Dolphins' Brown out for year

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MIAMI (AP) - Ronnie Brown's season is over for the Miami

Miami's leading rusher was placed on injured reserve Wednesday
because of a foot injury - his second season-ending injury in three

Brown hurt his right foot in Sunday's victory over Tampa Bay.
The Dolphins hoped he might be able to return this season, but made
the roster move after he was examined by a specialist.

The loss of Brown is a big blow to a team that ranks fourth in
the NFL in rushing and 30th in passing. Ricky Williams, the 2002
NFL rushing champion, will replace Brown starting Thursday at

Brown was on pace for the best year of his career with 648 yards
rushing and eight touchdowns, and he was the triggerman in the