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2002 Pittsburgh Steelers

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Record: 10-5-1, Finished 1st in AFC North Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 390 points (24.4/g), 8th of 32 in the NFL.
 Allowed 345 points (21.6/g), 16th.
 Differential of 45 points (2.8/g), 9th.
 Expected W-L: 9.2-6.8.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 5-10-1

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential 0 (0.0/g), 15th.

Simple Rating System: Total 2.7, Offense: 3.1, Defense: -0.4, SoS: -0.1, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Bill Cowher(10-5-1)
 Offensive Coordinator: Mike Mularkey
 Other Notable Asst.: Mike Miller (Offensive Assistant) and Ken Whisenhunt (Tight Ends)


 Offensive Scheme: Erhardt-Perkins
 Defensive Alignment: 3-4

Stadium: Heinz Field

Training Camp: St. Vincent College (Latrobe, Pennsylvania)

Pittsburgh Steelers 2002 Defensive Splits · Offensive Splits

2002 League Total Splits · 2002 League Average Splits

Opponent Splits by Location

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Home 563 8.83 6.50 215 754 3.5 9 50 188 322 58.4 2028 6.3 14 11 24 105 77.2 5.2 All Home Opponent plays
Away 578 9.06 6.69 208 751 3.6 11 41 203 342 59.4 2186 6.4 10 11 28 106 74.5 5.1 All Away Opponent plays

Opponent Splits by Quarter

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st Qtr 244 8.47 6.24 104 449 4.3 6 26 83 131 63.4 756 5.8 4 3 9 43 79.6 5.0 All Opponent plays in 1st Qtr
2nd Qtr 296 8.90 6.75 94 304 3.2 5 19 98 184 53.3 1093 5.9 4 7 18 50 62.6 4.2 All Opponent plays in 2nd Qtr
3rd Qtr 288 9.08 7.47 110 418 3.8 4 21 103 165 62.4 1308 7.9 9 5 13 67 92.7 7.1 All Opponent plays in 3rd Qtr
4th Qtr 294 9.25 5.91 107 325 3.0 5 24 103 173 59.5 994 5.7 7 7 12 49 72.3 4.4 All Opponent plays in 4th Qtr
OT 19 9.11 5.54 8 9 1.1 0 1 4 11 36.4 63 5.7 0 0 0 2 56.3 5.7 All Opponent plays in OT
1st Half 540 8.71 6.51 198 753 3.8 11 45 181 315 57.5 1849 5.9 8 10 27 93 69.7 4.6 All Opponent plays in 1st Half
2nd Half 582 9.17 6.71 217 743 3.4 9 45 206 338 60.9 2302 6.8 16 12 25 116 82.2 5.7 All Opponent plays in 2nd Half

Opponent Splits by Down

Rushing Passing
Down #Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st 491 10.00 6.32 219 734 3.4 10 23 161 253 63.6 1780 7.0 14 6 19 72 93.0 6.6 All Opponent plays on 1st down
2nd 372 8.44 5.26 143 511 3.6 4 31 117 212 55.2 925 4.4 3 11 17 52 49.4 2.1 All Opponent plays on 2nd down
3rd 264 7.91 9.10 60 255 4.3 6 36 105 187 56.1 1438 7.7 5 4 15 80 80.9 6.7 All Opponent plays on 3rd down
4th 14 5.21 7.60 1 5 5.0 0 1 8 12 66.7 71 5.9 2 1 1 7 87.2 5.1 All Opponent plays on 4th down

Opponent Splits by Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1-3 140 1.94 4.54 68 201 3.0 10 42 38 67 56.7 303 4.5 4 0 5 36 88.1 5.3 All Opponent plays with 1-3 yds to go
4-6 148 4.95 5.45 59 202 3.4 5 18 50 84 59.5 414 4.9 2 3 5 36 65.3 3.6 All Opponent plays with 4-6 yds to go
7-9 132 7.95 8.20 32 153 4.8 1 8 52 92 56.5 610 6.6 5 3 8 36 81.3 5.8 All Opponent plays with 7-9 yds to go
10+ 721 11.31 6.97 264 949 3.6 4 23 251 421 59.6 2887 6.9 13 16 34 103 74.8 5.3 All Opponent plays with 10+ yds to go

Opponent Splits by Down & Yards to Go

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
1st & 10 438 10.00 6.72 191 692 3.6 3 16 147 230 63.9 1687 7.3 10 6 17 66 89.5 6.5 All Opponent plays with 1st & 10 yds to go
1st & >10 22 18.18 5.00 7 21 3.0 0 0 9 14 64.3 64 4.6 0 0 1 1 74.7 4.3 All Opponent plays with 1st & >10 yds to go
1st & <10 31 4.16 1.85 21 21 1.0 7 7 5 9 55.6 29 3.2 4 0 1 5 101.4 10.9 All Opponent plays with 1st & <10 yds to go
2nd & 1-4 57 2.18 3.11 27 74 2.7 3 11 13 26 50 63 2.4 0 0 4 13 56.3 2.1 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 1-4 yds to go
2nd & 4-6 80 5.10 4.90 39 153 3.9 0 12 22 39 56.4 141 3.6 1 3 2 12 40.7 .6 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 4-6 yds to go
2nd & 7-9 73 7.99 6.62 22 90 4.1 0 2 25 46 54.3 254 5.5 2 2 5 16 66.8 4.0 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 7-9 yds to go
2nd & 10+ 162 12.50 5.65 55 194 3.5 1 6 57 101 56.4 467 4.6 0 6 6 11 43.6 1.8 All Opponent plays with 2nd & 10+ yds to go
3rd & 1-4 67 1.81 5.55 35 122 3.5 4 27 17 31 54.8 172 5.5 0 0 1 15 70.9 5.4 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 1-4 yds to go
3rd & 4-6 47 4.87 7.35 6 26 4.3 1 2 26 38 68.4 246 6.5 0 0 3 22 86.1 6.0 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 4-6 yds to go
3rd & 7-9 53 7.92 11.66 8 65 8.1 1 6 24 43 55.8 343 8.0 2 1 2 18 87.6 7.5 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 7-9 yds to go
3rd & 10+ 97 13.59 11.79 11 42 3.8 0 1 38 75 50.7 677 9.0 3 3 9 25 78.6 7.2 All Opponent plays with 3rd & 10+ yds to go
4th & 1-4 8 2.00 10.00 1 5 5.0 0 1 6 7 85.7 65 9.3 2 0 0 6 144.9 15.0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 1-4 yds to go
4th & 4-6 2 4.50 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .0 0 0 0 0 39.6 .0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 4-6 yds to go
4th & 7-9 2 8.00 7.00 0 0 0 0 2 2 100 14 7.0 0 0 0 1 95.8 7.0 All Opponent plays with 4th & 7-9 yds to go
4th & 10+ 2 16.00 -8.00 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -8 -8.0 0 1 1 0 .0 -26.5 All Opponent plays with 4th & 10+ yds to go
3rd/4th & short 75 1.83 6.07 36 127 3.5 4 28 23 38 60.5 237 6.2 2 0 1 21 96.1 7.1 All Opponent plays with 3rd/4th & short yds to go

Opponent Splits by Field Position

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Own 1-10 33 12.03 5.80 11 37 3.4 0 2 11 18 61.1 108 6.0 0 0 2 3 78.0 5.4 All Opponent plays in Own 1-10
Own 1-20 113 10.48 6.23 42 128 3.0 0 7 36 61 59 414 6.8 0 3 8 16 59.1 4.0 All Opponent plays in Own 1-20
Own 21-50 502 9.23 7.07 163 646 4.0 2 29 200 311 64.3 2106 6.8 0 7 28 101 74.5 5.3 All Opponent plays in Own 21-50
Opp 49-20 398 8.87 7.00 157 563 3.6 1 32 127 231 55 1510 6.5 12 9 10 77 76.2 5.6 All Opponent plays in Opp 49-20
Red Zone 128 6.71 3.71 61 168 2.8 17 23 28 61 45.9 184 3.0 12 3 6 17 72.0 4.3 All Opponent plays in Red Zone
Opp 1-10 78 4.74 1.35 43 68 1.6 15 19 10 30 33.3 9 .3 8 1 5 8 68.1 3.5 All Opponent plays in Opp 1-10

Opponent Splits by Score Differential

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Leading 377 8.92 6.30 174 513 2.9 4 26 112 187 59.9 1377 7.4 11 5 16 69 91.1 6.8 All Opponent plays when Leading
Tied 195 8.26 6.39 71 255 3.6 4 19 68 120 56.7 665 5.5 1 3 4 31 64.8 4.4 All Opponent plays when Tied
Trailing 569 9.20 6.88 178 737 4.1 12 46 211 357 59.1 2172 6.1 12 14 32 111 71.6 4.6 All Opponent plays when Trailing

Opponent Splits by Game Situation

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Trailing, < 4 min to go 85 8.71 8.28 13 77 5.9 1 7 37 68 54.4 370 5.4 2 3 2 17 61.5 3.9 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 4 min to go
Trailing, < 2 min to go 47 8.51 8.65 7 55 7.9 1 5 24 37 64.9 239 6.5 2 1 1 10 89.8 6.2 All Opponent plays when Trailing, < 2 min to go
Tied, < 4 min to go 14 9.14 7.10 4 20 5.0 0 0 6 10 60 51 5.1 0 0 0 3 73.3 5.1 All Opponent plays when Tied, < 4 min to go
Tied, < 2 min to go 11 9.64 7.44 3 16 5.3 0 0 6 8 75 51 6.4 0 0 0 3 91.1 6.4 All Opponent plays when Tied, < 2 min to go
Leading, < 4 min to go 25 9.88 1.35 23 31 1.3 0 2 0 2 0 0 .0 0 0 0 0 39.6 .0 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 4 min to go
Leading, < 2 min to go 7 10.14 -0.71 7 -5 -0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 All Opponent plays when Leading, < 2 min to go

Opponent Splits by Snap Type & Huddle

Rushing Passing
#Pl ToGo Yds Att Yds Y/A TD 1D Cmp Att Cmp% Yds Y/A TD Int Sk 1D Rate ANY/A
Huddle 1141 8.95 6.60 423 1505 3.6 20 91 391 664 58.9 4214 6.3 24 22 52 211 75.8 5.2
Shotgun 209 9.84 9.62 19 92 4.8 1 8 112 177 63.3 1284 7.3 6 6 13 61 82.2 6.0
Under Center 932 8.75 6.00 404 1413 3.5 19 83 279 487 57.3 2930 6.0 18 16 39 150 73.5 4.9