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Miami Dolphins AFC East
 
Melvin Ingram • #6 • LB
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'1", 265 lbs.
Born:Apr 26, 1989 (33 yrs) in Hamlet, NC
Hometown:Rockingham, NC
College:South Carolina
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by San Diego in 2012 (1/18).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2022.
2022 Season Stats
G GS Solo Ast Sck SckYds Int IntYds IntTD FR TD
YTD 11 3 12 5 4 24 0 0 0 2 1
On Pace 10 3 11 5 4 22 0 0 0 2 0
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Scouting Report
A fantastic athlete who also brings uncommon focus and intensity. Is a regular threat to make plays all over the field. He's a terror off the edge, yet also has the fluid footwork and quickness to drop back and cover tight ends (and shows great hands for interceptions). Not as efficient against the run as he is against the pass. Doesn't have ideal size of a pass-rushing end; may be a better fit at linebacker. Needs to do a better effort as a chaser in pursuit. A multi-purpose defender who needs to find his niche.
Long Range Potential: Starting outside linebacker / defensive end, with star tools.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NFL Named to play in Pro Bowl 2019, 2018
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