1970 Miami Dolphins (NFL) 2nd place AFC Eastern Division 10-4-0 .714
Head Coach: Don Shula
Defense/Linebackers: Bill Arnsparger
Offensive Line: Monte Clark
Backfield: Tom Keane
Defensive Line: Mike Scarry
Offense/Receivers: Howard Schnellenberger
Offensive Backs: Carl Taseff
Day Date Opponent Score Location Stadium Attendance Notes
Sat 8/08/1970 N Pittsburgh Steelers 16-10 W Jacksonville, FL Gator Bowl 11800
Sat 8/15/1970 H Cincinnati Bengals 20-10 W Miami, FL Orange Bowl 56739
Sat 8/22/1970 H San Francisco 49ers 17-7 W Miami, FL Orange Bowl 52812
Sat 8/29/1970 H Baltimore Colts 20-13 W Miami, FL Orange Bowl 73533
Sat 9/05/1970 N Washington Redskins 21-26 L Tampa, FL Tampa Stadium 32601
Sat 9/12/1970 H Atlanta Falcons 17-20 L Miami, FL Orange Bowl 50259
Sun 9/20/1970 A Boston Patriots 14-27 L Cambridge, MA Harvard Stadium 32607
Sun 9/27/1970 A Houston Oilers 20-10 W Houston, TX Astrodome 39840
Sat 10/03/1970 H Oakland Raiders 20-13 W Miami, FL Orange Bowl 57140
Sat 10/10/1970 A New York Jets 20-6 W New York, NY Shea Stadium 62712
Sun 10/18/1970 A Buffalo Bills 33-14 W Buffalo, NY War Memorial Stadium 41312
Sun 10/25/1970 H Cleveland Browns 0-28 L Miami, FL Orange Bowl 75313
Sun 11/01/1970 A Baltimore Colts 0-35 L Baltimore, MD Memorial Stadium 60240
Sun 11/08/1970 A Philadelphia Eagles 17-24 L Philadelphia, PA Franklin Field 58171
Sun 11/15/1970 H New Orleans Saints 21-10 W Miami, FL Orange Bowl 42866
Sun 11/22/1970 H Baltimore Colts 34-17 W Miami, FL Orange Bowl 67699
Mon 11/30/1970 A Atlanta Falcons 20-7 W Atlanta, GA Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium 54036
Sun 12/06/1970 H Boston Patriots 37-20 W Miami, FL Orange Bowl 51032
Sun 12/13/1970 H New York Jets 16-10 W Miami, FL Orange Bowl 75099
Sun 12/20/1970 H Buffalo Bills 45-7 W Miami, FL Orange Bowl 70990
Sun 12/27/1970 A Oakland Raiders 14-21 L Oakland, CA Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum 54401 AFC Divisional Playoff

Non-league game. Playoff game.

A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
Roster Key
No. Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Age College GP GS
40 Dick Anderson LS 6'2 198 24 Colorado 14 13
44 Dean Brown S 5'10 170 26 Fort Valley State 5
85 Nick Buoniconti MLB 5'11 220 30 Notre Dame 14 14
71 Frank Cornish LDT 6'6 285 26 Grambling State 12
77 Doug Crusan LOT 6'5 253 24 Indiana 14 14
39 Larry Csonka RB 6'3 238 24 Syracuse 14 14
54 Ted Davis LB 6'1 230 28 Georgia Tech 14 6
61 Bob DeMarco C 6'3 243 32 Indiana; Dayton 11 11
73 Norm Evans ROT 6'5 248 28 Texas Christian 14 14
75 Manny Fernandez LDT 6'2 250 24 Chabot JC; Utah 13 12
80 Marv Fleming TE 6'4 233 28 Utah 14 14
25 Tim Foley DB 6'0 194 22 Purdue 14
32 Hubie Ginn RB 5'11 187 23 Florida A&M 12
12 Bob Griese QB 6'1 190 25 Purdue 14 14
72 Bob Heinz DT 6'6 268 23 San Joaquin Delta JC; Pacific 14
45 Curtis Johnson LCB 6'2 196 22 Toledo 14 14
21 Jim Kiick RB 5'11 215 24 Wyoming 14 14
57 Mike Kolen RLB 6'2 220 22 Auburn 14 14
15 Karl Kremser K 6'0 180 25 Army*; Tennessee 1 0
67 Bob Kuechenberg LOG 6'3 253 23 Notre Dame 14 5
62 Jim Langer OG 6'2 251 22 South Dakota State 6
66 Larry Little ROG 6'1 266 25 Bethune-Cookman 14 14
88 Jim Mandich TE 6'2 214 22 Michigan 14
60 Carl Mauck C 6'3 245 23 Southern Illinois 3
53 Norm McBride DE 6'3 240 23 East Los Angeles JC; Utah 2
35 Stan Mitchell RB 6'2 220 26 Tennessee 14
79 Wayne Moore OT 6'6 265 25 Lamar* 14
22 Mercury Morris RB 5'10 190 23 West Texas A&M 12
26 Lloyd Mumphord RCB 5'11 179 24 Texas Southern 14 14
89 Karl Noonan WR 6'3 193 26 Iowa 14
50 Dick Palmer LB 6'2 229 23 Kentucky 9
48 Bob Petrella S 6'0 186 26 Tennessee 14
56 Jesse Powell LB 6'1 214 23 West Texas A&M 11
31 Barry Pryor RB 6'1 215 24 Boston University 2
74 John Richardson RDT 6'2 254 25 UCLA 14 14
87 Willie Richardson WR 6'2 198 31 Jackson State 14
70 Jim Riley LDE 6'4 252 25 Oklahoma 14 14
13 Jake Scott RS 6'0 188 25 Georgia 14 13
20 Larry Seiple P 6'0 213 25 Kentucky 14
84 Bill Stanfill RDE 6'5 251 23 Georgia 14 14
5 John Stofa QB 6'3 210 28 Buffalo 8
59 Doug Swift LLB 6'3 228 22 Amherst 14 8
81 Howard Twilley WR 5'10 183 27 Tulsa 14 13
42 Paul Warfield WR 6'0 188 28 Ohio State 11 11
51 Ed Weisacosky LB 6'0 228 26 Miami (Florida) 3
78 Maxie Williams LOG 6'4 247 30 Southeastern Louisiana 13 9
1 Garo Yepremian K 5'8 172 26 none 13 0
Stat Key
TEAM STATS TOP 1st 2nd 3rd 4th OT 1stDowns Rush Pass Pen 3rdDown Att Pct 4thDown Att Pct PEN YDS
Team Totals 82 84 45 86 228 106 100 22 77 834
Opponents Totals 35 85 45 63 226 82 128 16 68 704
SCORING TD X1 X1A PCT X2 X2A FG FGA PCT SAF PTS
Garo Yepremian 0 31 31 100.0 22 29 75.9 0 97
Larry Csonka 6 0 0 0 0 0 36
Jim Kiick 6 0 0 0 0 0 36
Paul Warfield 6 0 0 0 0 0 36
Howard Twilley 5 0 0 0 0 0 30
Bob Griese 2 0 0 0 0 0 12
Lloyd Mumphord 2 0 0 0 0 0 12
Jim Mandich 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Stan Mitchell 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Mercury Morris 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Karl Noonan 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Willie Richardson 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Jake Scott 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Karl Kremser 0 2 2 100.0 0 1 0.0 0 2
Team Totals 33 33 33 100.0 22 30 73.3 0 297
Opponents Totals 28 27 28 96.4 11 22 50.0 0 228
RUSHING ATT YDS AVG LG TD
Larry Csonka 193 874 4.5 53 6
Jim Kiick 191 658 3.4 56 6
Mercury Morris 60 409 6.8 40 0
Bob Griese 26 89 3.4 16 2
Stan Mitchell 8 23 2.9 9 0
Larry Seiple 2 21 10.5 24 0
Paul Warfield 2 13 6.5 16 0
John Stofa 2 5 2.5 4 0
Barry Pryor 2 0 0.0 5 0
Hubie Ginn 5 -1 -0.2 8 0
Karl Noonan 1 -9 -9.0 -9 0
Team Totals 492 2082 4.2 56 14
Opponents Totals 387 1453 3.8 26 8
PASSING ATT COM PCT YDS Y/ATT Y/COM LG TD TD% INT INT% TS YL RTG
Bob Griese 245 142 58.0 2019 8.2 14.2 54 12 4.9 17 6.9 31 282 72.1
John Stofa 53 16 30.2 240 4.5 15.0 52t 3 5.7 2 3.8 5 45 49.3
Jim Kiick 1 1 100.0 25 25.0 25.0 25 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 118.8
Team Totals 299 159 53.2 2284 7.6 14.4 54 15 5.0 19 6.4 36 327 68.5
Opponents Totals 403 234 58.1 2708 6.7 11.6 46 17 4.2 23 5.7 18 157 68.8
RECEIVING TAR REC PCT YDS AVG LG TD
Jim Kiick 42 497 11.8 47 0
Paul Warfield 28 703 25.1 54 6
Howard Twilley 22 281 12.8 23t 5
Marv Fleming 18 205 11.4 36 0
Mercury Morris 12 149 12.4 50 0
Larry Csonka 11 94 8.5 54 0
Karl Noonan 10 186 18.6 51t 1
Willie Richardson 7 67 9.6 27 1
Stan Mitchell 6 85 14.2 36t 1
Larry Seiple 2 14 7.0 7 0
Jim Mandich 1 3 3.0 3t 1
Team Totals 159 2284 14.4 54 15
Opponents Totals 234 2708 11.6 46 17
INTERCEPTIONS INT YDS AVG LG TD
Dick Anderson 8 191 23.9 86 0
Jake Scott 5 112 22.4 47 0
Lloyd Mumphord 5 35 7.0 32t 1
Curtis Johnson 3 29 9.7 21 0
Dean Brown 1 32 32.0 32 0
Ted Davis 1 15 15.0 15 0
Team Totals 23 414 18.0 86 1
Opponents Totals 19 258 13.6 56t 1
PUNTING NO YDS AVG LG BL TB I20 RYDS NYDS NET
Larry Seiple 58 2392 41.2 67 0 241
Team Totals 58 2392 41.2 67 0 241
Opponents Totals 63 2624 41.7 62 0 295
PUNT RETURNS NO FC YDS AVG LG TD
Jake Scott 27 15 290 10.7 77t 1
Mercury Morris 2 0 -1 -0.5 0 0
Dick Anderson 1 0 6 6.0 6 0
Team Totals 30 15 295 9.8 77t 1
Opponents Totals 20 25 241 12.1 80t 1
KICKOFF RETURNS NO FC YDS AVG LG TD
Mercury Morris 28 812 29.0 96t 1
Hubie Ginn 5 59 11.8 26 0
Jake Scott 4 117 29.3 42 0
Stan Mitchell 4 35 8.8 17 0
Larry Seiple 2 5 2.5 3 0
Jim Mandich 2 0 0.0 0 0
Dick Anderson 1 8 8.0 8 0
Dean Brown 1 0 0.0 0 0
Tim Foley 1 0 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 48 1036 21.6 96t 1
Opponents Totals 55 1142 20.8 99t 1
SACKSNOYDS
Team Totals18.0157.0
Opponents Totals36.0327.0
FUMBLES NO OWN OPP REC YDS TD
Dick Anderson 1 0 2 2 0 0
Dean Brown 0 0 1 1 0 0
Frank Cornish 0 0 1 1 0 0
Larry Csonka 3 0 0 0 0 0
Hubie Ginn 2 2 0 2 3 0
Bob Griese 5 2 0 2 -3 0
Curtis Johnson 0 0 4 4 8 0
Jim Kiick 4 3 0 3 0 0
Bob Kuechenberg 0 1 0 1 0 0
Jim Mandich 1 2 0 2 2 0
Mercury Morris 6 1 0 1 0 0
Lloyd Mumphord 0 0 2 2 9 0
Karl Noonan 1 0 0 0 0 0
Bob Petrella 0 0 1 1 0 0
Jesse Powell 0 0 2 2 0 0
John Richardson 0 0 1 1 0 0
Jake Scott 1 1 0 1 0 0
Larry Seiple 0 0 1 1 0 0
Garo Yepremian 0 1 0 1 0 0
Team Totals 24 13 15 28 19 0
Opponents Totals 24 9 11 20 0
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