A few weeks ago when he and his family took some vacation time before the start of training camp, Adam Gase flew out of Fort Lauderdale’s airport. And, like the rest of us, he went to a ticket counter, then through a security line and eventually loitered at the gate waiting for his flight.
And at a busy airport a few miles from Hard Rock Stadium, where Gase guided his team to its first playoff season since 2008, no one recognized the Miami Dolphins head coach.
Surprised? Gase wasn’t.
Earlier this offseason he and his wife Jennifer were shopping at a local Wal-Mart. (Can you imagine Don Shula or Bill Belichick shopping at Wal-Mart?)
Anyway, Gase was wearing a Dolphins T-shirt. He might as well have been wearing a glowing neon sign that read “I’m the Miami Dolphins’ coach.”
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