1991 New Orleans Saints 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
11-5-0 0-1 5298 3524 1774 33 290 4267 2975 1292 50 234
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The New Orleans Saints' twenty-fifth season was in 1991, and it was the sixth season Jim E. Mora (Sr.) served as the head coach of the team. The Saints played their home games at Louisiana Superdome. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC West, but they lost their first playoff game to the Atlanta Falcons 27-20. At the end of the season, Pat Swilling was awarded with the AP Defensive Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Seattle Seahawks 27-24
Week 2 @ Kansas City Chiefs 17-10
Week 3 Los Angeles Rams 24-7
Week 4 Minnesota Vikings 26-0
Week 5 @ Atlanta Falcons 27-6
Week 7 @ Philadelphia Eagles 13-6
Week 8 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23-7
Week 9 Chicago Bears 17-20
Week 10 @ Los Angeles Rams 24-17
Week 11 San Francisco 49ers 10-3
Week 12 @ San Diego Chargers 21-24
Week 13 Atlanta Falcons 20-23
Week 14 @ San Francisco 49ers 24-38
Week 15 @ Dallas Cowboys 14-23
Week 16 Los Angeles Raiders 27-0
Week 17 @ Phoenix Cardinals 27-3


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Atlanta Falcons 20-27

1991 New Orleans Saints Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jim E. Mora (Sr.) Offensive Coordinator: Carl Smith Defensive Coordinator: Steve Sidwell Quarterbacks Coach: Carl Smith Wide Receivers Coach: Steve Walters Offensive Line Coach: Paul T. Boudreau Running Backs Coach: Jim Skipper Tight Ends Coach: Joe Marciano Defensive Line Coach: John Pease Outside Linebackers Coach: Vic Fangio Inside Linebackers Coach: Steve Sidwell Defensive Backs Coach: Dom Capers Special Teams Coach: Joe Marciano Strength and Conditioning Coach: Russell Paternostro Part Time Strength and Conditioning Coach: Glenn Mayeaux Part-Time Strength and Conditioning Coach: Glenn Mayeaux Owner: Tom Benson General Manager: Jim Finks