Dan Carpenter Released

After the Dolphins used a fifth round pick on Florida kicker Caleb Sturgis, did anyone really have a doubt that Dan Carpenter's days with the Dolphins were numbered? With his booming kickoffs and 58 yard field goal last Friday against the Jags, Sturgis pretty much put the nail in the coffin. The Dolphins released Carpenter today. Sturgis will also come a lot cheaper than Carpenter.

In other news that may interest Dolphin fans, Patriots QB Tom Brady suffered a knee injury today during a joint practice with Tampa Bay. The extent of the injury is not known yet. If you have not seen it, here it is.....

Update on the Tom Brady injury: CBS Sports Jason La Canfora is reporting that Brady's injury is a sprain and not serious.