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2001 Kansas City Chiefs

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6-10-0, Finished 4th in AFC West Division  · 2001 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -1.2, Offense: -0.2, Defense: -1.0, SoS: 0.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 320 points (20.0/g), 16th of 31 in the NFL. Allowed 344 points (21.5/g), 23rd.
 Differential of -24 points (-1.5/g), 17th.  Expected W-L: 7.3-8.7.

Coach: Dick Vermeil (6-10-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Al Saunders
 Defensive Coordinator: Greg Robinson

Stadium: Arrowhead Stadium
 Training Camp: UW River Falls (River Falls, Wisconsin)

Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Trent Green 31 4 16 296 for 523, 3,783 yards, 17 td, 24 int, & 35 rushes for 158 yards and 0 td San Diego Chargers / 8th / 222nd pick / 1993
RB Priest Holmes*+ 28 4 16 327 rushes for 1,555 yards, 8 td, & 62 catches for 614 yards and 2 td
FB Tony Richardson 30 6 8 66 rushes for 191 yards, 7 td, & 30 catches for 265 yards and 0 td
WR Derrick Alexander 30 7 11 27 catches for 470 yards, 3 td, & 2 rushes for 16 yards and 0 td Cleveland Browns / 1st / 29th pick / 1994
WR Snoop Minnis 24 Rook 11 33 catches for 511 yards, 1 td Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 77th pick / 2001
TE Tony Gonzalez*+ 25 4 16 73 catches for 917 yards, 6 td, & 1 rush for 9 yards and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 13th pick / 1997
LT John Tait 26 2 16 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 14th pick / 1999
LG Brian Waters 24 1 8
C Casey Wiegmann 28 4 15
RG Will Shields* 30 8 16 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 74th pick / 1993
RT Marcus Spears 30 5 16 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 2nd / 39th pick / 1994
 Defensive Starters
LDE Eric Hicks 25 3 16 3.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
LDT Eric Downing 23 Rook 9 1.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 75th pick / 2001
RDT Derrick Ransom 25 3 16 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 181st pick / 1998
RDE Duane Clemons 27 5 15 7.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Minnesota Vikings / 1st / 16th pick / 1996
LLB Lewis Bush 32 8 11 San Diego Chargers / 4th / 99th pick / 1993
MLB Marvcus Patton 34 11 15 3.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Buffalo Bills / 8th / 208th pick / 1990
RLB Donnie Edwards 28 5 16 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 98th pick / 1996
LCB Ray Crockett 34 12 12 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 4th / 86th pick / 1989
RCB Eric Warfield 25 3 16 0.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 216th pick / 1998
SS Greg Wesley 23 1 16 2.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 85th pick / 2000
FS Jerome Woods 28 5 16 1.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 28th pick / 1996
 Special Teams Starters
K Todd Peterson 31 7 0 27 of 35 field goals & 27 of 28 extra points New York Giants / 7th / 177th pick / 1993
P Dan Stryzinski 36 11 0 73 punts for a 40.8 average, 0 blocked
PR Dante Hall 23 1 0 32 punt returns for a 7.3 average and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 153rd pick / 2000
KR Dante Hall 23 1 0 43 kick returns for a 22.5 average and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 153rd pick / 2000

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
82 Derrick Alexander 30 WR 13 11 195 6-2 Michigan 11/6/1971 7 4 Cleveland Browns / 1st / 29th pick / 1994
72 Darnell Alford 24 2 0 328 6-4 Boston Col. 6/11/1977 1 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 188th pick / 2000
26 Taje Allen 28 16 0 185 5-10 Texas 11/6/1973 4 1 St. Louis Rams / 5th / 158th pick / 1997
50 Larry Atkins 26 12 0 250 6-3 UCLA 7/21/1975 2 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 84th pick / 1999
45 Bill Baber 22 1 0 255 6-3 Virginia 1/17/1979 Rook 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 141st pick / 2001
24 William Bartee 24 lcb 16 5 200 6-1 Oklahoma 6/25/1977 1 3 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 54th pick / 2000
96 Monty Beisel 23 16 0 254 6-3 Kansas St. 8/20/1978 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 107th pick / 2001
29 Jason Belser 31 16 0 188 5-9 Oklahoma 5/28/1970 9 1 Indianapolis Colts / 8th / 197th pick / 1992
93 John Browning 28 ldt 6 6 297 6-5 West Virginia 9/30/1973 5 3 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 68th pick / 1996
56 Lewis Bush 32 LLB 12 11 245 6-2 Washington St. 12/2/1969 8 4 San Diego Chargers / 4th / 99th pick / 1993
51 Glenn Cadrez 31 lolb 16 5 240 6-3 Houston 1/2/1970 9 3 New York Jets / 6th / 154th pick / 1992
99 Duane Clemons 27 RDE 16 15 275 6-5 California 5/23/1974 5 7 Minnesota Vikings / 1st / 16th pick / 1996
34 Mike Cloud 26 15 0 205 5-10 Boston Col. 7/1/1975 2 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 54th pick / 1999
15 Todd Collins 30 1 0 225 6-4 Michigan 11/5/1971 6 0 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 45th pick / 1995
39 Ray Crockett 34 LCB 14 12 185 5-10 Baylor 1/5/1967 12 5 Detroit Lions / 4th / 86th pick / 1989
79 Eric Downing 23 LDT 15 9 315 6-3 Syracuse 9/16/1978 Rook 4 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 75th pick / 2001
89 Jason Dunn 28 te 15 6 276 6-6 East. Kentucky 11/15/1973 5 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 54th pick / 1996
59 Donnie Edwards 28 RLB 16 16 227 6-2 UCLA 4/6/1973 5 8 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 98th pick / 1996
83 Kendall Gammon 33 16 0 255 6-4 Pittsburg St. 10/23/1968 9 1 Pittsburgh Steelers / 11th / 291st pick / 1992
88 Tony Gonzalez*+ 25 TE 16 16 251 6-5 California 2/27/1976 4 9 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 13th pick / 1997
10 Trent Green 31 QB 16 16 217 6-3 Indiana 7/9/1970 4 13 San Diego Chargers / 8th / 222nd pick / 1993
20 Dante Hall 23 KR 13 0 187 5-8 Texas A&M 9/20/1978 1 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 153rd pick / 2000
40 Corey Harris 25 4 0 187 5-10 The Citadel,North Alabama 11/28/1976 2 1
42 Shaunard Harts 23 3 0 207 6-0 Boise St. 8/4/1978 Rook 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 212th pick / 2001
98 Eric Hicks 25 LDE 16 16 280 6-6 Maryland 6/17/1976 3 7
94 Nate Hobgood-Chittick 27 dt 10 1 290 6-3 North Carolina 11/30/1974 2 1
31 Priest Holmes*+ 28 RB 16 16 213 5-9 Texas 10/7/1973 4 17
73 Willie Jones 26 12 0 355 6-6 Central Florida,Morgan St.,Grambling St. 12/17/1975 Rook 1
87 Eddie Kennison 28 wr 5 1 201 6-1 LSU 1/20/1973 5 3 St. Louis Rams / 1st / 18th pick / 1996
57 Mike Maslowski 27 8 0 243 6-1 Wisc-LaCrosse 7/11/1974 2 1
75 Norris McCleary 24 10 0 305 6-6 East Carolina 5/10/1977 1 1
81 Snoop Minnis 24 WR 13 11 172 6-1 Florida St. 2/6/1977 Rook 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 77th pick / 2001
52 Andre O'Neal 26 3 0 235 6-1 Marshall 12/12/1975 1 0
97 Rich Owens 29 de 16 1 285 6-6 Lehigh 5/22/1972 6 2 Washington Redskins / 5th / 152nd pick / 1995
80 Larry Parker 25 wr 12 4 205 6-1 USC 7/14/1976 2 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 108th pick / 1999
53 Marvcus Patton 34 MLB 16 15 236 6-2 UCLA 5/1/1967 11 8 Buffalo Bills / 8th / 208th pick / 1990
2 Todd Peterson 31 K 16 0 180 5-11 Navy,Georgia 2/4/1970 7 3 New York Giants / 7th / 177th pick / 1993
95 Derrick Ransom 25 RDT 16 16 306 6-3 Cincinnati 9/13/1976 3 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 181st pick / 1998
49 Tony Richardson 30 FB 14 8 238 6-1 Auburn 12/17/1971 6 4
85 Mikhael Ricks 27 16 0 260 6-5 S.F. Austin 11/14/1974 3 2 San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 59th pick / 1998
66 Victor Riley 27 rt 7 5 328 6-5 Auburn 11/4/1974 3 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 27th pick / 1998
68 Will Shields* 30 RG 16 16 315 6-3 Nebraska 9/15/1971 8 9 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 74th pick / 1993
70 Marcus Spears 30 RT 16 16 320 6-4 NW State (LA) 9/28/1971 5 7 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 39th pick / 1994
55 Gary Stills 27 10 0 250 6-2 West Virginia 7/11/1974 2 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 75th pick / 1999
4 Dan Stryzinski 36 P 16 0 237 6-0 Indiana 5/15/1965 11 2
76 John Tait 26 LT 16 16 315 6-6 BYU 1/26/1975 2 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 14th pick / 1999
87 Chris Thomas 30 wr 10 5 185 6-0 Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo 7/16/1971 6 2
27 Bracy Walker 31 15 0 202 6-0 North Carolina 10/28/1970 7 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 127th pick / 1994
44 Eric Warfield 25 RCB 16 16 200 6-0 Nebraska 3/3/1976 3 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 216th pick / 1998
54 Brian Waters 24 LG 16 8 318 6-3 North Texas 2/18/1977 1 4
25 Greg Wesley 23 SS 16 16 208 6-2 Ark-Pine Bluff 3/19/1978 1 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 85th pick / 2000
62 Casey Wiegmann 28 C 15 15 285 6-2 Iowa 7/20/1973 4 7
43 Jermaine Williams 28 rb 11 2 235 5-11 Houston 8/14/1973 3 0
90 Tyrone Williams 29 7 0 292 6-4 Wyoming 10/22/1972 4 1
60 Donald Willis 28 g 14 4 325 6-3 Washington,North Carolina A&T 7/15/1973 5 3
21 Jerome Woods 28 FS 16 16 205 6-3 Memphis 3/17/1973 5 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 28th pick / 1996
Team Total 27.5 16 247.7 6-2.1 4.1