2016 Washington Redskins 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
8-7-1 0-0 7315 5194 2121 22 391 6967 4891 2076 27 420
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The Washington Redskins' eighty-fifth season was in 2016, and it was the third season Jay Gruden served as the head coach of the team. The Redskins played their home games at FedExField. They finished the season 8-7-1, 4-4-0 at home and 4-3-1 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Atlanta Falcons 17-23
Preaseason Week 2 New York Jets 22-18
Preaseason Week 3 Buffalo Bills 21-16
Preaseason Week 4 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-13
Week 1 Pittsburgh Steelers 16-38
Week 2 Dallas Cowboys 23-27
Week 3 @ New York Giants 29-27
Week 4 Cleveland Browns 31-20
Week 5 @ Baltimore Ravens 16-10
Week 6 Philadelphia Eagles 27-20
Week 7 @ Detroit Lions 17-20
Week 8 @ Cincinnati Bengals 27-27
Week 9 Bye Week
Week 10 Minnesota Vikings 26-20
Week 11 Green Bay Packers 42-24
Week 12 @ Dallas Cowboys 26-31
Week 13 @ Arizona Cardinals 23-31
Week 14 @ Philadelphia Eagles 27-22
Week 15 Carolina Panthers 15-26
Week 16 @ Chicago Bears 41-21
Week 17 New York Giants 10-19

2016 Washington Redskins Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jay Gruden Offensive Coordinator: Sean McVay Defensive Coordinator: Joe Barry Special Teams Coordinator: Ben Kotwica Quarterbacks Coach: Matt Cavanaugh Wide Receivers Coach: Ike Hilliard Offensive Line Coach: Bill Callahan Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Kevin Carberry Running Backs Coach: Randy Jordan Tight Ends Coach: Wes Phillips Defensive Line Coach: Robb Akey Linebackers Coach: Kirk Olivadotti Outside Linebackers Coach: Greg Manusky Defensive Backs Coach: Perry Fewell Special Teams Assistant Coach: Bret Munsey Assistant Special Teams Coach: Bradford Banta Defensive Quality Control Coach: Chad Grimm, Aubrey Pleasant Offensive Quality Control Coach: Shane Waldron Special Projects: Bret Munsey Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Clark Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Chad Englehart, Jake Sankal Director of Player Development: Malcolm Blacken Director of College Scouting: Scott Campbell Director of Football Operations: Paul Kelly Nutritionist: Jake Sankal Strength and Conditioning Intern: Deuce Gruden