Eagles hire Todd Bowles to coach secondary

Former Dolphins interim coach Todd Bowles has been hired to

coach the Philadelphia Eagles’ secondary.

Bowles, a 12-year NFL coaching veteran, was 2-1 as Miami’s head

coach after Tony Sparano was fired. He replaces Johnny Lynn in

Philadelphia. The move was announced Monday.

Bowles previously served as the Dolphins assistant head

coach/secondary for three seasons (2008-11). Bowles has also

coached for Dallas, Cleveland and the New York Jets. Bowles was a

defensive back at Temple and played eight seasons in the NFL with

Washington and San Francisco.