2005 Miami Dolphins season

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2005 Miami Dolphins season
Head coach Nick Saban
Owner Wayne Huizenga
Home field Dolphins Stadium
Results
Record 9–7
Division place 2nd AFC East
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 2004 2006 >

The 2005 Miami Dolphins season was the team's 40th overall, the 36th as a member of the National Football League. The Dolphins managed to improve upon their previous season's output of 4–12, posting a winning record of 9–7.[1] They finished the season on a six game win streak.

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

2005 Miami Dolphins staff
Front office

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

Strength and conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – John Gamble
  • Associate Strength and Conditioning – Bert Hill
  • Assistant Strength and Conditioning – Eric Fears

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 11, 2005 Denver Broncos W 34–10
72,324
2 September 18, 2005 at New York Jets L 17–7
77,918
3 September 25, 2005 Carolina Panthers W 27–24
72,288
4 Bye
5 October 9, 2005 at Buffalo Bills L 20–14
72,160
6 October 16, 2005 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers L 27–13
65,168
7 October 21, 2005 Kansas City Chiefs L 30–20
68,350
8 October 30, 2005 at New Orleans Saints W 21–6
61,643
9 November 6, 2005 Atlanta Falcons L 17–10
72,187
10 November 13, 2005 New England Patriots L 23–16
73,405
11 November 20, 2005 at Cleveland Browns L 22–0
72,773
12 November 27, 2005 at Oakland Raiders W 33–21
49,097
13 December 4, 2005 Buffalo Bills W 24–23
72,051
14 December 11, 2005 at San Diego Chargers W 23–21
65,026
15 December 18, 2005 New York Jets W 24–20
72,650
16 December 24, 2005 Tennessee Titans W 24–10
72,001
17 January 1, 2006 at New England Patriots W 28–26
68,756

Standings[edit]

AFC East
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA STK
(4) New England Patriots 10 6 0 .625 5–1 7–5 379 338 L1
Miami Dolphins 9 7 0 .563 3–3 7–5 318 317 W6
Buffalo Bills 5 11 0 .313 2–4 5–7 271 367 L1
New York Jets 4 12 0 .250 2–4 3–9 240 355 W1

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