Adam Gase

Adam Gase
Miami Dolphins
Position: Head coach
Personal information
Date of birth: (1978-03-29) March 29, 1978
Place of birth: Ypsilanti, Michigan
Career information
High school: Marshall (MI)
College: Michigan State
Career history
As coach:
Career highlights and awards
  • AFC champion (2013)
  • 4x AFC West champion (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
  • NFL Post-Season Appearances (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Head coaching record
Regular season: 7–4 (.636)
Postseason: 0–0 (–)
Career: 7–4 (.636)
Coaching stats at PFR

Adam Gase (born March 29, 1978) is an American football coach who is the head coach of the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League (NFL). Gase has also coached for the LSU Tigers, Detroit Lions, San Francisco 49ers, Denver Broncos and Chicago Bears. Gase is the youngest head coach in the NFL.

Coaching career

Chicago Bears

After the Chicago Bears hired John Fox as their new head coach, Gase came over to the team to be Fox's offensive coordinator again.[1] In Gase's only season as Bears OC, the team finished 18th in total offense, while also recording 5,514 total net yards[2] and 344.6 per game.[3]

Miami Dolphins

The Miami Dolphins announced that Gase would be their head coach on January 9, 2016.[4]


Gase is married to the daughter of New Orleans Saints linebackers coach Joe Vitt.[5]

Head coaching record

Team Year Regular season Post season
Won Lost Ties Win % Finish Won Lost Win % Result
MIA 2016 7 4 0 .636 AFC East
MIA Total 7 4 0 .636
Total 7 4 0 .636 0 0 .000


  1. Biggs, Brad (July 28, 2015). "Bears offensive coordinator Adam Gase a coaching wunderkind". Retrieved January 9, 2016.
  2. Poupart, Alain (January 11, 2016). "INSIDE THE NUMBERS: Adam Gase". Miami Dolphins. Retrieved January 11, 2016.
  3. Mayer, Larry (January 22, 2016). "Bears offense in NFL Rankings". Chicago Bears. Retrieved January 23, 2016.
  4. Sessler, Marc (January 9, 2016). "Miami Dolphins hire Adam Gase as new head coach". Retrieved January 9, 2016.
  5. Broncos-Saints a family matter for Joe Vitt and Adam Gase

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