2016 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
14-2-0 3-0 8934 6386 2548 20 510 7624 5521 2103 39 427
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The New England Patriots' fifty-seventh season was in 2016, and it was the seventeenth season Bill Belichick served as the head coach of the team. The Patriots played their home games at Gillette Stadium. They finished the year 14-2-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC East, and 3-0 in the playoffs eventually winning the NFL championship against the Atlanta Falcons 34-28, the team's fifth championship win. At the end of the season, Tom Brady was awarded with the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 New Orleans Saints 34-22
Preaseason Week 2 Chicago Bears 23-22
Preaseason Week 3 @ Carolina Panthers 19-17
Preaseason Week 4 @ New York Giants 9-17
Week 1 @ Arizona Cardinals 23-21
Week 2 Miami Dolphins 31-24
Week 3 Houston Texans 27-0
Week 4 Buffalo Bills 0-16
Week 5 @ Cleveland Browns 33-13
Week 6 Cincinnati Bengals 35-17
Week 7 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 27-16
Week 8 @ Buffalo Bills 41-25
Week 9 Bye Week
Week 10 Seattle Seahawks 24-31
Week 11 @ San Francisco 49ers 30-17
Week 12 @ New York Jets 22-17
Week 13 Los Angeles Rams 26-10
Week 14 Baltimore Ravens 30-23
Week 15 @ Denver Broncos 16-3
Week 16 New York Jets 41-3
Week 17 @ Miami Dolphins 35-14


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Houston Texans 34-16
Conference Championship Pittsburgh Steelers 36-17
Super Bowl vs. Atlanta Falcons 34-28

2016 New England Patriots Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Bill Belichick Offensive Coordinator: Josh McDaniels Defensive Coordinator: Matt Patricia Quarterbacks Coach: Josh McDaniels Wide Receivers Coach: Chad O'Shea Offensive Line Coach: Dante Scarnecchia Running Backs Coach: Ivan Fears Tight Ends Coach: Brian Daboll Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Jerry Schuplinski Defensive Line Coach: Brendan Daly Safeties Coach: Steve Belichick, Brian Flores Cornerbacks Coach: Josh Boyer Special Teams Coach: Joe Judge Special Teams Assistant Coach: Ray Ventrone Assistant Special Teams Coach: Bubba Ventrone Coaching Assistant: Nick Caley, Mike Pellegrino, Cole Popovich Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Moses Cabrera Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: James Hardy Owner: Robert Kraft Director of Pro Personnel: Dave Ziegler Director of College Scouting: Monti Ossenfort Director of Football Research: Ernie Adams Director of Player Personnel: Nick Caserio Scout: Frank Ross Scouting Assistant: Brian Belichick