2002 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
9-7-0 0-0 5085 3577 1508 24 304 5377 3179 2198 29 315
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The New England Patriots' forty-third season was in 2002, and it was the third season Bill Belichick served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 9-7-0, 5-3-0 at home and 4-4-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Pittsburgh Steelers 30-14
Week 2 @ New York Jets 44-7
Week 3 Kansas City Chiefs 41-38
Week 4 @ San Diego Chargers 14-21
Week 5 @ Miami Dolphins 13-26
Week 6 Green Bay Packers 10-28
Week 8 Denver Broncos 16-24
Week 9 @ Buffalo Bills 38-7
Week 10 @ Chicago Bears 33-30
Week 11 @ Oakland Raiders 20-27
Week 12 Minnesota Vikings 24-17
Week 13 @ Detroit Lions 20-12
Week 14 Buffalo Bills 27-17
Week 15 @ Tennessee Titans 7-24
Week 16 New York Jets 17-30
Week 17 Miami Dolphins 27-24


Head Coach: Bill Belichick Assistant Head Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Offensive Coordinator: Charlie Weis Defensive Coordinator: Romeo Crennel Quarterbacks Coach: Charlie Weis Wide Receivers Coach: Brian Daboll Offensive Line Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Jeff Davidson Running Backs Coach: Ivan Fears Tight Ends Coach: Jeff Davidson Defensive Line Coach: Romeo Crennel Linebackers Coach: Rob Ryan Outside Linebackers Coach: Rob Ryan Inside Linebackers Coach: Pepper Johnson Defensive Backs Coach: Eric Mangini Defensive Assistant Coach: Josh McDaniels Special Teams Coach: Brad Seely Offensive Coaching Assistant: Nick Caserio Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Woicik Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Markus Paul Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Tom Shaw Director of Football Research: Ernie Adams Director of Football Operations: Chris Caminiti Assistant Director of College Scouting: Lionel Vital Assistant Director of Player Personnel: Jason Licht National Scout: Thomas Dimitroff Owner: Robert Kraft Operations Intern: Shane Waldron