Hunter Long
23-Year-Old Tight EndTE
2021 Fantasy Outlook
Tight ends are rarely productive as rookies, and Long may have little opportunity in 2021 behind clear No. 1 option Mike Gesicki. However, Gesicki and No. 2 option Durham Smythe are both entering the final year of their rookie deals. After impressing as a receiver at Boston College, Long could see significant future opportunity if Gesicki isn't signed long-term. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a four-year, $4.97 million contract with the Dolphins in July of 2021.
Inactive Week 2
TEMiami Dolphins
Coach's Decision
September 19, 2021
Long (coach's decision) is listed as inactive ahead of Sunday's matchup with the Bills.
Long is a healthy scratch Sunday after Adam Shaheen was activated from the COVID-19 list this week. The rookie registered 23 total snaps (18 offensive) during his first NFL action against the Patriots in Week 1.
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How often does Hunter Long run a route when on the field for a pass play?
This data will let you see how Hunter Long and the other tight ends for the Dolphins are being used. Some tight ends may have a lot of snaps, but they're not that useful for fantasy purposes because they're not actually running routes. This data will help you see when this is the case.
Hunter Long
5 routes   0 targets
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1 route   1 target
18 routes   9 targets
10 routes   2 targets
Receiving Alignment Breakdown
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This Week's Opposing Pass Defense
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2021 Hunter Long Split Stats
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Hunter Long's measurables compare to other tight ends?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
* All metrics are from his Pro Day (not the combine).
6' 5"
254 lbs
40-Yard Dash
4.65 sec
Shuttle Time
4.42 sec
Cone Drill
7.41 sec
Vertical Jump
32.5 in
Broad Jump
122 in
Hand Length
9.50 in
Arm Length
33.75 in
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50 days ago
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Looking healthy at practice
TEMiami Dolphins
August 19, 2021
Long (lower body) is participating in practice Thursday, Adam H. Beasley of the Miami Herald reports.
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Able to take some practice reps
TEMiami Dolphins
Lower Body
August 17, 2021
Long (lower body) is participating in some team drills Tuesday, Joe Schad of The Palm Beach Post reports.
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Out for Saturday
TEMiami Dolphins
Lower Body
August 14, 2021
Long (lower body) will not play Saturday against the Bears, David Furones of the Sun Sentinel reports.
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Considered day-to-day
TEMiami Dolphins
Lower Body
August 11, 2021
Dolphins head coach Brian Flores said Wednesday that Long (lower body) is day-to-day, Joe Schad of The Palm Beach Post reports.
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Avoids worst-case scenario
TEMiami Dolphins
Lower Body
August 10, 2021
Long (lower body) is not believed to have suffered a season-ending injury, Joe Schad of The Palm Beach Post reports.
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