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1979 Miami Dolphins

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10-6-0, Finished 1st in AFC East Division  · 1979 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 4.3, Offense: 0.3, Defense: 4.0, SoS: -0.9, avg is 0.0.

Scored 341 points (21.3/g), 11th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 257 points (16.1/g), 4th.
 Differential of 84 points (5.2/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 10.6-5.4.

Coach: Don Shula (10-6-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Bill Arnsparger

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

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Passing Rushing Receiving
Rnd Pick Tm Pos Yrs From To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD College/Univ
1 24 MIA Jon Giesler T 10 1979 1988 0 0 9 52 126 Michigan
2 53 MIA Jeff Toews G 7 1979 1985 0 0 0 14 71 Washington
3 61 MIA Tony Nathan RB 9 1979 1987 1 0 5 60 123 4 8 61 1 0 732 3543 16 383 3592 16 Alabama
3 63 MIA Mel Land LB 2 1979 1980 0 0 0 4 19 Michigan St.
3 65 MIA Ronnie Lee T 14 1979 1992 0 0 8 44 186 25 167 3 Baylor
4 107 MIA Steve Howell FB 3 1979 1981 0 0 1 2 42 68 235 1 10 70 0 Baylor
5 134 MIA Don Bessillieu DB 6 1979 1985 0 0 1 14 59 Georgia Tech
6 162 MIA Steve Lindquist G 0 0 0 Nebraska
7 189 MIA Uwe von Schamann K 6 1979 1984 0 0 6 19 89 Oklahoma
8 206 MIA Jeff Groth WR 7 1979 1985 0 0 4 19 94 4 43 0 152 2126 5 Bowling Green
8 215 MIA Glenn Blackwood DB 9 1979 1987 0 0 8 52 118 Texas
9 244 MIA Jeff Weston T 4 1979 1982 0 0 0 8 37 Notre Dame
10 258 MIA Jerome Stanton DB 0 0 0 Michigan St.
10 272 MIA Mike Kozlowski DB 7 1979 1986 0 0 0 12 91 Colorado
11 299 MIA Mike Blanton DE 0 0 0 Georgia Tech
12 327 MIA Larry Fortner QB 0 0 0