1971 Kansas City Chiefs 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
10-3-1 0-0 4641 2585 2056 30 263 4175 2731 1444 36 245
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The Kansas City Chiefs' twelfth season was in 1971, and it was the twelfth season Hank Stram served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 10-3-1 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Miami Dolphins 27-24.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ San Diego Chargers 14-21
Week 2 @ Houston Oilers 20-16
Week 3 @ Denver Broncos 16-3
Week 4 San Diego Chargers 31-10
Week 5 Pittsburgh Steelers 38-16
Week 6 Washington Redskins 27-20
Week 7 @ Oakland Raiders 20-20
Week 8 @ New York Jets 10-13
Week 9 Cleveland Browns 13-7
Week 10 Denver Broncos 28-10
Week 11 @ Detroit Lions 21-32
Week 12 @ San Francisco 49ers 26-17
Week 13 Oakland Raiders 16-14
Week 14 Buffalo Bills 22-9

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Miami Dolphins 24-27

Coaches

Head Coach: Hank Stram Offensive Line Coach: William Henry "Bill" Walsh Offensive Ends Coach: Darrel Brewster Offensive Backfield Coach: John Beake Defensive Line Coach: Tom Pratt Linebackers Coach: Walt Corey Defensive Backs Coach: Tom Bettis Assistant Coach: Tommy O'Boyle Strength and Conditioning Coach: Alvin Roy