2001 Pittsburgh Steelers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 13-3
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Conference Championship
Coach: Bill Cowher (13-3)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2001 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
2001 Pittsburgh Steelers Results

The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 2001 season with a record of 13 wins and 3 losses, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

The Steelers scored 352 points, and the solid defense allowed 212. Jerome Bettis carried the ball for a team-best 1,072 yards for Pittsburgh.

Kordell Stewart threw for 3,109 yards. Hines Ward paced pass catchers, grabbing 94 passes, while Plaxico Burress accumulated 1,008 receiving yards.

Chad Scott picked off 5 opponent throws. Jason Gildon topped the defensive unit with 12 quarterback sacks, part of an overall team total of 55 sacks.

Bill Cowher coached the team. The 2001 Pittsburgh Steelers lost in the Conference Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Kordell Stewart44226660.231097.0143.2112.5902917581.7
Tommy Maddox9777.815417.1111.1111.15714116.2
Jerome Bettis2150.03216.0150.000.03200135.4
Hines Ward100.
Totals45427460.432957.3163.5122.690 31182


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jerome Bettis22510724.848 4
Kordell Stewart965375.648 5
Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala1204533.846 3
Amos Zereoue854415.232 1
R.J. Bowers18844.721 1
Hines Ward10838.336 0
Dan Kreider7294.112 1
Troy Edwards5285.612 1
Jon Witman5244.814 0
Tommy Maddox691.51
Tee Martin188.00
Kris Brown166.00
Josh Miller100.00
Totals58027744.848 17


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Hines Ward94100310.734 4
Plaxico Burress66100815.343 6
Bobby Shaw2440917.090 2
Troy Edwards1928314.957 0
Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala161277.954 1
Amos Zereoue1315411.862 1
Mark Bruener12988.221 0
Jerome Bettis8486.016 0
Jerame Tuman79613.732 1
Jon Witman6325.312 0
Matt Cushing5244.81
Dan Kreider252.50
Will Blackwell188.00
R.J. Bowers100.00
Totals274329512.090 16


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Kris Brown373491.9443068.2124


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Josh Miller59250542.564
Kris Brown310635.346

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Hank Poteat362928.139 0
Troy Edwards10838.328 0
Bobby Shaw44511.223 0
Totals504208.439 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Troy Edwards2046223.181 0
Hank Poteat1625015.630 0
Lenzie Jackson612520.825 0
Will Blackwell23618.020 0
Mike Logan199.00
Bobby Shaw122.00
Totals4688419.281 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Chad Scott520440.862 2
Brent Alexander4399.822 0
Deshea Townsend273.50
Mike Logan221.00
Dewayne Washington11515.015 0
Kendrick Clancy133.00
Jason Gildon100.00
Totals1627016.962 2


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF
Earl Holmes101.58533201002
Chad Scott75.571919
Kendrell Bell75.56913100001
Dewayne Washington71.5661118016310
Brent Alexander60.552171000001
Lee Flowers54.548134
Joey Porter544714401004
Jason Gildon49.543138022713
Aaron Smith25.5227100001
Kimo von Oelhoffen2420802000
Deshea Townsend222048
Mike Logan21.52038021401
Myron Bell13130101000
Casey Hampton16.5101301000
Mike Jones11.510300001
Rodney Bailey10841
Kendrick Clancy8641
Jason Simmons4.5411
Clark Haggans43200001
John Fiala212101000
Justin Kurpeikis1.511
Hank Poteat11042000
Chris Combs110
Kordell Stewart115-110
Jerome Bettis3200
Oliver Ross02000
Amos Zereoue3100
Kris Brown1100
Troy Edwards113210
Mark Bruener01000
Bobby Shaw1000
Josh Miller10-900
Plaxico Burress1000
Hines Ward1000
Tommy Maddox1000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Kris Brown030340124
Plaxico Burress600036
Kordell Stewart500030
Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala3100024
Jerome Bettis4000024
Hines Ward0400024
Bobby Shaw20000012
Chad Scott200012
Amos Zereoue1100012
Troy Edwards1000100012
Dewayne Washington010006
Tommy Maddox10006
Dan Kreider100006
Jason Gildon010006
R.J. Bowers100006
Matt Cushing10006
Jerame Tuman10006