1997 Pittsburgh Steelers Schedule & Results

1997 Pittsburgh Steelers schedule and results. All games played on Sundays unless otherwise noted.

Postseason

1997 AFC Divisional Playoff Game
Sat 1/3 1234FINAL
New England (10-6) 03036
Pittsburgh (11-5) 70007
Pass
D. Bledsoe (NE), 44-23-264, 2 INT, 0 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 31-14-134, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Shaw (NE), 10-22
K. Stewart (PIT), 11-68, 1 TD
Rec
S. Jefferson (NE), 9-104
C. Hawkins (PIT), 4-28
1997 AFC Championship Game
Sun 1/11 1234FINAL
Denver (12-4) 7170024
Pittsburgh (11-5) 770721
Pass
J. Elway (DEN), 31-18-210, 1 INT, 2 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 36-18-201, 3 INT, 1 TD
Rush
T. Davis (DEN), 26-139, 1 TD
J. Bettis (PIT), 23-105, 1 TD
Rec
R. Smith (DEN), 6-87
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 6-92

Regular Season

Sun 8/31 1234FINAL
Dallas (1-0) 01717337
Pittsburgh (0-1) 00077
Pass
T. Aikman (DAL), 30-19-295, 0 INT, 4 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 28-13-104, 1 INT, 1 TD
Rush
E. Smith (DAL), 26-69
J. Bettis (PIT), 15-63
Rec
M. Irvin (DAL), 7-153, 2 TD
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 4-43
Sun 9/7 1234FINAL
Washington (1-1) 0310013
Pittsburgh (1-1) 700714
Pass
G. Frerotte (WAS), 35-19-270, 3 INT, 0 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 17-8-82, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
S. Davis (WAS), 17-66
J. Bettis (PIT), 27-134, 1 TD
Rec
J. Asher (WAS), 6-48
C. Johnson (PIT), 3-33
Mon 9/22 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (1-2) 707721
Jacksonville (3-0) 71031030
Pass
K. Stewart (PIT), 16-11-155, 1 INT, 2 TD
M. Brunell (JAX), 42-24-306, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
J. Bettis (PIT), 21-114
N. Means (JAX), 24-40, 1 TD
Rec
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 5-53, 1 TD
J. Smith (JAX), 10-164, 1 TD
Sun 9/28 1234FINAL
Tennessee (1-3) 0631524
Pittsburgh (2-2) 10213337
Pass
S. McNair (TEN), 43-22-266, 2 INT, 2 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 24-16-244, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
E. George (TEN), 12-29
J. Bettis (PIT), 18-74
Rec
F. Wycheck (TEN), 9-72, 1 TD
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 5-89
Sun 10/5 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (3-2) 07142142
Baltimore (3-3) 141001034
Pass
K. Stewart (PIT), 28-18-246, 3 INT, 3 TD
V. Testaverde (BAL), 47-28-290, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
J. Bettis (PIT), 28-137
B. Morris (BAL), 15-47, 1 TD
Rec
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 7-162
E. Green (BAL), 8-92, 1 TD
Sun 10/12 1234FINAL
Indianapolis (0-6) 1003922
Pittsburgh (4-2) 0177024
Pass
J. Harbaugh (IND), 36-19-219, 1 INT, 2 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 11-5-72, 0 INT, 0 TD
Rush
M. Faulk (IND), 20-55
J. Bettis (PIT), 30-164, 1 TD
Rec
S. Dawkins (IND), 6-60
C. Johnson (PIT), 3-58
Sun 10/19 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (5-2) 0137626
Cincinnati (1-6) 703010
Pass
K. Stewart (PIT), 33-16-246, 2 INT, 2 TD
J. Blake (CIN), 29-15-178, 2 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Bettis (PIT), 34-135, 1 TD
K. Carter (CIN), 16-63, 1 TD
Rec
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 6-120, 1 TD
C. Pickens (CIN), 4-81
Sun 10/26 12345F/OT
Jacksonville (5-3) 01007017
Pittsburgh (6-2) 00710623
Pass
M. Brunell (JAX), 30-15-214, 0 INT, 2 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 42-25-317, 1 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Stewart (JAX), 16-39
J. Bettis (PIT), 28-99
Rec
J. Smith (JAX), 4-50
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 11-196
Mon 11/3 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (6-3) 1000010
Kansas City (7-2) 0130013
Pass
K. Stewart (PIT), 21-11-101, 1 INT, 1 TD
E. Grbac (KC), 29-16-172, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
J. Bettis (PIT), 17-103
M. Allen (KC), 10-49
Rec
C. Hawkins (PIT), 5-76, 1 TD
K. Anders (KC), 7-40
Sun 11/9 1234FINAL
Baltimore (4-6) 00000
Pittsburgh (7-3) 101010737
Pass
V. Testaverde (BAL), 32-13-120, 3 INT, 0 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 27-14-196, 0 INT, 1 TD
Rush
B. Morris (BAL), 14-39
J. Bettis (PIT), 24-114, 1 TD
Rec
E. Green (BAL), 4-24
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 6-130, 1 TD
Sun 11/16 1234FINAL
Cincinnati (3-8) 00303
Pittsburgh (8-3) 337720
Pass
J. Blake (CIN), 21-15-158, 0 INT, 0 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 22-11-128, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
C. Dillon (CIN), 19-78
J. Bettis (PIT), 25-101
Rec
C. Pickens (CIN), 6-71
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 5-101, 1 TD
Sun 11/23 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (8-4) 337720
Philadelphia (5-6-1) 1433323
Pass
K. Stewart (PIT), 43-20-294, 3 INT, 2 TD
B. Hoying (PHI), 31-15-246, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Bettis (PIT), 20-80
R. Watters (PHI), 20-48
Rec
C. Johnson (PIT), 7-106
I. Fryar (PHI), 7-116, 1 TD
Sun 11/30 12345F/OT
Pittsburgh (9-4) 7373626
Arizona (3-10) 03143020
Pass
K. Stewart (PIT), 35-18-179, 0 INT, 0 TD
J. Plummer (ARI), 26-15-270, 0 INT, 2 TD
Rush
J. Bettis (PIT), 36-142, 3 TD
L. McElroy (ARI), 9-33
Rec
C. Johnson (PIT), 5-41
R. Moore (ARI), 8-188
Sun 12/7 1234FINAL
Denver (11-3) 1473024
Pittsburgh (10-4) 7147735
Pass
J. Elway (DEN), 42-17-248, 1 INT, 2 TD
K. Stewart (PIT), 29-18-303, 1 INT, 3 TD
Rush
T. Davis (DEN), 21-75, 1 TD
J. Bettis (PIT), 24-125
Rec
H. Griffith (DEN), 4-18
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 6-175, 3 TD
Sat 12/13 12345F/OT
Pittsburgh (11-4) 07311324
New England (9-6) 01407021
Pass
K. Stewart (PIT), 48-26-266, 2 INT, 1 TD
D. Bledsoe (NE), 36-21-211, 2 INT, 3 TD
Rush
J. Bettis (PIT), 28-80
D. Cullors (NE), 5-19
Rec
C. Johnson (PIT), 6-87
B. Coates (NE), 5-39, 1 TD
Sun 12/21 1234FINAL
Pittsburgh (11-5) 30036
Tennessee (8-8) 3103016
Pass
M. Tomczak (PIT), 11-8-89, 0 INT, 0 TD
S. McNair (TEN), 26-10-102, 1 INT, 0 TD
Rush
F. McAfee (PIT), 10-27
S. McNair (TEN), 7-90
Rec
Y. Thigpen (PIT), 6-84
D. Mason (TEN), 3-47

Preseason

Sunday, July 27, 1997 FINAL
Chicago (0-1) 17
Pittsburgh (1-0) 30
Saturday, August 2, 1997 FINAL
Pittsburgh (2-0) 28
Kansas City (0-1) 14
Monday, August 11, 1997 FINAL
Philadelphia (0-2) 26
Pittsburgh (3-0) 42
Sunday, August 17, 1997 FINAL
Detroit (1-2) 20
Pittsburgh (4-0) 28
Friday, August 22, 1997 FINAL
Pittsburgh (5-0) 27
Carolina (0-4) 19

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