Clay hauled in four of the six passes thrown his way for 43 yards, good for second on the team. He added one carry, but was stuffed at the line of scrimmage on a fourth-and-short attempt.
Clay enjoyed a nice breakout season in 2013, finishing with 69 receptions for 763 yards and six touchdowns. He had just 445 yards in two previous seasons.
The Jets have been middle of the pack when it comes to defensive tight ends this season, but Clay had little trouble with their defense in an earlier matchup. Clay torched the Jets for 80 yards on seven receptions in a Week 13 win, one of his best games of the season.
Clay has been a consistent play maker for the Dolphins this year, and his previous success against the Jets makes him a solid play for Week 17.
The Dolphins offense struggled to get much going overall in the shutout, and Clay was the victim of a poor performance from his passing game. He Clay hauled in four receptions for 32 yards, while being targeted seven times.
Clay has just five receptions over the last two games, but still enters Week 17 against the Jets with solid numbers across the board. He has 65 receptions for 716 yards and six touchdowns, as well as one on the ground.
Clay had just one reception for 7 yards when Miami lost to the Bills in Week 7, but he made it count, at least, scoring his third touchdown of the season. He has six overall on the season, and will be looking to add to that total, against a Bills' defense that has failed to cover tight ends well recently.
Of the eight touchdowns tight ends have scored against the Bills this season, four have come over the last four games. That bodes well for Clay, who has emerged as one of Ryan Tannehill's favorite targets. Each of our three Fantasy experts has Clay among the top-10 for tight ends, so consider him a solid option for Week 16.
Clay, who had 14 receptions for 177 yards and two touchdowns in his previous two games, was barely involved Sunday. He was targeted a season-low two times in the passing game, hauling in one for 6 yards in a 24-20 win.
Clay is still enjoying the finest season of his career, despite Sunday's poor showing. He enters Week 16 against the Bills with 61 receptions for 684 yards and six touchdowns.
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