1997 Portland Forest Dragons Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 2-12
Finishing 4th in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference
Coach: Stan Brock (2-12)
Location: Portland, Oregon
Attendance: 66,622, Avg. 9,517 in 7 home dates
1997 Portland Forest Dragons Roster
The Portland Forest Dragons of the Arena Football League ended the 1997 season with a record of 2 wins and 12 losses, finishing fourth in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference.
The Forest Dragons scored only 446 points, worst in the league, and the defensive squad allowed 701. Chad Davis tossed for 1,250 yards. Ryan Benjamin hauled in 61 balls for 713 yards, while Melvin Bonner contributed to the receiving game, too.
Mose Phillips rushed for a team-leading 100 yards for Portland, while Travis McDonald additionally buoyed the ground attack.
Tom Holmes topped the defensive unit with 3 sacks.
Stan Brock coached the team.
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Regular Season Points For: 446
Regular Season Points Against: 701
|May 4, 1997||Milwaukee Mustangs 41 at Portland Forest Dragons 45||W||1-0-0||0-0-0||1-0-0|
|May 10, 1997||Texas Terror 63 at Portland Forest Dragons 46||L||1-1-0||0-0-0||1-1-0|
|May 17, 1997||Portland Forest Dragons 13 at Iowa Barnstormers 60||L||1-1-0||0-1-0||1-2-0|
|May 23, 1997||Orlando Predators 40 at Portland Forest Dragons 9||L||1-2-0||0-1-0||1-3-0|
|June 2, 1997||Portland Forest Dragons 27 at New York CityHawks 45||L||1-2-0||0-2-0||1-4-0|
|June 8, 1997||Iowa Barnstormers 56 at Portland Forest Dragons 36||L||1-3-0||0-2-0||1-5-0|
|June 13, 1997||Arizona Rattlers 49 at Portland Forest Dragons 30||L||1-4-0||0-2-0||1-6-0|
|June 20, 1997||Portland Forest Dragons 29 at San Jose SaberCats 42||L||1-4-0||0-3-0||1-7-0|
|June 27, 1997||Portland Forest Dragons 48 at Anaheim Piranhas 57||L||1-4-0||0-4-0||1-8-0|
|July 7, 1997||Florida Bobcats 33 at Portland Forest Dragons 45||W||2-4-0||0-4-0||2-8-0|
|July 11, 1997||Portland Forest Dragons 37 at Texas Terror 57||L||2-4-0||0-5-0||2-9-0|
|July 18, 1997||Portland Forest Dragons 14 at Orlando Predators 58||L||2-4-0||0-6-0||2-10-0|
|July 26, 1997||San Jose SaberCats 40 at Portland Forest Dragons 34||L||2-5-0||0-6-0||2-11-0|
|August 1, 1997||Portland Forest Dragons 33 at Milwaukee Mustangs 60||L||2-5-0||0-7-0||2-12-0|