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1985 Miami Dolphins

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12-4-0, AFC East Division  · 1985 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 7.0, Offense: 6.1, Defense: 0.9, SoS: 0.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 428 points (26.8/g), 4th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 320 points (20.0/g), 12th.
 Differential of 108 points (6.8/g), 5th.  Expected W-L: 10.7-5.3.

Coach: Don Shula (12-4-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Chuck Studley

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

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Dan Marino*+ 24 2 16 336 for 567, 4,137 yards, 30 td, 21 int, & 26 rushes for -24 yards and 0 td Miami Dolphins / 1st / 27th pick / 1983
RB Tony Nathan 29 6 15 143 rushes for 667 yards, 5 td, & 72 catches for 651 yards and 1 td Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 61st pick / 1979
FB Woody Bennett 30 6 13 54 rushes for 256 yards, 0 td, & 10 catches for 101 yards and 1 td
WR Mark Clayton* 24 2 16 70 catches for 996 yards, 4 td, & 1 rush for 10 yards and 0 td Miami Dolphins / 8th / 223rd pick / 1983
WR Mark Duper 26 3 8 35 catches for 650 yards, 3 td Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 52nd pick / 1982
TE Bruce Hardy 29 7 16 39 catches for 409 yards, 4 td Miami Dolphins / 9th / 247th pick / 1978
LT Jon Giesler 29 6 13 1 fumble recovered Miami Dolphins / 1st / 24th pick / 1979
LG Roy Foster* 25 3 16 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 24th pick / 1982
C Dwight Stephenson*+ 28 5 16 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 48th pick / 1980
RG Ronnie Lee 29 6 13 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 65th pick / 1979
RT Cleveland Green 28 6 11
 Defensive Starters
LDE Doug Betters 29 7 14 5.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 6th / 163rd pick / 1978
NT Mike Charles 23 2 16 7.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 55th pick / 1983
RDE Kim Bokamper 31 8 12 2.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 1st / 19th pick / 1976
LOLB Bob Brudzinski 30 8 13 3.0 sacks, 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 23rd pick / 1977
LILB Jackie Shipp 23 1 11 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 1st / 14th pick / 1984
RILB Mark Brown 24 2 15 1.0 sacks, 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 9th / 250th pick / 1983
ROLB Hugh Green 26 4 11 5.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 7th pick / 1981
LCB Paul Lankford 27 3 15 1.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 80th pick / 1982
RCB William Judson 26 3 16 0.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 8th / 208th pick / 1981
SS Glenn Blackwood 28 6 14 0.0 sacks, 6 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Miami Dolphins / 8th / 215th pick / 1979
FS Bud Brown 24 1 16 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 5 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 11th / 305th pick / 1984
 Special Teams Starters
K Fuad Reveiz 22 Rook 0 22 of 27 field goals & 50 of 52 extra points Miami Dolphins / 7th / 195th pick / 1985
P Reggie Roby 24 2 0 59 punts for a 43.7 average, 0 blocked Miami Dolphins / 6th / 167th pick / 1983
PR Tommy Vigorito 26 4 0 22 punt returns for a 9.0 average and 0 td Miami Dolphins / 5th / 138th pick / 1981
KR Lorenzo Hampton 23 Rook 1 45 kick returns for a 22.7 average and 0 td Miami Dolphins / 1st / 27th pick / 1985

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
70 Bill Barnett 29 de 16 1 256 6-4 Nebraska 5/10/1956 5 2 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 75th pick / 1980
34 Woody Bennett 30 FB 16 13 227 6-2 Miami (FL) 3/24/1955 6 3
75 Doug Betters 29 LDE 14 14 262 6-7 Montana,Nevada-Reno 6/11/1956 7 7 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 163rd pick / 1978
47 Glenn Blackwood 28 SS 14 14 187 6-0 Texas 2/23/1957 6 8 Miami Dolphins / 8th / 215th pick / 1979
42 Lyle Blackwood 34 16 0 190 6-1 TCU 5/24/1951 12 1 Denver Broncos / 9th / 217th pick / 1973
58 Kim Bokamper 31 RDE 16 12 245 6-6 Concordia-Moorhead (MN),San Jose St. 9/25/1954 8 6 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 19th pick / 1976
56 Charles Bowser 26 lb 2 2 231 6-3 Duke 10/2/1959 3 1 Miami Dolphins / 4th / 108th pick / 1982
53 Jay Brophy 25 lilb 16 6 233 6-3 Miami (FL) 7/27/1960 1 4 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 53rd pick / 1984
43 Bud Brown 24 FS 16 16 194 6-0 Southern Miss 4/19/1961 1 8 Miami Dolphins / 11th / 305th pick / 1984
51 Mark Brown 24 RILB 15 15 230 6-2 Purdue 7/18/1961 2 8 Miami Dolphins / 9th / 250th pick / 1983
59 Bob Brudzinski 30 LOLB 14 13 230 6-4 Ohio St. 1/1/1955 8 7 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 23rd pick / 1977
23 Joe Carter 23 10 0 198 5-11 Alabama 6/23/1962 1 1 Miami Dolphins / 4th / 109th pick / 1984
71 Mike Charles 23 NT 16 16 292 6-4 Syracuse 9/23/1962 2 8 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 55th pick / 1983
76 Steve Clark 25 rg 16 5 255 6-4 Utah 8/2/1960 3 4 Miami Dolphins / 9th / 239th pick / 1982
83 Mark Clayton* 24 WR 16 16 177 5-9 Louisville 4/8/1961 2 11 Miami Dolphins / 8th / 223rd pick / 1983
30 Ron Davenport 23 rb 16 1 230 6-2 Louisville 12/22/1962 Rook 4 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 167th pick / 1985
65 Jeff Dellenbach 22 c 11 1 290 6-6 Wisconsin 2/14/1963 Rook 2 Miami Dolphins / 4th / 111th pick / 1985
85 Mark Duper 26 WR 9 8 185 5-9 NW State (LA) 1/25/1959 3 7 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 52nd pick / 1982
61 Roy Foster* 25 LG 16 16 282 6-4 USC 5/24/1960 3 12 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 24th pick / 1982
79 Jon Giesler 29 LT 13 13 262 6-5 Michigan 12/23/1956 6 7 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 24th pick / 1979
74 Cleveland Green 28 RT 12 11 265 6-3 Southern 9/11/1957 6 6
55 Hugh Green 26 ROLB 11 11 225 6-2 Pittsburgh 7/27/1959 4 6 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 7th pick / 1981
27 Lorenzo Hampton 23 KR 16 1 205 5-11 Florida 3/12/1962 Rook 4 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 27th pick / 1985
84 Bruce Hardy 29 TE 16 16 235 6-5 Arizona St. 6/1/1956 7 4 Miami Dolphins / 9th / 247th pick / 1978
82 Duriel Harris 31 6 0 179 5-11 New Mexico St. 11/27/1954 9 0 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 80th pick / 1976
88 Vince Heflin 26 5 0 185 6-0 Central State (OH) 7/7/1959 3 1
11 Jim Jensen 27 wr 16 1 215 6-4 Boston Univ. 11/14/1958 4 0 Miami Dolphins / 11th / 291st pick / 1981
87 Dan Johnson 25 te 12 1 240 6-3 Iowa St. 5/17/1960 2 2 Miami Dolphins / 7th / 170th pick / 1982
49 William Judson 26 RCB 16 16 189 6-1 South Carolina St. 3/26/1959 3 8 Miami Dolphins / 8th / 208th pick / 1981
40 Mike Kozlowski 29 db 5 2 196 6-0 San Diego St.,BYU,Colorado 2/24/1956 6 1 Miami Dolphins / 10th / 272nd pick / 1979
44 Paul Lankford 27 LCB 16 15 185 6-1 Penn St. 6/15/1958 3 7 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 80th pick / 1982
63 Larry Lee 26 5 0 265 6-2 UCLA 9/10/1959 4 0 Detroit Lions / 5th / 129th pick / 1981
72 Ronnie Lee 29 RG 15 13 265 6-3 Baylor 12/24/1956 6 8 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 65th pick / 1979
99 George Little 22 de 14 3 278 6-4 Iowa 6/27/1963 Rook 2 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 65th pick / 1985
81 Frank Lockett 28 3 0 200 6-0 Nebraska 6/1/1957 Rook 0 Green Bay Packers / 10th / 264th pick / 1979
13 Dan Marino*+ 24 QB 16 16 224 6-4 Pittsburgh 9/15/1961 2 15 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 27th pick / 1983
28 Don McNeal 27 10 0 190 5-11 Alabama 5/6/1958 5 1 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 21st pick / 1980
91 Mack Moore 26 de 16 2 258 6-4 Texas A&M 3/4/1959 Rook 2 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 152nd pick / 1981
89 Nat Moore 34 wr 15 7 184 5-9 Tenn-Martin,Florida 9/19/1951 11 8 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 78th pick / 1974
54 Alex Moyer 22 10 0 221 6-1 Northwestern 10/25/1963 Rook 1 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 83rd pick / 1985
22 Tony Nathan 29 RB 16 15 206 6-0 Alabama 12/14/1956 6 12 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 61st pick / 1979
7 Fuad Reveiz 22 K 16 0 225 5-11 Tennessee 2/24/1963 Rook 5 Miami Dolphins / 7th / 195th pick / 1985
4 Reggie Roby 24 P 16 0 249 6-3 Iowa 7/30/1961 2 3 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 167th pick / 1983
80 Joe Rose 28 te 16 1 228 6-3 California 6/24/1957 5 3 Miami Dolphins / 7th / 185th pick / 1980
52 Robin Sendlein 27 lb 16 3 225 6-3 Texas 12/1/1958 4 2 Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 45th pick / 1981
50 Jackie Shipp 23 LILB 16 11 235 6-2 Oklahoma 3/19/1962 1 6 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 14th pick / 1984
96 Sanders Shiver 31 lb 6 3 227 6-2 Carson-Newman 2/14/1954 9 2 Baltimore Colts / 5th / 134th pick / 1976
18 Mike Smith 23 7 0 171 6-0 Texas-El Paso 10/24/1962 Rook 0 Miami Dolphins / 4th / 91st pick / 1985
45 Robert Sowell 24 db 10 1 175 5-11 Howard 6/23/1961 2 1
57 Dwight Stephenson*+ 28 C 16 16 255 6-2 Alabama 11/20/1957 5 17 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 48th pick / 1980
10 Don Strock 35 16 0 220 6-5 Virginia Tech 11/27/1950 11 0 Miami Dolphins / 5th / 111th pick / 1973
29 John Swain 26 6 0 195 6-1 Miami (FL) 9/4/1959 4 0 Minnesota Vikings / 4th / 101st pick / 1981
60 Jeff Toews 28 rt 11 5 255 6-3 Washington 11/4/1957 6 3 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 53rd pick / 1979
32 Tommy Vigorito 26 PR 9 0 193 5-10 Virginia 10/23/1959 4 0 Miami Dolphins / 5th / 138th pick / 1981
41 Fulton Walker 27 2 0 193 5-10 West Virginia 4/30/1958 4 0 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 154th pick / 1981
Team Total 26.7 16 223.9 6-1.8 3.9