2016 Carolina Panthers 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
6-10-0 0-0 6870 4656 2214 34 392 6787 4967 1820 35 392
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The Carolina Panthers' twenty-second season was in 2016, and it was the sixth season Ron Rivera served as the head coach of the team. The Panthers played their home games at Bank of America Stadium. They finished the season 6-10-0, 4-4-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Baltimore Ravens 19-22
Preaseason Week 2 @ Tennessee Titans 26-16
Preaseason Week 3 New England Patriots 17-19
Preaseason Week 4 Pittsburgh Steelers 18-6
Week 1 @ Denver Broncos 20-21
Week 2 San Francisco 49ers 46-27
Week 3 Minnesota Vikings 10-22
Week 4 @ Atlanta Falcons 33-48
Week 5 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14-17
Week 6 @ New Orleans Saints 38-41
Week 7 Bye Week
Week 8 Arizona Cardinals 30-20
Week 9 @ Los Angeles Rams 13-10
Week 10 Kansas City Chiefs 17-20
Week 11 New Orleans Saints 23-20
Week 12 @ Oakland Raiders 32-35
Week 13 @ Seattle Seahawks 7-40
Week 14 San Diego Chargers 28-16
Week 15 @ Washington Redskins 26-15
Week 16 Atlanta Falcons 16-33
Week 17 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16-17

2016 Carolina Panthers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Ron Rivera Assistant Head Coach: Steve Wilks Offensive Coordinator: Mike Shula Defensive Coordinator: Sean McDermott Special Teams Coordinator: Bruce DeHaven Offensive Run Game Coordinator: John Matsko Quarterbacks Coach: Ken Dorsey Wide Receivers Coach: Ricky Proehl Offensive Line Coach: Ray Brown Running Backs Coach: Jim Skipper Tight Ends Coach: Pete Hoener Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Cameron Turner Defensive Line Coach: Eric Washington Linebackers Coach: Al Holcomb Safeties Coach: Richard Rodgers Secondary Coach: Steve Wilks Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Sam Mills III Nickelbacks Coach: Curtis Fuller Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Curtis Fuller, Richard Rodgers Assistant Special Teams Coach: Thomas McGaughey, Chase Blackburn Strength and Conditioning Coach: Joe Kenn Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jason Benguche Athletic Performance Analyst: Brett Nenaber General Manager: David Gettleman Assistant General Manager: Brandon Beane Football Operations Assistant: Matt Worswick