"They want to use me in a lot of different positions, moving around a bit, which is something I feel very comfortable doing. Dating back all the way to high school, playing running back and getting to college and playing so many different positions and then coming here to Miami and playing a lot. It’s something I feel very comfortable doing so whatever they ask me to do, I’m willing to do it, I’m going to work at it and try to master it. I’m excited. I can’t wait."
Clay signed a five-year, $38 million contract with Buffalo after spending his first four seasons with the Dolphins.
The Dolphins will not match the
Clay will sign the five-year, $38 million contract with the Bills.
Clay spent all four of his NFL seasons with the Dolphins where he tallied 14 touchdowns, 161 receptions and 1,809 yards.
After being tagged as a transition player by the
If signed by the Bills, the Dolphins will not receive any compensation.
Buffalo is still analyzing its salary cap situation and structuring an offer that will be difficult for Miami to match, but a source close to the situation told Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News that Rex Ryan is pushing for Clay's signing.
The source put the Bills' chances of landing Clay at 90 percent.
Clay is a free agent, and the Dolphins used the transition tag on him. The Bills are believed to be preparing to sign him to an offers sheet. Rapoport reports that the Dolphins would be in better shape, under the salary cap, if they can sign and trade him.
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