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1997 Jacksonville Jaguars

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11-5-0, AFC Central Division  · 1997 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 5.5, Offense: 4.4, Defense: 1.0, SoS: 0.7, avg is 0.0.

Scored 394 points (24.6/g), 3rd of 30 in the NFL. Allowed 318 points (19.9/g), 15th.
 Differential of 76 points (4.8/g), 6th.  Expected W-L: 10.0-6.0.

Coach: Tom Coughlin (11-5-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Chris Palmer
 Defensive Coordinator: Dick Jauron

Stadium: Alltel Stadium
 Training Camp: EverBank Practice Field (Jacksonville, Florida)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Mark Brunell* 27 3 14 264 for 435, 3,281 yards, 18 td, 7 int, & 48 rushes for 257 yards and 2 td Green Bay Packers / 5th / 118th pick / 1993
RB Natrone Means 25 4 11 244 rushes for 823 yards, 9 td, & 15 catches for 104 yards and 0 td San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 41st pick / 1993
FB Ty Hallock 26 4 7 4 rushes for 21 yards, 0 td, & 18 catches for 131 yards and 1 td Detroit Lions / 7th / 174th pick / 1993
WR Keenan McCardell 27 5 16 85 catches for 1,164 yards, 5 td Washington Redskins / 12th / 326th pick / 1991
WR Jimmy Smith* 28 5 16 82 catches for 1,324 yards, 4 td Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 36th pick / 1992
TE Pete Mitchell 26 2 12 35 catches for 380 yards, 4 td Miami Dolphins / 4th / 122nd pick / 1995
LT Tony Boselli*+ 25 2 12 Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 2nd pick / 1995
LG Ben Coleman 26 4 16 Phoenix Cardinals / 2nd / 32nd pick / 1993
C Dave Widell 32 9 12 1 fumble recovered Dallas Cowboys / 4th / 94th pick / 1988
RG Rich Tylski 26 1 13
RT Leon Searcy 28 5 16 Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 11th pick / 1992
 Defensive Starters
LDE Jeff Lageman 30 8 16 5.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered New York Jets / 1st / 14th pick / 1989
LDT Renaldo Wynn 23 Rook 8 2.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 21st pick / 1997
RDT Don Davey 29 6 10 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 67th pick / 1991
RDE Clyde Simmons 33 11 13 8.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 9th / 233rd pick / 1986
LLB Kevin Hardy 24 1 11 2.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 2nd pick / 1996
MLB Bryan Schwartz 26 2 16 0.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Jacksonville Jaguars / 2nd / 64th pick / 1995
RLB Eddie Robinson 27 5 13 2.0 sacks, 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 2nd / 50th pick / 1992
LCB Dave Thomas 29 4 16 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Dallas Cowboys / 8th / 203rd pick / 1993
RCB Deon Figures 27 4 12 0.0 sacks, 5 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 23rd pick / 1993
SS Travis Davis 24 2 16 2.0 sacks, 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered New Orleans Saints / 7th / 242nd pick / 1995
FS Chris Hudson 26 2 16 0.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Jacksonville Jaguars / 3rd / 71st pick / 1995
 Special Teams Starters
K Mike Hollis* 25 2 0 31 of 36 field goals & 41 of 41 extra points
P Bryan Barker*+ 33 7 0 66 punts for a 44.9 average, 0 blocked
PR Reggie Barlow 24 1 0 36 punt returns for a 11.4 average and 0 td Jacksonville Jaguars / 4th / 110th pick / 1996
KR Willie Jackson 26 2 1 32 kick returns for a 20.4 average and 0 td Dallas Cowboys / 4th / 109th pick / 1994

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
25 Curtis Anderson 24 9 0 193 6-0 Pittsburgh 9/29/1973 Rook 1
4 Bryan Barker*+ 33 P 16 0 202 6-1 Santa Clara 6/28/1964 7 3
84 Reggie Barlow 24 PR 16 0 190 6-0 Alabama St. 1/22/1973 1 2 Jacksonville Jaguars / 4th / 110th pick / 1996
21 Aaron Beasley 24 lcb 9 7 205 6-0 West Virginia 7/7/1973 1 3 Jacksonville Jaguars / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1996
71 Tony Boselli*+ 25 LT 12 12 324 6-7 USC 4/17/1972 2 14 Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 2nd pick / 1995
52 Brant Boyer 26 lb 16 2 240 6-1 Arizona 6/27/1971 3 2 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 177th pick / 1994
90 Tony Brackens 23 de 15 3 267 6-4 Texas 12/26/1974 1 4 Jacksonville Jaguars / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1996
22 Bucky Brooks 26 3 0 192 6-0 North Carolina 1/22/1971 3 0 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 48th pick / 1994
86 Derek Brown 27 TE 13 8 259 6-6 Notre Dame 3/31/1970 5 1 New York Giants / 1st / 14th pick / 1992
8 Mark Brunell* 27 QB 14 14 217 6-1 Washington 9/17/1970 3 15 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 118th pick / 1993
63 Michael Cheever 24 c 6 4 293 6-4 Georgia Tech 6/24/1973 1 3 Jacksonville Jaguars / 2nd / 60th pick / 1996
62 Ben Coleman 26 LG 16 16 330 6-5 Wake Forest 5/18/1971 4 10 Phoenix Cardinals / 2nd / 32nd pick / 1993
92 Don Davey 29 RDT 10 10 273 6-4 Wisconsin 4/8/1968 6 4 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 67th pick / 1991
45 Travis Davis 24 SS 16 16 203 6-0 Notre Dame 1/10/1973 2 7 New Orleans Saints / 7th / 242nd pick / 1995
73 Brian DeMarco 25 rg 14 5 323 6-7 Michigan St. 4/9/1972 2 4 Jacksonville Jaguars / 2nd / 40th pick / 1995
26 Kevin Devine 23 12 0 179 5-9 California 12/11/1974 Rook 1
27 Deon Figures 27 RCB 16 12 200 6-0 Colorado 1/10/1970 4 6 Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 23rd pick / 1993
78 Todd Fordham 24 1 0 320 6-5 Florida St. 10/9/1973 Rook 0
85 Rich Griffith 28 te 16 1 262 6-5 Arizona 7/31/1969 4 0 New England Patriots / 5th / 138th pick / 1993
28 Dana Hall 28 16 0 208 6-3 Washington 7/8/1969 5 1 San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 18th pick / 1992
49 Ty Hallock 26 FB 15 7 252 6-2 Michigan St. 4/30/1971 4 2 Detroit Lions / 7th / 174th pick / 1993
54 James Hamilton 23 9 0 243 6-5 North Carolina 4/17/1974 Rook 1 Jacksonville Jaguars / 3rd / 79th pick / 1997
51 Kevin Hardy 24 LLB 13 11 259 6-4 Illinois 7/24/1973 1 5 Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 2nd pick / 1996
1 Mike Hollis* 25 K 16 0 179 5-7 Idaho 5/22/1972 2 4
37 Chris Hudson 26 FS 16 16 199 5-10 Colorado 10/6/1971 2 7 Jacksonville Jaguars / 3rd / 71st pick / 1995
80 Willie Jackson 26 KR 16 1 212 6-1 Florida 8/16/1971 2 2 Dallas Cowboys / 4th / 109th pick / 1994
11 Rob Johnson 24 qb 5 1 204 6-4 USC 3/18/1973 2 2 Jacksonville Jaguars / 4th / 99th pick / 1995
88 Damon Jones 23 te 11 3 270 6-5 Michigan,Southern Illinois 9/18/1974 Rook 1 Jacksonville Jaguars / 5th / 147th pick / 1997
23 Randy Jordan 27 7 0 207 5-10 North Carolina 6/6/1970 4 0
64 John Jurkovic 30 dt 3 3 301 6-2 East. Illinois 8/18/1967 6 1
57 Jeff Kopp 26 lb 16 3 244 6-3 USC 7/8/1971 2 2 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 194th pick / 1995
56 Jeff Lageman 30 LDE 16 16 266 6-6 Virginia 7/18/1967 8 7 New York Jets / 1st / 14th pick / 1989
32 Mike Logan 23 11 0 212 6-0 West Virginia 9/15/1974 Rook 1 Jacksonville Jaguars / 2nd / 50th pick / 1997
16 Steve Matthews 27 qb 2 1 222 6-3 Tennessee,Memphis 10/13/1970 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 199th pick / 1994
87 Keenan McCardell 27 WR 16 16 191 6-1 UNLV 1/6/1970 5 13 Washington Redskins / 12th / 326th pick / 1991
20 Natrone Means 25 RB 14 11 245 5-10 North Carolina 4/26/1972 4 7 San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 41st pick / 1993
83 Pete Mitchell 26 TE 16 12 243 6-2 Boston Col. 10/9/1971 2 4 Miami Dolphins / 4th / 122nd pick / 1995
81 Will Moore 27 11 0 184 6-1 Texas Southern 2/21/1970 2 0
67 Jeff Novak 30 g 7 2 297 6-6 Texas St. 7/27/1967 3 2 San Diego Chargers / 7th / 172nd pick / 1990
39 Chris Parker 25 1 0 213 5-11 Marshall 12/31/1972 Rook 0
29 Ricky Parker 23 12 0 194 6-0 San Diego St. 12/4/1974 Rook 1 Chicago Bears / 6th / 201st pick / 1997
91 Seth Payne 22 rdt 12 5 303 6-4 Cornell 2/12/1975 Rook 3 Jacksonville Jaguars / 4th / 114th pick / 1997
94 Kelvin Pritchett 28 ldt 8 5 322 6-3 Mississippi 10/24/1969 6 3 Dallas Cowboys / 1st / 20th pick / 1991
50 Eddie Robinson 27 RLB 16 13 240 6-1 Alabama St. 4/13/1970 5 7 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 50th pick / 1992
58 Bryan Schwartz 26 MLB 16 16 253 6-4 Augustana (SD) 12/5/1971 2 7 Jacksonville Jaguars / 2nd / 64th pick / 1995
72 Leon Searcy 28 RT 16 16 313 6-4 Miami (FL) 12/21/1969 5 10 Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 11th pick / 1992
31 Daimon Shelton 25 13 0 262 6-0 Sacramento St. 9/15/1972 Rook 0 Jacksonville Jaguars / 6th / 184th pick / 1997
96 Clyde Simmons 33 RDE 16 13 292 6-5 West. Carolina 8/4/1964 11 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 9th / 233rd pick / 1986
99 Joel Smeenge 29 16 0 262 6-6 West. Michigan 4/1/1968 7 3 New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 71st pick / 1990
82 Jimmy Smith* 28 WR 16 16 213 6-1 Jackson St. 2/9/1969 5 15 Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 36th pick / 1992
33 James Stewart 26 rb 16 5 224 6-1 Tennessee 12/27/1971 2 8 Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 19th pick / 1995
41 Dave Thomas 29 LCB 16 16 213 6-3 Tennessee 8/25/1968 4 6 Dallas Cowboys / 8th / 203rd pick / 1993
98 Jabbar Threats 22 2 0 268 6-5 Michigan St. 4/26/1975 Rook 0
93 Esera Tuaolo 29 nt 6 1 277 6-2 Oregon St. 7/11/1968 6 1 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 35th pick / 1991
76 Rich Tylski 26 RG 13 13 305 6-4 Utah St. 2/27/1971 1 8
95 Jose White 24 3 0 290 6-3 Howard 3/2/1973 Rook 0 Minnesota Vikings / 7th / 232nd pick / 1995
79 Dave Widell 32 C 16 12 303 6-7 Boston Col. 5/14/1965 9 8 Dallas Cowboys / 4th / 94th pick / 1988
97 Renaldo Wynn 23 LDT 16 8 292 6-3 Notre Dame 9/3/1974 Rook 4 Jacksonville Jaguars / 1st / 21st pick / 1997
Team Total 26.2 16 247.4 6-2.4 2.9