Cincinnati Bengals at Miami Dolphins 16 to 34

Sunday, December 23, 1973, Divisional Round

The Bengals began their playoff run on the road against the Dolphins on Sunday, December 23, 1973. The Dolphins won, 34-16 and advanced to play Oakland Raiders. The Bengals finished their season 10-4-0 in the regular season, 0-1 in the playoffs.


Cincinnati Bengals offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
194 97 97 1 11

Coaches

Head Coach: Paul Brown Defensive Coordinator: Chuck Weber Quarterbacks Coach: Bill Walsh Wide Receivers Coach: Bill Walsh Offensive Line Coach: Bill Johnson Offensive Backs Coach: Jack Donaldson Defensive Line Coach: Chuck Studley Linebackers Coach: Vince Costello


Miami Dolphins offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
400 159 241 3 27

Coaches

Head Coach: Don Shula Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Bill Arnsparger Offensive Line Coach: Monte Clark Offensive Assistant Coach: Bill McPeak Offensive Backs Coach: Carl Taseff Defensive Line Coach: Mike Scarry Defensive Backs Coach: Tom Keane