Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 1/20/12
The Miami Dolphins have hired Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator Joe Philbin as their new head coach, FOXSports.com has learned. Philbin, who helped guide the Packers to a 15-1 regular-season record and an NFC North title, will become the 10th coach in Dolphins history. The development comes a week after the body of Philbin's 21-year-old son was found in a Wisconsin river. The Dolphins' first choice for head coach apparently was Jeff Fisher, who became the coach of the Rams last week. The Dolphins are coming off a 6-10 season. MORE TO COME ...
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