1984 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
14-2-0 2-1 8224 6004 2220 34 456 6679 4119 2560 43 375
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The Miami Dolphins' nineteenth season was in 1984, and it was the fifteenth season Don Shula served as the head coach of the team. The Dolphins played their home games at Miami Orange Bowl. They finished the year 14-2-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC East, and 2-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the San Francisco 49ers 38-16. At the end of the season, Dan Marino was awarded with the AP Offensive Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Washington Redskins 35-17
Week 2 New England Patriots 28-7
Week 3 @ Buffalo Bills 21-17
Week 4 Indianapolis Colts 44-7
Week 5 @ St. Louis Cardinals 36-28
Week 6 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 31-7
Week 7 Houston Oilers 28-10
Week 8 @ New England Patriots 44-24
Week 9 Buffalo Bills 38-7
Week 10 @ New York Jets 31-17
Week 11 Philadelphia Eagles 24-23
Week 12 @ San Diego Chargers 28-34
Week 13 New York Jets 28-17
Week 14 Los Angeles Raiders 34-45
Week 15 @ Indianapolis Colts 35-17
Week 16 Dallas Cowboys 28-21


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Seattle Seahawks 31-10
Conference Championship Pittsburgh Steelers 45-28
Super Bowl vs. San Francisco 49ers 16-38

1984 Miami Dolphins Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Don Shula Running Defense Coordinator: Mike Scarry Wide Receivers Coach: David Shula Offensive Line Coach: John Sandusky Offensive Backs Coach: Carl Taseff Defensive Line Coach: Mike Scarry Linebackers Coach: Bob Matheson Defensive Backs Coach: Tom Keane Defensive Assistant Coach: Chuck Studley Special Teams Coach: Bob Matheson Punting Coach: Tom Keane Strength and Flexibility: Junior Wade