Jim Kiick

Aug 9, 1946 – Jun 20, 2020 (Age 73)


August 9, 1946
June 20, 2020


Jim Kiick was a running back who played for the Miami Dolphins during their 1972 perfect season. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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Jim Kiick was a Great ! Dolphin Player and a Great Person You'll Surely B Missed RIP Jimmy !

RIP #21 I had the opportunity of working with Jim at his Charity Golf Outing for EASE Foundation. Jim was a Special guy with a big heart, very cordial and loved the fans. Thanks for the memories

RIP Jim Kiick. You were my first athletic hero when I was a boy. With your fu manchu & long sideburns, I thought you were the epitome of "cool." May you forever be young as you score "clutch" touchdowns on that football field in heaven.

ADIOS AMIGOS TO YOU !!!!!!!! BROTHER #21 FROM , A LONG-TIME MIAMI DOLPHINS FAN !!!!!!! HOSEA 3:02 ........ PROVERBS 4:17 ........ & MARK 1:08-1:11 !!!!!!!!!!!!!

WOW !!!!!!!!! NOBODY HAS EVER DONE A TERRIFIC CATCH BEFORE !!!!!!!! SHALOM , TO YOU !!!!! BROTHER #21 FROM , A LONG-TIME MIAMI DOLPHINS FAN CORINTHIANS 1:11:18-1:11:34 ......... & JOHN 2:07-2:25-3:14-3:24 ???????????

To The Family of Jim Kiick, please accept my condolences on the passing of Jim. I met him in October 2017, at a Miami Dolphin function. I am glad I had that opportunity.
My Best to all of you
David M Molloy
Troy, New York

Very sorry for your loss. I remember during the Dolphins great run 72-74 Jim Kliick made so many important big plays, key 3rd and 10 catches that kept drives going. Moments that turned a game around and were often over looked but I never forgot.

Jim I remember like it was yesterday when u use to come to Fort Lauderdale beach and play basketball at the courts and everyone would be like that's Jim Kiick and was so nice to everyone and such a though guy that everyone wanted to be on your team
And it was an honor and pleasure to go see u at Independence hall when Coach Shula passed to give u all of the newspaper articles about it.
And was great to see u at the Gridiron grill off the last 2 years and for u to sign all of my...

Jim and my brother Dave Gleason QB, De Paul HS, Wayne, NJ '64 were selected 1st team All State , NJ! Two great players, two awesome people! My thoughts and pray to the Kiick family! JG