1976 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
6-8-0 0-0 4386 2268 2118 23 267 5081 2670 2411 29 268
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The Miami Dolphins' eleventh season was in 1976, and it was the seventh season Don Shula served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 6-8-0, 3-4-0 at home and 3-4-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Buffalo Bills 30-21
Week 2 @ New England Patriots 14-30
Week 3 New York Jets 16-0
Week 4 Los Angeles Rams 28-31
Week 5 @ Baltimore Colts 14-28
Week 6 Kansas City Chiefs 17-20
Week 7 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23-20
Week 8 New England Patriots 10-3
Week 9 @ New York Jets 27-7
Week 10 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 3-14
Week 11 Baltimore Colts 16-17
Week 12 @ Cleveland Browns 13-17
Week 13 Buffalo Bills 45-27
Week 14 Minnesota Vikings 7-29

Coaches

Head Coach: Don Shula Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Bill Arnsparger Running Game Coordinator: John Sandusky Passing Game Coordinator: Howard Schnellenberger Passing Defense Coordinator: Don Doll Running Defense Coordinator: Mike Scarry Wide Receivers Coach: Howard Schnellenberger Offensive Line Coach: John Sandusky Offensive Assistant Coach: Howard Schnellenberger Offensive Backs Coach: Carl Taseff Defensive Line Coach: Mike Scarry Linebackers Coach: Don Doll Defensive Backs Coach: Tom Keane Special Teams Coach: Carl Taseff Punting Coach: Tom Keane