1997 San Francisco 49ers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 13-3
Finishing 1st in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Conference Championship
Coach: Steve Mariucci (13-3)
Location: San Francisco, California
1997 San Francisco 49ers Roster
1997 San Francisco 49ers Results

The San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League ended the 1997 season with a record of 13 wins and 3 losses, finishing first in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

The 49ers kept the scoreboard humming with 375 points, and the miserly defensive unit yielded 265. Steve Young threw for 3,029 yards. Terrell Owens grabbed 60 passes for 936 yards. J.J. Stokes contributed to the receiving game, too.

Garrison Hearst carried the ball for a team-leading 1,019 yards for San Francisco.

The ball-hawking defense led the way with 41 turnovers. Merton Hanks picked off 6 opponent throws. Dana Stubblefield topped pass rushers with 15 quarterback sacks, part of an overall team total of 54 sacks.

Steve Mariucci coached the team. The 1997 San Francisco 49ers lost in the Conference Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Steve Young35624167.730298.5195.361.78235220104.7
Jim Druckenmiller522140.42394.611.947.73343229.2
Jeff Brohm241666.71646.800.014.22153768.8
Totals43227864.434327.9204.6112.582 44289


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Garrison Hearst23410194.451 4
Terry Kirby1254183.338 6
William Floyd782313.022 3
Steve Young501994.013 3
Chuck Levy16905.624 0
Marc Edwards5173.40
Jeff Brohm4112.810 0
Jim Druckenmiller10-6-0.60
Jerry Rice1-10-10.0-10 0
Totals52319693.851 16


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Terrell Owens6093615.656 8
J.J. Stokes5873312.636 4
William Floyd373218.744 1
Brent Jones2938313.233 2
Terry Kirby2327912.182 1
Garrison Hearst211949.269 2
Iheanyi Uwaezuoke1416511.825 0
Greg Clark89612.023 1
Jerry Rice77811.116 1
Marc Edwards6488.019 0
Chad Fann57815.621 0
Chuck Levy56813.630 0
Mark Harris55310.616 0
Totals278343212.382 20


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Gary Anderson3838100.0362980.6125


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tommy Thompson78318240.855

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Iheanyi Uwaezuoke3437311.036 0
Chuck Levy610918.273 1
Rod Woodson100.00
Totals4148211.873 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Chuck Levy3679322.059 0
Iheanyi Uwaezuoke613121.825 0
Terry Kirby312441.3101 1
Terrell Owens23115.523 0
Marc Edwards13030.030 0
Tyronne Drakeford12424.024 0
Chad Fann100.00
Totals50113322.7101 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Merton Hanks610317.255 1
Tyronne Drakeford5153.015 0
Rod Woodson38127.041 0
Darnell Walker34916.328 0
Tim McDonald33411.317 0
Lee Woodall25527.555 0
Zack Bronson12222.022 0
Marquez Pope177.00
Brett Maxie100.00
Totals2536614.655 1


Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Gary Anderson29380125
Terry Kirby611000252
Terrell Owens8000048
Garrison Hearst4200036
William Floyd3100024
J.J. Stokes400024
Steve Young300018
Merton Hanks1100012
Brent Jones200012
Kevin Greene10006
Jerry Rice010006
Greg Clark10006
Chuck Levy00100006