I hate to lose the best special teams player in the NFL, but now is the time to look at the young guns.
Adam Beasley wrote:
▪ The Dolphins on Friday shut down safety Michael Thomas for the season. Thomas, who played through a damaged knee ligament, has been placed on injured reserve.
Taking his place on the roster: safety Trae Elston, whom the Dolphins claimed off the Bills’ practice squad.
Elston, a first-year player out of Mississippi, appeared in 13 games with the Bills this year, starting one. He has also spent time with the Eagles, Browns, Buccaneers and Saints.
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