FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – New England Patriots announced that they have signed with veteran RB Lamar Miller. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
In addition, Patriots announced that DL Nick Coe has been released and CV Dustin Woodard is placed on the Reserve / Retirement List.
Miller, 29, is a veteran of eight NFL seasons with Miami Dolphins (2012-15) and Houston Texans (2016-19). The 220-pound, 5-foot-heavy player initially entered the NFL as a fourth-round draft selection (overall 97) by the Miami Dolphins out of Miami (Fla.) In the 2012 NFL Draft. He signed with Houston as an unlimited freelance agent from Miami on 11 March 2016.
He played in 105 regular season games with 89 starts and had 5,864 yards going over 1,354 attempts with 32 touches and 209 tackles in 1,505 yards and eight touches. Miller has also started three post-season competitions in his career and has registered 55 attempts to leap in 165 meters with a single touch and captured 12 78-meter passes. He’s had two league seasons to 1,000 yards, reaching 1,099 yards in 2014 with Miami and 1,073 yards in 2016 with Houston. Miller made a 97-yard touchdown for Houston vs. Tennessee on 26 November 2018 and a 97-yard touch for Miami against the New York Jets on December 28, 2014, becoming the only player in NFL history to have more than 95 foot touches.
Miller spent the 2019 pre-injured season with Houston Texans.
Coe, 23, was contracted by the Patriots as a freelance rookie to leave Auburn on May 5, 2020. The 291-pound, 6-foot-5 player played in 36 games during college with Twelve starts and ends with a total of 71 tackles and nine. bag.
Woodard, 22, was drafted by the Patriots within the seventh round (230th overall) of the Draft NFL 2020 out of Memphis. The 291-pound, 6-foot 2-heavy player has played in 54 games of his career with 52 starts, setting the show’s record for the majority of starting games by an attacking referee and most games being played. played by an attacking referee.