1991 NFL season

72nd season in the history of the National Football League

The 1991 NFL season was the 72nd regular season of the National Football League. The season ended with Super Bowl XXVI when the Washington Redskins beat the Buffalo Bills 37–24 at the Metrodome in Minnesota.

1991 National Football League season
Regular season
DurationSeptember 1 – December 23, 1991
Playoffs
Start dateDecember 28, 1991
AFC ChampionsBuffalo Bills
NFC ChampionsWashington Redskins
Super Bowl XXVI
DateJanuary 26, 1992
SiteMetrodome, Minneapolis, Minnesota
ChampionsWashington Redskins
Pro Bowl
DateFebruary 2, 1992
SiteAloha Stadium

Final standingsEdit

PlayoffsEdit

Dec 29 – Soldier Field Jan 5 – Pontiac Silverdome
5 Dallas 17
5 Dallas 6
4 Chicago 13 Jan 12 – RFK Stadium
2 Detroit 38
NFC
Dec 28 – Louisiana Superdome 2 Detroit 10
Jan 4 – RFK Stadium
1 Washington 41
6 Atlanta 27 NFC Championship
6 Atlanta 7
3 New Orleans 20 Jan 26 – Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
1 Washington 24
Wild Card playoffs
Divisional playoffs
Dec 29 – Astrodome N1 Washington 37
Jan 4 – Mile High Stadium
A1 Buffalo 24
6 NY Jets 10 Super Bowl XXVI
3 Houston 24
3 Houston 17 Jan 12 – Rich Stadium
2 Denver 26
AFC
Dec 28 – Arrowhead Stadium 2 Denver 7
Jan 5 – Rich Stadium
1 Buffalo 10
5 LA Raiders 6 AFC Championship
4 Kansas City 14
4 Kansas City 10
1 Buffalo 37