Dolphins to host Don Shula celebration of life
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Miami Dolphins will host a celebration of life for legendary coach Don Shula.
This would be the first public ceremony honoring Shula since his passing on Could 4, 2020 on the age of 90.
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The Don Shula Celebration of Life might be held Saturday, October 2nd, at Arduous Rock Stadium.
The occasion is free and open to the general public with attending followers receiving a particular commemorative Don Shula 347 patch. Registration is now open at miamidolphins.com/donshula.
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The occasion will function remarks from the Shula household with panel discussions from a number of Dolphins alumni together with Bob Baumhower, Kim Bokamper, Larry Csonka, Bob Griese, Larry Little, Dan Marino, John Offerdahl, Joe Rose, and Dwight Stephenson.
Shula is the winningest coach in Nationwide Soccer League historical past. Shula’s file as head coach of the Dolphins (1970-95) and earlier than that as head coach of the Colts (1963-69) is unmatched. He had a profession file of 347-173-6 (.665), together with an everyday season mark of 328-156-6 (.676), and his 347 victories are probably the most by any coach within the historical past of the NFL.
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Shula received Tremendous Bowl titles in 1972 and 1973 and is certainly one of solely six coaches in NFL historical past to win consecutive Tremendous Bowls. His 1972 staff went 17-0, recording the one undefeated season in NFL annals.