1997 NFL Season

The following is a summary of the 1997 National Football League Season.

AFC EASTWLT
New England1060
Miami970
NY Jets970
Buffalo6100
Indianapolis3130
AFC CENTWLT
Pittsburgh1150
Jacksonville1150
Tennessee880
Cincinnati790
Baltimore691
AFC WESTWLT
Kansas City1330
Denver1240
Seattle880
Oakland4120
San Diego4120
NFC EASTWLT
NY Giants1051
Washington871
Philadelphia691
Dallas6100
Arizona4120
NFC CENTWLT
Green Bay1330
Tampa Bay1060
Detroit970
Minnesota970
Chicago4120
NFC WESTWLT
San Francisco1330
Carolina790
Atlanta790
New Orleans6100
St. Louis5110

1997 NFL Postseason

DateGameResult
12/27/971997 NFC Wild Card GameMIN 23 @ NYG 22
12/27/971997 AFC Wild Card GameJAX 17 @ DEN 42
12/28/971997 AFC Wild Card GameMIA 3 @ NE 17
12/28/971997 NFC Wild Card GameDET 10 @ TB 20
01/03/981997 AFC Divisional Playoff GameNE 6 @ PIT 7
01/03/981997 NFC Divisional Playoff GameMIN 22 @ SF 38
01/04/981997 NFC Divisional Playoff GameTB 7 @ GB 21
01/04/981997 AFC Divisional Playoff GameDEN 14 @ KC 10
01/11/981997 AFC Championship GameDEN 24 @ PIT 21
01/11/981997 NFC Championship GameGB 23 @ SF 10
01/25/98Super Bowl XXXIIGB 24 @ DEN 31

Statistical Leaders

Passing Yards
Jeff George, Oak3,917
Brett Favre, GB3,867
Dan Marino, Mia3,780
Drew Bledsoe, NE3,706
Warren Moon, Sea3,678
Rushing Yards
Barry Sanders, Det2,053
Terrell Davis, Den1,750
Jerome Bettis, Pit1,665
Dorsey Levens, GB1,435
Eddie George, Ten1,399
Receptions
Tim Brown, Oak104
Herman Moore, Det104
Rob Moore, Ari97
Cris Carter, Min89
Irving Fryar, Phi86

Team Statistics

Team Offense
Denver Broncos367.0
Detroit Lions362.4
Seattle Seahawks359.9
Team Defense
San Francisco 49ers250.8
Dallas Cowboys282.2
Tampa Bay Buccaneers289.2
Points Per Game
Denver Broncos29.5
Green Bay Packers26.4
Jacksonville Jaguars24.6

Draft Results

PickTeamPlayerPosCollege
1STLOrlando PaceOTOhio State
2OAKDarrell RussellDTSouthern California
3SEAShawn SpringsDBOhio State
4BALPeter BoulwareLBFlorida State
5DETBryant WestbrookDBTexas

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