New England Patriots

10-6-0
1st in AFC East
Scored 23.1 PPG (8th)
Allowed 18.1 PPG (8th)

1997 Regular Season Team Stats

GPPTSYDSPLYAVGRUSH YDSRUSH ATTRUSH AVGPASS YDSPASS ATTPASS AVGSCKSCKY1DWNRUSH 1DWNPASS 1DWNPEN 1DWNPENPEN YDS
Team163695,0149605.21,4643983.73,8085327.230258267711732399845
Team Rank8th15th27th10th26th28th22nd9th15th6th4th16th26th29th11th14th13th14th
Opponent162895,0851,1004.61,6164363.73,7726196.14530332211418325106763
Opponent Rank8th19th29th5th5th10th7th22nd30th6th9th22nd27th26th24th17th12th23rd
Net+80-71-140+0.6-152-380.0+36-87+1.1-15-45-55-43-10-2-7+82
Net Rank5th14th28th4th19th18th16th14th26th4th4th18th28th28th18th18th11th21st

1997 Regular Season Player Stats

Passing

GPCMPATTPCTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDTD%INTINT%LNGSCKSCKYRATE
Drew BledsoeDrew Bledsoe1631452260.232.63,7067.1231.6285.4152.9763025887.7
Scott ZolakScott Zolak46966.72.3677.416.8222.200.02000128.2
Dave MeggettDave Meggett1611100.00.13535.02.21100.000.03500158.3

Rushing

GPATTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Curtis MartinCurtis Martin1327421.11,1604.289.24703151,456
Marrio GrierMarrio Grier16332.1752.34.71123375
Drew BledsoeDrew Bledsoe16281.8552.03.4082855
Derrick CullorsDerrick Cullors15221.51014.66.702424109
Dave MeggettDave Meggett16201.3603.03.811039263
Keith ByarsKeith Byars16110.7242.21.50531213
Sam GashSam Gash1660.4101.70.60428164
Scott ZolakScott Zolak430.8-3-1.0-0.80-13-3
Troy BrownTroy Brown1610.1-18-18.0-1.10-1842589

Receiving

GPRECTRGREC/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Ben CoatesBen Coates16664.173711.246.183566737
Shawn JeffersonShawn Jefferson16543.484115.652.627654841
Troy BrownTroy Brown16412.660714.837.966742589
Curtis MartinCurtis Martin13413.22967.222.81223151,456
Terry GlennTerry Glenn927343116.047.925027431
Vincent BrisbyVincent Brisby16231.427612.017.323123276
Sam GashSam Gash16221.41547.09.631928164
Keith ByarsKeith Byars16201.31899.511.835131213
Dave MeggettDave Meggett16191.220310.712.714939263
Lovett PurnellLovett Purnell1650.35711.43.6320557
Derrick CullorsDerrick Cullors1520.184.00.50624109
Dietrich JellsDietrich Jells1110.199.00.80919

Defense

GPTKLASTCOMBTFLSCKPDEFINTYDSAVGTDLNG
Chris SladeChris Slade169.011111
Henry ThomasHenry Thomas167.0000
Tedy BruschiTedy Bruschi164.0000
Ted JohnsonTed Johnson164.0000
Mike JonesMike Jones164.0000
Mark WheelerMark Wheeler144.0000
Larry WhighamLarry Whigham162.026030160
Chris CantyChris Canty162.0000
Willie McGinestWillie McGinest112.0000
Todd CollinsTodd Collins151.5000
Ferric CollonsFerric Collons51.0000
Chad EatonChad Eaton161.0000
Steve IsraelSteve Israel51.0000
Mike McGruderMike McGruder31.0000
Ty LawTy Law160.537023.3040

Scoring

GPRUSHRECRETTOTFGMXPMXP2SFTYPTS
Adam VinatieriAdam Vinatieri160000254000115
Ben CoatesBen Coates160808000048
Troy BrownTroy Brown160606000036
Curtis MartinCurtis Martin134105000030
Keith ByarsKeith Byars160303000018
Sam GashSam Gash160303000018
Lovett PurnellLovett Purnell160303000018
Vincent BrisbyVincent Brisby160202000012
Terry GlennTerry Glenn90202000012
Shawn JeffersonShawn Jefferson160202000012
Dave MeggettDave Meggett161102000012
Willie ClayWillie Clay16001100006
Derrick CullorsDerrick Cullors15001100006
Marrio GrierMarrio Grier16100100006
Jimmy HitchcockJimmy Hitchcock15001100006
Chris SladeChris Slade16001100006
Larry WhighamLarry Whigham16001100006

Returns

GPKRYDSAVGTDLNGRET
Dave MeggettDave Meggett163346710.404745
Derrick CullorsDerrick Cullors1515000
Chris CantyChris Canty164000
Ben CoatesBen Coates161000

Kicking

GPFGMFGAFG%FG 1-19FG 20-29FG 30-39FG 40-49FG 50+XPMXPAXP%PTS
Adam VinatieriAdam Vinatieri16252986.20-011-117-96-81-14040100.0115

Punting

GPPUNTYDSAVGLNGBLK
Tom TupaTom Tupa16783,56945.8731