The Miami Dolphins Waive Safety Adrian Colbert

Sep 23, 2018; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill (10) catches a pass as San Francisco 49ers cornerback Adrian Colbert (27) defend in the first half at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports

The Miami Dolphins waived safety Adrian Colbert on August 16th, 2020. 

Adrian Colbert’s NFL Career

San Francisco 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers selected Adrian Colbert with the 229th overall pick in the seventh round of the 2017 NFL Draft. Colbert was the 31st cornerback taken in the 2017 NFL Draft. On May 4th, 2017, the 49ers signed Colbert to a four-year deal worth $2.48 million dollars, which included an $84,786 signing bonus. In his rookie season, Colbert played in 14 games with six starts, which he recorded 37 tackles and five passes defended. 

Entering the 2018 season as the starting free safety he had high expectations. Colbert played seven games with six starts before suffering a high ankle sprain. He was placed on injury reserved for the rest of the season on October 22nd, 2018.

Colbert was waived/injured during the 2019 offseason on August 31st, 2019, and reverted to the team’s injured reserve list the next day. He was then waived on September 6, which he then became a free agent. 

Seattle Seahawks

On September 18, 2019, Colbert was signed to the Seahawks practice squad. Then, he was promoted to the active roster on September 26th, 2019. He was then waived again and signed back on the Seahawks practice squad on October 12, 2019. 

Miami Dolphins

On November 19, 2020, Colbert was signed by the Miami Dolphins off the Seahawks practice squad. He had a good season, then was re-signed by the team on March 20, 2020. Then, on August 16th, 2020, he was waived from the Miami Dolphins roster. 

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