Seattle Seahawks quarterbacks coach Jedd Fisch has been hired as
offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for the Miami
Fisch will remain with the Seahawks for the remainder of their
playoff run. At Miami, he'll replace Mark Whipple, who spent two
seasons with the Hurricanes and wasn't retained by new coach Al
Fisch is a University of Florida graduate who spent nine of the
past 10 years working in the NFL, including this season in Seattle.
He has also worked in Houston, Baltimore and Denver, plus spent a
season as offensive coordinator at the University of Minnesota.
Golden targeted an offensive coordinator with NFL ties.
"It became abundantly clear that coach Fisch wanted to be back
in college, and more important, he had a passion to be at the
University of Miami," Golden said in a statement. "His
credentials and skills are the right match for the pro-style
offense we will run. Jedd has learned from the best coaches in the
game, both professionally and on the college level, and he has
taken those experiences to develop his own unique approach."