The New England Patriots decisively defeated the Miami Dolphins, 34 to 24, on September 15, 1974.

Final

MIA

24

NE

34

Team

MIA

NE

1

0

7

2

10

17

3

7

7

4

7

3

Total

24

34

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

MIA

NE

Patriots

Mack Herron 14-yard run (John Smith kick)

0

7

2nd quarter

MIA

NE

Dolphins

Larry Csonka 1-yard run (Garo Yepremian kick)

7

7

Patriots

Reggie Rucker 13-yard pass from Jim Plunkett (John Smith kick)

7

14

Patriots

John Smith 21-yard field goal

7

17

Patriots

Jim Plunkett 5-yard run (John Smith kick)

7

24

Dolphins

Garo Yepremian 33-yard field goal

10

24

3rd quarter

MIA

NE

Patriots

Sam Cunningham 13-yard run (John Smith kick)

10

31

Dolphins

Marlin Briscoe 13-yard pass from Bob Griese (Garo Yepremian kick)

17

31

4th quarter

MIA

NE

Dolphins

Larry Csonka 3-yard run (Garo Yepremian kick)

24

31

Patriots

John Smith 26-yard field goal

24

34