1968 Miami Dolphins season

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The 1968 Miami Dolphins season was the team's third in the American Football League.

1968 Miami Dolphins season
Head coach George Wilson
Home field Miami Orange Bowl
Results
Record 5–8–1
Division place 3rd AFL Eastern
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1967 1969 >

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Round Pick Player Position School
1

Regular season[edit]

Season schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Record Attendance
1 Bye
2 September 14, 1968 Houston Oilers L 24–10 0–1–0
38,097
3 September 21, 1968 Oakland Raiders L 47–21 0–2–0
28,751
4 September 28, 1968 Kansas City Chiefs L 48–3 0–3–0
27,732
5 October 6, 1968 at Houston Oilers W 24–7 1–3–0
35,424
6 October 12, 1968 Buffalo Bills T 14–14 1–3–1
28,559
7 October 20, 1968 at Cincinnati Bengals W 24–22 2–3–1
25,076
8 October 27, 1968 at Denver Broncos L 21–14 2–4–1
43,411
9 November 3, 1968 at San Diego Chargers L 34–28 2–5–1
31,686
10 November 10, 1968 at Buffalo Bills W 21–17 3–5–1
28,399
11 November 17, 1968 Cincinnati Bengals L 38–21 3–6–1
30,304
12 November 24, 1968 at Boston Patriots W 34–10 4–6–1
13,646
13 December 1, 1968 at New York Jets L 35–17 4–7–1
60,207
14 December 8, 1968 Boston Patriots W 38–7 5–7–1
24,242
15 December 15, 1968 New York Jets L 31–7 5–8–1
31,302

Season standings[edit]

AFL East
Team W L T PCT PF PA
New York Jets 11 3 0 .786 419 280
Houston Oilers 7 7 0 .500 303 248
Miami Dolphins 5 8 1 .385 276 355
Boston Patriots 4 10 0 .286 229 406
Buffalo Bills 1 12 1 .077 199 367

Roster[edit]

Miami Dolphins roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Reserve Lists

Awards and honors[edit]

Notes and references[edit]