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List of Miami Dolphins head coaches

The Dolphins have played their home games in Sun Life Stadium since 1987.

The Miami Dolphins are a professional American football franchise based in Miami Gardens, Florida. They are members of the East Division of the American Football Conference (AFC) in the National Football League (NFL). The Dolphins began play in 1966 as an expansion team in the American Football League (AFL), and joined the NFL as part of the AFL–NFL merger. The team has played their home games at Dolphin Stadium, originally known as Joe Robbie Stadium, since 1987.[1] The Dolphins is currently owned by Stephen M. Ross, and Dennis Hickey is their general manager.[2]

There have been ten

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  • a Wannstedt was fired nine games into the 2004 season. Bates served as interim head coach for the remaining seven games.
  • b Sparano was fired thirteen games into the 2011 season. Bowles served as interim head coach for the remaining three games.
  • c Philbin was fired four games into the 2015 season. Campbell has been announced as the interim head coach for the remaining twelve games.
  1. ^ A running total of the number of coaches of the Dolphins. Thus, any coach who has two or more separate terms as head coach is only counted once.
  2. ^ Each year is linked to an article about that particular NFL season.

Notes

# Name Term[N 2] Regular season Playoffs Awards
Titles
Ref.
GC W L T Win% GC W L
1 George Wilson 19661969 56 15 39 2 .278 [3]
2 Don Shula 19701995 347 257 133 2 .659 31 17 14 2 Super Bowl championships (1972, 1973)
5 AFC championships (1971, 1972, 1973, 1982, 1984)
1970, 1972 UPI NFL Coach of the Year
11 AFC East Division Champion (1971–1974, 1979, 1981–1985, 1992,1994)
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3 Jimmy Johnson 19961999 64 36 28 0 .563 5 2 3 [8]
4 Dave Wannstedt 20002004 73 42 31 0 .575 3 1 2 1 AFC East Division Champion (2000) [9]
5 Jim Bates*[a] 2004 7 3 4 0 .429 [10]
6 Nick Saban* 20052006 32 15 17 0 .469 [11]
7 Cam Cameron* 2007 16 1 15 0 .063 [12]
8 Tony Sparano 20082011[3] 61 29 32 0 .475 1 0 1 1 AFC East Division Champion (2008) [13]
9 Todd Bowles[b] 2011 3 2 1 0 .667 [14]
10 Joe Philbin* 20122015 52 24 28 0 .462 [15]
11 Dan Campbell*[c] 2015–present 3 2 1 0 .667 [16]

Note: Statistics are correct through October 29, 2015.

Tony Sparano set NFL record for best 1 season turnaround.
Don Shula on USO tour. He holds NFL record for wins.

Coaches

# Number of coaches[N 1]
GC Games coached
W Wins
L Losses
T Ties
Win% Winning percentage
00 Elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a coach
00 Elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a player
00* Spent entire NFL head coaching career with the Dolphins

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Contents

  • Key 1
  • Coaches 2
  • Notes 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

[6] dismissal.Joe Philbin's is the franchise's current interim head coach, having assumed the role following Dan Campbell [5] as a coach.Pro Football Hall of Fame Shula is also the only Dolphins coach to have been elected into the [4] twice during his tenure with the Dolphins.NFL Coach of the Year (UPI) United Press International with the team, winning two. He was named the Super Bowl, who coached the Dolphins for 26 consecutive seasons, is the franchise's all-time leader for the most regular-season games coached (392), the most regular-season game wins (257), the most playoff games coached (31), and the most playoff-game wins (17). Shula is also the only Dolphins head coach to win a Don Shula [3]

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