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  • 1. 

    Which Dolphins receiver set a franchise record with 217 receiving yards in one 1985 game?

    • A.

      Bruce Hardy

    • B.

      Mark Duper

    • C.

      Jim Jensen

    • D.

      Jose Rose

    Correct Answer
    B. Mark Duper
    Explanation
    Mark Duper set a franchise record with 217 receiving yards in one 1985 game for the Dolphins. This means that during that particular game, Duper was able to accumulate a total of 217 receiving yards, which is the highest ever achieved by a Dolphins receiver in a single game.

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  • 2. 

    The Dolphins led the NFL in what category in 1986?

    • A.

      Turnovers Forced

    • B.

      Turnovers Allowed

    • C.

      Rushing Yards

    • D.

      Passing Yards

    Correct Answer
    D. Passing Yards
    Explanation
    In 1986, the Dolphins led the NFL in the category of Passing Yards. This means that they gained more passing yards than any other team in the league during that season. It indicates that the Dolphins had a strong passing offense and were successful in moving the ball through the air.

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  • 3. 

    Which Dolphins linebacker made the Pro Bowl in 1987?

    • A.

      John Offerdahl

    • B.

      Ronald Scott

    • C.

      Roy Foster

    • D.

      Reggie Roby

    Correct Answer
    A. John Offerdahl
    Explanation
    John Offerdahl is the correct answer because he made the Pro Bowl in 1987.

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  • 4. 

    Which Dolphins punter made the Pro Bowl in 1989?

    • A.

      Pete Stoyanovich

    • B.

      Reggie Roby

    • C.

      Nuu Faaola

    • D.

      Marc Logan

    Correct Answer
    B. Reggie Roby
    Explanation
    Reggie Roby is the correct answer because he made the Pro Bowl in 1989.

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  • 5. 

    Which Dolphins defensive end led the team with 11.5 sacks in 1990?

    • A.

      Fred Banks

    • B.

      Tony Martin

    • C.

      Mark Higgs

    • D.

      Jeff Cross

    Correct Answer
    D. Jeff Cross
    Explanation
    Jeff Cross is the correct answer because he led the Dolphins in sacks with 11.5 in 1990. This indicates that he was the most effective defensive end on the team that year in terms of getting to the quarterback.

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  • 6. 

    In 1993, who filled in at quarterback for the Dolphins after Dan Marino was injured?

    • A.

      Irving Fryar

    • B.

      O.J. McDuffie

    • C.

      Scott Mitchell

    • D.

      Terry Kirby

    Correct Answer
    C. Scott Mitchell
    Explanation
    Scott Mitchell filled in at quarterback for the Dolphins in 1993 after Dan Marino was injured.

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  • 7. 

    Who led the Dolphins with 892 rushing yards in 1997?

    • A.

      Irving Spikes

    • B.

      Jerris McPhail

    • C.

      Karim Abdul-Jabbar

    • D.

      Bernie Parmalee

    Correct Answer
    C. Karim Abdul-Jabbar
    Explanation
    Karim Abdul-Jabbar led the Dolphins with 892 rushing yards in 1997.

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  • 8. 

    Which team beat the Dolphins 62-7 in a 1999 playoff game?

    • A.

      Pittsburgh Steelers

    • B.

      Jacksonville Jaguars

    • C.

      Seattle Seahawks

    • D.

      New York Jets

    Correct Answer
    B. Jacksonville Jaguars
    Explanation
    In a 1999 playoff game, the Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Dolphins 62-7.

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  • 9. 

    Who started at quarterback in 11 games for the Dolphins in 2003?

    • A.

      Dan Marino

    • B.

      Brian Griese

    • C.

      Sage Rosenfels

    • D.

      Jay Fielder

    Correct Answer
    D. Jay Fielder
    Explanation
    Jay Fielder started at quarterback in 11 games for the Dolphins in 2003.

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  • 10. 

    Who did Dan Marino make his NFL debut against on "Monday Night Football"?

    • A.

      New York Jets

    • B.

      Los Angeles Raiders

    • C.

      Buffalo Bills

    • D.

      Pittsburgh Steelers

    Correct Answer
    B. Los Angeles Raiders
    Explanation
    Dan Marino made his NFL debut against the Los Angeles Raiders on "Monday Night Football".

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  • 11. 

    What Indianapolis high school did Dolphin WR Mark Clayton attend?

    • A.

      Lawrence Central High School

    • B.

      Cathedral High School

    • C.

      Lawrence North High School

    • D.

      Ben Davis High School

    Correct Answer
    B. Cathedral High School
    Explanation
    Mark Clayton, the Dolphin WR, attended Cathedral High School in Indianapolis.

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  • 12. 

    What Miami Dolphin intercepted 3 passes in the 1982 Championship game against the New York Jets?

    • A.

      John Offerdahl

    • B.

      A.J. Duhe

    • C.

      Nick Bonnucotti

    • D.

      Charles Bowser

    Correct Answer
    B. A.J. Duhe
    Explanation
    A.J. Duhe is the correct answer because he intercepted 3 passes in the 1982 Championship game against the New York Jets.

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  • 13. 

    How many yards did Dan Marino pass when he set a single-game passing record in 1988?

    • A.

      470

    • B.

      521

    • C.

      554

    • D.

      509

    Correct Answer
    B. 521
    Explanation
    In 1988, Dan Marino set a single-game passing record by passing for 521 yards. This means that throughout the game, Marino successfully threw the football a total of 521 yards, surpassing any previous single-game records.

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  • 14. 

    Miami coach Don Shula got his 300th win by defeating which team?

    • A.

      Dallas Cowboys

    • B.

      L.A. Raiders

    • C.

      Green Bay Packers

    • D.

      New York Jets

    Correct Answer
    C. Green Bay Packers
    Explanation
    Miami coach Don Shula achieved his 300th win by defeating the Green Bay Packers.

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  • 15. 

    Miami Dolphins coach Don Shula's record-breaking 313th win came against which team?

    • A.

      Philadelphia Eagles

    • B.

      Buffalo Bills

    • C.

      Los Angeles Raiders

    • D.

      Dallas Cowboys

    Correct Answer
    A. Philadelphia Eagles
    Explanation
    Don Shula's record-breaking 313th win came against the Philadelphia Eagles.

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