1980 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
8-8-0 0-0 4564 2688 1876 42 284 5224 3206 2018 45 309
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The Miami Dolphins' fifteenth season was in 1980, and it was the eleventh season Don Shula served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 8-8-0, 5-3-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Buffalo Bills 7-17
Week 2 Cincinnati Bengals 17-16
Week 3 @ Atlanta Falcons 20-17
Week 4 New Orleans Saints 21-16
Week 5 Baltimore Colts 17-30
Week 6 @ New England Patriots 0-34
Week 7 Buffalo Bills 17-14
Week 8 @ New York Jets 14-17
Week 9 @ Oakland Raiders 10-16
Week 10 @ Los Angeles Rams 35-14
Week 11 San Francisco 49ers 17-13
Week 12 San Diego Chargers 24-27
Week 13 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 10-23
Week 14 New England Patriots 16-13
Week 15 @ Baltimore Colts 24-14
Week 16 New York Jets 17-24

Coaches

Head Coach: Don Shula Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Bill Arnsparger Running Game Coordinator: John Sandusky Running Defense Coordinator: Mike Scarry Quarterbacks Coach: Dan Henning Wide Receivers Coach: Dan Henning Offensive Line Coach: John Sandusky Offensive Backs Coach: Carl Taseff Defensive Line Coach: Mike Scarry Linebackers Coach: Steve Crosby Defensive Backs Coach: Tom Keane Special Teams Coach: Steve Crosby, Carl Taseff Punting Coach: Tom Keane