Miami Dolphins at New England Patriots

November 23, 1998

Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Miami Dolphins 7 7 3 6 23
New England Patriots 7 3 6 10 26

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
6:43 Mia TD Oronde Gadsden 35 pass from Dan Marino (Olindo Mare Kick) Mia 7, NE 0
10:33 NE TD Ben Coates 8 pass from Drew Bledsoe (Adam Vinatieri Kick) NE 7, Mia 7
2nd Quarter
7:55 Mia TD Oronde Gadsden 11 pass from Dan Marino (Olindo Mare Kick) Mia 14, NE 7
13:52 NE FG FG Adam Vinatieri 25 Mia 14, NE 10
3rd Quarter
5:58 NE FG FG Adam Vinatieri 44 Mia 14, NE 13
10:20 Mia FG FG Olindo Mare 21 Mia 17, NE 13
14:29 NE FG FG Adam Vinatieri 45 Mia 17, NE 16
4th Quarter
5:59 NE FG FG Adam Vinatieri 24 NE 19, Mia 17
11:38 Mia TD Abdul-Karim Al-Jabbar 4 run (Pass Failed) Mia 23, NE 19
14:31 NE TD Shawn Jefferson 25 pass from Drew Bledsoe (Adam Vinatieri Kick) NE 26, Mia 23

Attendance: 58,729
Missed Field Goals: None

Team Statistics
  Miami Dolphins New England Patriots
First downs 17 21
Rushes - yards 19 - 33 19 - 41
Passing 289 414
Punt returns 1 - 9 1 - 7
Kickoff returns 7 - 161 3 - 61
Interception returns 2 - 58 1 - 0
Pass attempts - Completions - Had Intercepted 24 - 38 - 1 28 - 54 - 2
Sacked - yards lost 0 - 0 1 - 9
Punts 5 - 43.2 2 - 43.5
Fumbles - lost 0 - 0 0 - 0
Penalties - yards 7 - 46 10 - 97
Time of possession 27:17 32:43

Passing
Miami Dolphins Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Dan Marino 38 24 289 7.61 2 1 46 0 0 93.0
New England Patriots Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Drew Bledsoe 54 28 423 7.83 2 2 49 1 9 74.8

Rushing
Miami Dolphins Att Yds Avg Lg TD
John Avery 8 18 2.2 9 0
Abdul-Karim Al-Jabbar 10 10 1.0 6 1
Bernie Parmalee 1 5 5.0 5 0
New England Patriots Att Yds Avg Lg TD
Robert Edwards 14 24 1.7 11 0
Drew Bledsoe 3 18 6.0 10 0
Derrick Cullors 1 0 0.0 0 0
Sedrick Shaw 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0

Receiving
Miami Dolphins Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
O.J. McDuffie 8 86 10.8 17 0
Troy Drayton 4 51 12.8 26 0
Oronde Gadsden 3 49 16.3 35t 2
Stanley Pritchett 3 28 9.3 24 0
Ed Perry 2 59 29.5 46 0
Bernie Parmalee 2 4 2.0 4 0
John Avery 1 8 8.0 8 0
Abdul-Karim Al-Jabbar 1 4 4.0 4 0
New England Patriots Rec Yds Avg Lg TD
Ben Coates 9 78 8.7 18 1
Terry Glenn 7 66 9.4 21 0
Shawn Jefferson 6 131 21.8 38 1
Tony Simmons 4 53 13.2 17 0
Tony Carter 1 49 49.0 49 0
Robert Edwards 1 46 46.0 46 0

Kickoff Returns
Miami Dolphins Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
John Avery 6 158 26.3 0 37 0
Brock Marion 1 3 3.0 0 3 0
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Derrick Cullors 2 49 24.5 0 35 0
Chris Canty 1 12 12.0 0 12 0

Punt Returns
Miami Dolphins Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Terrell Buckley 1 9 9.0 0 9 0
O.J. McDuffie 0 0 0.0 1 0 0
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Chris Canty 1 7 7.0 1 7 0

Punting
Miami Dolphins Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Klaus Wilmsmeyer 5 216 43.2 56 0 2 0 41.8 1 7
New England Patriots Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Tom Tupa 2 87 43.5 44 0 1 0 39.0 1 9

Defense
Miami Dolphins Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Sam Madison 0.0 0.0 2 58 29.0 31 0
Lorenzo Bromell 1.0 9.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
New England Patriots Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Steve Israel 0.0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0 0

1998 NFL Scoreboard - Week 12
Sunday, November 22, 1998
Philadelphia 0
NY Giants 20
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Seattle 22
Dallas 30
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Chicago 13
Atlanta 20
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Indianapolis 11
Buffalo 34
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Arizona 45
Washington 42
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Detroit 28
Tampa Bay 25
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Jacksonville 15
Pittsburgh 30
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Green Bay 14
Minnesota 28
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Carolina 24
St. Louis 20
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Baltimore 20
Cincinnati 13
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NY Jets 24
Tennessee 3
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Oakland 14
Denver 40
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Kansas City 37
San Diego 38
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New Orleans 20
San Francisco 31
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Monday, November 23, 1998
Miami 23
New England 26
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