2000 Oakland Raiders season

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2000 Oakland Raiders season
Head coach Jon Gruden
General manager Al Davis
Owner Al Davis
Home field Network Associates Coliseum
Results
Record 12–4–0
Division 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 John Gruden, the club appeared in its first AFC Championship Game since 1990.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

2000 Oakland Raiders draft
Round Pick Player Position College Notes
1 Sebastian Janikowski  K Florida State
2 Jerry Porter  WR West Virginia
4 Junior Ioane  DT Arizona State
5 Shane Lechler  P Texas A&M
7 Mondriel Fulcher  TE Miami (FL)
7 Clifton Black  DB Florida State
      Made roster    †   Pro Football Hall of Fame    *   Made at least one Pro Bowl during career

[2]

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result TV Time Attendance
1 September 3, 2000 San Diego Chargers W 9–6 CBS 1:05pm
56,373
2 September 10, 2000 at Indianapolis Colts W 38–31 CBS 10:00am
56,769
3 September 17, 2000 Denver Broncos L 32–24 CBS 1:15pm
62,078
4 September 24, 2000 Cleveland Browns W 36–10 CBS 1:05pm
45,702
5 Bye
6 October 8, 2000 at San Francisco 49ers W 34–28 (OT) CBS 1:15pm
68,344
7 October 15, 2000 at Kansas City Chiefs W 20–17 CBS 10:00am
79,025
8 October 22, 2000 Seattle Seahawks W 31–3 CBS 1:05pm
57,490
9 October 29, 2000 at San Diego Chargers W 15–13 ESPN 5:30pm
66,659
10 November 5, 2000 Kansas City Chiefs W 49–31 CBS 1:15pm
62,428
11 November 13, 2000 at Denver Broncos L 27–24 ABC 6:00pm
75,951
12 November 19, 2000 at New Orleans Saints W 31–22 CBS 10:00am
64,900
13 November 26, 2000 Atlanta Falcons W 41–14 FOX 1:05pm
55,175
14 December 3, 2000 at Pittsburgh Steelers L 21–20 CBS 10:00am
55,811
15 December 10, 2000 New York Jets W 31–7 ESPN 5:30pm
62,632
16 December 16, 2000 at Seattle Seahawks L 27–24 CBS 1:05pm
68,681
17 December 24, 2000 Carolina Panthers W 52–9 FOX 1:05pm
60,637

Season summary[edit]

Week 1[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Chargers 0 0 0 6 6
• Raiders 0 0 2 7 9

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Week 8[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Seahawks 3 0 0 0 3
• Raiders 7 14 0 10 31

[4]


Standings[edit]

AFC West
Team W L T PCT PF PA
Oakland Raiders 12 4 0 .750 479 299
Denver Broncos 11 5 0 .688 485 369
Kansas City Chiefs 7 9 0 .438 355 354
Seattle Seahawks 6 10 0 .375 320 405
San Diego Chargers 1 15 0 .063 269 440

Roster[edit]

Oakland Raiders roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Tight Ends

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Playoffs[edit]

AFC Divisional Playoff[edit]

Oakland Raiders 27, Miami Dolphins 0
1 2 3 4 Total
Dolphins 0 0 0 0 0
Raiders 10 10 7 0 27

at Network Associates Coliseum, Oakland, California

AFC Championship Game[edit]

Baltimore Ravens 16, Oakland Raiders 3
1 2 3 4 Total
Ravens 0 10 3 3 16
Raiders 0 0 3 0 3

at Network Associates Coliseum, Oakland, California

Awards and records[edit]

  • Led NFL, Net Yards Gained, Rushing (2,470 yards) [5]
  • Led NFL, First Downs, Rushing (128 First Downs) [5]
  • Led NFL, Rushing Offense [5]
  • Eric Allen, AFC Defensive Player of the Month, December [6]
  • Rich Gannon, Bert Bell Award[7]
  • Rich Gannon, All-Pro selection
  • Rich Gannon, AFC Pro Bowl Selection
  • Rich Gannon, PFW/PFWA All-Pro Team [8]
  • Rich Gannon, Pro Bowl MVP Award [6]
  • 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) [6]
  • Shane Lechler, PFW/PFWA All-Rookie Team (as selected by the Associated Press, Pro Football Weekly, and the Pro Football Writers of America) [9]

Pro Bowl selections[edit]

  • Rich Gannon, AFC Pro Bowl Selection,[10]
  • Lincoln Kennedy, AFC Pro Bowl Selection,[10]
  • Steve Wisniewski, AFC Pro Bowl Selection,[10]
  • Charles Woodson, AFC Pro Bowl Selection,[10]

Team leaders[edit]

  • 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

References[edit]

  1. ^ History: NFL Football – Oakland Raiders
  2. ^ Oakland Raiders - Draft History. Retrieved 2014-Jan-06.
  3. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2014-Jan-06.
  4. ^ Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2014-Jan-06.
  5. ^ a b c NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 215
  6. ^ a b c NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 202
  7. ^ http://www.maxwellfootballclub.org/content/awards/bell/past_bell.htm
  8. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 203
  9. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 204
  10. ^ a b c d NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 362