Did the 73 Dolphins win the Super Bowl?

The Miami Dolphins completed the only undefeated season in the Super Bowl era, finishing 17-0 with a win in Super Bowl VII at the Coliseum: It was the warmest Super Bowl on record — 84 degrees at the Los Angeles Coliseum on Jan. 14, 1973 — and no one was hotter than the undefeated Miami Dolphins.

Who was the QB for the 72 Dolphins?

The 1972 Miami Dolphins season was the franchise’s seventh season and third in the National Football League. The team was led by third-year head coach Don Shula and achieved the only “perfect season” in NFL history.

1972 Miami Dolphins draft.
PlayerCraig Curry

Who won the 1972 Super Bowl?

The Dallas Cowboys are a professional American football team based in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. The Cowboys compete in the National Football League as a member club of the league’s National Football Conference East division.


How many Super Bowls did the Dolphins win?


24-7 – Minnesota Vikings

14-7 – Washington Commanders
Miami Dolphins/NFL championships

Which famous retired quarterback never won a Super Bowl?

Jim Kelly

Jim Kelly is the greatest quarterback to ever wear a Buffalo Bills uniform, but he never won a Super Bowl. Kelly retired with 237 touchdown passes to go along with an 84.4 quarterback rating, as well as leading his Bills to four straight Super Bowls.

What Super Bowl was in 1972?

Super Bowl VII
Super Bowl VII was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Miami Dolphins and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Washington Redskins to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1972 season.

Has Dan Marino won a Super Bowl?

Marino, who is regarded as one of the best quarterbacks in the history of the sport, never won a Super Bowl. In fact, his only Super Bowl appearance came in Super Bowl XIX against Joe Montana and the San Francisco 49ers.

Has a rookie QB won the Super Bowl?

Russell Wilson will do what no starting quarterback has done in his rookie year: win the Super Bowl. With a 24-14 win over the Washington Redskins, the Seattle Seahawks have advanced to the Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs to face the Atlanta Falcons.

Has a NFL team ever gone 16 0?

The New England Patriots (USA) scored a 16-0 record in 2007, becoming the first team in NFL history to achieve an undefeated regular season since the league went to a 16-game schedule in 1978.

How old was George Blanda when he retired from football?

Hall of Famer George Blanda played for several teams, ending his football career with the Oakland Raiders in 1975 as a placekicker. He played professional football for 26 years before retiring at the age of 48. He died in 2010 at the age of 83.

Has a full back ever won Super Bowl MVP?

Starr and Bradshaw are the only ones to have won it in back-to-back years. The MVP has come from the winning team every year except 1971, when Dallas Cowboys linebacker Chuck Howley won the award despite the Cowboys’ loss in Super Bowl V to the Baltimore Colts.

Who is the oldest QB in NFL history?

George Blanda
George Blanda is the oldest player to take the field in NFL history. Blanda was a quarterback and placekicker who played in the NFL for 26 seasons. He retired in 1975 at the age of 48.

Has a 2nd year QB ever won the Super Bowl?

Ben Roethlisberger, 2005

A young Ben Roethlisberger helped lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to Super Bowl 40 in his second season, resulting in a 21-10 victory over the Seattle Seahawks.

How much does the Vince Lombardi trophy weigh?

The Lombardi Trophy measures 22 inches high and weighs seven pounds. The football that’s featured at the top of the trophy is made the same size as a regulation NFL football (although it weighs more since it’s made out of sterling silver).

Has a tight end ever won Super Bowl MVP?

It’s interesting to note that a tight end has never been named the game’s MVP in 47 Super Bowls. It’s also worth noting that there have been 38 100-yard receiving performances in Super Bowl history, and only two of those came from the tight ends.

How many MVP does Peyton have?

Manning spent 14 seasons as the Indianapolis Colts’ quarterback and a total of 18 seasons in the NFL. During his time with the Colts, he won four MVP Awards (2003, 2004, 2008, 2009), making him the highest winner of the award in history.

Is the Lombardi Trophy hollow?

Tiffany has created and produced the Vince Lombardi trophy every year since 1967. The trophy, which is hollow, features a regulation-size football in kicking position on top. A new trophy is made each year though the design has remained the same.

Who won the Lombardi Trophy 2021?

The San Francisco 49ers and Dallas Cowboys both have won five Super Bowl trophies. Most recently, the Vince Lombardi Trophy was awarded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2021.

How much does it cost for a one minute commercial during the Super Bowl?

According to an NBC executive this fall, NBC was selling 2022 Super Bowl ads for record deals, closing at $6.5 million per 30-second commercial. This is an increase from the $5.5 million asked for in 2021. In recent weeks, Bloomberg and other media outlets have reported some ads sold for as much as $7 million.

What NFL legend never got a Super Bowl ring?

Despite four consecutive trips to the Super Bowl, Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly never won a ring.

Who did Vince Lombardi coach?

Washington Commanders

Head coach, 1969–1969
Green Bay Packers

Head coach, 1959–1967
New York Giants

Offensive coordinator, 1954–1958
Vince Lombardi/Past teams coached

How many footballs are used in the Super Bowl?

120 balls
Andy Wentling, of Wilson footballs, says their company is putting together about a 120 balls for gameday. “We’ve been the official football for the NFL since 1941,” he said. “Every point that has been scored in the Super Bowl has been a Wilson ball.”