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Miami Dolphins

Professional American football team based in the Miami metropolitan area.

The Miami Dolphins is an American football club in the National Football League team based in Miami, Florida, USA. The Dolphins began playing in 1966 and in 1972 they had the only perfect season in NFL history and won a Super Bowl, with Bob Griese leading the team as quarterback. Another quarterback, Dan Marino, is a more recent famous player from this club. The Miami Dolphins stadium is Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fl.

Miami Dolphins
Established 1966
Play in Miami Gardens, Florida
Headquarted in Davie, Florida
League/conference affiliations

National Football League (1970–present)

Current uniform
Team colorsAqua, coral, white, navy
                   
MascotT. D.
Personnel
Owner(s)Stephen M. Ross (about 95%) and Wayne Huizenga (about 5%) (with unknown percentages of ownership by Gloria Estefan, Emilio Estefan, Jennifer Lopez, Venus Williams, Serena Williams, Fergie and Marc Anthony.)[1][2]
General managerJeff Ireland
Head coachBrain Flores
Team history
  • Miami Dolphins (1966–present)
Championships
League championships (2)
Conference championships (5)
  • AFC: 1971, 1972, 1973, 1982, 1984
Division championships (13)
  • AFC East: 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1992, 1994, 2000, 2008
Playoff appearances (23)
  • NFL: 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1978, 1979, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2008, 2016
Home fields
  • Miami Orange Bowl (1966–86)
  • Sun Life Stadium (1987–present)
    • a.k.a. Joe Robbie Stadium (1987–96)
    • a.k.a. Pro Player Stadium (1997–2004)
    • a.k.a. Dolphins Stadium (2005)
    • a.k.a. Dolphin Stadium (2006–09)
    • a.k.a. Land Shark Stadium (2009–present)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Singer Marc Anthony buys stake in Dolphins". ESPN.com. 21 July 2009.
  2. http://www.allbusiness.com/sports-recreation/sports-games-outdoor-recreation-tennis/12744955-1.html