1991 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
6-10-0 0-0 4473 3006 1467 42 259 5431 3852 1579 31 312
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The New England Patriots' thirty-second season was in 1991, playing their home games at Foxboro Stadium. During the offseason they hired Dick MacPherson to lead the team. MacPherson previously was the linebackers coach of the Cleveland Browns in 1978 and has a total of five years of coaching in the AFL and NFL. They finished the season 6-10-0, 4-4-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Leonard Russell was awarded with the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Indianapolis Colts 16-7
Week 2 Cleveland Browns 0-20
Week 3 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 6-20
Week 4 Houston Oilers 24-20
Week 5 @ Phoenix Cardinals 10-24
Week 6 Miami Dolphins 10-20
Week 8 Minnesota Vikings 26-23
Week 9 Denver Broncos 6-9
Week 10 @ Buffalo Bills 17-22
Week 11 @ Miami Dolphins 20-30
Week 12 New York Jets 21-28
Week 13 Buffalo Bills 16-13
Week 14 @ Denver Broncos 3-20
Week 15 Indianapolis Colts 23-17
Week 16 @ New York Jets 6-3
Week 17 @ Cincinnati Bengals 7-29

1991 New England Patriots Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Dick MacPherson Offensive Coordinator: Dick Coury Defensive Coordinator: Joe Collier Wide Receivers Coach: Joel Collier, Ivan Fears Offensive Line Coach: Rod Humenuik Tight Ends Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Offensive Backfield Coach: Bobby Grier Assistant Running Backs Coach: Joel Collier Defensive Line Coach: Stan Jones, Dave Uyrus Outside Linebackers Coach: Myrel Moore Inside Linebackers Coach: Norm Gerber Defensive Backs Coach: Charlie West Special Teams Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Special Teams Assistant Coach: Dave Uyrus Pro Scouting Director: Rod Rust Scouting Assistant: Debbie Pollom