Josh Boyer (born January 21, 1977) is an American football coach in the National Football League, currently serving as cornerbacks coach for the Miami Dolphins. After graduating from Muskingum College, where he played football as a wide receiver and defensive back, he began his coaching career in 2000 as a graduate assistant at King's College, Pennsylvania, and then served in the same capacity at the University of Dayton in 2001 and Kent State University in 2002 and 2003. In 2004, Boyer served as the defensive backs coach at Bryant University. He then served as the defensive coordinator at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in 2005 before joining the New England Patriots in 2006 as a defensive coaching assistant. He was promoted to defensive backs coach following the 2008 season. In 2012, his title was changed to cornerbacks coach. Boyer has won three Super Bowls with the Patriots.
|Position:||Defensive pass game coordinator/cornerbacks|
|Born:||January 27, 1977|
|High school:||Heath High School|
|Career highlights and awards|
On February 8, 2019, the Miami Dolphins announced Boyer as their new cornerbacks coach. Boyer moved with former New England linebackers coach and new Dolphins head coach Brian Flores from the Patriots, as well as former former wide receivers coach (now offensive coordinator) Chad O'Shea.
Notes and referencesEdit
- "Patriots face Browns in Sunday afternoon matchup". New England Patriots. October 4, 2007. Archived from the original on February 1, 2013. Retrieved November 25, 2007.
- Nogle, Kevin (February 8, 2019). "Dolphins announce Brian Flores coaching staff". The Phinsider. Retrieved February 8, 2019.
- McKenna, Henry (February 8, 2019). "Patriots losing CB coach Josh Boyer to Brian Flores' Dolphins". USA Today. Retrieved February 8, 2019.