Miller got some extended action on Sunday, rushing 10 times for 73 yards in a win over the Bills.|||||||
It was a season high in rushing yards for Miller, who replaced the injured Daniel Thomas.
Daniel Thomas and Miller are both active for the Miami Dolphins for Sunday's game against the New York Jets.|||||||
When Thomas missed last week's win over Oakland with a concussion, Miller carried 10 times in his NFL debut for 65 yards, including a 15-yard score to seal the victory. They'll back up Reggie Bush.
Daniel Thomas has missed practice for the second day in a row because of a concussion, increasing the likelihood Miller will make his NFL debut Sunday against the Oakland Raiders.|||||||
Miller traveled with the team but was inactive. He ran for 1,272 yards last year for the Miami Hurricanes, and the Miami native said he looks forward to returning to Sun Life Stadium, this time as a pro. Miller averaged 5.7 yards per carry with the Hurricanes and scored 17 touchdowns in 23 games. He was drafted in the fourth round by the Dolphins and was the team's busiest running back during the exhibition season.