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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:25:31 -0700
Miami Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill struggled to deliver accurate passes in Week 2 against the Buffalo Bills, and TE Charles Clay had several dropped passes. Tannehill was 5-for-16 (31 percent) on third downs, and the team was sluggish in the running game. Offensive coordinator Bill Lazor likes to spread the field and create one-on-one matchups, but the Dolphins might not have the talent to run his schemes the way they were meant to be designed.
Fantasy Tip: It was only the team's second game under Lazor as the new offensive coordinator, so this is something that is a work in progress. Tannehill's big arm will produce big games, but he's more of a matchup play for the time being.
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:40:45 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (undisclosed) left the Week 2 game against the Buffalo Bills briefly due to an undisclosed injury, but he was able to return. He finished with seven receptions for 31 yards.
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:34:18 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 12, and is listed as probable for Week 2.
Fantasy Tip: Clay had a quiet performance Week 1 and will look to improve on his stats in Week 2. He costs $5,200 at FantasyScore, which may be too expensive for some owners. Clay could be considered as a risky flex option this week.
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:38:11 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 11.
Fantasy Tip: Clay had a disappointing Week 1 and looks to rebound against the Buffalo Bills. He was second on the team last week with six targets and is priced at $5,200 on FantasyScore.
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:33:47 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) was limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 10.
Fantasy Tip: Clay's injury wasn't believed to be a big factor in Week 1, but the New England Patriots limited him to just two catches and 27 yards on six targets. Clay, who will cost you $5,200 at FantasyScore, has a good chance to improve those numbers in Week 2 against the Buffalo Bills.
Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:18:39 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) practiced without limitations Thursday, Sept. 4.
Fantasy Tip: Clay is priced at $5,400 on FantasyScore this week and has been flying under the radar since last season.
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:37:23 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) was limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 3.
Fantasy Tip: Clay is expected to play in the team's Week 1 game, and should be considered a low-end TE1.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:33:59 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) is expected to play in the third preseason game after missing the first two preseason games because of a knee injury. Clay has participated in practice this week and appeared to be fine.
Fantasy Tip: Clay is coming off a solid 2013 season and should continue to be a key part in the passing game. He probably should be seen as a low-end starting tight end in most leagues.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:16:50 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) returned to practice Monday, Aug. 18.
Fantasy Tip: Clay flew under the radar last season and could be a TE1 again in 2014 under new offensive coordinator Bill Lazor.
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:47:03 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) did not play in the second preseason game because of a knee injury, but said he expects to be ready for the start of the regular season. He does not know if he will be able to participate in practice this upcoming week.
Fantasy Tip: Clay likely will have a solid role in the passing game if he is healthy this season. Clay could be considered a low-end No. 1 or solid No. 2 tight end in most leagues.
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 18:23:33 -0700
The Miami Dolphins have talked to the representatives of TE Charles Clay about a new contract but nothing has materialized at this point. Clay will become a free agent after the 2014 season.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:58:11 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) has been unable to practice this week due to a knee injury.
Fantasy Tip: The severity of Clay's injury is not known at this time. Last season he emerged as a useful fantasy option, and he will be a Top 15 option at his position again this season.
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 12:04:20 -0700
Miami Dolphins TEs Charles Clay (knee), Michael Egnew (head) and Gator Hoskins (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Aug. 6.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 05:24:45 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) is out of practice Monday, Aug. 4. He's likely to miss multiple days.
Fantasy Tip: Clay is a weak TE1 or a great TE2 in fantasy.
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 07:27:53 -0700
Updating a previous report, Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (knee) had a huge wrap on his right knee after leaving practice early Saturday, Aug. 2.
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 07:16:27 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (undisclosed) left practice early Saturday, Aug. 2.
Fri, 16 May 2014 17:05:34 -0700
The Miami Dolphins have told TE Charles Clay that they see him in their long-term plans but no contract extension talks have started at this point. Clay is entering the final year of his contract.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:55:26 -0700
The Miami Dolphins could consider talking with TE Charles Clay and DT Jared Odrick about contract extensions this offseason since they are entering the final years of their contracts.
Sat, 08 Feb 2014 08:19:42 -0800
The Miami Dolphins may look to sign TE Charles Clay to a contract extension this offseason, because he is entering the final year of his current contract.
Fri, 07 Feb 2014 16:51:21 -0800
The Miami Dolphins are not expected to re-signing impending free-agent TE Dustin Keller (knee) because of the injury he is coming back from and that TE Charles Clay played well as the starting tight end this season.
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 23:32:32 -0800
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay caught seven passes for 97 yards and two touchdowns in the team's 34-28 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, Dec. 8.
Mon, 30 Sep 2013 21:20:49 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay had six receptions for 42 yards and a touchdown in the Week 4 game against the New Orleans Saints Monday, Sept. 30.
Fantasy Tip: Clay has four or more receptions in each of his four games, and he has two touchdowns (one rushing, one receiving) over the past three games. He has emerged as a solid RB2/3 or flex play in fantasy leagues which reward points per reception (PPR).
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:19:50 -0700
The coaching staff of the Miami Dolphins is impressed with the progress of TE Charles Clay, who has 163 receiving yards through the first two games. "He's playing faster. His play speed is better," head coach Joe Philbin said Monday, Aug. 16. "He's a smart player."
Fantasy Tip: Clay is starting to draw the eye of fantasy owners, too, as he is 21st in the league in receiving yards - and fourth among players who do not play wide receiver. Still, he is a fringe fantasy player in leagues of 12 or fewer players until he can show this type of production on a longer-term basis.
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 17:14:05 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Michael Egnew saw his snaps on offense reduced to just nine in Week 2 against the Indianapolis Colts, as the emergence of TE Charles Clay as a receiver has hurt Egnew's playing time. In addition, TE Dion Sims saw 35 snaps, more than double his time from Week 1.
Sat, 14 Sep 2013 08:29:06 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay played 64 of the team's 70 offensive snaps Week 1, but offensive coordinator Mike Sherman said that is likely too many snaps for Clay to handle.
Fri, 23 Aug 2013 12:14:02 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay will get the opportunity to be the team's starting tight end in 2013. "You'd have to give the nod to Clay as the starter," Sherman said. "He'll play in a bunch of different packages. He'll play in the backfield as well as on the line of scrimmage. He'll play split out. He'll do a lot of different things for us, and he's more than capable."
Sun, 18 Aug 2013 15:23:18 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay could receive a bigger role on offense this season because he is similar to TE Dustin Keller (knee) in terms of being a seam threat.
Wed, 14 Aug 2013 17:33:49 -0700
The Miami Dolphins have used an empty backfield setup with five players lined up as receivers, including WRs Mike Wallace and Brian Hartline, RB Lamar Miller, TE Dustin Keller and either WR Brandon Gibson or TE Charles Clay. The team even practiced with that grouping in goal line situations. "That surprised me and I'm on the team," Wallace said. "If we can do that, we'll keep catching teams off guard and get a lot of mismatches we want."
Tue, 06 Aug 2013 17:25:40 -0700
Miami Dolphins FBs Jorvorskie Lane and Evan Rodriguez might not be kept, as TE Charles Clay has the versatility to play both fullback and tight end.
Sun, 21 Jul 2013 12:20:58 -0700
Miami Dolphins TEs Charles Clay and Dion Sims are working behind starter TE Dustin Keller. TE Michael Egnew opened camp working with the third- and fourth-team offenses.
Mon, 20 May 2013 11:43:05 -0700
Miami Dolphins RB Daniel Thomas (knee), TE Charles Clay (knee), OT Lance Louis (knee) and CB Richard Marshall (back) have received medical clearance to participate in organized team activities.
Mon, 07 Jan 2013 07:48:38 -0800
Miami Dolphins FB/TE Charles Clay (knee) had surgery to repair the torn ligament in his knee.
Tue, 18 Dec 2012 06:52:33 -0800
Miami Dolphins RB Charles Clay (knee) tore a ligament in his right knee and will undergo season-ending surgery in the coming days.
Fri, 07 Dec 2012 15:30:31 -0800
Miami Dolphins FB Jorvorskie Lane (knee), TE Anthony Fasano (hip), TE Charles Clay (ribs), LB Karlos Dansby (biceps), LB Koa Misi (finger), LB Austin Spitler (ankle) and P Brandon Fields (knees) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 7, and are listed as probable for Week 14.
Thu, 06 Dec 2012 17:59:08 -0800
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (ribs), CB Jimmy Wilson (hip) and P Brandon Fields (knees) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 6.
Wed, 05 Dec 2012 17:53:02 -0800
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (ribs) and P Brandon Fields (knees) were listed as limited participants in practice Wednesday, Dec. 5.
Wed, 28 Nov 2012 06:46:20 -0800
Miami Dolphins RB Charles Clay was on the field for 37 of the team's 60 offensive snaps in Week 12 - his highest participation percentage of the season. He responded by setting career highs with six catches for 84 yards and a touchdown.
Thu, 25 Oct 2012 10:22:51 -0700
Miami Dolphins offensive coordinator Mike Sherman said he believes TE Charles Clay can become a factor on offense during the second half of the season if he is able to improve his play.
Tue, 21 Aug 2012 12:14:17 -0700
Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin praised his tight end group Tuesday, Aug. 21, saying TE Anthony Fasano is solid and TE Charles Clay has quietly had a nice camp.
Sun, 15 Jul 2012 10:25:43 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay lined up at wide receiver and tight end during offseason workouts. The team believes Clay can become a dangerous weapon on offense this season.
Sun, 18 Sep 2011 12:31:01 -0700
The Miami Dolphins have declared RB Charles Clay, SS Chris X. Clemons, DL Ikaika Alama-Francis, WR Roberto Wallace, OG Ryan Cook, DL Tony McDaniel, TE Will Yeatman inactive for Week 2.
Fri, 16 Sep 2011 12:46:40 -0700
Miami Dolphins RB Charles Clay (hamstring) and LB Jason Taylor (ankle) practiced in full Friday, Sept. 16, and are probable for Week 2.
Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:53:12 -0700
Miami Dolphins RB Charles Clay (hamstring) and LB Jason Taylor (ankle) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 15.
Wed, 14 Sep 2011 15:12:09 -0700
Miami Dolphins FB Charles Clay (hamstring) practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 14.
Wed, 14 Sep 2011 11:03:13 -0700
Miami Dolphins RB Daniel Thomas (hamstring) and TE Charles Clay (hamstring) participated in practice Wednesday, Sept. 14, but it is not known if they were limited.
Mon, 12 Sep 2011 15:04:51 -0700
The Miami Dolphins have declared RB Charles Clay, RB Daniel Thomas, DL Ikaika Alama-Francis, WR Marlon Moore, OG Ryan Cook, DL Ryan Baker, TE Will Yeatman inactive for Week 1.
Sat, 10 Sep 2011 14:03:35 -0700
Miami Dolphins TE Charles Clay (hamstring) did not participate in practice Saturday, Sept. 10, and has been ruled out for Week 1.
Fri, 09 Sep 2011 15:49:50 -0700
Miami Dolphins RB Charles Clay (hamstring) did not take part in practice for a second consecutive day Friday, Sept. 9.
Thu, 08 Sep 2011 14:59:38 -0700
Miami Dolphins FB/TE Charles Clay (hamstring) missed practice Thursday, Sept. 8.
Sat, 27 Aug 2011 22:40:58 -0700
Miami Dolphins OT Allen Barbre, OG Garrett Chisholm and FB Charles Clay were each unable to play in the third preseason game Saturday, Aug. 27, against the Jacksonville Jaguars due to undisclosed injuries.