Team Statistics

  1972 Miami Opponent
First Downs 172 254
Third Down Efficiency 33-140-24% 67-161-42%
Fourth Down Efficiency 9-22-41% 9-13-69%
Total Net Yards Rushing 1536 1389
Total Rushes 370 370
Average Per Rush 4.2 3.8
Passes Completed-Attempted 153/291 (52.6%) 262/425 (61.6%)
Net Yards Passing 1609 2773
Avg Yards Per Pass 5.8 7.0
Sacked—Yards Lost 15/88 27/183
Punts—Average 44/41.8 38/43.6
Punts Received—Return Yardage 18/151 27/89
Kickoffs—Returns 56/1314 35/754
Interceptions—Returns 18/300 15/190
Penalties—Yards 65/505 63/522
Total Fumbles/Fumbles Lost 26/12 29/16
Time of Possession 328 mins 59 secs 391 mins 1 secs

Passing Stats

 
Att
Comp
Yds
Comp %
Yds/Att
TD
TD %
INT
INT %
Long
Sack Rating
Earl Morrall 198 105 1212 53.0 6.1 6 3.0 12 6.1 46 10/55 56.6
Bob Griese 93 48 485 51.6 5.2 4 4.3 3 3.2 31 5/33 67.7

Rushing Stats

 
No
Yds
Avg
Long
TD
2 Pt Conv
Larry Csonka 206 908 4.4 44 8 0
Mercury Morris 117 481 4.1 22 2 0
Jim Kiick 33 129 3.9 15 0 0
Earl Morrall 12 19 1.6 8 0 0
Bob Griese 2 -1 -0.5 0 0 0

Receiving Stats

  No Yds Avg Long TD 2 Pt Conv
Paul Warfield 39 597 15.3 46 5 0
Howard Twilley 27 315 11.7 44 1 0
Marlin Briscoe 21 144 6.9 16 1 0
Jim Kiick 18 154 8.6 15 0 0
Marv Fleming 18 193 10.7 31 1 0
Mercury Morris 11 113 10.3 18 1 0
Larry Csonka 8 74 9.3 14 0 0
Otto Stowe 8 80 10.0 23 1 0
Jim Mandich 3 27 9.0 10 0 0

Field Goals

  1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Totals % Made
Garo Yepremian 2/2 5/6 10/11 5/8 0/6 22/33 66.7

Punting

 
No
Avg
Net
Tb
Inside 20
Long
Blocked
Larry Seiple 44 41.8 39.3 1 14 62 0

Kickoff Returns

 
No
Yds
Avg
Long
TD
Mercury Morris 34 776 22.8 33 0
Charlie Leigh 22 538 24.5 45 0

Punt Returns

 
Ret
FC
Yds
Avg
Long
TD
Charlie Leigh 9 3 109 12.1 38 0
Jake Scott 9 2 42 4.7 12 0

Individual Defense

 
Tackles
Sacks
Fum Rec
Nick Buoniconti 116 2 5
Doug Swift 74 1 1
Mike Kolen 65 0 4
Tim Foley 55 0 0
Dick Anderson 53 1 0
Curtis Johnson 48 2 0
Jake Scott 44 2 0
Vern Den Herder 40 11 1
Bob Heinz 34 0 1
Manny Fernandez 34 3 1
Bill Stanfill 28 5 3
Lloyd Mumphord 14 0 1
Charlie Babb 3 0 0
Bob Matheson 2 0 0
Earl Morrall 0 0 1
Marv Fleming 0 0 1
Norm Evans 0 0 2
Otto Stowe 0 0 1
Larry Little 0 0 1
Bob Kuechenberg 0 0 2
Larry Csonka 0 0 1
Charlie Leigh 0 0 1
Mercury Morris 0 0 3

Interceptions

 
No
Yds
Avg
Long
TD
Jake Scott 5 115 23.0 65 1
Mike Kolen 2 27 13.5 15 0
Tim Foley 2 12 6.0 12 0
Curtis Johnson 2 62 31.0 37 1
Doug Swift 2 22 11.0 22 0
Dick Anderson 1 4 4.0 4 0
Charlie Babb 1 20 20.0 20 0
Nick Buoniconti 1 13 13.0 13 0
Manny Fernandez 1 25 25.0 25 0
Lloyd Mumphord 1 0 0.0 0 0