2001 NFL Champions
In the wake of the September 11 attacks, the NFL postponed the games for Week 2 of the 2001 season until the end of the regular season. All playoff games following the 2001 regular season were re-scheduled one week later.
Commissioner Paul Tagliabue
Union Director Gene Upshaw
Players' President Trace Armstrong

2001 NFL Draft

Pick Player Team
1 Michael Vick QB Falcons
2 Leonard Davis T Cardinals
3 Gerard Warren DT Browns
4 Justin Smith DE Bengals
5 LaDainian Tomlinson RB Chargers

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