Our Head-to-Head feature is based on season stats. Check marks were given to the team with a higher ranking for that particular category.

Dolphins Average Team Rankings Patriots
11.4 Total Offense 10.1
17.7 Total Defense 17.7
15.4 Passing Offense 6.3
12.6 Passing Defense 14.6
16.8 Rushing Offense 13.2
20.7 Rushing Defense 11.3
18.7 Receiving Offense 9.5
12.8 Receiving Defense 18.5
27.8 Punting 21.5
17.5 Return 18.5
17.2 Kicking 9.0

Total Offense Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Points/Game 23.4 12 31.6 1
Total Yds/Game 337.2 19 382.6 8
Giveaways 20 17 12 2
Total 1st Downs 302 10 328 4
3rd Down Efficiency 38.5% 26 45.1% 1
4th Down Efficiency 38.9% 9 60.0% 13
Total TDs 31 17 45 4
Scoring Efficiency 37.6% 11 47.5% 2
3 and Out Drives 21 2 35 18
Penalties 69 1 110 28
Penalty Yds 541 1 987 30
Avg Total Off. Rank 11.4 10.1

Total Defense Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Points/Game 21.5 15 20.0 8
Opp. Total Yds/Game 331.6 7 352.2 17
Takeaways 23 12 23 13
Opp. Total 1st Downs 271 10 297 24
Opp. 3rd Down Efficiency 43.1% 29 40.0% 15
Opp. 4th Down Efficiency 60.0% 31 34.8% 25
Opp. Total TDs 32 15 27 7
Opp. Scoring Efficiency 35.3% 20 32.1% 10
Opp. 3 and Out Drives 29 26 31 21
Opp. Penalties 92 16 85 28
Opp. Penalty Yds 806 14 694 27
Avg Total Def. Rank 17.7 17.7

Passing Offense Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 509 13 541 6
Total Completions 336 8 351 5
Completion Pct. 66.0 7 64.9 10
Passing Yds/Game 243.6 19 281.4 6
Yds/Attempts 6.70 27 7.28 17
Passing TDs 22 14 33 4
INTs Thrown 11 14 8 4
QB Rating 90.4 13 100.7 6
Passing 1st Downs 189 8 208 4
Sacks Allowed 38 20 18 3
Sacks Yds Allowed 273 26 108 4
Avg Passing Off. Rank 15.4 6.3

Passing Defense Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 484 14 524 27
Opp. Total Completions 298 13 309 18
Opp. Completion Pct. 61.6 14 59.0 6
Opp. Passing Yds/Game 222.4 4 266.6 25
Opp. Yds/Attempts 6.43 4 7.12 14
Opp. Passing TDs 22 14 22 16
Interceptions 13 14 15 9
Opp. QB Rating 84.2 10 83.0 7
Opp. Passing 1st Downs 168 16 176 19
Sacks 34 14 36 13
Sacks Yds 184 22 251 7
Avg Passing Def. Rank 12.6 14.6

Rushing Offense Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Total Attempts 350 23 389 13
Rushing Yds/Game 113.1 14 109.0 19
Yds/Carry 4.5 8 3.9 24
Rushing TDs 9 21 12 10
Rushing 1st Downs 85 13 87 12
Rushing Fumbles 8 22 1 1
Avg Rushing Off. Rank 16.8 13.2

Rushing Defense Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Total Attempts 391 22 354 10
Opp. Rushing Yds/Game 122.4 22 103.5 10
Opp. Yds/Carry 4.4 26 4.1 15
Opp. Rushing TDs 10 18 5 2
Opp. Rushing 1st Downs 89 22 78 12
Opp. Rushing Fumbles 7 14 6 19
Avg Rushing Def. Rank 20.7 11.3

Receiving Offense Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Receptions 336 8 351 5
Receiving Yds/Game 243.6 19 281.4 6
Yds/Reception 10.2 31 11.2 21
Receiving TDs 22 14 33 4
Receiving 1st Downs 189 8 208 4
Receiving Fumbles 8 32 4 17
Avg Receiving Off. Rank 18.7 9.5

Receiving Defense Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Opp. Receptions 298 13 309 18
Opp. Receiving Yds/Game 222.4 4 266.6 25
Opp. Yds/Receptions 10.4 3 12.1 23
Opp. Receiving TDs 22 14 22 16
Opp. Receiving 1st Downs 168 16 176 19
Opp. Receiving Fumbles 2 27 5 10
Avg Receiving Def. Rank 12.8 18.5

Punting Stats Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Punts 51 29 57 25
Punting Yds 2361 28 2623 24
Punting Average 45.4 14 45.2 16
Inside 20 19 24 22 19
Touchbacks 2 30 6 9
Blocked 1 20 1 21
Net Punting Average 38.7 22 39.5 15
Avg Punting Stats Rank 27.8 21.5

Return Stats Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Kick Returns 33 16 26 26
Kick Return Yds 917 10 602 25
Kick Returns for TD 0 18 0 20
Punt Returns 23 27 35 7
Punt Return Yds 204 23 340 5
Punt Returns for TD 0 11 1 28
Avg Returns Stats Rank 17.5 18.5

Kicking Stats Dolphins Patriots
Stat Rk Stat Rk
Extra Points Made 33 17 49 1
Extra Points Pct. 33/33 100.0 17 49/49 100.0 1
Field Goals Made 28 6 31 2
Field Goal Pct. 28/34, 82.4 6 31/33, 93.9 2
FG 1-19 1/1, 100.0 4 1/1, 100.0 6
FG 20-29 12/12, 100.0 1 9/9, 100.0 6
FG 30-39 6/7, 85.7 21 9/10, 90.0 11
FG 40-49 6/10, 0 17 11/12, 0 1
FG 50+ 3/4, 75.0 14 1/1, 100.0 24
Avg Kicking Stats Rank 17.2 9.0

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