Shaun Gayle, vincitore con i Chicago Bears del Super Bowl XX nel 1985. Proveniente dalla Ohio State University e scelto dalla NFL al decimo round del draft 1984, ha giocato cornerback/safety con i Chicago Bears dal 1984 al 1994 concludendo la sua carriera nel 1995 con i San Diego Chargers. Detiene il record per il più breve ritorno di punt (5 yds) in TD della storia NFL (video sotto).
Oggi lavora come commentatore televisivo e analista delle partite NFL sul canale sportivo SKY Sport UK. E’ stato selezionato al Probowl del 1991.
Shaun Lanard Gayle (born March 8, 1962) is a former cornerback / safety in the NFL. He played twelve seasons, eleven for the Chicago Bears (1984–1994), and one for the San Diego Chargers (1995). He was a member of the Bears squad that won Superbowl XX in 1985. He was also a member of the “Shuffling Crew” in the video The Super Bowl Shuffle. Gayle attended Ohio State University.
Gayle owns the distinction of returning the shortest punt for a touchdown in NFL history (see below video) , when he returned a punt five yards for a touchdown against the New York Giants in the Bears 1985 divisional playoff victory. He is now appearing at the Chicago Bears Fan Convention. He currently works as a guest NFL analyst for Sky Sports in the United Kingdom. Selected for Probowl in 1991.