Quad injury sidelines Dolphins kicker Caleb Sturgis at OTAs

BY Alex Marvez • June 1, 2015

Miami Dolphins kicker Caleb Sturgis didn’t participate in Monday’s OTA workouts because of a quadriceps injury to his plant leg, a source told FOX Sports.

Coach Joe Philbin announced Monday afternooon that Sturgis will miss the rest of the team's offseason practices.

A 2013 fifth-round pick, Sturgis hasn’t missed a regular-season game for the Dolphins but has suffered nagging leg and groin injuries in his first two NFL seasons. Sturgis connected on 78.4 percent of his field-goal attempts (29 of 37) in 2014.

Andrew Franks, an undrafted rookie from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, is the other kicker on Miami’s roster.


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