Does Mike McDaniel Have A Brother? Miami Dolphins Coach Parents And Family

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There is a rising question regarding Miami Dolphins coach Mike McDaniel brother. Mike is the only child of his parents with no siblings. 

American football coach, Mike McDaniel, is the current head coach for the Miami Dolphins of the NFL. Previously, McDaniel worked for several top-level NFL teams as an assistant coach. He first began his coaching career as an intern for the Denver Broncos in 2005.

The influential coach has had an intriguing path to get where he is today. Throughout his career, he coached various teams- Houston Texans, Washington Redskins, Cleveland Browns, Atlanta Falcons, and San Francisco 48ers.

Head Coach Mike McDaniel
Dolphins Head Coach Mike McDaniel (Source: Sky Sports)

Moreover, he has appeared in two Super Bowls, one with the Falcons in 2017 and the other with the 49ers in 2020.

After serving years as an assistant coach, Miami Dolphins hired him as the 14th head coach in February 2022. He achieved his first victory as a head coach after the team won the match against the New England Patriots. Likewise, under his coaching, the Dolphins have won several games. 

Mike McDaniel Brother

The head coach Mike Mc Daniel does not have a brother or any siblings. He is the only child of his parents.

McDaniel was born on March 6, 1983, to his mother, Donna McDaniel, and his father in Aurora, Colorado. Sadly, he lost his father in a car crash when he was four-year-old. So, he did not get a fulfilling chance to know and love his father.

Mike McDaniel With His Mother And Daughter
Mike McDaniel With His Mother And Daughter (Source: The Villages Daily Sun)

After his father’s death, his mother raised him as a single parent. His mother, Donna, struggled to make ends meet and worked in multiple stores. She worked at Monfort Beef in Greeley and at a meat delivery company.

As his mother was the only one working and raising him, McDaniel faced a lot of hardship during his early days. However, he continued to grind and worked hard every time to provide a better future for himself and his mother.

He feels that the success he has achieved today is the result of his mother’s efforts. Mike McDaniel considers his mother as his sole inspiration and supporter. 

Mike McDaniel Wife

Family man Mike McDaniel exchanged vows with his beautiful wife, Katie Hemstalk, in June 2014.

According to various sources, the couple tied the knot around their close friend and family in Ashburn, Virginia. They have not revealed much regarding their personal life and maintained a low-key profile.

Mike McDaniel With His Wife Katie Hemstalk And His Daughter
Mike McDaniel With His Wife Katie Hemstalk And Their Daughter (Source: Yebscore)

Katie was born in 1983 in Oroville, California, to Winston and Kristy Hemstalk. She is a licensed esthetician and a cosmetologist by profession. Further details regarding her are yet to be out.

Mike and Katie have one child together. Their daughter, Alya June, was born in 2020. They are sometimes spotted in public together. 

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