2005 Miami Dolphins schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
9-7-0 0-0 5198 3300 1898 30 274 5078 3307 1771 31 319
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The Miami Dolphins' fortieth season was in 2005, playing their home games at Dolphins Stadium. During the offseason they hired Nick Saban to lead the team. Saban previously was the defensive coordinator of the Cleveland Browns in 1994 and has a total of six years of coaching in the NFL. They finished the season 9-7-0, 5-3-0 at home and 4-4-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Denver Broncos 34-10
Week 2 @ New York Jets 7-17
Week 3 Carolina Panthers 27-24
Week 5 @ Buffalo Bills 14-20
Week 6 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 13-27
Week 7 Kansas City Chiefs 20-30
Week 8 @ New Orleans Saints 21-6
Week 9 Atlanta Falcons 10-17
Week 10 New England Patriots 16-23
Week 11 @ Cleveland Browns 0-22
Week 12 @ Oakland Raiders 33-21
Week 13 Buffalo Bills 24-23
Week 14 @ San Diego Chargers 23-21
Week 15 New York Jets 24-20
Week 16 Tennessee Titans 24-10
Week 17 @ New England Patriots 28-26

2005 Miami Dolphins Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Nick Saban Assistant Head Coach: Charlie Baggett Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Will Muschamp Offensive Coordinator: Scott Linehan Defensive Coordinator: Richard Smith Quarterbacks Coach: Jason Garrett Wide Receivers Coach: Charlie Baggett Offensive Line Coach: Hudson Houck Running Backs Coach: Bobby Williams Tight Ends Coach: Derek Dooley Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Tim Davis Offensive Assistant Coach: James Coley Offensive Quality Control Coach: Judd Garrett Defensive Line Coach: Dan Quinn Linebackers Coach: George Edwards Secondary Coach: Mel Phillips Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Travis Jones Pass Rush Consultant: Joe Kim Defensive Quality Control Coach: Glenn Pires, Chad Walker Special Teams Coach: Keith Armstrong Special Teams Assistant Coach: Dameyune Craig Strength and Conditioning Coach: John Gamble Associate Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bert Hill Strength Assistant: Eric Fears General Manager: Randy Mueller Director of Player Development: John Gamble Regional Scout: Anthony Hunt Assistant Athletic Trainer: Troy Maurer