Team Summary | 11-5 | 1st

Team Summary [+]

1997 Pittsburgh Steelers

Franchise IndexPrevious Season / Next Season

Record: 11-5-0, Finished 1st in AFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 372 points (23.2/g), 7th of 30 in the NFL.
 Allowed 307 points (19.2/g), 11th.
 Differential of 65 points (4.1/g), 8th.
 Expected W-L: 9.8-6.2.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 9-6-1

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +1 (0.1/g), 14th.

Simple Rating System: Total 5.3, Offense: 2.7, Defense: 2.6, SoS: 1.2, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Bill Cowher(11-5-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Chan Gailey
 Defensive Coordinator: Jim Haslett
 Other Notable Asst.: Mike Mularkey (Tight Ends)

Team Executives

 Offensive Scheme: Erhardt-Perkins
 Defensive Alignment: 3-4

Training Camp: St. Vincent College (Latrobe, Pennsylvania)