1997 Cincinnati Bengals schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
7-9-0 0-0 5282 3316 1966 22 310 5682 3459 2223 23 351
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The Cincinnati Bengals' thirtieth season was in 1997, playing their home games at Cinergy Field. During the offseason they hired Bruce Coslet to lead the team. During his time in the NFL he was head coach for four years. They finished the season 7-9-0, 6-2-0 at home and 1-7-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Arizona Cardinals 24-21
Week 2 @ Baltimore Ravens 10-23
Week 4 @ Denver Broncos 20-38
Week 5 New York Jets 14-31
Week 6 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 13-21
Week 7 @ Tennessee Oilers 7-30
Week 8 Pittsburgh Steelers 10-26
Week 9 @ New York Giants 27-29
Week 10 San Diego Chargers 38-31
Week 11 @ Indianapolis Colts 28-13
Week 12 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 3-20
Week 13 Jacksonville Jaguars 31-26
Week 14 @ Philadelphia Eagles 42-44
Week 15 Tennessee Oilers 41-14
Week 16 Dallas Cowboys 31-24
Week 17 Baltimore Ravens 16-14

Coaches

Head Coach: Bruce Coslet Assistant Head Coach: Dick LeBeau Offensive Coordinator: Ken Anderson Defensive Coordinator: Dick LeBeau Offensive Line Coach: Paul Alexander Running Backs Coach: Jim Anderson Tight Ends Coach: Bob Wylie Offensive Assistant Coach: John Garrett Defensive Line Coach: Tim Krumrie Linebackers Coach: Mark Duffner Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Ray Horton Defensive Assistant Coach: Louie Cioffi Special Teams Coach: Al Roberts Strength and Conditioning Coach: Kim Wood