2016 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
10-6-0 0-1 6763 4532 2231 31 364 7719 4806 2913 36 439
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The Miami Dolphins' fifty-first season was in 2016, playing their home games at Sun Life Stadium. During the offseason they hired Adam Gase to lead the team. Gase previously was the offensive coordinator of the Chicago Bears and had thirteen years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the year 10-6-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Pittsburgh Steelers 30-12.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ New York Giants 27-10
Preaseason Week 2 @ Dallas Cowboys 14-41
Preaseason Week 3 vs. Atlanta Falcons 17-6
Preaseason Week 4 Tennessee Titans 10-21
Week 1 @ Seattle Seahawks 10-12
Week 2 @ New England Patriots 24-31
Week 3 Cleveland Browns 30-24
Week 4 @ Cincinnati Bengals 7-22
Week 5 Tennessee Titans 17-30
Week 6 Pittsburgh Steelers 30-15
Week 7 Buffalo Bills 28-25
Week 8 Bye Week
Week 9 New York Jets 27-23
Week 10 @ San Diego Chargers 31-24
Week 11 @ Los Angeles Rams 14-10
Week 12 San Francisco 49ers 31-24
Week 13 @ Baltimore Ravens 6-38
Week 14 Arizona Cardinals 26-23
Week 15 @ New York Jets 34-13
Week 16 @ Buffalo Bills 34-31
Week 17 New England Patriots 14-35


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Pittsburgh Steelers 12-30


Head Coach: Adam Gase Assistant Head Coach: Darren Rizzi Offensive Coordinator: Clyde Christensen Defensive Coordinator: Vance Joseph Special Teams Coordinator: Darren Rizzi Quarterbacks Coach: Bo Hardegree Wide Receivers Coach: Shawn Jefferson Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Ben Johnson Offensive Line Coach: Chris Foerster Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Jeremiah Washburn Running Backs Coach: Danny Barrett Tight Ends Coach: Shane Day Defensive Line Coach: Terrell Williams Linebackers Coach: Matt Burke Assistant Linebackers Coach: Charlie Bullen Defensive Backs Coach: Lou Anarumo Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Daronte Jones Senior Defensive Assistant Coach: Jim Washburn Pass Rush Specialist: Jim Washburn Assistant Special Teams Coach: Marwan Maalouf Defensive Quality Control Coach: Rusty McKinney Offensive Quality Control Coach: Chris Kuper Assistant to the Head Coach: Jay Kaiser Sports Performance Director: Wayne Diesel Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Dave Puloka Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Ted Rath, Jim Arthur General Manager: Chris Grier Director of College Scouting: Adam Engroff Director of Player Personnel: Anthony Hunt Football Operations Consultant: Ryan Condon Director of Analytics: Dennis Lock Head of Applied Innovations: Michael Wahle Director of Football Analytics: Dennis Lock Football Analyst: Tom Pasquali Football Research Analyst: Brian Fleury Senior Scout: Terry Bradway Team Nutritionist: Mary Ellen Kelly Sports Science Manager: David Regan Assistant Athletic Trainer: Troy Maurer, Naohisa Inoue Special Teams Intern: Phil Galiano