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Backup center JD Walton, tight end Gerell Robinson among those released by Miami Dolphins


MIAMI — Backup center has been released by the Miami Dolphins, an indication center 's left knee injury isn't serious.

Walton, who started every game for the New York Giants last year, was one of 11 players released Sunday. He entered Saturday's exhibition game against Atlanta when Pouncey hurt his knee.

Pouncey said after the game he didn't expect the injury to prevent him from playing in the season opener in two weeks. will be Pouncey's backup.

Among other players cut by Miami was , who was contending for a roster spot as the third tight end.

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