New Orleans Saints

6-10-0
4th in NFC West
Scored 14.8 PPG (30th)
Allowed 20.4 PPG (16th)

1997 Regular Season Team Stats

GPPTSYDSPLYAVGRUSH YDSRUSH ATTRUSH AVGPASS YDSPASS ATTPASS AVGSCKSCKY1DWNRUSH 1DWNPASS 1DWNPEN 1DWNPENPEN YDS
Team162374,0459254.41,4614173.52,9014586.3503172297812724101811
Team Rank30th30th29th30th27th25th26th27th27th23rd24th9th30th27th29th13th14th12th
Opponent163274,6451,0734.31,7644963.63,2895186.3594082809516817110895
Opponent Rank16th4th26th2nd14th24th4th9th14th7th1st30th8th11th16th4th10th10th
Net-90-600-148+0.0-303-79-0.1-388-600.0-9-91-51-17-41+7-9-84
Net Rank25th27th29th15th23rd27th19th24th24th14th9th25th27th21st28th7th9th10th

1997 Regular Season Player Stats

Passing

GPCMPATTPCTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDTD%INTINT%LNGSCKSCKYRATE
Heath ShulerHeath Shuler1010620352.220.31,2886.3128.821.0146.9892113246.6
Billy Joe HobertBilly Joe Hobert56113146.626.28916.8178.264.686.14942959.0
Danny WuerffelDanny Wuerffel7429146.2135185.774.044.488.8471811642.3
Doug NussmeierDoug Nussmeier3183256.310.71835.761.000.039.42463233.7
Mario BatesMario Bates1211100.00.12121.01.81100.000.02100158.3

Rushing

GPATTATT/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Ray ZellarsRay Zellars161569.85523.534.5427187815
Mario BatesMario Bates121199.94403.736.7474124482
Troy DavisTroy Davis16754.72713.616.902088356
Heath ShulerHeath Shuler10222.2381.73.8182238
Billy Joe HobertBilly Joe Hobert5122.4363.07.20151236
Doug NussmeierDoug Nussmeier382.7303.810.0015830
Fred McCraryFred McCrary781.1151.92.1081232
Danny WuerffelDanny Wuerffel760.9264.33.7010626
Wes BenderWes Bender1150.591.80.80659
Andre HastingsAndre Hastings1640.3358.82.202752757
Randal HillRandal Hill1510.11111.00.701156772
Eric GulifordEric Guliford1610.1-2-2.0-0.10-228360

Receiving

GPRECTRGREC/GYDSAVGYDS/GTDLNGPLY SCMYDS SCM
Randal HillRandal Hill15553.776113.850.728956772
Andre HastingsAndre Hastings1648372215.045.153952757
Ray ZellarsRay Zellars16311.92638.516.4038187815
Eric GulifordEric Guliford16271.736213.422.614728360
John FarquharJohn Farquhar11171.525314.923.014217253
Irv SmithIrv Smith11171.518010.616.412517180
Troy DavisTroy Davis16130.8856.55.301888356
Mario BatesMario Bates1250.4428.43.5015124482
Keith PooleKeith Poole341.39824.532.7249498
Fred McCraryFred McCrary740.6174.32.40111232
Brett BechBrett Bech1030.35016.75.0022350
Daryl HobbsDaryl Hobbs420.54120.510.3121241
Nicky SavoieNicky Savoie1111414.014.0014114
Tony JohnsonTony Johnson710.11313.01.9013113

Defense

Scoring

GPRUSHRECRETTOTFGMXPMXP2SFTYPTS
Doug BrienDoug Brien16000023220091
Andre HastingsAndre Hastings160505001032
Mario BatesMario Bates124004000024
Ray ZellarsRay Zellars164004000024
Eric GulifordEric Guliford160112000012
Randal HillRandal Hill150202000012
Keith PooleKeith Poole30202000012
John FarquharJohn Farquhar11010100006
Mark FieldsMark Fields16001100006
Daryl HobbsDaryl Hobbs4010100006
Heath ShulerHeath Shuler10100100006
Irv SmithIrv Smith11010100006

Returns

GPKRYDSAVGTDLNGRET
Eric GulifordEric Guliford164349810.603247
Troy DavisTroy Davis169000
Brett BechBrett Bech103000
Fred McCraryFred McCrary72000
Jared TomichJared Tomich161000

Kicking

GPFGMFGAFG%FG 1-19FG 20-29FG 30-39FG 40-49FG 50+XPMXPAXP%PTS
Doug BrienDoug Brien16232785.21-12-210-106-94-52222100.091

Punting

GPPUNTYDSAVGLNGBLK
Mark RoyalsMark Royals16884,03845.9660