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Jaguars release Roy Miller

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The Jaguars have released defensive tackle Roy Miller.

Miller, 29, played the last four seasons in Jacksonville after playing his first four seasons with Tampa Bay. He was a starter when healthy for the Jaguars but was limited to six games last season after tearing his Achilles tendon in October.

He was due to make around $3.6 million in 2017 if the Jaguars had kept him.

A third-round pick of the Bucs in 2009, Miller has started 83 of 112 career games.

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11 Responses to “Jaguars release Roy Miller”
  1. MichaelEdits says: Mar 12, 2017 2:34 PM

    Party at Roy Miller’s place!

  2. redclaw1314 says: Mar 12, 2017 2:43 PM

    Players need a new CBA.

  3. cheapseater says: Mar 12, 2017 3:02 PM

    3.6 per seems cheap for Miller. He can definitely clog up the interior.

    Papa Tom is definitely cleaning house though. He’s swapping a lot of the older players out for new vets. Maybe trying to wash off the stink of the previous staff.

  4. gmen5280 says: Mar 12, 2017 3:08 PM

    redclaw1314 says:
    “Players need a new CBA.”
    Why? Due to Roy being cut because the Jags don’t believe he is worth $3.6mil this season?
    Miller has made:
    $2.52mil rookie contract with the Bucs
    $4.4mil in 2013&2014.
    approx $7mil in 2015&2016.
    So that is $14mil for about 8 years of professional work thus far.

  5. stillabucsfan says: Mar 12, 2017 4:58 PM

    Bring him back home to Tampa for cheap. We love rotation on or d line

  6. therealtrenches says: Mar 12, 2017 6:05 PM

    Howie, this is NOT a way to replace bennie Logan. Please build through the draft!

  7. blowfishes says: Mar 12, 2017 6:38 PM

    redclaw1314 says:
    Mar 12, 2017 2:43 PM
    Players need a new CBA

    No, the players either need to read their contracts before they sign or get their agents to negotiate better contracts in the first place.

  8. cwdonald314 says: Mar 12, 2017 7:08 PM

    Anyone stupid enough to play football without guaranteed contracts gets what they deserve.

  9. ncphinsfan says: Mar 12, 2017 7:21 PM

    If the injury is behind him the Dolphins should sign him for about a third of what Poe is going to get. The Colts are desperate and will overpay, so doubt he leaves Indy. A 2 year contract around 5.5m is fair. He is a decent run stuffer and can be a rotation guy.

  10. raiderston says: Mar 12, 2017 8:00 PM

    Didn’t Roy Miller used to be with the CIA/NSA? Love him in Knights and Day haha. Good luck buddy

  11. dadsource says: Mar 12, 2017 10:57 PM

    Must be getting Poe. Miller was the locker room tough guy who everyone respected. Prolly pissed off TC and wanted to gravy train $$$ for no return. Tom will literally street Tom Brady if he doesn’t buy in….

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