2001 New York Jets schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
10-6-0 0-1 5205 3006 2199 23 297 5655 3286 2369 39 307
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The New York Jets' forty-second season was in 2001, playing their home games at Giants Stadium. During the offseason they hired Herman Edwards to lead the team. Edwards previously was the assistant head coach/defensive backs coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and had twelve years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the year 10-6-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Oakland Raiders 38-24.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Indianapolis Colts 24-45
Week 2 @ New England Patriots 10-3
Week 3 San Francisco 49ers 17-19
Week 4 @ Buffalo Bills 42-36
Week 5 Miami Dolphins 21-17
Week 6 St. Louis Rams 14-34
Week 7 @ Carolina Panthers 13-12
Week 8 @ New Orleans Saints 16-9
Week 9 Kansas City Chiefs 27-7
Week 10 @ Miami Dolphins 24-0
Week 12 New England Patriots 16-17
Week 13 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 7-18
Week 14 Cincinnati Bengals 15-14
Week 15 @ Indianapolis Colts 29-28
Week 16 Buffalo Bills 9-14
Week 17 @ Oakland Raiders 24-22


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Oakland Raiders 24-38

2001 New York Jets Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Herman Edwards Offensive Coordinator: Paul Hackett Defensive Coordinator: Ted Cottrell Special Teams Coordinator: Mike Westhoff Wide Receivers Coach: Mose Rison Offensive Line Coach: Bill Muir Running Backs Coach: Bishop Harris Tight Ends Coach: Phil Pettey Offensive Assistant Coach: Eric Price Offensive Quality Control Coach: Mike Henning Linebackers Coach: Bob Sutton, David Merritt, Sr. Defensive Backs Coach: Bill Bradley Defensive Assistant Coach: David Merritt, Sr. Strength and Conditioning Coach: John Lott Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Lou Hernandez Strength Assistant: Sal Alosi General Manager: Terry Bradway Assistant General Manager: Mike Tannenbaum Director of Pro Personnel: Mike Tannenbaum Director of Player Development: Kevin Winston Director of Player Developlment: Kevin Winston Scout: Ron Brockington Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Raheem Morris, Harry Galbreath