1997 Pittsburgh Steelers 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
11-5-0 1-1 6175 3390 2785 38 365 5330 3826 1504 40 323
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The Pittsburgh Steelers' sixty-fourth season was in 1997, and it was the sixth season Bill Cowher served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Denver Broncos 24-21.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Dallas Cowboys 7-37
Week 2 Washington Redskins 14-13
Week 4 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 21-30
Week 5 Tennessee Oilers 37-24
Week 6 @ Baltimore Ravens 42-34
Week 7 Indianapolis Colts 24-22
Week 8 @ Cincinnati Bengals 26-10
Week 9 Jacksonville Jaguars 23-17
Week 10 @ Kansas City Chiefs 10-13
Week 11 Baltimore Ravens 37-0
Week 12 Cincinnati Bengals 20-3
Week 13 @ Philadelphia Eagles 20-23
Week 14 @ Arizona Cardinals 26-20
Week 15 Denver Broncos 35-24
Week 16 @ New England Patriots 24-21
Week 17 @ Tennessee Oilers 6-16

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round New England Patriots 7-6
Conference Championship Denver Broncos 21-24

Coaches

Head Coach: Bill Cowher Offensive Coordinator: Chan Gailey Defensive Coordinator: Jim Haslett Special Teams Coordinator: Ron Zook Quarterbacks Coach: Ray Sherman Wide Receivers Coach: David Culley Offensive Line Coach: Kent Stephenson Running Backs Coach: Dick Hoak Tight Ends Coach: Mike Mularkey Defensive Line Coach: John Mitchell Linebackers Coach: Mike Archer Defensive Backs Coach: Tim Lewis Defensive Assistant Coach: Lou Spanos Conditioning Coordinator: Chet Fuhrman Player Personnel Assistant: John Wojciechowski Player Development: Anthony Griggs Administrative Assistant: Lou Spanos Assistant Athletic Trainer: Rick Burkholder