2005 New England Patriots 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 1-1 6359 4650 1709 29 366 5861 4098 1763 21 337
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The New England Patriots' forty-sixth season was in 2005, and it was the sixth season Bill Belichick served as the head coach of the team. The Patriots played their home games at Gillette Stadium. They finished the year 10-6-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC East, and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Denver Broncos 27-13. At the end of the season, Tedy Bruschi was awarded with the Comeback Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Oakland Raiders 30-20
Week 2 @ Carolina Panthers 17-27
Week 3 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 23-20
Week 4 San Diego Chargers 17-41
Week 5 @ Atlanta Falcons 31-28
Week 6 @ Denver Broncos 20-28
Week 8 Buffalo Bills 21-16
Week 9 Indianapolis Colts 21-40
Week 10 @ Miami Dolphins 23-16
Week 11 New Orleans Saints 24-17
Week 12 @ Kansas City Chiefs 16-26
Week 13 New York Jets 16-3
Week 14 @ Buffalo Bills 35-7
Week 15 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 28-0
Week 16 @ New York Jets 31-21
Week 17 Miami Dolphins 26-28


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Jacksonville Jaguars 28-3
Divisional Round @ Denver Broncos 13-27

2005 New England Patriots Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Bill Belichick Assistant Head Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Defensive Coordinator: Eric Mangini Quarterbacks Coach: Josh McDaniels Wide Receivers Coach: Brian Daboll Offensive Line Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Running Backs Coach: Ivan Fears Tight Ends Coach: Pete Mangurian Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Matt Patricia Defensive Line Coach: Pepper Johnson Linebackers Coach: Dean Pees Assistant Secondary Coach: Joel Collier Defensive Assistant Coach: Mike Judge Special Teams Coach: Brad Seely Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Woicik Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Harold Nash Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Tom Shaw Owner: Robert Kraft Director of Pro Personnel: Nick Caserio Director of College Scouting: Thomas Dimitroff Director of Football Research: Ernie Adams Director of Football Operations: Matt Caracciolo Scout: Frank Leonard Area Scout: Jon Robinson Scouting Assistant: Brian Flores Summer Intern: Mike Disner Operations Intern: Andy Dickerson