Houston Oilers at Miami Dolphins 13 to 34

Sunday, September 24, 1972, Week 2

The Houston Oilers played the Miami Dolphins in Miami on Sunday, September 24, 1972, Week 2 of the 1972 season. The Dolphins won by a score of 34-13. The Dolphins totaled the most first downs in a game during the 1972 season with 30 downs.


Houston Oilers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
167 104 63 3 7

Coaches

Head Coach: Bill Peterson Quarterbacks Coach: Dan Henning Wide Receivers Coach: Dan Henning Offensive Line Coach: Joe Madro Offensive Backs Coach: Don Breaux Defensive Line Coach: Jerry Smith Linebackers Coach: Larry Peccatiello Defensive Backs Coach: Jackie Simpson Special Assignments: King Hill


Miami Dolphins offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
435 161 274 4 30

Coaches

Head Coach: Don Shula Wide Receivers Coach: Howard Schnellenberger Offensive Line Coach: Monte Clark Offensive Assistant Coach: Howard Schnellenberger Offensive Backs Coach: Carl Taseff Defensive Line Coach: Mike Scarry Linebackers Coach: Bill Arnsparger Defensive Backs Coach: Tom Keane Defensive Assistant Coach: Bill Arnsparger