1997 St. Louis Rams 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
5-11-0 0-0 4761 3198 1563 30 271 5066 3379 1687 39 296
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The St. Louis Rams' sixty-second season was in 1997, playing their home games at Trans World Dome. During the offseason they hired Dick Vermeil to lead the team. During his time in the NFL he was head coach for seven years. They finished the season 5-11-0, 2-6-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 New Orleans Saints 38-24
Week 2 San Francisco 49ers 12-15
Week 3 @ Denver Broncos 14-35
Week 4 New York Giants 13-3
Week 5 @ Oakland Raiders 17-35
Week 7 @ San Francisco 49ers 10-30
Week 8 Seattle Seahawks 9-17
Week 9 Kansas City Chiefs 20-28
Week 10 @ Atlanta Falcons 31-34
Week 11 @ Green Bay Packers 7-17
Week 12 Atlanta Falcons 21-27
Week 13 Carolina Panthers 10-16
Week 14 @ Washington Redskins 23-20
Week 15 @ New Orleans Saints 34-27
Week 16 Chicago Bears 10-13
Week 17 @ Carolina Panthers 30-18

1997 St. Louis Rams Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Dick Vermeil Assistant Head Coach: Mike White Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Rhome Defensive Coordinator: Bud Carson Wide Receivers Coach: Dick Coury Offensive Line Coach: Jim Hanifan Running Backs Coach: Wilbert Montgomery H-Backs Coach: John Ramsdell Assistant Offensive Line Coach: George Warhop Offensive Assistant Coach: Brian Schottenheimer Defensive Line Coach: Carl Hairston Linebackers Coach: John Stephen Bunting Cornerbacks Coach: Steve Brown Defensive Backs Coach: Peter Giunta Defensive Assistant Coach: Ken Clarke, Nick Aliotti Coaching Assistant: Sam Clark Strength and Conditioning Coordinator: Chris Clausen, Kerry Goode Strength and Conditioning Coach: Chris Clausen Vice President of Football Operations: Lynn Stiles Director of Scouting Administration: Debbie Pollom College Scout: Howard Tippett Scouting Assistant: John Mancini