The Miami Dolphins defeated the Dallas Cowboys, 28 to 21, on December 17, 1984.

1984 Miami Dolphins

Final

DAL

Cowboys

9-7-0

21

MIA

Dolphins

14-2-0

28

1

0

0

2

0

7

3

7

7

4

14

14

Total

21

28

2nd quarter

DAL

MIA

Dolphins

Mark Clayton 41-yard pass from Dan Marino (Uwe von Schamann kick)

0

7

3rd quarter

DAL

MIA

Dolphins

Bruce Hardy 3-yard pass from Dan Marino (Uwe von Schamann kick)

0

14

Cowboys

Timmy Newsome 1-yard run (Rafael Septien kick)

7

14

4th quarter

DAL

MIA

Cowboys

Timmy Newsome 4-yard run (Rafael Septien kick)

14

14

Dolphins

Mark Clayton 39-yard pass from Dan Marino (Uwe von Schamann kick)

14

21

Cowboys

Tony Hill 66-yard pass from Danny White (Rafael Septien kick)

21

21

Dolphins

Mark Clayton 63-yard pass from Dan Marino (Uwe von Schamann kick)

21

28

Cowboys

Dolphins

1st Downs

21

17

Passing 1st Downs

12

13

Rushing 1st Downs

6

2

1st downs from penalties

3

2

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

66

67

Total Yards

316

389

Yards per play

4.8

5.8

Passing

226

328

Comp - Att

20 - 35

23 - 40

Yards per pass

5.9

8

Interceptions thrown

2

2

Sacks - Yards lost

3 - 20

1 - 12

Rushing

90

61

Rushing Attempts

28

26

Yards per rush

3.2

2.3

Penalties

4

3

Turnovers

2

3

Fumbles lost

0

1

Interceptions

2

2

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Danny White 20 34 246 7.2 1 2 3 66.5
Ron Springs 0 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 39.6
Team 20 35 226 7.0 1 2 3 64.7

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Tony Dorsett 19 58 3.1 0
Timmy Newsome 6 20 3.3 2
Tony Hill 1 7 7.0 0
Ron Springs 1 5 5.0 0
Danny White 1 0 0.0 0
Team 28 90 3.2 2

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Tony Hill 6 115 19.2 1
Doug Cosbie 5 83 16.6 0
Tony Dorsett 6 28 4.7 0
Timmy Newsome 2 13 6.5 0
Mike Renfro 1 7 7.0 0
Team 20 246 7.0 1 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 2 0 1

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Randy White 1.0
Team 1.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Rafael Septien 0 0 3 3
Team 0 0 3 3

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Danny White 7 279 39.9
Team 7 279 39.9

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Gary Allen 3 66 22.0 0
Chuck McSwain 1 20 20.0 0
Team 4 86 21.5 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Gary Allen 2 32 16.0 0
Team 2 32 16.0 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Dan Marino 23 40 340 8.5 4 2 1 97.9
Team 23 40 328 8.5 4 2 1 97.9

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Tony Nathan 13 39 3.0 0
Woody Bennett 7 14 2.0 0
Joe Carter 3 9 3.0 0
Pete Johnson 1 2 2.0 0
Dan Marino 2 -3 -1.5 0
Team 26 61 2.3 0

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Mark Clayton 4 150 37.5 3
Mark Duper 4 57 14.3 0
Nat Moore 3 47 15.7 0
Tony Nathan 7 46 6.6 0
Bruce Hardy 3 25 8.3 1
Jimmy Cefalo 1 11 11.0 0
Woody Bennett 1 4 4.0 0
Team 23 340 8.5 4 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 3 1 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Doug Betters 2.0
Mark Brown 1.0
Team 3.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Uwe von Schamann 0 0 4 4
Team 0 0 4 4

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Reggie Roby 5 227 45.4
Team 5 227 45.4

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Fulton Walker 2 42 21.0 0
Mike Kozlowski 1 11 11.0 0
Team 3 53 17.7 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Fulton Walker 1 6 6.0 0
Team 1 6 6.0 0

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PASS

4,624

Tagovailoa

Tua Tagovailoa

RUSH

1,012

Mostert

Raheem Mostert

REC

1,799

Hill

Tyreek Hill

Team Rankings

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PPG

29.2

2nd

OPP PPG

23.0

22nd

RUSH YDS/G

135.8

6th

PASS YDS/G

276.4

2nd

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TEAM W L T PCT
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
Jets Jets
7 10 0 .412
Patriots Patriots
4 13 0 .235

Last Game

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KC Chiefs

1-0-0

26

Final

7

MIA Dolphins

0-1-0

Sat 13 Jan 2024

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AFC North W L T PCT
1
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
2
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
AFC East W L T PCT
1
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
2
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
AFC West W L T PCT
1
Chiefs Chiefs
11 6 0 .647
2
Raiders Raiders
8 9 0 .471
AFC South W L T PCT
1
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
2
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
NFC North W L T PCT
1
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
2
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
NFC West W L T PCT
1
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
2
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
NFC East W L T PCT
1
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
2
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
NFC South W L T PCT
1
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
2
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529