Miami showed Denver no mercy, delivering a memorable offensive performance in the first home game of the season.
Loss Miami Dolphins They didn’t just beat the Denver Broncos in his commitment to Week 3… they humiliated them.
To what degree? To the extent of rewriting some records of NFL in the process.
Loss Dolphins They beat the men 70 to 20 Broncos in their first home game of the regular season, setting several new records for the league.
For starters, Miami He tied the record for most touchdowns in a game, with 10. But, that’s not all. Miami In addition, this is the first team in the history of NFL to score five touchdowns on the ground and five touchdowns through the air in the same game.
As if that wasn’t enough, the Dolphins They also this afternoon became the first team in league history to have at least 70 points and at least 700 yards in the same game. In fact, his 726 yards are the second most by a team in a single game in the league. NFL in history, ranks only behind 735 yards at Los Angeles Rams about the lost New York Yanks in 1951.
The 70 points of Dolphins More than Broncos tied for third most points in a game, ranking only behind the 73 points achieved by Chicago Bears about Washington in it 1940 NFL Championship Game; the 72 points of Washington More than New York Giants in 1966; and equal to 70 units of Rams in 1950 in a duel against Baltimore Colts.
On an individual basis, runners De’Von Achane y Raheem Mostert They are also historical. This is the first pair of partners in the history of NFL to add at least 140 yards from scrimmage and four touchdowns from scrimmage in the same game. The only other couple in the history of NFL with at least 100 yards from scrimmage and four touchdowns from scrimmage, consisting of Priest Holmes y Derick Blaylock for Kansas City Chiefs in 2004.
In the end, the 130 points obtained in Dolphins after three games is the second most for a team in the first three games of a campaign, behind only the 132 achieved in Dallas Cowboys at the start of the 1968 campaign.