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1997 New England Patriots

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Record: 10-6-0, Finished 1st in AFC East Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 369 points (23.1/g), 8th of 30 in the NFL.
 Allowed 289 points (18.1/g), 8th.
 Differential of 80 points (5.0/g), 5th.
 Expected W-L: 10.3-5.7.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 7-9-0

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +10 (0.6/g), 4th.

Simple Rating System: Total 5.3, Offense: 2.3, Defense: 3.0, SoS: 0.3, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Pete Carroll(10-6-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Larry Kennan
 Defensive Coordinator: Steve Sidwell
 Other Notable Asst.: Jeff Davidson (Tight Ends)

Team Executives


 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Training Camp: Bryant College (Smithfield, Rhode Island)

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