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2000 Oakland Raiders season
Head Coach Jon Gruden
Home Field Network Associates Coliseum
Results
Record 12–4–0
Place 1st AFC West
Playoff Finish Won Divisional Playoff
Lost AFC Championship
Pro Bowlers Rich Gannon, QB
Lincoln Kennedy, OT
Steve Wisniewski, G
Charles Woodson, CB
Timeline
Previous Season Next Season
1999 2001

The 2000 Oakland Raiders season was the club’s 31st season in the NFL, and 41st season overall. The Oakland Raiders returned to the playoffs for the first time since 1993, when the club was still in Los Angeles.[1] Led by Jon Gruden, the club appeared in its first AFC Championship Game since the 1990 season.

OffseasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Result Score Record Attendance
1 September 3 San Diego W 9–6 1-0
56,373
2 September 10 at Indianapolis W 38–31 2-0
56,769
3 September 17 Denver L 33–24 2-1
62,078
4 September 24 Cleveland W 36–10 3-1
45,702
5 Bye week
6 October 8 at San Francisco W 34–28 4-1
68,344
7 October 15 at Kansas City W 20–17 5-1
79,025
8 October 22 Seattle W 31–3 6-1
57,490
9 October 29 at San Diego W 15–13 7-1
66,659
10 November 5 Kansas City W 49–31 8-1
62,428
11 November 13 at Denver L 27–24 8-2
75,951
12 November 19 at New Orleans W 31–22 9-2
64,900
13 November 26 Atlanta W 41–14 10-2
55,175
14 December 3 at Pittsburgh L 21–20 10-3
55,811
15 December 10 NY Jets W 31–7 11-3
62,632
16 December 16 at Seattle L 27–24 11-4
68,681
17 December 24 Carolina W 52–9 12-4
60,637

StandingsEdit

AFC West
TeamWLTPCTPFPA
Oakland Raiders 1240.750479299
Denver Broncos 1150.688485369
Kansas City Chiefs 790.438355354
Seattle Seahawks 6100.375320405
San Diego Chargers 1150.063269440

RosterEdit

PlayoffsEdit

AFC Divisional PlayoffEdit

Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Dolphins 0 0 0 0 0
Raiders 10 10 7 0 27


AFC Championship GameEdit

Team 1 2 3 4 Total
Ravens 0 10 3 3 16
Raiders 0 0 3 0 3


Awards and recordsEdit

  • Led NFL, Net Yards Gained, Rushing (2,470 yards) [2]
  • Led NFL, First Downs, Rushing (128 First Downs) [2]
  • Led NFL, Rushing Offense [2]
  • Eric Allen, AFC Defensive Player of the Month, December [3]
  • Rich Gannon, Bert Bell Award[4]
  • Rich Gannon, All-Pro selection
  • Rich Gannon, AFC Pro Bowl Selection
  • Rich Gannon, PFW/PFWA All-Pro Team [5]
  • Rich Gannon, Pro Bowl MVP Award [3]
  • Shane Lechler, Single Season Record, Highest Punting Average in One Season, 45.9 Yards
  • Shane Lechler, All-NFL Team (as selected by the Associated Press, Pro Football Weekly, and the Pro Football Writers of America) [3]
  • Shane Lechler, PFW/PFWA All-Rookie Team (as selected by the Associated Press, Pro Football Weekly, and the Pro Football Writers of America) [6]

Pro Bowl selectionsEdit

  • Rich Gannon, AFC Pro Bowl Selection,[7]
  • Lincoln Kennedy, AFC Pro Bowl Selection,[7]
  • Steve Wisniewski, AFC Pro Bowl Selection,[7]
  • Charles Woodson, AFC Pro Bowl Selection,[7]

Team leadersEdit

  • Scoring – Sebastian Janikowski, 112 Points
  • Rushing – Tyrone Wheatley, 1,046 Yards
  • Passing – Rich Gannon, 3,430 Yards
  • Receiving – Tim Brown, 1,128 Yards
  • Receptions – Tim Brown, 76
  • Interceptions – Eric Allen, William Thomas, 6 each
  • Sacks – Grady Jackson,8.0

ReferencesEdit

  1. History: NFL Football – Oakland Raiders
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 215
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 202
  4. http://www.maxwellfootballclub.org/content/awards/bell/past_bell.htm
  5. NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 203
  6. NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 204
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 362

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