2000 Washington Redskins season
Head Coach Norv Turner
Terry Robiskie
Home Field FedEx Field
Results
Record 8–8
Place 3rd NFC East
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Pro Bowlers 3
Timeline
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1999 2001

The 2000 Washington Redskins season began with the team trying to improve on their 10–6 record from 1999.

Offseason[edit | edit source]

NFL Draft[edit | edit source]

Pick # NFL Team Player Position College
2 Washington Redskins (from New Orleans) LaVar Arrington Linebacker Penn State
3 Washington Redskins (from San Francisco) Chris Samuels Tackle Alabama

Personnel[edit | edit source]

Staff[edit | edit source]

2000 Washington Redskins staff

Front Office

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

 

Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

Strength and Conditioning

  • Strength – Dan Riley
  • Conditioning Director – Jason Arapoff

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Preseason[edit | edit source]

Game Date Opponent Result Redskins points Opponents Record
1 August 4 at Tampa Bay Loss 12 13 0-1
2 August 11 New England Win 30 20 1-1
3 August 19 at Cleveland Win 24 0 2-1
4 August 25 Pittsburgh Win 17 10 3-1

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Regular season[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Record Attendance
1 September 3, 2000 Carolina Panthers W 20-17 FedEx Field 1-0
80,257
2 September 10, 2000 at Detroit Lions L 15-10 Pontiac Silverdome 1-1
74,159
3 September 18, 2000 Dallas Cowboys L 27-21 FedEx Field 1-2
84,431
4 September 24, 2000 at New York Giants W 16-6 Giants Stadium 2-2
78,216
5 October 1, 2000 Tampa Bay Buccaneers W 20-17 FedEx Field 3-2
83,532
6 October 8, 2000 at Philadelphia Eagles W 17-14 Veterans Stadium 4-2
65,491
7 October 15, 2000 Baltimore Ravens W 10-3 FedExField 5-2
83,252
8 October 22, 2000 at Jacksonville Jaguars W 35-16 ALLTEL Stadium 6-2
69,061
9 October 30, 2000 Tennessee Titans L 27-21 FedEx Field 6-3
83,472
10 November 5, 2000 at Arizona Cardinals L 16-15 Sun Devil Stadium 6-4
52,244
11 Bye week
12 November 20, 2000 at St. Louis Rams W 33-20 Trans World Dome 7-4
66,087
13 November 26, 2000 Philadelphia Eagles L 23-20 FedEx Field 7-5
83,284
14 December 3, 2000 New York Giants L 9-7 FedEx Field 7-6
83,485
15 December 10, 2000 at Dallas Cowboys L 32-13 Texas Stadium 7-7
63,467
16 December 16, 2000 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 24-3 Three Rivers Stadium 7-8
58,183
17 December 24, 2000 Arizona Cardinals W 20-3 FedEx Field 8-8
65,711

Standings[edit | edit source]

Template:2000 NFC East standings

Best performances[edit | edit source]

  • Marco Coleman, Week 1, 2.5 Quarterback Sacks vs. Carolina Panthers [3]
  • Marco Coleman, Week 5, 3.0 Quarterback Sacks vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers [3]
  • Albert Connell, 3rd Best Receiving Performance of Season, 211 Receiving Yards vs. Jacksonville Jaguars, October 22 [4]
  • Bruce Smith, Week 12, 3.0 Quarterback Sacks vs. St. Louis Rams [3]

Roster[edit | edit source]

Player stats[edit | edit source]

Passing[edit | edit source]

Player Comp Att Pct Yds TD Int Rate
Brad Johnson 228 365 62.5 2,505 11 15 75.7

Rushing[edit | edit source]

Player Attempts Yards Average Long Touchdowns
Stephen Davis 332 1318 4.0 50 11
Larry Centers 19 103 5.4 14 0
James Thrash 10 82 8.2 34 0
Skip Hicks 29 78 2.7 12 1
Brad Johnson 22 58 2.6 21 1

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Receiving[edit | edit source]

Player Number Yards Average Long Touchdowns
Larry Centers 81 600 7.4 26 3
James Thrash 50 653 13.1 50 2
Stephen Alexander 47 510 10.9 30 2
Irving Fryar 41 548 13.4 34 5
Albert Connell 39 762 19.5 77 3
Stephen Davis 33 313 9.5 39 0
Adrian Murrell 16 93 5.8 12 0
Andre Reed 10 103 10.3 21 1
Michael Westbrook 9 103 11.4 21 0

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Sacks[edit | edit source]

Player Number
Marco Coleman 12.0
Bruce Smith 10.0
LaVar Arrington 4.0
Dan Wilkinson 3.5

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Awards and records[edit | edit source]

  • LaVar Arrington, PFW/Pro Football Writers of America All-Rookie Team
  • Marco Coleman, NFC Defensive Player of the Week, Week 5 [5]
  • Albert Connell, NFC Offensive Player of the Week, Week 8 [5]
  • Deion Sanders, NFL Defensive Player of the Week, Week 5
  • Chris Samuels, PFW/Pro Football Writers of America All-Rookie Team
  • Bruce Smith, NFC Defensive Player of the Week, Week 12 [5]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 2009 Washington Redskins Media Guide. pp. 323–324. http://www.redskins.com/gen/articles/2008_Media_Guide_16723.jsp. Retrieved 2010-03-12. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 151
  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. 209
  4. NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 207
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 202
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