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1972 Miami Dolphins

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14-0-0, Finished 1st in AFC East Division  · 1972 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 11.0, Offense: 4.5, Defense: 6.5, SoS: -4.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 385 points (27.5/g), 1st of 26 in the NFL. Allowed 171 points (12.2/g), 1st.
 Differential of 214 points (15.3/g), 1st.  Expected W-L: 12.2-1.8.

Coach: Don Shula (14-0-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Howard Schnellenberger
 Defensive Coordinator: Bill Arnsparger

Stadium: Orange Bowl
 Training Camp: St. Thomas University (Miami Gardens, Florida)


Team Games & Schedule

Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 17 boxscore W 1-0 @ Kansas City Chiefs 20 10 19 296 100 196 2 16 332 198 134 4
2 Sun September 24 boxscore W 2-0 Houston Oilers 34 13 30 435 161 274 4 7 167 104 63 3
3 Sun October 1 boxscore W 3-0 @ Minnesota Vikings 16 14 14 254 134 120 2 12 240 109 131 4
4 Sun October 8 boxscore W 4-0 @ New York Jets 27 17 23 394 220 174 1 16 270 147 123 1
5 Sun October 15 boxscore W 5-0 San Diego Chargers 24 10 14 239 86 153 1 15 243 110 133 3
6 Sun October 22 boxscore W 6-0 Buffalo Bills 24 23 20 310 80 230 4 11 188 24 164 1
7 Sun October 29 boxscore W 7-0 @ Baltimore Colts 23 0 24 375 89 286 1 12 192 78 114 2
8 Sun November 5 boxscore W 8-0 @ Buffalo Bills 30 16 21 327 73 254 1 12 172 99 73 2
9 Sun November 12 boxscore W 9-0 New England Patriots 52 0 21 482 301 181 1 11 169 77 92 3
10 Sun November 19 boxscore W 10-0 New York Jets 28 24 20 346 132 214 3 14 283 175 108 3
11 Mon November 27 boxscore W 11-0 St. Louis Cardinals 31 10 24 426 226 200 2 12 224 173 51 6
12 Sun December 3 boxscore W 12-0 @ New England Patriots 37 21 29 501 197 304 3 14 217 107 110 2
13 Sun December 10 boxscore W 13-0 @ New York Giants 23 13 16 367 163 204 1 21 343 222 121 6
14 Sat December 16 boxscore W 14-0 Baltimore Colts 16 0 16 284 114 170 2 13 257 126 131 6
Playoffs
Division Sun December 24 boxscore W 15-0 Cleveland Browns 20 14 17 272 74 198 2 15 283 118 165 5
ConfChamp Sun December 31 boxscore W 16-0 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 21 17 19 314 121 193 1 13 250 122 128 2
SuperBowl Sun January 14 boxscore W 17-0 N Washington Redskins 14 7 12 253 69 184 2 16 228 87 141 3