1997 Buffalo Bills 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
6-10-0 0-0 4657 2875 1782 42 268 4853 3061 1792 22 265
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The Buffalo Bills' thirty-eighth season was in 1997, and it was the twelfth season Marv Levy served as the head coach of the team. The Bills played their home games at Ralph Wilson Stadium. They finished the season 6-10-0, 4-4-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Minnesota Vikings 13-34
Week 2 @ New York Jets 28-22
Week 3 @ Kansas City Chiefs 16-22
Week 4 Indianapolis Colts 37-35
Week 6 Detroit Lions 22-13
Week 7 @ New England Patriots 6-33
Week 8 @ Indianapolis Colts 9-6
Week 9 Denver Broncos 20-23
Week 10 Miami Dolphins 9-6
Week 11 New England Patriots 10-31
Week 12 @ Miami Dolphins 13-30
Week 13 @ Tennessee Oilers 14-31
Week 14 New York Jets 20-10
Week 15 @ Chicago Bears 3-20
Week 16 Jacksonville Jaguars 14-20
Week 17 @ Green Bay Packers 21-31

Coaches

Head Coach: Marv Levy Assistant Head Coach: Elijah Pitts Offensive Coordinator: Dan Henning Defensive Coordinator: Wade Phillips Quarterbacks Coach: Dan Henning Wide Receivers Coach: Charlie Joiner Offensive Line Coach: Tom Bresnahan Running Backs Coach: Elijah Pitts Tight Ends Coach: Don Lawrence Defensive Line Coach: Dan Sekanovich Linebackers Coach: Ted Cottrell Assistant Linebackers Coach: Chuck Lester Defensive Backs Coach: Dick Roach Special Teams Coach: Bruce DeHaven Strength and Conditioning Coordinator: Rusty Jones Director of Player Development: Jerry Butler Alumni Relations: Jerry Butler Administrative Assistant: Chuck Lester