Philadelphia Eagles at Washington Redskins 32 to 35

Sunday, December 21, 1997, Week 17

The Philadelphia Eagles played the Washington Redskins in Landover on Sunday, December 21, 1997, Week 17 of the 1997 season. The Redskins won by a score of 35-32. The Redskins and the Eagles split the season series for the 1997 season, each winning one game. With this game, the Redskins finished the season 5-2-1 at home, while the Eagles finished 0-7-1 on the road for the 1997 season.

The Redskins finished the season with a record of 8-7-1, while the Eagles finished the season at 6-9-1.

Philadelphia Eagles offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
401 208 193 3 24


Head Coach: Ray Rhodes Offensive Coordinator: Jon Gruden Defensive Coordinator: Emmitt Thomas Quarterbacks Coach: Sean Payton Wide Receivers Coach: Gerald Carr Offensive Line Coach: Bill Callahan Running Backs Coach: Ted Williams Tight Ends Coach: Juan Castillo Defensive Line Coach: Mike Trgovac Linebackers Coach: Joe Vitt Defensive Backs Coach: Danny Smith Defensive Assistant Coach: Chuck Knox Jr. Special Teams Coach: Joe Wessel Quality Control Coach: David Shaw Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mike Wolf Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tom Kanavy Volunteer Strength and Conditioning Coach: Kevin Tolbert Scout: Steve Crosby

Washington Redskins offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
221 143 78 2 17


Head Coach: Norv Turner Defensive Coordinator: Mike Nolan Quarterbacks Coach: Mike Martz Wide Receivers Coach: Terry Robiskie Offensive Line Coach: Russ Grimm Running Backs Coach: Bobby Jackson Tight Ends Coach: Mike Pope Offensive Assistant Coach: Ed Sidwell Defensive Line Coach: Earl Leggett Linebackers Coach: Dale Lindsey Defensive Backs Coach: Tom Hayes Special Teams Coach: Pete Rodriguez Conditioning Director: Jason Arapoff Strength and Conditioning Coach: Malcolm Blacken Strength Coach: Dan Riley General Manager: Charley Casserly Scouting Intern: Ray Wright