Dolphins name Los Angeles Chargers’ assistant Frank Smith as offensive coordinator per league source

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MIAMI – Mike McDaniel has made a key hire.

According to a league source, the Dolphins are hiring Chargers assistant coach Frank Smith as offensive coordinator.

McDaniel made it clear during his introductory news conference that he was going to call the plays himself.

Smith was the Chargers run game coordinator and offensive line coach.

Smith also worked as an assistant for the Raiders from 2018-2020.

He also worked with the Bears and Saints.

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David Lang is executive producer of the Local 10 sports department.