New England Patriots at Miami Dolphins 27 to 30

Monday, December 16, 1985, Week 15

The New England Patriots played the Miami Dolphins in Miami on Monday, December 16, 1985, Week 15 of the 1985 season. The Dolphins won by a score of 30-27. The Dolphins and the Patriots split the season series for the 1985 season, each winning one game. With this game, the Patriots finished the season 4-4-0 on the road.


New England Patriots offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
321 199 122 4 19

Coaches

Head Coach: Raymond Berry Assistant Head Coach: Rod Humenuik Defensive Coordinator: Rod Rust Quarterbacks Coach: Les Steckel, John Polonchek Wide Receivers Coach: Les Steckel, Harold Jackson Offensive Line Coach: Rod Humenuik Tight Ends Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Offensive Backfield Coach: Bobby Grier Defensive Line Coach: Ed Khayat Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Ray Hamilton Linebackers Coach: Don Shinnick Defensive Backfield Coach: Jim Carr Special Teams Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Special Assistant to the Head Coach: John Polonchek Strength and Conditioning Coach: Dean Brittenham Pro Scout: John Brunner


Miami Dolphins offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
269 177 92 4 22

Coaches

Head Coach: Don Shula Running Defense Coordinator: Mike Scarry Quarterbacks Coach: David Shula Wide Receivers Coach: David Shula Offensive Line Coach: John Sandusky Offensive Backs Coach: Carl Taseff Defensive Line Coach: Mike Scarry Linebackers Coach: Bob Matheson Secondary Coach: Mel Phillips Defensive Assistant Coach: Chuck Studley Special Teams Coach: Tom Keane Strength and Conditioning Coach: Junior Wade College Scout: Kevin Colbert