Dana Bible will be entering his seventh season as offensive coordinator/quarterbacks and wide receivers coach at Boston College.
Bible has coached in nine collegiate bowl games, including the 2004 Continental Tire Bowl, the 2003 Diamond Walnut San Francisco Bowl, the 2002 Motor City Bowl, the 2001 Music City Bowl, the 2000 Aloha Bowl and the 1999 Insight.com Bowl with BC, the 1996 Sun Bowl and the 1995 Liberty Bowl with Stanford and the 1986 Holiday Bowl with San Diego State.
In 2000, Bible was nominated for the Frank Broyles Award, given to the top assistant coach in the country.
Bible came to BC after a year as the offensive coordinator for the Philadelphia Eagles. He served as offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach at Stanford University from 1995-97. While he was at Stanford, the Cardinal finished third in the Pac-10 and defeated Michigan State in the Sun Bowl (1996). He was offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach at the University of Cincinnati in 1994. From 1990-92, he was quarterbacks coach for the Cincinnati Bengals, who won the AFC Central Division championship and advanced to the playoffs (1990).
Bible also served as offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach at Miami University (1989); offensive coordinator/quarterbacks/wide receivers coach at San Diego State (1986-88), passing game coordinator/quarterbacks/receivers coach at North Carolina State (1983-85); wide receivers coach at Miami University (1981), and quarterbacks coach and graduate assistant at the University of Cincinnati (1976-80).
Bible has coached numerous players who have gone on to play professional football, including Brian St. Pierre (Pittsburgh Steelers); Chad Hutchinson (Chicago Bears); Tim Hasselbeck (New York Giants); Erik Kramer (Chicago Bears); Haywood Jeffries (Houston Oilers); Todd Husak (New York Jets); Dan McGwire (Seattle Seahawks); Patrick Rowe (Cleveland Browns); Naz Worthen (Kansas City Chiefs); Alfred Jenkins (Baltimore Ravens); Danny Peebles (Cleveland Browns); Danny Barrett (British Columbia Lions) and Ray Rowe (Washington Redskins). In 2005, quarterback Paul Peterson signed as a free agent with the Ottawa Renegades of the Canadian Football League and wide receiver Grant Adams signed a free agent contract with the Philadelphia Eagles.
Bible is a 1976 graduate of the University of Cincinnati, where he lettered and started three years as a cornerback. He received an MBA from UC in 1982. He was the leading scorer in the Greater Cincinnati League at St. Xavier High School as a running back and also served as team captain.
Bible and his wife, Nancy, have two children, Adele and Logan.
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Came to Boston College from: Philadelphia Eagles
Bowl Games as a Coach
Professional Players Coached