16 Facts About Miami Dolphins

1. Miami Dolphins are a professional American football team based in the Miami metropolitan area.

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2. The Miami Dolphins are the oldest professional sports team in Florida.

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3. The Miami Dolphins were one of the first professional football teams in the southeast, along with the Atlanta Falcons.

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4. Miami Dolphins were founded by attorney-politician Joe Robbie and actor-comedian Danny Thomas.

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5. Miami Dolphins joined the NFL as a result of the 1970 AFL–NFL merger.

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6. Miami Dolphins appeared in Super Bowl XVII and Super Bowl XIX, losing both games.

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7. Under Shula, the Miami Dolphins posted losing records in only two of his 26 seasons as the head coach.

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8. The AFL merged with the NFL in 1970, and the Miami Dolphins were assigned to the AFC East division in the NFL's new American Football Conference.

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9. Rest of the 20th century, the Shula-led Miami Dolphins emerged as one of the most dominant teams in the NFL with a strong running game and defense, with only two losing seasons between 1970 and 1999.

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10. Miami Dolphins dominated the New England Patriots during the 1970s and the 1990s, but there were some notable moments as well, including a game now known as the Snowplow Game.

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11. From 1993 to 2011, the Miami Dolphins shared the stadium with Major League Baseball's Florida Marlins.

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12. The Miami Dolphins spent more than two years and over $400 million on a major overhaul to Hard Rock Stadium.

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13. In 2021, the Miami Dolphins opened a new, 135 million training facility, dubbed the Baptist Health Training Complex, the Miami Dolphins will practice in.

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14. The Miami Dolphins continue to wear white at home, just as they had with the previous uniforms, with aqua being used for primetime home games.

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15. In 2015, the Miami Dolphins brought back their 1970s aqua uniforms for a few select games.

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16. The Miami Dolphins revealed a new fight song by T-Pain and Jimmy Buffett featuring Pitbull on August 7, 2009, which was introduced for the 2009 NFL season.

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