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2008 Miami Dolphins

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11-5-0, Finished 1st in AFC East Division  · 2008 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -0.5, Offense: -2.4, Defense: 1.8, SoS: -2.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 345 points (21.6/g), 21st of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 317 points (19.8/g), 9th.
 Differential of 28 points (1.8/g), 16th.  Expected W-L: 8.8-7.2.

Coach: Tony Sparano (11-5-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Dan Henning
 Defensive Coordinator: Paul Pasqualoni

Stadium: Dolphin Stadium
 Training Camp: Nova Southeastern University (Davie, 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 Chad Pennington 32 8 16 321 for 476, 3,653 yards, 19 td, 7 int, & 30 rushes for 62 yards and 1 td New York Jets / 1st / 18th pick / 2000
RB Ronnie Brown* 27 3 13 214 rushes for 916 yards, 10 td, & 33 catches for 254 yards and 0 td Miami Dolphins / 1st / 2nd pick / 2005
WR Greg Camarillo 26 2 11 55 catches for 613 yards, 2 td, & 2 rushes for 1 yards and 0 td
WR Ted Ginn 23 1 14 56 catches for 790 yards, 2 td, & 5 rushes for 73 yards and 2 td Miami Dolphins / 1st / 9th pick / 2007
TE Anthony Fasano 24 2 16 34 catches for 454 yards, 7 td Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 53rd pick / 2006
TE David Martin 29 7 7 31 catches for 450 yards, 3 td Green Bay Packers / 6th / 198th pick / 2001
LT Jake Long* 23 Rook 16 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 1st pick / 2008
LG Justin Smiley 27 4 12 1 fumble recovered San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 46th pick / 2004
C Samson Satele 24 1 16 1 fumble recovered Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 60th pick / 2007
RG Ikechuku Ndukwe 26 2 15
RT Vernon Carey 27 4 16 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 19th pick / 2004
 Defensive Starters
LDE Kendall Langford 22 Rook 13 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 66th pick / 2008
NT Jason Ferguson 34 11 13 New York Jets / 7th / 229th pick / 1997
RDE Vonnie Holliday 33 10 15 3.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 19th pick / 1998
LOLB Matt Roth 26 3 14 5.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 46th pick / 2005
LILB Channing Crowder 25 3 13 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 70th pick / 2005
RILB Akin Ayodele 29 6 13 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Jacksonville Jaguars / 3rd / 89th pick / 2002
ROLB Joey Porter* 31 9 16 17.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1999
LCB Will Allen 30 7 16 1.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 1st / 22nd pick / 2001
RCB Andre' Goodman 30 6 16 0.0 sacks, 5 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 3rd / 68th pick / 2002
SS Yeremiah Bell 30 4 16 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Miami Dolphins / 6th / 213th pick / 2003
FS Renaldo Hill 30 7 15 0.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Arizona Cardinals / 7th / 202nd pick / 2001
 Special Teams Starters
K Dan Carpenter 23 Rook 0 21 of 25 field goals & 40 of 40 extra points
P Brandon Fields 24 1 0 74 punts for a 43.9 average, 0 blocked Miami Dolphins / 7th / 225th pick / 2007
PR Davone Bess 23 Rook 6 21 punt returns for a 11.0 average and 0 td
KR Ted Ginn 23 1 14 32 kick returns for a 20.5 average and 0 td Miami Dolphins / 1st / 9th pick / 2007

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
57 Andy Alleman 25 g 15 4 310 6-4 Akron 11/20/1983 Rook 3 New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 88th pick / 2007
32 Jason Allen 25 db 15 2 200 6-2 Tennessee 7/5/1983 2 2 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 16th pick / 2006
25 Will Allen 30 LCB 16 16 196 5-10 Syracuse 8/5/1978 7 7 New York Giants / 1st / 22nd pick / 2001
56 Charlie Anderson 27 lb 16 1 258 6-4 Mississippi 12/8/1981 4 2 Houston Texans / 6th / 200th pick / 2004
51 Akin Ayodele 29 RILB 16 13 251 6-2 Purdue 9/17/1979 6 7 Jacksonville Jaguars / 3rd / 89th pick / 2002
37 Yeremiah Bell 30 SS 16 16 200 6-1 East. Kentucky 3/3/1978 4 6 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 213th pick / 2003
15 Davone Bess 23 PR 16 6 190 5-10 Hawaii 9/13/1985 Rook 5
23 Ronnie Brown* 27 RB 16 13 233 6-0 Auburn 12/12/1981 3 9 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 2nd pick / 2005
47 Courtney Bryan 24 7 0 202 6-0 New Mexico St. 10/2/1984 1 0
83 Greg Camarillo 26 WR 11 11 190 6-1 Stanford 4/18/1982 2 6
72 Vernon Carey 27 RT 16 16 335 6-5 Miami (FL) 7/31/1981 4 9 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 19th pick / 2004
5 Dan Carpenter 23 K 16 0 216 6-2 Montana 11/25/1985 Rook 3
38 Patrick Cobbs 25 rb 16 2 210 5-9 North Texas 1/31/1983 2 3
28 Brannon Condren 25 4 0 203 6-1 Troy 8/19/1983 1 0 Indianapolis Colts / 4th / 131st pick / 2007
30 Casey Cramer 26 rb 9 2 235 6-2 Dartmouth 1/5/1982 4 0 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 7th / 228th pick / 2004
20 Chris Crocker 28 db 6 2 194 5-11 Marshall 3/9/1980 5 1 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 84th pick / 2003
52 Channing Crowder 25 LILB 15 13 247 6-2 Florida 12/2/1983 3 7 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 70th pick / 2005
29 Tyrone Culver 25 15 0 195 6-0 Fresno St. 7/6/1983 2 1 Minnesota Vikings / 6th / 185th pick / 2006
92 John Denney 30 16 0 275 6-5 BYU 12/13/1978 3 1
71 Lionel Dotson 23 2 0 289 6-4 Arizona 2/11/1985 Rook 0 Miami Dolphins / 7th / 245th pick / 2008
80 Anthony Fasano 24 TE 16 16 255 6-4 Notre Dame 4/20/1984 2 4 Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 53rd pick / 2006
95 Jason Ferguson 34 LDT 16 13 305 6-3 Georgia 11/28/1974 11 6 New York Jets / 7th / 229th pick / 1997
2 Brandon Fields 24 P 16 0 230 6-5 Michigan St. 5/21/1984 1 2 Miami Dolphins / 7th / 225th pick / 2007
76 Brandon Frye 25 7 0 302 6-4 Virginia Tech 1/23/1983 Rook 1 Houston Texans / 5th / 163rd pick / 2007
19 Ted Ginn 23 KR 16 14 178 5-11 Ohio St. 4/12/1985 1 8 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 9th pick / 2007
21 Andre' Goodman 30 RCB 16 16 185 5-10 South Carolina 8/11/1978 6 7 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 68th pick / 2002
46 Boomer Grigsby 27 1 0 249 6-0 Illinois St. 11/15/1981 3 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 138th pick / 2005
82 Derek Hagan 24 4 0 205 6-1 Arizona St. 9/21/1984 2 0 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 82nd pick / 2006
81 Joey Haynos 24 7 0 264 6-8 Maryland 8/28/1984 Rook 0
7 Chad Henne 23 3 0 228 6-3 Michigan 7/2/1985 Rook 0 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 57th pick / 2008
24 Renaldo Hill 30 FS 16 15 194 5-11 Michigan St. 11/12/1978 7 6 Arizona Cardinals / 7th / 202nd pick / 2001
91 Vonnie Holliday 33 RDE 16 15 290 6-5 North Carolina 12/11/1975 10 8 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 19th pick / 1998
60 Al Johnson 29 4 0 305 6-5 Wisconsin 1/27/1979 4 0 Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 38th pick / 2003
33 Nate Jones 26 db 16 1 180 5-10 Rutgers 6/15/1982 4 2 Dallas Cowboys / 7th / 205th pick / 2004
58 William Kershaw 25 1 0 240 6-3 Maryland 12/15/1983 2 0
70 Kendall Langford 22 LDE 16 13 275 6-5 Hampton 1/27/1986 Rook 6 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 66th pick / 2008
22 Michael Lehan 29 db 5 2 190 6-0 Minnesota 11/25/1979 5 1 Cleveland Browns / 5th / 152nd pick / 2003
17 Brandon London 24 wr 14 1 210 6-4 Massachusetts 10/16/1984 Rook 0
77 Jake Long* 23 LT 16 16 315 6-7 Michigan 5/9/1985 Rook 11 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 1st pick / 2008
88 David Martin 29 TE 16 7 260 6-4 Tennessee 3/13/1979 7 4 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 198th pick / 2001
73 Evan Mathis 27 7 0 304 6-5 Alabama 11/1/1981 3 1 Carolina Panthers / 3rd / 79th pick / 2005
60 Matt McChesney 27 1 0 290 6-4 Colorado 11/6/1981 3 0
97 Phillip Merling 23 de 16 2 272 6-5 Clemson 8/19/1985 Rook 3 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 32nd pick / 2008
74 Quentin Moses 25 de 12 1 261 6-5 Georgia 11/18/1983 1 1 Oakland Raiders / 3rd / 65th pick / 2007
68 Ikechuku Ndukwe 26 RG 16 15 338 6-4 Northwestern 7/17/1982 2 8
93 Rob Ninkovich 24 1 0 251 6-3 Purdue 2/1/1984 2 0 New Orleans Saints / 5th / 135th pick / 2006
10 Chad Pennington 32 QB 16 16 225 6-3 Marshall 6/26/1976 8 13 New York Jets / 1st / 18th pick / 2000
36 Lousaka Polite 27 fb 11 5 246 6-0 Pittsburgh 9/14/1981 4 1
55 Joey Porter* 31 ROLB 16 16 250 6-2 Colorado St. 3/22/1977 9 13 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1999
98 Matt Roth 26 LOLB 16 14 272 6-4 Iowa 10/14/1982 3 7 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 46th pick / 2005
89 Sean Ryan 28 1 0 254 6-5 Boston Col. 3/27/1980 4 0 Dallas Cowboys / 5th / 144th pick / 2004
64 Samson Satele 24 C 16 16 300 6-3 Hawaii 11/29/1984 1 9 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 60th pick / 2007
65 Justin Smiley 27 LG 12 12 300 6-3 Alabama 11/11/1981 4 6 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 46th pick / 2004
59 Derek Smith 33 1 0 245 6-2 Arizona St. 1/18/1975 11 0 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 80th pick / 1997
96 Paul Soliai 25 14 0 344 6-4 Utah 12/30/1983 1 1 Miami Dolphins / 4th / 108th pick / 2007
94 Randy Starks 25 dt 16 4 312 6-3 Maryland 12/14/1983 4 4 Tennessee Titans / 3rd / 71st pick / 2004
66 Donald Thomas 23 g 1 1 295 6-3 Connecticut 9/25/1985 Rook 1 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 195th pick / 2008
41 Joey Thomas 28 6 0 195 6-1 Washington,Montana St. 8/29/1980 4 1 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 70th pick / 2004
53 Reggie Torbor 27 lb 16 1 254 6-2 Auburn 1/25/1981 4 1 New York Giants / 4th / 97th pick / 2004
50 Erik Walden 23 6 0 238 6-2 Middle Tenn. St. 8/21/1985 Rook 0 Dallas Cowboys / 6th / 167th pick / 2008
18 Ernest Wilford 29 7 0 218 6-4 Virginia Tech 1/14/1979 4 0 Jacksonville Jaguars / 4th / 120th pick / 2004
34 Ricky Williams 31 rb 16 3 226 5-10 Texas 5/21/1977 9 7 New Orleans Saints / 1st / 5th pick / 1999
Team Total 26.4 16 249.0 6-2.4 3.2