Shaun Gayle – born 8 March 1962 – is a former American football 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 Super Bowl 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, 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, and currently works as a guest NFL analyst for Sky Sports.