The Miami Dolphins were easily defeated by the New England Patriots, 31 to 14, in the 1985 AFC Championship game on January 12, 1986.

Final

NE

31

MIA

14

Team

NE

MIA

1

3

0

2

14

7

3

7

0

4

7

7

Total

31

14

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

NE

MIA

Patriots

Tony Franklin 23-yard field goal

3

0

2nd quarter

NE

MIA

Dolphins

Dan Johnson 10-yard pass from Dan Marino (Fuad Reveiz kick)

3

7

Patriots

Tony Collins 4-yard pass from Tony Eason (Tony Franklin kick)

10

7

Patriots

Derrick Ramsey 1-yard pass from Tony Eason (Tony Franklin kick)

17

7

3rd quarter

NE

MIA

Patriots

Robert Weathers 2-yard pass from Tony Eason (Tony Franklin kick)

24

7

4th quarter

NE

MIA

Dolphins

Tony Nathan 10-yard pass from Dan Marino (Fuad Reveiz kick)

24

14

Patriots

Mosi Tatupu 1-yard run (Tony Franklin kick)

31

14