2001 Oakland Raiders season

2001 Oakland Raiders season

2001 Oakland Raiders season
Head coach Jon Gruden
Home field Network Associates Coliseum
Results
Record 10–6
Division place 1st AFC West
Playoff finish Lost Divisional Playoff
Pro Bowlers Rich Gannon, QB

Tim Brown, WR

Lincoln Kennedy, OT

Charles Woodson, CB

Shane Lechler, P

Timeline
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The 2001 Oakland Raiders season was the club’s 42nd season, and 32nd in the National Football League. The club acquired wide receiver Jerry Rice through Free Agency. Rice excelled with his new team, catching 83 passes for 1,139 yards and 9 touchdowns. The Raiders would qualify for the postseason but lose to the eventual Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots in a divisional playoff. It would be head coach Jon Gruden's final season with Oakland.

Offseason

NFL Draft

Personnel

Staff

2001 Oakland Raiders staff

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

 

Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

Strength and Conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Garrett Giemont

Roster

2001 Oakland Raiders roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Reserve Lists

Regular season

Schedule

Week Date Opponent Result TV Time Attendance
1 September 9, 2001 at Kansas City Chiefs W 27–24 CBS 1:00et
78,844
2 September 23, 2001 at Miami Dolphins L 18–15 CBS 1:00et
73,404
3 September 30, 2001 Seattle Seahawks W 38–14 CBS 4:15et
54,629
4 October 7, 2001 Dallas Cowboys W 28–21 FOX 4:15et
61,535
5 October 14, 2001 at Indianapolis Colts W 23–18 ESPN 8:30et
56,972
6 Bye
7 October 28, 2001 at Philadelphia Eagles W 20–10 CBS 4:15et
65,342
8 November 5, 2001 Denver Broncos W 38–28 ABC 9:00et
62,637
9 November 11, 2001 at Seattle Seahawks L 34–27 ESPN 8:30et
67,231
10 November 18, 2001 San Diego Chargers W 34–24 CBS 4:05et
61,960
11 November 25, 2001 at New York Giants W 28–10 CBS 4:15et
78,756
12 December 2, 2001 Arizona Cardinals L 34–31 FOX 4:15et
46,601
13 December 9, 2001 Kansas City Chiefs W 28–26 CBS 4:15et
60,784
14 December 15, 2001 at San Diego Chargers W 13–6 CBS 5:00et
67,349
15 December 22, 2001 Tennessee Titans L 13–10 ABC 9:00et
61,934
16 December 30, 2001 at Denver Broncos L 23–17 CBS 4:15et
75,582
17 January 6, 2002 New York Jets L 24–22 CBS 4:15et
62,011

Standings

AFC West
Team W L T PCT PF PA
Oakland Raiders 10 6 0 .625 399 327
Seattle Seahawks 9 7 0 .562 301 324
Denver Broncos 8 8 0 .500 340 339
Kansas City Chiefs 6 10 0 .375 320 344
San Diego Chargers 5 11 0 .312 332 321

Playoffs

AFC Wild Card Playoff

Oakland Raiders 38, New York Jets 24
1 2 34Total
Jets 0 3 71424
Raiders 6 10 02238

at Network Associates Coliseum, Oakland, California

AFC Divisional Playoff

New England Patriots 16, Oakland Raiders 13 (OT)
1 2 34OTTotal
Raiders 0 7 60013
Patriots 0 0 310316

at Foxboro Stadium, Foxborough, Massachusetts

  • Date: January 19, 2002
  • Game time: 8:00 p.m. EST
  • Game weather: 19 °F (−7 °C), heavy snow
  • Game attendance: 60,292
  • Referee: Walt Coleman
  • TV announcers (CBS): Greg Gumbel (play-by-play), Phil Simms (color commentator), and Armen Keteyian (sideline reporter)

References

Raiders on Pro Football Reference