1976 Miami Dolphins Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 6-8
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Don Shula (6-8)
Location: Miami, Florida
1976 Miami Dolphins Roster
1976 Miami Dolphins Results

The Miami Dolphins of the National Football League ended the 1976 season with a record of 6 wins and 8 losses, finishing third in the NFL's East Division of the American Football Conference.

The Dolphins scored 263 points, but the defensive squad surrendered 264. Benny Malone ran for a team-best 797 yards for Miami.

Bob Griese threw for 2,097 yards. Nat Moore paced all receivers, hauling in 33 passes for 625 yards. Freddie Solomon contributed to the receiving game also.

Ken Ellis, Bob Matheson, Charlie Babb and Jeris White each intercepted 2 opponent throws.

Don Shula coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Bob Griese27216259.620977.7114.0124.4473026678.9
Don Strock472144.73597.636.424.35344174.7
Earl Morrall261038.51485.713.813.86732954.6
Freddie Solomon100.
Totals34619355.826047.5154.3154.367 37336


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Benny Malone1867974.331 4
Norm Bulaich1225404.435 4
Stan Winfrey522053.913 1
Don Nottingham631852.913 3
Gary Davis311605.257 1
Bob Griese231084.726 0
Freddie Solomon46015.059 1
Nat Moore4369.021 0
Larry Seiple3144.70
Don Strock2136.511 1
Clayton Heath100.00
Totals49121184.359 15


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Nat Moore3362518.967 4
Norm Bulaich281515.425 0
Freddie Solomon2745316.853 2
Duriel Harris2237216.944 1
Jim Mandich2226011.831 4
Howard Twilley1421415.339 1
Andre Tillman1313010.016 1
Larry Seiple1013813.825 1
Benny Malone910311.436 0
Stan Winfrey6559.216 1
Don Nottingham4338.229 0
Loaird McCreary25125.530 0
Gary Davis284.00
Mike Holmes11111.011 0
Totals193260413.567 15


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Garo Yepremian312993.5231669.677


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Larry Seiple62236638.256

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Freddie Solomon1320515.879 1
Duriel Harris9798.816 0
Nat Moore8729.023 0
Charlie Babb33812.725 0
Dick Anderson22110.511 0
Totals3541511.979 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gary Davis2661723.747 0
Duriel Harris1755932.969 0
Don Nottingham610717.821 0
Nat Moore22814.028 0
Stan Winfrey22412.013 0
Freddie Solomon11212.012 0
Andre Tillman100.00
Totals55134724.569 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ken Ellis24020.040 0
Bob Matheson23417.034 0
Charlie Babb22010.020 0
Jeris White242.00
Dick Anderson13232.032 0
Curtis Johnson11414.014 0
Bryant Salter100.00
Totals1114413.140 0

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 Yepremian1629077
Freddie Solomon121000024
Jim Mandich400024
Norm Bulaich4000024
Nat Moore040000024
Benny Malone4000024
Don Nottingham30000018
Stan Winfrey11000012
Duriel Harris1000006
Andre Tillman100006
Don Strock10006
Howard Twilley10006
Gary Davis1000006
Larry Seiple010006


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