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MARCUS THIGPEN RUMORS

Patriots bringing in Dolphins players for info?

                                                          Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY SportsThe Patriots will do whatever it takes to gain an advantage against their upcoming opponent, which is why they have signed former Dolphins running back Marcus Thigpen to their practice squad. They also claimed former Dolphins special teamer Don Jones off of waivers...
Via Patriots Life
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Practice Report: New England Adds Three To Practice Squad

FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots had three new faces on the practice field on Wednesday. The Patriots signed guard Chris Barker, who cleared waivers on Tuesday, and running back Marcus Thigpen to the practice squad, according to sources. A tight end wearing No. 86 also was spotted at practice. It appears, based on practice squad attendance, that cornerback Daxton Swanson...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Dolphins Cut RB Daniel Thomas & RB/KR Marcus Thigpen

  Andrew Abramson of the Palm Beach Post reports that the Dolphins have cut pick RB Daniel Thomas and KR Marcus Thigpen. Thomas, 26, is a former second-round pick, who never lived up to his draft status and has been largely underwhelming in each of his first three years in the league. He was reportedly competing for a roster spot with Mike Gillislee, so it’s really not...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Dolphins' Thigpen getting time in new role

A crowded backfield led to Dolphins running back Marcus Thigpen seeing some time at slot receiver Monday during OTAs. Thigpen, who is going into his third season with the team, said after practice he's just trying to get involved in the new offense. Thigpen said he would like to eventually return to running back but understands nothing is concrete. "It is a new offense...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins RB Thigpen eager to show what he can do

When Arian Foster made his NFL breakthrough in 2010, Marcus Thigpen took note, confident he could make a big splash himself if given an opportunity. That chance will likely come Sunday, when Thigpen assumes a more prominent role with the Miami Dolphins in their road game against the New York Jets. With running back Daniel Thomas sidelined because of a sprained ankle, Thigpen has...
Via AP on Fox
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Thigpen wants to 'spark' Fins but knows his place

BY NICK ST. DENISThe Miami Dolphins are gaining just 3.7 yards a carry and 69.6 yards a game on the ground, a far cry from what they expected from the duo of Lamar Miller and Daniel Thomas at the start of the season.Miami's next tailback on the depth chart in Marcus Thigpen thinks he can help, but the team has been reluctant to work the kick returner into the offensive backfield...
Via AFC East Daily
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

15 Most Important Dolphins for 2013: #12 Marcus Thigpen

While he played virtually none on either offense or defense, the Miami Dolphins had a real weapon last season in returner Marcus Thigpen. Thigpen scored the first touchdown of 2012 for Miami, a 72-yard punt return against the Houston Texans in the season opener. Thigpen has made an effort this offseason to work himself into the rotation on offense, but whether he spends much time...
Via Dolphin Shout
July 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Dolphins' returner Marcus Thigpen setting lofty goals

Marcus Thigpen returned a kick and a punt for touchdowns last season. He's hoping that's just the start.Thigpen, a former Canadian Football Leaguer and second-year NFLer, has his sights set high for what he hopes is an illustrious career in the big leagues. “My goal is to get at least seven returns for touchdowns on kick returns and punt returns combined,” Thigpen told...
Via AFC East Daily
May 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Marcus Thigpen ignites Dolphins return game

DAVIE, Fla. Reality has set in for the Miami Dolphins, who are 4-6 and riding a three-game losing streak. Barring a miracle turnaround, this season will not be about fighting for a playoff berth in Year No. 1 under Joe Philbin. Its about building a foundation and finding players who can make a difference. Enter Marcus Thigpen. The former Indiana running back already has found...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

ICYMI: Dolphins Marcus Thigpen’s 96-yard Return

In case you didn’t catch Thursday’s AFC East matchup between the Buffalo Bills and the Miami Dolphins, you missed a few exciting returns in the game. This return by Dolphins RB Marcus Thigpen was taken back 96-yards to the house to give the Dolphins their first points of the game. It was the second return of the night, the first belonging to Buffalo’s Leodis McKelvin. Miami...
Via Down and Distance
November 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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