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. 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