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. The Patriots played their home games at Gillette Stadium. 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

2002 New England Patriots Coaching Staff

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 Running Backs Coach: Ivan Fears Tight Ends Coach: Jeff Davidson Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Jeff Davidson Offensive Coaching Assistant: Nick Caserio 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 Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Woicik Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Markus Paul Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Tom Shaw Owner: Robert Kraft 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 Area Scout: Jon Robinson National Scout: Thomas Dimitroff Operations Intern: Shane Waldron