2003 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
13-3-0 0-1 6318 4193 2125 19 372 6141 3655 2486 37 349
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The Kansas City Chiefs' forty-fourth season was in 2003, and it was the third season Dick Vermeil served as the head coach of the team. The Chiefs played their home games at Arrowhead Stadium. They finished the year 13-3-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC West, but they lost their first playoff game to the Indianapolis Colts 38-31. At the end of the season, Will Shields was awarded with the Walter Payton Man of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 San Diego Chargers 27-14
Week 2 Pittsburgh Steelers 41-20
Week 3 @ Houston Texans 42-14
Week 4 @ Baltimore Ravens 17-10
Week 5 Denver Broncos 24-23
Week 6 @ Green Bay Packers 40-34
Week 7 @ Oakland Raiders 17-10
Week 8 Buffalo Bills 38-5
Week 10 Cleveland Browns 41-20
Week 11 @ Cincinnati Bengals 19-24
Week 12 Oakland Raiders 27-24
Week 13 @ San Diego Chargers 28-24
Week 14 @ Denver Broncos 27-45
Week 15 Detroit Lions 45-17
Week 16 @ Minnesota Vikings 20-45
Week 17 Chicago Bears 31-3


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Indianapolis Colts 31-38

2003 Kansas City Chiefs Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Dick Vermeil Assistant Head Coach: Al Saunders Offensive Coordinator: Al Saunders Defensive Coordinator: Greg Robinson Quarterbacks Coach: Terry Shea Wide Receivers Coach: Charlie Joiner Offensive Line Coach: Mike Solari Running Backs Coach: James Saxon Tight Ends Coach: Keith Rowen Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Irv Eatman Offensive Assistant Coach: Jason Verduzco Offensive Quality Control Coach: Bob Saunders Defensive Line Coach: Carl Hairston, Bob Karmelowicz Linebackers Coach: Joe Vitt Defensive Backs Coach: Peter Giunta Assistant Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Vernon Dean Defensive Assistant Coach: Darvin Wallis Special Teams Coach: Frank Gansz, Jr. Volunteer Special Teams Coach: Chad O'Shea Quality Control Coach: Jason Verduzco, Darvin Wallis Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jeff Hurd Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Billy Long General Manager: Carl Peterson Director of Football Administration: Mike White