The Dolphins terminated Ward's contract, as well as that of linebacker Twan Russell. Russell is a good guy in the locker room and a solid special teams player, but his body has been breaking down in recent years and he wasn't a factor on defense anyway.
WARD AMONG CUTS
The veteran wideout and punt returner was among five players who were let go on Wednesday. The move shouldn't have come as much of a surprise considering Ward struggled last season and Coach Dave Wannstedt has frequently mentioned that he wanted to upgrade the wideout group.
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