A profile of new Dolphins offensive coordinator Norv Turner:

Full name: Norval Eugene Turner

Born: May 17, 1952

Birthplace: LeJeune, N.C.

Family: Wife, Nancy; and three children, Scott, 19, Stephanie, 17, Drew, 12

College: Oregon

Playing highlights: Was a three-year letterman as a quarterback at Oregon (1972-74), spending two seasons behind future NFL Hall of Famer Dan Fouts

Coaching history: 1975 - University of Oregon (graduate assistant); 1976-84 - USC (receivers coach, 1976-79; defensive backs coach, 1980; quarterbacks coach, 1981-83; offensive coordinator, 1984); 1985-90 - Los Angeles Rams (receivers coach, 1985-86; receivers and tight ends coach, 1987-90); 1991-93 - Dallas Cowboys (offensive coordinator); 1994-2000 - Washington Redskins (head coach); 2001 - San Diego Chargers (offensive coordinator)

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