2001 Denver Broncos season

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2001 Denver Broncos season
Head coach Mike Shanahan
Home field Invesco Field at Mile High
Results
Record 8–8
Division place 3rd AFC West
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 2000 2002 >

The 2001 Denver Broncos season was the team's 42nd year in professional football and its 32nd with the National Football League. This was the Broncos' first year at the new stadium Invesco Field at Mile High, replacing the old Mile High Stadium.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

2001 Denver Broncos staff
Front office

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

Strength and conditioning

  • Strength and Conditioning – Rich Tuten
  • Assistant Strength and Conditioning – Greg Saporta
  • Assistant Strength and Conditioning – Cedric Smith

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 10, 2001 New York Giants W 31–20
75,735
2 September 23, 2001 at Arizona Cardinals W 38–17
50,913
3 September 30, 2001 Baltimore Ravens L 20–13
75,082
4 October 7, 2001 Kansas City Chiefs W 20–6
75,037
5 October 14, 2001 at Seattle Seahawks L 34–21
61,837
6 October 21, 2001 at San Diego Chargers L 27–10
67,521
7 October 28, 2001 New England Patriots W 31–20
74,750
8 November 5, 2001 at Oakland Raiders L 38–28
62,637
9 November 11, 2001 San Diego Chargers W 26–16
74,951
10 November 18, 2001 Washington Redskins L 17–10
74,622
11 November 22, 2001 at Dallas Cowboys W 26–24
64,104
12 December 2, 2001 at Miami Dolphins L 21–10
73,938
13 December 9, 2001 Seattle Seahawks W 20–7
74,524
14 December 16, 2001 at Kansas City Chiefs L 26–23
77,778
15 Bye
16 December 30, 2001 Oakland Raiders W 23–17
75,582
17 January 6, 2002 at Indianapolis Colts L 29–10
56,192

Standings[edit]

AFC West
Team W L T PCT PF PA
Oakland Raiders 10 6 0 .625 399 327
Seattle Seahawks 9 7 0 .562 301 324
Denver Broncos 8 8 0 .500 340 339
Kansas City Chiefs 6 10 0 .375 320 344
San Diego Chargers 5 11 0 .312 332 321

Postseason[edit]

Awards and records[edit]

Milestones[edit]

References[edit]