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1973 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
12-2-0 3-3 5054 1830 3224 32 284 3949 1682 2267 33 235
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The Miami Dolphins' eighth was in 1973, and it was the third season Don Shula served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 12-2-0 in the regular season and 3-0 in the playoffs eventually winning the NFL championship against the Minnesota Vikings 24-7, the team's second championship win. At the end of the season Larry Csonka earned Super Bowl Most Valuable Player and Dick Anderson earned AP Defensive Player of the Year.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 21-13
Week 2 @ 7-12
Week 3 44-23
Week 4 31-3
Week 5 @ 17-9
Week 6 27-6
Week 7 @ 30-14
Week 8 @ 24-14
Week 9 44-0
Week 10 @ 17-0
Week 11 @ 14-7
Week 12 30-26
Week 13 @ 3-16
Week 14 34-7

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Cincinnati Bengals 34-16
Conference Championship Oakland Raiders 27-10
Super Bowl vs. Minnesota Vikings 24-7

Coaches

Head Coach: Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Offensive Line Coach: Offensive Assistant Coach: Offensive Backs Coach: Defensive Line Coach: Defensive Backs Coach: