2000 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
10-6-0 1-1 6053 3866 2187 30 348 5556 3723 1833 40 314
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The New Orleans Saints' thirty-fourth season was in 2000, playing their home games at Louisiana Superdome. During the offseason they hired Jim Haslett to lead the team. Haslett previously was the defensive coordinator of the Pittsburgh Steelers and had seven years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the year 10-6-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC West, and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Minnesota Vikings 34-16. At the end of the season Jim Haslett earned Coach of the Year and Joe Johnson earned Comeback Player of the Year.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Detroit Lions 10-14
Week 2 @ San Diego Chargers 28-27
Week 3 @ Seattle Seahawks 10-20
Week 4 Philadelphia Eagles 7-21
Week 6 @ Chicago Bears 31-10
Week 7 Carolina Panthers 24-6
Week 8 @ Atlanta Falcons 21-19
Week 9 @ Arizona Cardinals 21-10
Week 10 San Francisco 49ers 31-15
Week 11 @ Carolina Panthers 20-10
Week 12 Oakland Raiders 22-31
Week 13 @ St. Louis Rams 31-24
Week 14 Denver Broncos 23-38
Week 15 @ San Francisco 49ers 31-27
Week 16 Atlanta Falcons 23-7
Week 17 St. Louis Rams 21-26


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round St. Louis Rams 31-28
Divisional Round @ Minnesota Vikings 16-34

2000 New Orleans Saints Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jim Haslett Assistant Head Coach: Rick Venturi Offensive Coordinator: Mike McCarthy Defensive Coordinator: Ron Zook Special Teams Coordinator: Al Everest Quarterbacks Coach: Frank Cignetti, Jr. Wide Receivers Coach: Hubbard Alexander Offensive Line Coach: Jack Henry Running Backs Coach: Dave Atkins Tight Ends Coach: Bob Palcic Offensive Assistant Coach: Phil Pettey Defensive Line Coach: Sam Clancy Linebackers Coach: John Stephen Bunting Secondary Coach: Rick Venturi Assistant Defensive Backfield Coach: Joe Baker Assistant Special Teams Coach: Joe Baker Strength and Conditioning Coach: Rock Gullickson Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Evan Marcus Strength and Conditioning Assistant Coach: Tom Shaw Owner: Tom Benson General Manager: Randy Mueller Director of Football Administration: Mickey Loomis Administrative Assistant to Player Personnel: Megan McLaughlin Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Todd Middleton