Miami announces that Frank Bush has been hired as assistant head coach / linebackers coach
Along with special teams, Thomas has proven a valuable player on defense. He started 13 games at safety for the Dolphins in 2015 and then eight this past season, plus the playoff game at Pittsburgh.
The 13th overall selection in the 2016 NFL draft, Tunsil started 14 games for the Dolphins during the regular season.
Pro Bowl offensive lineman had signed a one-year contract with the Dolphins, which included a move from left tackle, the position he had played his entire career, to right guard to fill a void on Miami’s offensive line.
The Pro Bowl safety’s season officially ended Oct. 19 when he was put on IR because of a shoulder injury, but he was always out at practice and making sure guys were competing and giving it everything they had.