1970 Miami Dolphins Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-4
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Don Shula (10-4)
Location: Miami, Florida
1970 Miami Dolphins Roster
1970 Miami Dolphins Results

The Miami Dolphins of the National Football League ended the 1970 season with a record of 10 wins and 4 losses, finishing second in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

Miami racked up 297 points, while the rigid defensive squad conceded 228. Larry Csonka ran for a team-best 874 yards for the Dolphins, while Jim Kiick additionally contributed to the rushing attack.

Bob Griese threw for 2,019 yards. Jim Kiick hauled in 42 passes, while Paul Warfield accumulated 703 receiving yards.

Dick Anderson intercepted 8 errant tosses from the opposition.

Don Shula coached the team. The 1970 Miami Dolphins lost in the Division Playoff.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Bob Griese24514258.020198.2124.9176.9543128272.1
John Stofa531630.22404.535.723.85254549.3
Jim Kiick11100.02525.000.000.02500118.8
Totals29915953.222847.6155.0196.454 36327


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Larry Csonka1938744.553 6
Jim Kiick1916583.456 6
Mercury Morris604096.840 0
Bob Griese26893.416 2
Stan Mitchell8232.90
Larry Seiple22110.524 0
Paul Warfield2136.516 0
John Stofa252.50
Barry Pryor200.00
Hubert Ginn5-1-0.20
Karl Noonan1-9-9.0-9 0
Totals49220824.256 14


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Kiick4249711.847 0
Paul Warfield2870325.154 6
Howard Twilley2228112.823 5
Marv Fleming1820511.436 0
Mercury Morris1214912.450 0
Larry Csonka11948.554 0
Karl Noonan1018618.651 1
Willie Richardson7679.627 1
Stan Mitchell68514.236 1
Larry Seiple2147.00
Jim Mandich133.01
Totals159228414.454 15


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Garo Yepremian3131100.0292275.997
Karl Kremser22100.010.02


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Larry Seiple58239241.267

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jake Scott2729010.777 1
Dick Anderson166.00
Mercury Morris2-1-0.50
Totals302959.877 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mercury Morris2881229.096 1
Jake Scott411729.242 0
Hubert Ginn55911.826 0
Stan Mitchell4358.817 0
Dick Anderson188.00
Larry Seiple252.50
Tim Foley100.00
Dean Brown100.00
Jim Mandich200.00
Totals48103621.696 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Anderson819123.986 0
Jake Scott511222.447 0
Lloyd Mumphord5357.032 1
Curtis Johnson3299.721 0
Dean Brown13232.032 0
Ted Davis11515.015 0
Totals2341418.086 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Garo Yepremian2231097
Paul Warfield0600036
Larry Csonka6000036
Jim Kiick6000036
Howard Twilley500030
Bob Griese200012
Lloyd Mumphord1100012
Jim Mandich100006
Willie Richardson10006
Stan Mitchell0100006
Jake Scott1000006
Karl Noonan010006
Mercury Morris00010006
Karl Kremser0202


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