Miami Dolphins at New England Patriots

November 3, 1996 - Foxboro Stadium, Foxborough, MA
Attendance: 58,942

  1234Total
Miami Dolphins (4-5) 773623
New England Patriots (6-3) 7772142

Scoring Summary

1st QuarterMiaNE
NE TD7:20Curtis Martin 1 run (Adam Vinatieri Kick)0 7
Mia TD13:33Abdul-Karim Al-Jabbar 4 run (Joe Nedney Kick)7 7
2nd QuarterMiaNE
Mia TD7:09Abdul-Karim Al-Jabbar 3 run (Joe Nedney Kick)14 7
NE TD14:56Curtis Martin 1 run (Adam Vinatieri Kick)14 14
3rd QuarterMiaNE
Mia FG3:33FG Joe Nedney 3917 14
NE TD6:43Ben Coates 23 pass from Drew Bledsoe (Adam Vinatieri Kick)17 21
4th QuarterMiaNE
NE TD7:30Ben Coates 84 pass from Drew Bledsoe (Adam Vinatieri Kick)17 28
NE TD9:13Sam Gash 5 pass from Drew Bledsoe (Adam Vinatieri Kick)17 35
NE TD12:24Curtis Martin 2 run (Adam Vinatieri Kick)17 42
Mia TD14:05O.J. McDuffie 29 pass from Craig Erickson23 42

Team Stats

Miami DolphinsNew England Patriots
First downs2228
Rushes - yards33-11521-59
Net Passing Yards315409
Punt Returns2-305-31
Kickoff Returns7-1203-77
Interception Returns2-231-0
Passing (Att - Comp - Int)42-24-141-30-2
Sacked - Yards Lost2-161-10
Punts6-43.85-48.8
Fumbles - Lost2-22-2
Penalties - Yards14-1056-62
Time of Possession35:0824:52

Passing

Miami DolphinsAttCmpYdsYPATDIntLgSackLossRate
Dan Marino34172256.6013421659.1
Craig Erickson8710613.21029t00158.3
New England PatriotsAttCmpYdsYPATDIntLgSackLossRate
Drew Bledsoe413041910.23284t110109.7

Rushing

Miami DolphinsAttYdsAvgLgTDFD
Abdul-Karim Al-Jabbar291043.59152--
Bernie Parmalee11212.00120--
Jerris McPhail122.0020--
Irving Spikes2-3-1.50-10--
New England PatriotsAttYdsAvgLgTDFD
Curtis Martin18532.94373--
David Meggett362.0050--

Receiving

Miami DolphinsRecYdsAvgLgTDFDTarYAC
O.J. McDuffie58416.80341------
Stanley Pritchett4358.75130------
Bernie Parmalee44812.00170------
Abdul-Karim Al-Jabbar3165.3360------
Charles Jordan35016.67270------
Lamar Thomas37123.67340------
Irving Spikes11919.00190------
Troy Drayton188.0080------
New England PatriotsRecYdsAvgLgTDFDTarYAC
Terry Glenn1011211.20200------
Ben Coates513527.0084t2------
David Meggett33411.33160------
Troy Brown33010.00120------
Curtis Martin25628.00410------
Sam Gash263.005t1------
Keith Byars22211.00130------
Shawn Jefferson2136.5070------
Hason Graham11111.00110------

Kickoff Returns

Miami DolphinsNumYdsAvgFCLgTD
Irving Spikes36521.670260
Charles Jordan23819.000200
Randal Hill100.00000
Zach Thomas11717.000170
New England PatriotsNumYdsAvgFCLgTD
David Meggett37725.670360

Punt Returns

Miami DolphinsNumYdsAvgFCLgTD
O.J. McDuffie23015.002190
New England PatriotsNumYdsAvgFCLgTD
David Meggett5316.200140

Punting

Miami DolphinsPuntsYdsAvgLgTBIn20BlkNetRetRYds
John Kidd626343.85102038.7531
New England PatriotsPuntsYdsAvgLgTBIn20BlkNetRetRYds
Tom Tupa524448.85402042.8230

Kicking

Miami DolphinsPATFG0-1920-2930-3940-4950+LgMissPts
Joe Nedney2/21/20/00/01/10/10/039455
New England PatriotsPATFG0-1920-2930-3940-4950+LgMissPts
Adam Vinatieri6/60/00/00/00/00/00/00--6

Defense

Miami DolphinsIntYdsAvgLgTDSackYdsL
Terrell Buckley188.00800.00.0
Shawn Wooden11515.001500.00.0
Daniel Stubbs000.00001.010.0
New England PatriotsIntYdsAvgLgTDSackYdsL
Jimmy Hitchcock100.00000.00.0
Willie McGinest000.00002.016.0

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Arizona 8
NY Giants 16
Boxscore F
Carolina 17
Atlanta 20
Boxscore F
Cincinnati 24
Baltimore 21
Boxscore F
Detroit 18
Green Bay 28
Boxscore F
Kansas City 21
Minnesota 6
Boxscore F
Philadelphia 31
Dallas 21
Boxscore F
St. Louis 6
Pittsburgh 42
Boxscore F
San Diego 26
Indianapolis 19
Boxscore F
Tampa Bay 10
Chicago 13
Boxscore F
Houston 16
Seattle 23
Boxscore F
Miami 23
New England 42
Boxscore F
Washington 13
Buffalo 38
Boxscore F
San Francisco 24
New Orleans 17
Boxscore F
Monday, November 4, 1996
Denver 22
Oakland 21
Boxscore F