2001 New York Jets season
Head Coach Herman Edwards
Home Field The Meadowlands
Results
Record 10–6
Place 3rd AFC East
Playoff Finish Lost AFC Wild Card
38–24 at Oakland Raiders
Timeline
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2000 2002

The 2001 New York Jets season was the 42nd season for the team, and the 32nd in the National Football League. The team tried to improve upon its 9–7 record from 2000. Under new head coach Herman Edwards, the team finished 10–6 and qualified for the final Wild Card position in the American Football Conference. They lost in the Wild Card round to the Oakland Raiders, 38–24.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Regular season[edit | edit source]

In the wake of the September 11th attacks, The Jets' players made a unanimous vote to not play against the Oakland Raiders in Week 2. This game was made up on January 6th, 2002.

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Attendance
1 2001-09-09 Indianapolis Colts L 45–24 The Meadowlands
78,606
2 2001-09-23 at New England Patriots W 10–3 Foxboro Stadium
60,292
3 2001-10-01 San Francisco 49ers L 19–17 The Meadowlands
78,722
4 2001-10-07 at Buffalo Bills W 42–36 Ralph Wilson Stadium
72,654
5 2001-10-14 Miami Dolphins W 21–17 The Meadowlands
78,823
6 2001-10-21 St. Louis Rams L 34–14 The Meadowlands
78,766
7 2001-10-28 at Carolina Panthers W 13–12 Bank of America Stadium
72,642
8 2001-11-04 at New Orleans Saints W 16–9 Louisiana Superdome
70,020
9 2001-11-11 Kansas City Chiefs W 27–7 The Meadowlands
78,234
10 2001-11-18 at Miami Dolphins W 24–0 Pro Player Stadium
74,259
11 Bye week
12 2001-12-02 New England Patriots L 17–16 The Meadowlands
78,712
13 2001-12-09 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 18–7 Heinz Field
62,884
14 2001-12-16 Cincinnati Bengals W 15–14 The Meadowlands
77,745
15 2001-12-23 at Indianapolis Colts W 29–28 RCA Dome
56,302
16 2001-12-30 Buffalo Bills L 14–9 The Meadowlands
78,200
17 2002-01-06 at Oakland Raiders W 24–22 Network Associates Coliseum
62,011

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result Game site Attendance
WC 2002-01-12 at Oakland Raiders L 38–24 Network Associates Coliseum
61,503

Standings[edit | edit source]

Template:2001 AFC East standings

References[edit | edit source]

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