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Published: Sept. 20, 2019 at 06:54 p.m.

Through the years: Dolphins vs Cowboys

The Cowboys and the Dolphins met in Super Bowl VI, which was played at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans and where the Cowboys won 24-3. Now they meet in Week 3 of the 100th NFL season. Take a look at some of the best moments throughout the years between the Cowboys and the Dolphins!

16 Photos Total

  • Dallas Cowboys running back Duane Thomas (33) gets tackled by Miami Dolphins safety Dick Anderson (40) during Super Bowl VI on Jan. 16, 1972, at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans. The Dallas Cowboys defeated the Miami Dolphins 24-3. 16

    Tony Tomsic/Associated Press

    Duane Thomas, Dick Anderson - 1972

    Dallas Cowboys running back Duane Thomas (33) gets tackled by Miami Dolphins safety Dick Anderson (40) during Super Bowl VI on Jan. 16, 1972, at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans. The Dallas Cowboys defeated the Miami Dolphins 24-3.

  • Dallas Cowboys Hall of Fame head coach Tom Landry is carried off the field after his team wins Super Bowl VI on Jan. 16, 1972, at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans. The Dallas Cowboys defeated the Miami Dolphins by the score of 24-3. 15

    Tony Tomsic/Associated Press

    Tom Landry - 1972

    Dallas Cowboys Hall of Fame head coach Tom Landry is carried off the field after his team wins Super Bowl VI on Jan. 16, 1972, at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans. The Dallas Cowboys defeated the Miami Dolphins by the score of 24-3.

  • Miami Dolphin wide receiver Mark Clayton (83) takes a touchdown pass from Dan Marino ahead of Cowboys cornerback Ron Fellows (27) in the fourth quarter of action  in Miami, Fla., Dec. 18, 1984. This reception tied an NFL touchdown reception record. 14

    Joe Skipper/Associated Press

    Mark Clayton, Ron Fellows - 1984

    Miami Dolphin wide receiver Mark Clayton (83) takes a touchdown pass from Dan Marino ahead of Cowboys cornerback Ron Fellows (27) in the fourth quarter of action in Miami, Fla., Dec. 18, 1984. This reception tied an NFL touchdown reception record.

  • Miami Dolphins wide receiver Mark Clayton (83) pulls down a pass from quarterback Dan Marino in the first quarter for a first down against the Dallas Cowboys at Irving, Texas, Nov. 22, 1987. Looking on for Dallas is cornerback Everson Walls (24). 13

    Ron Fellows/Associated Press

    Mark Clayton, Everson Walls - 1987

    Miami Dolphins wide receiver Mark Clayton (83) pulls down a pass from quarterback Dan Marino in the first quarter for a first down against the Dallas Cowboys at Irving, Texas, Nov. 22, 1987. Looking on for Dallas is cornerback Everson Walls (24).

  • In this Nov. 25, 1993 file photo, the Dallas Cowboys and Miami Dolphins meet on the icy field of Texas Stadium for an NFL football game on Thanksgiving Day in Irving, Texas. Leon Lett learned in the Super Bowl never to celebrate too soon. His blunder the following Thanksgiving night schooled the entire Cowboys team in that same painful lesson. 12

    Glenn James/Associated Press

    1993

    In this Nov. 25, 1993 file photo, the Dallas Cowboys and Miami Dolphins meet on the icy field of Texas Stadium for an NFL football game on Thanksgiving Day in Irving, Texas. Leon Lett learned in the Super Bowl never to celebrate too soon. His blunder the following Thanksgiving night schooled the entire Cowboys team in that same painful lesson.

  • Miami Dolphins cornerback Terrell Buckley (27) goes after Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Irvin (88) during first-half action at Pro Player Stadium in Miami, Sunday, Oct. 27, 1996. 11

    Jeffrey Boan

    Terrell Buckley, Michael Irvin - 1996

    Miami Dolphins cornerback Terrell Buckley (27) goes after Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Irvin (88) during first-half action at Pro Player Stadium in Miami, Sunday, Oct. 27, 1996.

  • Miami Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino (13) yells plays as he lines up against the Dallas Cowboys during the third quarter in Irving, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 25, 1999. Marino tied a career-worst with five interceptions in Miami's 20-0 loss. 10

    Donna McWilliam/Associated Press

    Dan Marino - 1999

    Miami Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino (13) yells plays as he lines up against the Dallas Cowboys during the third quarter in Irving, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 25, 1999. Marino tied a career-worst with five interceptions in Miami's 20-0 loss.

  • Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Fiedler (9) hands off to running back Ricky Williams (34) during the first quarter against the Dallas Cowboys in Irving, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003. 9

    Tony Gutierrez/Associated Press

    Jay Fiedler, Ricky Williams - 2003

    Miami Dolphins quarterback Jay Fiedler (9) hands off to running back Ricky Williams (34) during the first quarter against the Dallas Cowboys in Irving, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003.

  • Dallas Cowboys runner Marion Barber scores the final touchdown of the Sept. 16, 2007 football game in Miami against the Dolphins. 8

    J. Pat Carter/Associated Press

    Marion Barber - 2007

    Dallas Cowboys runner Marion Barber scores the final touchdown of the Sept. 16, 2007 football game in Miami against the Dolphins.

  • Miami Dolphins' Marty Booker (86), top, is unable to catch a pass in the second quarter of the Sept. 16, 2007, game in Miami as Dallas Cowboys' Roy Williams (31) applies pressure. 7

    J. Pat Carter/Associated Press

    Marty Booker, Roy Williams - 2007

    Miami Dolphins' Marty Booker (86), top, is unable to catch a pass in the second quarter of the Sept. 16, 2007, game in Miami as Dallas Cowboys' Roy Williams (31) applies pressure.

  • Dallas Cowboys offensive coordinator Jason Garrett (right) talks with quarterbacks Stephen McGee (7) and Tony Romo (9) during an NFL preseason football game against the Miami Dolphins, Thursday, September 2, 2010 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas.  The Cowboys won the game, 27-25. 6

    James D Smith/Associated Press

    Jason Garrett, Stephen McGee, Tony Romo - 2010

    Dallas Cowboys offensive coordinator Jason Garrett (right) talks with quarterbacks Stephen McGee (7) and Tony Romo (9) during an NFL preseason football game against the Miami Dolphins, Thursday, September 2, 2010 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The Cowboys won the game, 27-25.

  • Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (29) runs as Miami Dolphins defensive back Reshad Jones (20) attempts to stop him during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, in Miami. 5

    Hans Deryk/Associated Press

    DeMarco Murray, Reshad Jones - 2011

    Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray (29) runs as Miami Dolphins defensive back Reshad Jones (20) attempts to stop him during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, in Miami.

  • Miami Dolphins quarterback Matt Moore (8) and Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) during an NFL exhibition football game on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, in Canton, Ohio. The Cowboys defeated the Dolphins, 24-20. 4

    Ben Liebenberg/NFL

    Matt Moore, Tony Romo - 2013

    Miami Dolphins quarterback Matt Moore (8) and Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) during an NFL exhibition football game on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, in Canton, Ohio. The Cowboys defeated the Dolphins, 24-20.

  • Dallas Cowboys receiver LaRon Byrd (80) catches a 27-yard touchdown pass during a preseason NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.  The Dolphins defeated the Cowboys, 25-20. 3

    James D Smith/Associated Press

    LaRon Byrd - 2014

    Dallas Cowboys receiver LaRon Byrd (80) catches a 27-yard touchdown pass during a preseason NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. The Dolphins defeated the Cowboys, 25-20.

  • Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams (83) catches a 31-yard touchdown pass as Miami Dolphins cornerback Brice McCain (24) defends during an NFL game at Sun Life Stadium in Miami, Sunday, November 22, 2015. The Cowboys defeated the Dolphins, 24-14. 2

    James D. Smith/Associated Press

    Terrance Williams, Brice McCain - 2015

    Dallas Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams (83) catches a 31-yard touchdown pass as Miami Dolphins cornerback Brice McCain (24) defends during an NFL game at Sun Life Stadium in Miami, Sunday, November 22, 2015. The Cowboys defeated the Dolphins, 24-14.

  • Dallas Cowboys' Dez Bryant, left, and Miami Dolphins' Jarvis Landry, right, exchange jerseys after their NFL preseason football game, Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, in Arlington, Texas. 1

    Michael Ainsworth/Associated Press

    Dez Bryant, Jarvis Landry - 2016

    Dallas Cowboys' Dez Bryant, left, and Miami Dolphins' Jarvis Landry, right, exchange jerseys after their NFL preseason football game, Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, in Arlington, Texas.