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1997 New York Giants 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
10-5-1 0-0 4779 2715 2064 21 286 5360 3803 1557 47 326
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The New York Giants' seventy-third season was in 1997. During the offseason they hired Jim Fassel to lead the team. Fassel previously was the offensive coordinator of the Arizona Cardinals and had six years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the year 10-5-1 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Minnesota Vikings 23-22. At the end of the season, Jim Fassel was awarded with the Coach of the Year award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 31-17
Week 2 @ 13-40
Week 3 23-24
Week 4 @ 3-13
Week 5 14-9
Week 6 20-17
Week 7 @ 27-13
Week 8 @ 26-20
Week 9 29-27
Week 11 @ 6-10
Week 12 19-10
Week 13 @ 7-7
Week 14 8-20
Week 15 @ 31-21
Week 16 30-10
Week 17 @ 20-7

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Minnesota Vikings 22-23

Coaches

Head Coach: Offensive Coordinator: Defensive Coordinator: Quarterbacks Coach: Wide Receivers Coach: Offensive Line Coach: Running Backs Coach: Tight Ends Coach: Offensive Assistant Coach: Defensive Line Coach: Linebackers Coach: Secondary Coach: Special Teams Coach: Defensive Quality Control Coach: Strength and Conditioning Coach: Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Scout: