Detroit Lions

9-7-0
3rd in NFC Central
Scored 23.7 PPG (4th)
Allowed 19.1 PPG (10th)

1997 Regular Season Team Stats

GPPTSYDSPLYAVGRUSH YDSRUSH ATTRUSH AVGPASS YDSPASS ATTPASS AVGSCKSCKY1DWNRUSH 1DWNPASS 1DWNPEN 1DWNPENPEN YDS
Team163795,7981,0285.62,4644475.53,6055406.7412713041201661894866
Team Rank4th2nd12th1st2nd16th1st11th12th16th16th15th11th5th21st26th8th16th
Opponent163064,9471,0214.81,8334713.93,4015076.7432872689815218112841
Opponent Rank10th14th13th11th18th20th14th13th10th15th13th17th5th16th6th6th9th15th
Net+73+851+7+0.8+631-24+1.6+204+330.0-2-16+36+22+140-18+25
Net Rank7th4th12th3rd3rd17th1st11th11th15th17th15th8th7th11th14th3rd19th

1997 Regular Season Player Stats

Passing

GPCMPATTPCTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDTD%INTINT%LNGSCKSCKYRATE
Scott MitchellScott Mitchell1629350957.631.83,4846.8217.8193.7142.8794127179.6
Frank ReichFrank Reich6113036.751214.020.200.026.7270021.7
Matt BlundinMatt Blundin1010.0100.00.000.01100.0000.0

Rushing

GPATTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Barry SandersBarry Sanders1633520.92,0536.1128.311823682,358
Scott MitchellScott Mitchell16372.3832.25.21133783
Tommy VardellTommy Vardell163221223.87.664148340
Ron RiversRon Rivers16291.81665.710.413129166
Cory SchlesingerCory Schlesinger1670.4111.60.7041280
Frank ReichFrank Reich640.7-4-1.0-0.70-14-4
Johnnie MortonJohnnie Morton1630.23311.02.1020831,090

Receiving

GPRECTRGREC/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Herman MooreHerman Moore161046.51,29312.480.88791041,293
Johnnie MortonJohnnie Morton168051,05713.266.1673831,090
Barry SandersBarry Sanders16332.13059.219.13663682,358
David SloanDavid Sloan14292.12649.118.902529264
Pete MetzelaarsPete Metzelaars16171.11448.59.002217144
Tommy VardellTommy Vardell1616121813.613.603748340
Tommie BoydTommie Boyd16100.614214.28.903210142
Glyn MilburnGlyn Milburn1650.37715.44.8043577
Cory SchlesingerCory Schlesinger1650.36913.84.31331280
Pete ChryplewiczPete Chryplewicz1030.3279.02.7112327
Kez McCorveyKez McCorvey720.394.51.30629

Defense

GPTKLASTCOMBTFLSCKPDEFINTYDSAVGTDLNG
Robert PorcherRobert Porcher1612.515505
Luther EllissLuther Elliss168.5000
Tracy ScrogginsTracy Scroggins157.5000
Reggie BrownReggie Brown162.528341.5245
Kevin AbramsKevin Abrams152.012929029
Robert BaileyRobert Bailey152.010000
Antonio LondonAntonio London162.0000
Ron RiceRon Rice121.011818018
Greg JeffriesGreg Jeffries151.010000
Shane BonhamShane Bonham161.0000
George JamisonGeorge Jamison161.0000
Kerwin WaldroupKerwin Waldroup111.0000
Mike WellsMike Wells161.0000

Scoring

GPRUSHRECRETTOTFGMXPMXP2SFTYPTS
Jason HansonJason Hanson160000263900117
Barry SandersBarry Sanders16113014000084
Herman MooreHerman Moore160808001050
Johnnie MortonJohnnie Morton160606000036
Tommy VardellTommy Vardell166006000036
Reggie BrownReggie Brown160022000012
Tracy ScrogginsTracy Scroggins15001100018
Stephen BoydStephen Boyd16001100006
Pete ChryplewiczPete Chryplewicz10010100006
Scott MitchellScott Mitchell16100100006
Ron RiversRon Rivers16100100006
Cory SchlesingerCory Schlesinger16010100006
Bryant WestbrookBryant Westbrook15001100006

Returns

GPKRYDSAVGTDLNGRET
Glyn MilburnGlyn Milburn16554339.204047
Ron RiversRon Rivers162000
Tommy VardellTommy Vardell161000
Matt RussellMatt Russell141000

Kicking

GPFGMFGAFG%FG 1-19FG 20-29FG 30-39FG 40-49FG 50+XPMXPAXP%PTS
Jason HansonJason Hanson16262989.70-010-108-95-53-5394097.5117

Punting

GPPUNTYDSAVGLNGBLK
John JettJohn Jett16843,57642.6602