1997 Green Bay Packers 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
13-3-0 2-1 6578 4350 2228 38 381 5649 3471 2178 38 339
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The Green Bay Packers' seventy-seventh season was in 1997, and it was the sixth season Mike Holmgren served as the head coach of the team. The Packers played their home games at Lambeau Field. They finished the year 13-3-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC Central, and 2-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Denver Broncos 31-24. At the end of the season, Robert Brooks was awarded with the Comeback Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Chicago Bears 38-24
Week 2 @ Philadelphia Eagles 9-10
Week 3 Miami Dolphins 23-18
Week 4 Minnesota Vikings 38-32
Week 5 @ Detroit Lions 15-26
Week 6 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21-16
Week 7 @ Chicago Bears 24-23
Week 9 @ New England Patriots 28-10
Week 10 Detroit Lions 20-10
Week 11 St. Louis Rams 17-7
Week 12 @ Indianapolis Colts 38-41
Week 13 Dallas Cowboys 45-17
Week 14 @ Minnesota Vikings 27-11
Week 15 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17-6
Week 16 @ Carolina Panthers 31-10
Week 17 Buffalo Bills 31-21


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21-7
Conference Championship @ San Francisco 49ers 23-10
Super Bowl vs. Denver Broncos 24-31

1997 Green Bay Packers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Mike Holmgren Offensive Coordinator: Sherman Lewis Defensive Coordinator: Fritz Shurmur Quarterbacks Coach: Andy Reid Wide Receivers Coach: Gil Haskell Offensive Line Coach: Tom Lovat Running Backs Coach: Harry Sydney Tight Ends Coach: Mike Sherman Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Mike Sherman Defensive Line Coach: Larry Brooks Linebackers Coach: Jim Lind Defensive Backs Coach: Bob Valesente Defensive Assistant Coach: Johnny Holland Special Teams Coach: Nolan Cromwell Quality Control Coach: Johnny Holland Strength and Conditioning Coach: Kent Johnston Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Barry Rubin General Manager: Ron Wolf College Scouting Coordinator: Danny Mock Football Operations: Bill Nayes Administrative Assistant: Bill Nayes