MIAMI (BVM) – The Miami Dolphins and defensive coordinator Vic Fangio mutually agreed to part ways Wednesday. Fangio did well in his first season leading the Dolphins defense, helping Miami rank seventh in passing defense, No. 10 in total defense and No. 15 in passing defense, though they did rank a low No. 22 in scoring defense, showing weakness.
The Dolphins and DC Vic Fangio have mutually agreed to part ways. pic.twitter.com/T3bJy8nMC1
— Miami Dolphins (@MiamiDolphins) January 24, 2024
The Dolphins have many noteworthy players on their defense including Pro Bowler Jalen Ramsey, Xavien Howard, Bradley Chubb and Jevon Holland just to name a few. With one of the more explosive offenses to keep pressure off of the defense as well, the Miami opening will appeal to many defensive minds across the league. With that in mind, here are five Dolphins defensive coordinator candidates.