The New England Patriots decisively defeated the Miami Dolphins, 17 to 3, in the 1997 AFC Wild Card game on December 28, 1997.

Final

MIA

3

NE

17

Team

MIA

NE

1

0

0

2

0

7

3

0

10

4

3

0

Total

3

17

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd quarter

MIA

NE

Patriots

Troy Brown 24-yard pass from Drew Bledsoe (Adam Vinatieri kick)

0

7

3rd quarter

MIA

NE

Patriots

Todd Collins 40-yard interception return (Adam Vinatieri kick)

0

14

Patriots

Adam Vinatieri 22-yard field goal

0

17

4th quarter

MIA

NE

Dolphins

Olindo Mare 38-yard field goal

3

17