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2003 Miami Dolphins

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10-6-0, Finished 2nd in AFC East Division  · 2003 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 3.4, Offense: -0.7, Defense: 4.1, SoS: 0.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 311 points (19.4/g), 17th of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 261 points (16.3/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 50 points (3.1/g), 12th.  Expected W-L: 9.6-6.4.

Coach: Dave Wannstedt (10-6-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Norv Turner
 Defensive Coordinator: Jim Bates

Stadium: Pro Player Stadium
 Training Camp: Nova Southeastern University (Davie, Florida)

Team Info

Principal Owner Wayne Huizenga
General Manager Eddie Jones
Head Coach/Player Personnel Dave Wannstedt
Offensive Scheme Air Coryell
Defensive Alignment 4-3

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing Average Drive
Player PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD #Dr Sc% TO% Start Time Plays Yds Pts
Team Offense 311 4609 968 4.8 34 15 22 266 257 450 2792 17 19 5.8 145 487 1817 14 3.7 99 192 28.1 17.2 Own 32.4 2:31 5.19 23.9 1.51
Team Defense 261 4787 1014 4.7 36 14 30 283 319 529 3335 12 22 5.8 171 441 1452 11 3.3 82 194 25.3 17.0 Own 30.9 2:32 5.4 24.6 1.23
Lg Rank Offense 17 24 27 25 25 30 26 20 21 17 8 17 14 27 17 5 22 20 28 26 16
Lg Rank Defense 3 10 6 5 12 24 19 2 7 16 11 5 10 2 29 5 22 13 13 8 4

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO Offense Defense Sp. Tms
1 Sun September 7 boxscore L 0-1 Houston Texans 20 21 14 301 215 86 3 16 393 266 127 -6.24 -0.05 6.85
2 Sun September 14 boxscore W 1-1 @ New York Jets 21 10 23 376 189 187 1 17 387 366 21 1 9.70 -1.82 0.97
3 Sun September 21 boxscore W 2-1 Buffalo Bills 17 7 23 313 147 166 3 8 118 77 41 3 -7.56 23.25 -8.03
4 Bye Week
5 Sun October 5 boxscore W 3-1 @ New York Giants 23 10 15 285 151 134 1 25 350 273 77 4 -1.11 2.86 5.78
6 Sun October 12 boxscore W 4-1 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 24 10 16 234 143 91 2 22 332 244 88 5 -6.71 16.38 2.59
7 Sun October 19 boxscore L OT 4-2 New England Patriots 13 19 20 326 229 97 3 16 332 273 59 2 -3.49 5.14 -7.54
8 Mon October 27 boxscore W 5-2 @ San Diego Chargers 26 10 14 264 183 81 1 18 250 146 104 3 -5.95 22.76 -2.27
9 Sun November 2 boxscore L 5-3 Indianapolis Colts 17 23 12 239 192 47 2 23 356 241 115 2 -8.79 2.11 2.64
10 Sun November 9 boxscore L 5-4 @ Tennessee Titans 7 31 12 224 165 59 5 17 324 223 101 -28.97 0.14 2.92
11 Sun November 16 boxscore W OT 6-4 Baltimore Ravens 9 6 19 267 126 141 1 13 223 109 114 3 -11.14 21.72 -5.94
12 Sun November 23 boxscore W 7-4 Washington Redskins 24 23 16 317 173 144 3 21 277 148 129 2 3.48 -3.48 3.64
13 Thu November 27 boxscore W 8-4 @ Dallas Cowboys 40 21 22 365 239 126 1 21 354 263 91 5 8.71 4.71 2.08
14 Sun December 7 boxscore L 8-5 @ New England Patriots 0 12 7 134 66 68 3 13 228 150 78 1 -33.88 18.45 5.59
15 Mon December 15 boxscore L 8-6 Philadelphia Eagles 27 34 22 398 221 177 2 23 401 261 140 1 5.33 -17.02 2.65
16 Sun December 21 boxscore W 9-6 @ Buffalo Bills 20 3 11 169 37 132 2 11 177 104 73 4 -17.82 28.50 3.02
17 Sun December 28 boxscore W 10-6 New York Jets 23 21 20 397 316 81 1 19 285 191 94 12.48 -5.38 -5.97

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk SkYds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
9 Jay Fiedler 32 QB 12 11 7-4-0 179 314 57.0% 2138 11 3.5 13 4.1 59 6.8 5.6 11.9 178.2 72.4 19 126 6.04 4.95 5.7 2 3
14 Brian Griese 28 qb 5 5 3-2-0 74 130 56.9% 813 5 3.8 6 4.6 80 6.3 4.9 11.0 162.6 69.2 12 83 5.14 3.94 8.5 0 1
18 Sage Rosenfels 25 2 0 4 6 66.7% 50 1 16.7 0 0.0 21 8.3 11.7 12.5 25.0 131.9 0 0 8.33 11.67 0.0
Team Total 27.9 16 10-6-0 257 450 57.1% 3001 17 3.8 19 4.2 80 6.7 5.5 11.7 187.6 72.5 31 209 5.80 4.73 6.4 2 4
Opp Total 16 319 529 60.3% 3588 12 2.3 22 4.2 6.8 5.36 11.2 224.3 70.8 44 253 5.8 4.5 7.7

Rushing & Receiving

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Rushing Receiving
No. Player Age Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
34 Ricky Williams 26 RB/rb 16 16 392 1372 9 45 3.5 85.8 24.5 62 50 351 7.0 1 59 3.1 21.9 1723 10 7
28 Travis Minor 24 KR 16 0 41 193 1 26 4.7 12.1 2.6 5 4 13 3.3 0 12 0.3 0.8 206 1 0
9 Jay Fiedler 32 QB 12 11 34 88 3 14 2.6 7.3 2.8 88 3 7
14 Brian Griese 28 qb 5 5 5 15 0 9 3.0 3.0 1.0 15 0 4
84 Chris Chambers 25 WR 16 16 4 30 0 12 7.5 1.9 0.3 130 64 963 15.0 11 57 4.0 60.2 993 11 1
44 Rob Konrad 27 FB/te 14 12 4 17 0 11 4.3 1.2 0.3 19 16 166 10.4 0 25 1.1 11.9 183 0 0
1 Matt Turk 35 P/p 13 0 3 30 0 23 10.0 2.3 0.2 30 0 0
80 James McKnight 31 wr 15 1 2 75 1 68 37.5 5.0 0.1 43 23 285 12.4 2 80 1.5 19.0 360 3 1
30 Obafemi Ayanbadejo 28 fb/rb 16 2 1 -2 0 -2 -2.0 -0.1 0.1 13 12 53 4.4 0 12 0.8 3.3 51 0 1
18 Sage Rosenfels 25 2 0 1 -1 0 -1 -1.0 -0.5 0.5 -1 0 0
81 Randy McMichael 24 TE 16 16 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 83 49 598 12.2 2 46 3.1 37.4 598 2 0
88 Derrius Thompson 26 WR 16 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 59 26 359 13.8 0 31 1.6 22.4 359 0 0
85 Donald Lee 23 te 16 5 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 11 7 110 15.7 1 25 0.4 6.9 110 1 0
86 Oronde Gadsden 32 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 9 4 48 12.0 0 23 0.7 8.0 48 0 0
82 Kendall Newson 23 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 6 2 55 27.5 0 37 0.3 9.2 55 0 1
Team Total 27.9 16 487 1817 14 68 3.7 113.6 30.4 443 257 3001 11.7 17 80 16.1 187.6 4818 31 26
Opp Total 16 441 1452 11 3.3 90.8 27.6 319 3335 10.5 12 19.9 208.4 4787 23 26

Kick & Punt Returns

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Player Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
32 Charlie Rogers 27 PR 11 0 21 186 0 48 8.9 19 383 0 33 20.2 569
28 Travis Minor 24 KR 16 0 34 727 0 49 21.4 933
83 Sam Simmons 24 11 0 8 100 0 32 12.5 3 64 0 34 21.3 164
27 Terrell Buckley 32 cb/db/lcb 16 5 1 2 0 2 2.0 2
85 Donald Lee 23 te 16 5 1 0 0 0 0.0 110
82 Kendall Newson 23 6 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 55
80 James McKnight 31 wr 15 1 0 28 0 28 388
Team Total 27.9 16 31 288 0 48 9.3 57 1202 0 49 21.1 6308
Opp Total 16 29 185 0 6.4 47 1010 0 21.5

Kicking & Punting

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
No. Player Age Pos G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
1 Matt Turk 35 P/p 13 0 68 2631 57 0 38.7
10 Olindo Mare 30 K/k 16 0 9 9 6 3 8 6 6 4 29 22 75.9%% 34 33 97.1%%
3 Mark Royals 38 p 3 0 16 643 50 0 40.2
Team Total 27.9 16 9 9 6 3 8 6 6 4 29 22 75.9%% 34 33 97.1%% 84 3274 57 0 39.0
Opp Total 16 31 26 83.9%% 23 23 100.0%% 80 3296 41.2

Defense & Fumbles

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
No. Player Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
54 Zach Thomas*+ 30 MLB 15 15 1.0 3 21 0 19 10 1 0 2 0 0 84 68
55 Junior Seau 34 LLB/WLB 15 15 3.0 0 0 0 0 3 66 30
24 Sammy Knight 28 SS 16 16 3 98 0 70 6 2 0 0 0 0 64 32
31 Brock Marion* 33 FS 16 16 3 3 0 3 7 2 0 0 0 0 55 24
52 Morlon Greenwood 25 RLB/SLB 16 11 0.5 0 0 0 0 1 50 25
93 Adewale Ogunleye* 26 LDE/lde/LE 16 16 15.0 0 0 0 0 5 2 0 1 0 0 43 19
99 Jason Taylor 29 RDE/rde/RE 16 16 13.0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 2 34 1 37 20 1
29 Sam Madison 29 RCB 16 16 3 82 1 36 12 0 0 2 0 0 47 3
27 Terrell Buckley 32 cb/db/lcb 16 5 2 75 1 74 7 1 1 4 8 0 39 11
23 Patrick Surtain* 27 LCB 15 15 7 59 0 32 13 34 19
92 Jeff Zgonina 33 dt/ldt/lt/rt 16 3 3.0 1 0 0 0 1 22 17
64 Larry Chester 28 RDT/rdt/RT 15 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 20 18
51 Tommy Hendricks 25 lb/mlb/wlb 16 2 1 0 0 0 0 24 9
20 Arturo Freeman 27 16 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 21 7
95 Tim Bowens 30 LDT/ldt/lt 13 13 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 19 7
50 Brendon Ayanbadejo 27 16 0 10 7
91 Jay Williams 32 16 0 2.5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 8 4
90 Rob Burnett 36 12 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 7 6
30 Obafemi Ayanbadejo 28 fb/rb 16 2 0 1 0 0 0 8 3
34 Ricky Williams 26 RB/rb 16 16 0 7 1 0 0 4 0
22 Shawn Wooden 30 15 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 3
28 Travis Minor 24 KR 16 0 7 1
21 Jamar Fletcher 24 11 0 5 3
84 Chris Chambers 25 WR 16 16 0 1 0 0 0 5 0
9 Jay Fiedler 32 QB 12 11 0 7 2 -5 0 1 0
57 Corey Jenkins 27 16 0 4 1
80 James McKnight 31 wr 15 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 1
94 Dario Romero 25 dt/lt 8 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 2
81 Randy McMichael 24 TE 16 16 0 0 1 2 1 3 0
88 Derrius Thompson 26 WR 16 12 3 0
96 David Bowens 26 4 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
42 Trent Gamble 26 db/slb 9 1 2 1
10 Olindo Mare 30 K/k 16 0 2 1
40 Sean McDermott 27 5 0 1 3
83 Sam Simmons 24 11 0 2 1
14 Brian Griese 28 qb 5 5 0 4 0 0 0
82 Kendall Newson 23 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
25 Jimmy Wyrick 27 4 0 1 1
86 Oronde Gadsden 32 6 0 1 0
32 Charlie Rogers 27 PR 11 0 0 2 0 0 0
47 Jeff Grau 24 11 0 0 1 0 -15 0
71 Todd Wade 27 RT 16 16 0 0 1 0 0
Team Total 27.9 16 44.0 22 338 2 74 77 17 26 22 24 2 714 347 1
Opp Total 16 31 26 12 2

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
10 Olindo Mare 30 K/k 16 0 33 22 99
84 Chris Chambers 25 WR 16 16 11 11 66
34 Ricky Williams 26 RB/rb 16 16 9 1 10 60
9 Jay Fiedler 32 QB 12 11 3 3 18
80 James McKnight 31 wr 15 1 1 2 3 18
81 Randy McMichael 24 TE 16 16 2 1 3 18
99 Jason Taylor 29 RDE/rde/RE 16 16 1 1 1 8
27 Terrell Buckley 32 cb/db/lcb 16 5 1 1 6
85 Donald Lee 23 te 16 5 1 1 6
29 Sam Madison 29 RCB 16 16 1 1 6
28 Travis Minor 24 KR 16 0 1 1 6
Team Total 27.9 16 14 17 2 2 35 33 22 1 311
Opp Total 16 11 12 3 23 26 2 261

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 2003-09-07 HOU L, 20-21 2 57 pass Chris Chambers 57 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (Olindo Mare kick)
2 2003-09-07 HOU L, 20-21 2 21 pass Chris Chambers 21 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (Olindo Mare kick)
3 2003-09-07 HOU L, 20-21 4 35 pass Ricky Williams 35 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (pass failed)
4 2003-09-14 @ NYJ W, 21-10 1 9 rush Jay Fiedler 9 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
5 2003-09-14 @ NYJ W, 21-10 2 8 pass Randy McMichael 8 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (Olindo Mare kick)
6 2003-09-14 @ NYJ W, 21-10 2 2 rush Ricky Williams 2 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
7 2003-09-21 BUF W, 17-7 2 12 pass Chris Chambers 12 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (Olindo Mare kick)
8 2003-09-21 BUF W, 17-7 4 1 rush Ricky Williams 1 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
9 2003-10-05 @ NYG W, 23-10 2 68 rush James McKnight 68 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
10 2003-10-05 @ NYG W, 23-10 4 1 rush Ricky Williams 1 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
11 2003-10-12 @ JAX W, 24-10 1 14 rush Ricky Williams 14 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
12 2003-10-12 @ JAX W, 24-10 4 2 fumble Randy McMichael 2 yard fumble return (Olindo Mare kick)
13 2003-10-12 @ JAX W, 24-10 4 29 interception Sam Madison 29 yard interception return (Olindo Mare kick)
14 2003-10-19 NWE L, 13-19 2 6 pass Chris Chambers 6 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (Olindo Mare kick)
15 2003-10-27 @ SDG W, 26-10 1 5 pass Chris Chambers 5 yard pass from Brian Griese (Olindo Mare kick)
16 2003-10-27 @ SDG W, 26-10 2 2 pass James McKnight 2 yard pass from Brian Griese (Olindo Mare kick)
17 2003-10-27 @ SDG W, 26-10 2 7 pass Randy McMichael 7 yard pass from Brian Griese (Olindo Mare kick)
18 2003-11-02 IND L, 17-23 1 3 rush Ricky Williams 3 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
19 2003-11-02 IND L, 17-23 3 28 pass Chris Chambers 28 yard pass from Brian Griese (Olindo Mare kick)
20 2003-11-09 @ TEN L, 7-31 4 21 pass Donald Lee 21 yard pass from Sage Rosenfels (Olindo Mare kick)
21 2003-11-23 WAS W, 24-23 1 80 pass James McKnight 80 yard pass from Brian Griese (Olindo Mare kick)
22 2003-11-23 WAS W, 24-23 4 1 rush Ricky Williams 1 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
23 2003-11-23 WAS W, 24-23 4 24 rush Ricky Williams 24 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
24 2003-11-27 @ DAL W, 40-21 1 1 rush Jay Fiedler 1 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
25 2003-11-27 @ DAL W, 40-21 2 39 pass Chris Chambers 39 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (Olindo Mare kick)
26 2003-11-27 @ DAL W, 40-21 2 6 pass Chris Chambers 6 yard pass from Jay Fiedler
27 2003-11-27 @ DAL W, 40-21 3 34 fumble Jason Taylor 34 yard fumble return (Olindo Mare kick)
28 2003-11-27 @ DAL W, 40-21 3 35 pass Chris Chambers 35 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (Olindo Mare kick)
29 2003-12-15 PHI L, 27-34 1 1 rush Jay Fiedler 1 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
30 2003-12-15 PHI L, 27-34 2 2 rush Travis Minor 2 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
31 2003-12-15 PHI L, 27-34 3 3 rush Ricky Williams 3 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
32 2003-12-21 @ BUF W, 20-3 1 23 pass Chris Chambers 23 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (Olindo Mare kick)
33 2003-12-21 @ BUF W, 20-3 3 74 interception Terrell Buckley 74 yard interception return (Olindo Mare kick)
34 2003-12-28 NYJ W, 23-21 2 16 rush Ricky Williams 16 yard rush (Olindo Mare kick)
35 2003-12-28 NYJ W, 23-21 2 20 pass Chris Chambers 20 yard pass from Jay Fiedler (Olindo Mare kick)

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 2003-09-07 HOU W, 21-20 3 78 pass Corey Bradford 78 yard pass from David Carr
2 2003-09-14 @ NYJ L, 10-21 4 32 pass Santana Moss 32 yard pass from Vinny Testaverde (Doug Brien kick)
3 2003-09-21 BUF L, 7-17 4 54 interception Nate Clements 54 yard interception return (Rian Lindell kick)
4 2003-10-05 @ NYG L, 10-23 2 2 rush Tiki Barber 2 yard rush (Matt Bryant kick)
5 2003-10-12 @ JAX L, 10-24 3 8 rush Byron Leftwich 8 yard rush (Seth Marler kick)
6 2003-10-19 NWE W, 19-13 3 24 pass David Givens 24 yard pass from Tom Brady (Adam Vinatieri kick)
7 2003-10-19 NWE W, 19-13 5 82 pass Troy Brown 82 yard pass from Tom Brady
8 2003-10-27 @ SDG L, 10-26 4 1 rush LaDainian Tomlinson 1 yard rush (Steve Christie kick)
9 2003-11-02 IND W, 23-17 3 1 rush Edgerrin James 1 yard rush (Mike Vanderjagt kick)
10 2003-11-02 IND W, 23-17 4 3 pass Troy Walters 3 yard pass from Peyton Manning (Mike Vanderjagt kick)
11 2003-11-09 @ TEN W, 31-7 1 12 pass Tyrone Calico 12 yard pass from Steve McNair (Gary Anderson kick)
12 2003-11-09 @ TEN W, 31-7 1 2 rush Eddie George 2 yard rush (Gary Anderson kick)
13 2003-11-09 @ TEN W, 31-7 2 24 pass Justin McCareins 24 yard pass from Steve McNair (Gary Anderson kick)
14 2003-11-09 @ TEN W, 31-7 3 11 interception Andre Dyson 11 yard interception return (Gary Anderson kick)
15 2003-11-23 WAS L, 23-24 2 37 pass Laveranues Coles 37 yard pass from Tim Hasselbeck (John Hall kick)
16 2003-11-23 WAS L, 23-24 2 2 rush Trung Canidate 2 yard rush (John Hall kick)
17 2003-11-27 @ DAL L, 21-40 2 4 rush Richie Anderson 4 yard rush (Billy Cundiff kick)
18 2003-11-27 @ DAL L, 21-40 2 27 pass Richie Anderson 27 yard pass from Quincy Carter (Billy Cundiff kick)
19 2003-11-27 @ DAL L, 21-40 4 18 pass Antonio Bryant 18 yard pass from Quincy Carter (Billy Cundiff kick)
20 2003-12-07 @ NWE W, 12-0 4 5 interception Tedy Bruschi 5 yard interception return (Adam Vinatieri kick)
21 2003-12-15 PHI W, 34-27 1 21 rush Brian Westbrook 21 yard rush (David Akers kick)
22 2003-12-15 PHI W, 34-27 1 1 rush Donovan McNabb 1 yard rush (David Akers kick)
23 2003-12-15 PHI W, 34-27 2 25 pass Brian Westbrook 25 yard pass from Freddie Mitchell (David Akers kick)
24 2003-12-15 PHI W, 34-27 4 2 rush Correll Buckhalter 2 yard rush (David Akers kick)
25 2003-12-28 NYJ L, 21-23 2 8 rush Curtis Martin 8 yard rush (Doug Brien kick)
26 2003-12-28 NYJ L, 21-23 4 1 pass Anthony Becht 1 yard pass from Chad Pennington (pass failed)