What do you know about the
Miami Dolphins? Plays this
Alan's FUN NFL Sports Trivia Quiz. "Check
Your Answers" at the bottom of the page.
1) The Miami Dolphins joined the American
Football League in 1966 and became an National Football League team with
the merger. Who was the original team owner?
- Mrs. Robert Swanson
- Joseph Robbie
- Robert Allen
2) Who was drafted in 1967 as
- Dan Marino
- Dick Wood
- Bob Griese
3) In 1968, the Dolphins drafted Larry Csonka as running back. What university did he play at before being
- Prude University
- Clemson University
- Syracuse University
4) What happened to the Dolphins during
the 1972 season?
- Lost to the Dallas Cowboys in the Super
- Hired Don Shula as head coach
- Perfect season
5) The 1972 Dolphins defensive unit,
called the No-Name Defense. Who was not a member of the No-Name Defense?
- Nick Buoniconti
- Jake Scott
- Hank Stramm
6) In 1983, Dan Marino became the
Dolphins quarterback. Where is Marino from?
- New York City
7) What stadium did the Dolphins
originally play their home games until 1986?
- Rose Bowl
- Orange Bowl
- Cotton Bowl
8) In 1970 and 1971, who was the color
commentator on the Dolphins radio?
- George Wilson
- Danny Thomas
- Larry King
9) In 1983, who would be the first
Dolphin to be elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame?
- Paul Warfield
- Larry Csonka
- Jim Langer
10) In 1995, Don Shula retired from
coaching the Dolphins. Who was his replacement?
- Jim Bates
- Nick Saban
- Jimmie Johnson