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Michael William Gesicki is a tight end for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League. Gesicki currently holds the record for most receptions by a tight end in the annals of Penn State football history. In the 2018 National Football League Draft, the Miami Dolphins selected him in the second round of the draft.

Gesicki, who was born and raised in the Manahawkin section of Stafford Township, New Jersey, graduated from Southern Regional High School in 2014, where he established new records for the school in the categories of basketball scoring (1,866 points), football catches (103) and receiving yards (1,817), and volleyball blocks (519).

Gesicki received his high school education at Southern Regional High School in Stafford Township, New Jersey.  While there, he participated in the sports of football, basketball, and volleyball. Gesicki finished his career as the Rams’ all-time leading receiver with 1,817 yards on 103 receptions and 16 touchdown catches.

Mike Gesicki College Career

From 2014 until 2017, Gesicki attended Penn State, where he played collegiate football for the Penn State Nittany Lions. In July of 2017, Gesicki was shortlisted for the John Mackey Award, which is given to the College Football player regarded as being the nation’s best tight end.

Gesicki was chosen by the Miami Dolphins with the 42nd overall choice in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft. Gesicki was selected as the second tight end overall in the 2018 draft.

Is Gesicki a Polish name?

Gesicki is a Polish family name, and there is a possibility that it is connected to the coat of arms of the Korwin, Suchekomnaty Ślepowron family.