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Does Michael Egnew deserve a shot in this offense ?

After being chewed out on Hard Knocks and assigned to the inactive roster for the large majority of his first NFL season, few would imagine Egnew to make much of an impact in this league. His primary use as a full back in his second season only stood to underline the misuse of this offensive weapon. I understand the O-line was so bad last year, that our run game needed all the help...
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Could Michael Egnew be an X-factor in the Dolphins offense?

Earlier today, The Miami Herald’s Barry Jackson reported that offensive coordinator Bill Lazor is splitting him outside in OTAs. This was after two years of trying to become a blocking tight end or even a fullback under Mike Sherman. Egnew, who is 6’5 260 was drafted to be a pass catching, seem threat tight end in the 2012 draft. For some reason Mike Sherman wanted to turn him...
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June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Dolphins pre-draft assessment: Tight Ends‏

The Current Roster: The Miami Dolphins currently have three tight ends on the roster with game experience, Charles Clay, Michael Egnew and Dion Sims. Clay is coming off of a breakout season in which he caught 69 balls for 759 yards and seven total touchdowns. Clay proved he could be a number one TE after the gruesome preseason injury to Dustin Keller, but Clay is not the mammoth...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins’ Mike Sherman should be ‘Sherminated’

  By Miami Jules (@Miami_Jules on Twitter) There is a lot I like about Mike Sherman and yet I understand the best thing for the Miami Dolphins is for Sherman to be relieved of his play calling responsibilities. I was able to get an idea of what the new incoming offensive coordinator was like, as far as his personality was concerned, from last year’s HBO series “Hard Knocks”...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Are We Seeing a New Egnew?

One of the standouts in the Dolphins' second full practice of training camp Monday morning was tight end Michael Egnew. He's a player who needs a lot of those type of performances after a rookie season that could only be described as disappointing.
July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Egnew still trending away from a roster spot

BY NICK ST. DENISTight end Michael Egnew hasn't been in good graces with the Miami Dolphins' depth chart since entering the NFL as the team's third round pick in 2012.Not much has changed.According to Armando Salguero of The Miami Herald, Egnew was taking reps with the third- and fourth-team offenses over the weekend as the Dolphins began training camp. Salguero reported...
Via AFC East Daily
July 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Egnew clearly trying to shake 'soft' perception

A teammate of Michael Egnew called the young Miami Dolphins tight end a "p---y" and "not a football player" earlier this year, with another coworker saying "he should have been cut."That, just months after being publicly ripped by his offensive coordinator on HBO's Hard Knocks. So Egnew is trying to toughen up.According to Barry Jackson of the Miami...
Via AFC East Daily
May 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Dolphins sign Eric Steinbach (free agent) & Michael Egnew….no Tannehill yet

Earlier today, Miami Dolphins players officially reported to training camp in Davie.  Dolphins’ players were given their playbooks, yearly physicals and conditioning tests.  Interestingly, the Dolphins waited until today, the first official day of training camp, to add another veteran to the roster.  Earlier today, the Dolphins signed veteran guard, Eric Steinbach to a contract. [...]
Via Phin Nation
July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Tannehill impresses on first day of mini-camp

DAVIE, Fl. If rookie tight end Michael Egnew is any measure, the Miami Dolphins got an absolute steal by drafting quarterback Ryan Tannehill, the Texas A&M product, with the No 8 pick in the first round. "Anytime you get a good quarterback like him throwing to you, you're just like, 'Wow, it's amazing,' " said Egnew, Miami's third-round pick. ...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Draft Pick Q&A: TE Michael Egnew

Each of the Dolphins' nine selections in the 2012 NFL draft spoke to the media via conference call after being picked. Here's what third-round pick Michael Egnew, a tight end from Missouri, had to say.
May 03, 2012  |  Discuss
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