He soon will undergo surgery, and he is expected to need six months of recovery time. Miller could be ready to practice on a limited basis by the start of training camp.
--Atlanta Falcons defensive tackle Corey Peters will require surgery to repair an Achilles injury, coach Mike Smith announced.
Peters suffered the season-ending injury on Monday night against the San Francisco 49ers. Smith said Peters would undergo surgery and faces a six- to eight-month recovery process. It was a non-contact injury.
--The Indianapolis Colts placed defensive tackle Montori Hughes on injured reserve and signed linebacker Alan Baxter to the practice squad, the team announced.
--The Washington Redskins placed linebacker Nick Barnett on injured reserve and promoted linebacker Will Compton to the active roster from their practice squad, the team announced.
--The Kansas City Chiefs signed running back Eric Kettani, wide receiver Jerrell Jackson and linebacker/defensive end Ridge Wilson to the their practice squad.