1997 St. Louis Rams season

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1997 St. Louis Rams season
Head coach Dick Vermeil
Owner Georgia Frontiere
Home field Trans World Dome
Results
Record 5–11
Division place 5th NFC West
Playoff finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1996 1998 >

The 1997 St. Louis Rams season was the team's 60th year with the National Football League (NFL) and the third season in St. Louis.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Main article: 1997 NFL Draft
1997 St. Louis Rams draft
Round Pick Player Position College Notes
1 1 Orlando Pace *  Offensive tackle Ohio State
      Made roster    *   Made at least one Pro Bowl during career

[1]

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 August 31, 1997 New Orleans Saints W 38–24
64,575
2 September 7, 1997 San Francisco 49ers L 15–12
64,630
3 September 14, 1997 at Denver Broncos L 35–14
74,338
4 September 21, 1997 New York Giants W 13–3
64,642
5 September 28, 1997 at Oakland Raiders L 35–17
42,506
6 Bye
7 October 12, 1997 at San Francisco 49ers L 30–10
63,825
8 October 19, 1997 Seattle Seahawks L 17–9
64,819
9 October 26, 1997 Kansas City Chiefs L 28–20
64,864
10 November 2, 1997 at Atlanta Falcons L 34–31
36,583
11 November 9, 1997 at Green Bay Packers L 17–7
60,093
12 November 16, 1997 Atlanta Falcons L 27–21
64,299
13 November 23, 1997 Carolina Panthers L 16–10
64,609
14 November 30, 1997 at Washington Redskins W 23–20
74,772
15 December 7, 1997 at New Orleans Saints W 34–27
54,803
16 December 14, 1997 Chicago Bears L 13–10
66,030
17 December 20, 1997 at Carolina Panthers W 30–18
58,101

Standings[edit]

NFC West
W L T PCT PF PA STK
(1) San Francisco 49ers 13 3 0 .813 375 265 L1
Carolina Panthers 7 9 0 .438 265 314 L2
Atlanta Falcons 7 9 0 .438 320 361 L1
New Orleans Saints 6 10 0 .375 237 327 L1
St. Louis Rams 5 11 0 .313 299 359 W1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1997 St. Louis Rams draftees". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved October 3, 2014. 

External links[edit]