Game Preview - Miami Dolphins at New England Patriots

Visiting Team:Miami Dolphins (0-0) - Roster, Stats, Results, Transactions
Home Team:New England Patriots (0-0) - Roster, Stats, Results, Transactions
Date:Sunday, September 13, 2020, 1:00 PM EDT
Place:Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, MA
Series History:Miami leads series, 56-53
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The following is a preview of the game between the Miami Dolphins and the New England Patriots to be played on September 13, 2020. Statistics and rankings below are final for the 2019 NFL Regular Season.

Detailed Team Records (2019 Final)

 MiamiNew England
Overall Record5-1112-4
Home Record3-56-2
Away Record2-66-2
Division Record2-45-1
Conference Record4-88-4
Inter-conference Record1-34-0
Strength of Victory37-43 (.463)79-113 (.411)
Strength of Schedule124-132 (.484)120-136 (.469)
Vs. Common Opponents3-911-1
StreakW2L1
Turnover Margin-10+21

Offensive Rankings (2019 Final)

 MiamiNew England
Total Yardage27th (310.0 YPG)15th (354.0 YPG)
Points Scored25th (19.1 PPG)7th (26.2 PPG)
Rushing Yardage32nd (72.2 YPG)18th (106.4 YPG)
Passing Yardage12th (237.8 YPG)8th (247.6 YPG)

Defensive Rankings (2019 Final)

 MiamiNew England
Total Yardage Allowed30th (397.8 YPG)1st (275.9 YPG)
Points Allowed32nd (30.9 PPG)1st (14.1 PPG)
Rushing Yardage Allowed27th (135.4 YPG)6th (95.5 YPG)
Passing Yardage Allowed26th (262.4 YPG)2nd (180.4 YPG)

Statistical Comparison (2019 Final)

OFFENSE
 MiamiNew England
TOTAL POINTS SCORED306420
Total Touchdowns3449
Rushing1017
Passing2225
Returns27
Field Goals23/3027/34
Extra Points29/3039/45
FIRST DOWNS315338
Rushing64110
Passing210197
Penalty4131
Third Down Conversions71-207 (34.3%)87-227 (38.3%)
Fourth Down Conversions13-28 (46.4%)6-15 (40.0%)
TOTAL YARDS GAINED4,9605,664
Rushing Yards1,1561,703
Rushing Yards Per Game72.2106.4
Rushing Attempts349447
Rushing Average3.313.81
Passing Yards (Net)3,8043,961
Attempts-Completions-Pct615-371 (60.3%)620-378 (61.0%)
Times Sacked - Yards Lost58-31328-192
Had Intercepted189
Punts6981
Average Yards45.044.9
Kickoff Returns3626
Kickoff Return Yards796575
Kickoff Return Average22.1122.12
Touchdowns10
Punt Returns2729
Punt Return Yards177233
Punt Return Average6.568.03
Touchdowns00
Penalties-Yards92-76994-828
Fumbles-Lost25-813-6

DEFENSE
 MiamiNew England
OPPONENT POINTS SCORED494225
Total Touchdowns5725
Rushing157
Passing3913
Returns35
Field Goals31/3817/19
Extra Points47/5224/25
OPPONENT FIRST DOWNS361261
Rushing11372
Passing214150
Penalty3439
Third Down Conversions81-194 (41.8%)47-195 (24.1%)
Fourth Down Conversions8-13 (61.5%)8-22 (36.4%)
OPPONENT YARDS GAINED6,3644,414
Opponent Rushing Yards2,1661,528
Rushing Yards Per Game135.495.5
Rushing Attempts485365
Rushing Average4.474.19
Opponent Passing Yards (Net)4,1982,886
Attempts-Completions-Pct545-344 (63.1%)536-303 (56.5%)
Sacks - Opponent Yards Lost23-15547-328
Intercepted by1325
Opponent Punts5786
Average Yards44.744.7
Opponent Kickoff Returns2029
Kickoff Return Yards540607
Kickoff Return Average27.0020.93
Touchdowns10
Opponent Punt Returns2928
Punt Return Yards229175
Punt Return Average7.906.25
Touchdowns00
Opponent Penalties-Yards111-1084107-920
Opponent Fumbles-Recovered17-326-11

2020 NFL Scores - Week 1
Thursday, September 10, 2020
  8:20 PM
Houston --
Kansas City --
Sunday, September 13, 2020
  1:00 PM
Seattle --
Atlanta --
  1:00 PM
Cleveland --
Baltimore --
  1:00 PM
NY Jets --
Buffalo --
  1:00 PM
Las Vegas --
Carolina --
  1:00 PM
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  1:00 PM
Indianapolis --
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  1:00 PM
Green Bay --
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  1:00 PM
Miami --
New England --
  1:00 PM
Philadelphia --
Washington --
  4:05 PM
LA Chargers --
Cincinnati --
  4:25 PM
Tampa Bay --
New Orleans --
  4:25 PM
Arizona --
San Francisco --
  8:20 PM
Dallas --
LA Rams --
Monday, September 14, 2020
  7:15 PM
Pittsburgh --
NY Giants --
  10:10 PM
Tennessee --
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