Miami Dolphins at Boston Patriots 14 to 27

Sunday, September 20, 1970, Week 1

The Miami Dolphins played the Boston Patriots in Boston on Sunday, September 20, 1970, Week 1 of the 1970 season. The Patriots won by a score of 27-14.


Miami Dolphins offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
214 119 95 3 15

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


Boston Patriots offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
301 117 184 1 18

Coaches

Head Coach: Clive Rush Wide Receivers Coach: Jerry Stoltz Offensive Line Coach: Bruce Beatty Offensive Backfield Coach: John Mazur Linebackers Coach: John Meyer Defensive Backfield Coach: Bill Elias General Manager: George Sauer