all the pro football transactions involving former members of the Miami Dolphins for the month of June 2010:
  • June 1 — The Toronto Argonauts (CFL) signed offensive tackle Michael Byrne to a contract. Byrne spent training camp with the Dolphins in 2008, but was waived on Aug. 30 during final cuts.
  • June 3 — The Cleveland Browns re-signed wide receiver James Robinson to a contract. Robinson spent part of the 2009 season on the Dolphins' practice squad before being released on Nov. 4.
  • June 3 — The Utah Blaze (UFL) placed defensive lineman Manuel Wright on the suspended list. Drafted by the Dolphins in the fifth round of the 2005 Supplemental Draft, Wright appeared in three games and recorded four tackles and a sack in two seasons with the team.
  • June 4 — The Toronto Argonauts (CFL) placed quarterback Gibran Hamdan on the retired list. Hamdan spent the 2007 offseason with the Dolphins, but was waived during final cuts in September.
  • June 5 — The BC Lions (CFL) released defensive end Abraham Wright. Wright spent his only season with the Dolphins on injured reserve after being drafted in the seventh round of the 2007 NFL Draft.
  • June 7 — The Buffalo Bills signed linebacker Reggie Torbor to a contract. Torbor played in all 32 games for the Dolphins from 2008 to 2009, starting three games and totaling 54 tackles, 1.5 sacks, one interception, four pass deflections. He was released by the Dolphins on May 27.
  • June 7 — The Sacramento Mountain Lions (UFL) signed quarterback Daunte Culpepper to a contract. Acquired from the Minnesota Vikings in exchange for a second-round pick in 2006, Culpepper appeared in four games for the Dolphins and threw for 929 yards and two touchdowns with three interceptions. He was released on July 17, 2007.
  • June 7 — The Toronto Argonauts (CFL) release offensive tackle Michael Byrne.
  • June 9 — The Washington Redskins terminated the contract of tight end Sean Ryan. Ryan appeared in the Dolphins' 2008 regular season opener before being released on Sept. 12.
  • June 10 — The Baltimore Ravens placed wide receiver Chris Hannon on waivers. Hannon spent two games with the Dolphins in December 2009, but did not appear in a game and was waived Dec. 22.
  • June 11 — The Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) activated wide receiver Kelly Campbell from the suspended list. Campbell was an offseason member of the Dolphins in 2006 and 2007, but did not appear in a game.
  • June 11 — The Montreal Alouettes (CFL) placed defensive tackle Eric Wilson on the suspended list. Wilson spent 2004 and 2005 with the Dolphins as an offensive lineman, but did not appear in a game.
  • June 14 — The Cleveland Browns re-signed RFA outside linebacker Matt Roth to a one-year contract. A second-round pick by Miami in 2005, Roth appeared in 65 games over five seasons with the Dolphins and recorded 140 tackles, 12.5 sacks, six forced fumbles, and three fumble recoveries. He was waived on Nov. 24.
  • June 15 — The BC Lions released wide receiver Kerry Reed. Signed as an undrafted free agent in 2007, Reed spent his rookie season on the Dolphins' practice squad.
  • June 15 — The Montreal Alouettes (CFL) activated defensive tackle Eric Wilson from the suspended list.
  • June 15 — The Montreal Alouettes (CFL) placed linebacker Tyson Smith on the retired list. Smith spent part of the 2008 season on the Dolphins' practice squad.
  • June 16 — The Jacksonville Sharks (AFL) activated offensive lineman Pedro Sosa from the suspended list. An undrafted free agent out of Rutgers, Sosa spent the 2008 preseason with the Dolphins before being waived during final cuts.
  • June 16 — The Utah Blaze (UFL) transferred defensive lineman Manuel Wright from the suspended list to injured reserve.
  • June 17 — The Cleveland Browns placed wide receiver James Robinson on waivers.
  • June 17 — The Denver Broncos waived/injured fullback Kyle Eckel. Eckel was under contract with the Dolphins from Sept. 2005 to Sept. 2007, but did not see game action as he was on the Reserve/Military list for the majority of that time.
  • June 18 — The Denver Broncos placed fullback Kyle Eckel on injured reserve.
  • June 18 — The New York Jets placed safety Brannon Condren on waivers. Condren spent nearly a month with the Dolphins between October and November 2008, appearing in four games and recording three special teams tackles before his release on Nov. 10.
  • June 21 — The New York Giants placed punter Jy Bond on waivers. An Australian rules football player, Bond was a member of the Dolphins' offseason roster from March to June 2009.
  • June 24 — The Calgary Stampeders placed wide receiver P. K. Sam on the injured list. Sam spent part of the 2006 season on the Dolphins' practice squad and played in NFL Europa for the team in 2007 before being released during final cuts.
  • June 24 — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) released center Matt Spanos. Spanos spent 2008 training camp with the Dolphins after signing as an undrafted free agent from USC.
  • June 24 — The Toronto Argonauts (CFL) released defensive end Ben Ishola. Ishola was signed by the Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2006, but waived during final cuts on Sept. 2.
  • June 26 — The Toronto Argonauts re-signed wide receiver James Robinson to a contract.
  • June 28 — The St. Louis Rams waived/injured linebacker K. C. Asiodu. Asiodu spent a week on the Dolphins' practice squad between September and October 2009.
  • June 29 — The St. Louis Rams placed linebacker K. C. Asiodu on injured reserve.
  • June 29 — The Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) signed cornerback Will Poole to a contract. Drafted by the Dolphins in the fourth round of the 2004 NFL Draft, Poole recorded 31 tackles, a sack, and five pass deflections in three seasons with the team.

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