1997 Florida Bobcats Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 4-10
Finishing 3rd in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference
Coach: Babe Parilli (4-10)
Location: Miami, Florida
Attendance: 23,618, Avg. 4,724 in 5 home dates
1997 Florida Bobcats Statistics
1997 Florida Bobcats Results

The Florida Bobcats of the Arena Football League ended the 1997 season with a record of 4 wins and 10 losses, finishing third in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference.

The Bobcats stumbled, scoring only 519 points, and the defense yielded 645. Clemente Gordon threw for 2,618 yards. Bernard Edwards hauled in 73 passes for 920 yards. Millard Hamilton provided receiving help also.

Travis Pearson ran for a team-best 95 yards for Florida.

Darius Hadley intercepted 6 errant tosses from the opposition. Lamar Rogers topped pass rushers with 3 sacks.

Babe Parilli coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
George BrewerOL/DLJune 11, 19696'5"300Savannah State (GA)West Point, GA 5
Kerry BrownWR/LBFebruary 12, 19726'5"210PacificBoynton, FL 10
Chris DausinOL/DLDecember 18, 19696'4"285Texas A&MSan Antonio, TX 4
Chris DrennanKJanuary 26, 19675'11"205NebraskaBuena Park, CA 7
Bernard EdwardsWR/LBFebruary 24, 19696'5"205Ohio StateFt. Myers, FL 14
Vinson FraleyOL/DLOctober 8, 19716'3"260Appalachian StateStatesville, NC 12
Shane GarrettWR/DBNovember 16, 19675'11"185Texas A&MLafayette, LA USA2
Clemente GordonQBAugust 14, 19676'4"245Grambling StateAtlanta, GA 14
Walter GrantKFebruary 3, 19735'9"170Mississippi7
Darius HadleyDSSeptember 9, 19736'2"205South Carolina StateMiami, FL 13
Millard HamiltonWR/DBDecember 30, 19675'10"175Clark Atlanta (GA)14
Anthony HamletOL/DLSeptember 4, 19696'3"265Miami (FL)Delray Beach, FL 5
Pierre HixonWR/DBSeptember 24, 19725'10"190Western MichiganWayne, MI 3
Anthony HowardWR/LBFebruary 1, 19676'3"190Garden City JC (KS)1
Darren HughesWR/DBJune 3, 19676'1"180Carson-Newman (TN)Lynnwood, CA 11
Willie JenningsOL/DLOctober 29, 19716'5"290Savannah State (GA)12
Pat JohnFB/LB6'2"240Cincinnati4
Len JohnsonOL/DLMay 17, 19636'6"290Georgia Military CollegeSavannah, GA 8
Jake KelchnerQBJune 27, 19706'2"215West Virginia5
Ron LopezQBAugust 21, 19706'5"220Utah StateLos Angeles, CA 2
Tom LuginbillQBJanuary 3, 19746'1"195New Mexico State6
Davin MilesOL/DL6'5"290Temple3
Eric MillerOL/DLMay 13, 19696'4"280Miami (FL)Palm Beach Gardens, FL 12
Otis MoundsDSAugust 1, 19716'1"200AuburnFt. Lauderdale, FL 5
Travis PearsonFB/LBJuly 25, 19716'0"217Alabama StateSilas, AL 13
Ron PerryFB/LBDecember 28, 19706'3"245GramblingGrambling, LA 7
Cleveland PrattWR/DBJuly 24, 19675'7"170Edinboro State (PA)North Miami Beach, FL 10
Lamar RogersOL/DLNovember 5, 19676'4"290AuburnOpp, AL USA13
Grady RossWR/LBAugust 19, 19696'1"215Florida State12
Rusty RussellOL/DLAugust 16, 19636'5"295South CarolinaOrangeburg, SC USA13
Joey VeargisWR/LBAugust 11, 19716'1"210Central State (OH)5
Derrick WarrenOL/DL6'6"260Alabama9
Tony WellsWR/LBSeptember 13, 19666'2"195Kent9
Harvey WilsonWR/LBDecember 13, 19686'3"200SouthernWoodbine, CA 10