2017 Carolina Panthers 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
11-5-0 0-1 6972 4207 2765 31 420 6935 4951 1984 26 382
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The Carolina Panthers' twenty-third season was in 2017, and it was the seventh season Ron Rivera served as the head coach of the team. The Panthers played their home games at Bank of America Stadium. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the New Orleans Saints 31-26.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 Houston Texans 27-17
Preaseason Week 2 @ Tennessee Titans 27-34
Preaseason Week 3 @ Jacksonville Jaguars 24-23
Preaseason Week 4 Pittsburgh Steelers 14-17
Week 1 @ San Francisco 49ers 23-3
Week 2 Buffalo Bills 9-3
Week 3 New Orleans Saints 13-34
Week 4 @ New England Patriots 33-30
Week 5 @ Detroit Lions 27-24
Week 6 Philadelphia Eagles 23-28
Week 7 @ Chicago Bears 3-17
Week 8 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17-3
Week 9 Atlanta Falcons 20-17
Week 10 Miami Dolphins 45-21
Week 11 Bye Week
Week 12 @ New York Jets 35-27
Week 13 @ New Orleans Saints 21-31
Week 14 Minnesota Vikings 31-24
Week 15 Green Bay Packers 31-24
Week 16 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 22-19
Week 17 @ Atlanta Falcons 10-22


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ New Orleans Saints 26-31

2017 Carolina Panthers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Ron Rivera Offensive Coordinator: Mike Shula Defensive Coordinator: Steve Wilks Special Teams Coordinator: Thomas McGaughey Offensive Run Game Coordinator: John Matsko Quarterbacks Coach: Ken Dorsey Wide Receivers Coach: Lance Taylor Offensive Line Coach: Ray Brown Running Backs Coach: Jim Skipper Tight Ends Coach: Pete Hoener Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Cameron Turner Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Jerricho Cotchery Defensive Line Coach: Eric Washington Linebackers Coach: Al Holcomb Safeties Coach: Richard Rodgers Defensive Backs Coach: Jeff Imamura Secondary Coach: Curtis Fuller Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Sam Mills III Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Richard Rodgers Nickels Coach: Jeff Imamura Assistant Special Teams Coach: Chase Blackburn Strength and Conditioning Coach: Joe Kenn Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jason Benguche Athletic Performance Analyst: Brett Nenaber General Manager: David Gettleman Interim General Manager: Marty Hurney Football Operations Intern: Vincent Rivera Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Travelle Wharton