Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 8/8/12
With the success of the joker tight end across the NFL in the last years for teams like Green Bay (Jermichael Finley), New England (Rob Gronkowski / Aaron Hernandez), and New Orleans (Jimmy Graham), we are likely to see increased usage of these type of players across the league this season. Not many people are talking about him, but one of the next players we may see emerge in this type of role is tight end Charles Clay of the Dolphins. Clay already has experience playing multiple positions throughout his college career at Tulsa. Given this experience and his unique size and speed combination, the Dolphins new coaching regime started moving Clay from fullback to wide receiver to tight end throughout their off-season activities over the past few months – that led to several positive reports over that period. If anyone is going to take advantage of Clay’s versatility and use him to create mismatches, it’s the Dolphins new head coach Joe Philbin and offensive coordinator Mike Sherman. ...
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