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defensive coordinator

Mike McDaniel has made his first significant decision as the new head coach of the Miami Dolphins.

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defensive coordinator

Boyer began his coaching career at Division III King's College in 2000 as a graduate assistant

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defensive coordinator

and then held the same role at Dayton in 2001, and Kent State in 2002 and 2003.

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defensive coordinator

Boyer then served as the defensive backs coach at Division II Bryant University in 2004

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defensive coordinator

The 45-year-old landed his first NFL gig with the New England Patriots in 2006 as a defensive assistant

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defensive coordinator

and stayed in that position through the 2008 campaign. Boyer then served as the Patriots defensive backs coach in 2009, 2010 and 2011

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defensive coordinator

before becoming their cornerbacks coach in 2012 and staying their until 2018.

Dolphins

defensive coordinator

In 2019, Boyer was the Dolphins defensive pass game coordinator/cornerbacks coach, before he was promoted to his current position in 2020.