Reggie Bush Traded To The Miami Dolphins
New Orleans Saints running back Reggie Bush has signed a new two-year contract with the Miami Dolphins reportedly worth $9.75 million, with a $2.75 million signing bonus. According to ESPN, The Saints will acquire the Miami Dolphins’ Jonathon Amaya as a part of the deal. Miami’s first practice of the season will be this Friday, but Bush will unable to practice with his new team until August 4, which is when the NFLPA recertifies as a union.
Earlier today, he tweeted his final goodbye to the Saints via Twitter:
To the city of New Orleans you will always have a place in my heart I love you guys your are my family & I will never forget our good times. I wish the New Orleans Saints the best of luck I will always be a fan! The team, coaches, and fans will be deeply missed!
Change is never easy but I look forward to building something special in Miami and can’t wait to embark on this new journey!
In his five-year pro career, Bush has rushed 524 times for 2,090 yards — an average of 4.0 yards per carry — and 17 touchdowns. He also has 294 receptions for 2,142 yards and 12 TDs. He also has four career TDs on punt returns.