Miami Dolphins add kicker Cody Parkey of Jupiter; cut Andrew Franks

Cleveland Browns kicker Cody Parkey aims for a field goal as Cleveland Browns punter Britton Colquitt holds the ball during the first half of a game at Miami last season. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

The Miami Dolphins claimed kicker Cody Parkey of Jupiter after he was waived by the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.

The Dolphins also cut kicker Andrew Franks.

Parker was a Pro Bowler with the Philadelphia Eagles in 2014, setting a franchise scoring record and NFL rookie scoring record with 150 points.

That season, Parkey converted 17 consecutive field goals, the second-longest streak in team history.

In the preseason, Franks made all 11 extra points and made a 56-yarder, but missed one short field goal.

Parkey has never missed a field goal 29 yards or shorter (17-for-17).

On field goals of 30-39 yards, Parkey is 21-for-23 (91 percent).

On field goals of 40-49 yards, Parkey 12-for-20 (60 percent).

On field goals of 50 or more yards, Parkey is 5-for-5 (100 percent).

Last season, Parkey missed five field goals between 40 and 49 yards, which is a big part of the reason why he was beaten out in camp.

In a loss at Miami last season, Parkey missed three field goals for the Browns, including what would have been a game-winner from 46 yards on the final play of regulation.

Parkey was a standout at Auburn after starring at Jupiter High School.

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