1987 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
8-7-0 0-0 5538 3876 1662 37 331 5445 3247 2198 32 314
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The Miami Dolphins' twenty-second season was in 1987, and it was the eighteenth season Don Shula served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 8-7-0, 4-3-0 at home and 4-4-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Troy Stradford was awarded with the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ New England Patriots 21-28
Week 2 @ Indianapolis Colts 23-10
Week 4 @ Seattle Seahawks 20-24
Week 5 Kansas City Chiefs 42-0
Week 6 @ New York Jets 31-37
Week 7 Buffalo Bills 31-34
Week 8 Pittsburgh Steelers 35-24
Week 9 @ Cincinnati Bengals 20-14
Week 10 Indianapolis Colts 21-40
Week 11 @ Dallas Cowboys 20-14
Week 12 @ Buffalo Bills 0-27
Week 13 New York Jets 37-28
Week 14 @ Philadelphia Eagles 28-10
Week 15 Washington Redskins 23-21
Week 16 New England Patriots 10-24

Coaches

Head Coach: Don Shula Assistant Head Coach: David Shula Quarterbacks Coach: David Shula Wide Receivers Coach: David Shula Offensive Line Coach: John Sandusky Tight Ends Coach: Mike Westhoff Offensive Backs Coach: Carl Taseff Linebackers Coach: Chuck Studley Secondary Coach: Mel Phillips Defensive Assistant Coach: Tom Olivadotti Special Teams Coach: Mike Westhoff Strength and Conditioning Coach: Junior Wade College Scout: Kevin Colbert