2021 Carolina Panthers 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
5-12-0 0-0 5987 3862 2125 30 367 6203 3900 2303 24 368
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The Carolina Panthers' twenty-seventh season was in 2021, and it was the second season Matt Rhule served as the head coach of the team. The Panthers played their home games at Bank of America Stadium. They finished the season 5-12-0, 2-6-0 at home and 3-6-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Indianapolis Colts 18-21
Preaseason Week 2 Baltimore Ravens 3-20
Preaseason Week 3 Pittsburgh Steelers 34-9
Preaseason Week 4 Cleveland Browns 2021-09-11
Week 1 New York Jets 19-14
Week 2 New Orleans Saints 26-7
Week 3 @ Houston Texans 24-9
Week 4 Bye Week
Week 4 @ Dallas Cowboys 28-36
Week 5 Philadelphia Eagles 18-21
Week 6 Minnesota Vikings 28-34
Week 7 @ New York Giants 3-25
Week 8 @ Atlanta Falcons 19-13
Week 9 New England Patriots 6-24
Week 10 @ Arizona Cardinals 34-10
Week 11 Washington Football Team 21-27
Week 12 @ Miami Dolphins 10-33
Week 13 Bye Week
Week 14 Atlanta Falcons 21-29
Week 15 @ Buffalo Bills 14-31
Week 16 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 6-32
Week 17 @ New Orleans Saints 10-18
Week 18 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17-41

2021 Carolina Panthers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Matt Rhule Offensive Coordinator: Joseph Brady Defensive Coordinator: Phil Snow Defensive Pass Game Coordinator: Jason Simmons Special Teams Coordinator: Chase Blackburn Offensive Passing Game Coordinator: Frisman Jackson Defensive Run Game Coordinator: Al Holcomb Quarterbacks Coach: Sean Ryan Wide Receivers Coach: Frisman Jackson Offensive Line Coach: Pat Meyer Running Backs Coach: Jeff Nixon Tight Ends Coach: Brian Angelichio Senior Offensive Assistant Coach: Jeff Nixon Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Matt Lombardi Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Tony Sparano Jr. Defensive Line Coach: Frank Okam Linebackers Coach: Mike Siravo Cornerbacks Coach: Evan Cooper Secondary Coach: Jason Simmons Senior Defensive Assistant Coach: Mike Siravo Pass Rush Specialist: Don Johnson Defensive Assistant Coach: Kevin Gilbride Jr. Assistant Special Teams Coach: Ed Foley Coaching Operations Coordinator: Morgan Fleming Assistant to the Head Coach: Matthew Delgado Coaching Assistant: Alonso Escalante, E.J. Barthel, Grant Udinski, Cedric Whitaker, Terrance Knighton, Garret McGuire, Rob Dvoracek Director of Player Evaluation: Evan Cooper Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jeremy Scott Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Thomas Barbeau, Gus Felder, Corey Campbell Head Coach Support and Operations Manager: Samantha Leibowitz General Manager: Scott Fitterer Football Operations Assistant: Donavan Ellison Bill Walsh Diversity Coaching Fellowship: David Corley