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1997 was the twenty-second season for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the first season for Tony Dungy as the head coach of the Buccaneers. They finished the season 10-6-0 in the regular season and 1-1 in the playoffs eventually losing to the Green Bay Packers 21-7. At the conclusion of the season Warrick Dunn was awarded with the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year.
Head Coach: Tony Dungy Assistant Head Coach: Herman Edwards Offensive Coordinator: Mike Shula Defensive Coordinator: Monte Kiffin Wide Receivers Coach: Charlie Williams Offensive Line Coach: Chris Foerster Running Backs Coach: Tony Nathan Tight Ends Coach: Clyde Christensen Offensive Assistant Coach: Ricky Thomas Defensive Line Coach: Rod Marinelli Linebackers Coach: Lovie Smith Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Herman Edwards Special Teams Coach: Joe Marciano Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mark Asanovich Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Aaron Komarek Defensive Assistant Coach: Kevin O'Dea Strength and Conditioning Intern: Jeff Fish