1997 NFL Season

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As originally written by Jimmy Delach and Tim Brulia:


And yet another franchise relocation. The fourth team in three years to find a new home. The Houston Oilers move to a temporary home in Memphis while a stadium is built in Nashville. The team is renamed the Tennessee Oilers.

PRESEASON

7/26/97 Minnesota vs. Seattle @ Canton (HOF Game) (ABC) 2:30--AL MICHAELS, FRANK GIFFORD, DAN DIERDORF

7/27/97 Chicago vs. Pittsburgh @ Dublin, Ireland (FOX) 1:00--PAT SUMMERALL, MATT MILLEN

7/31/97 New England @ Green Bay (ESPN) 8:00--MIKE PATRICK, JOE THEISMANN

8/3/97 Carolina @ Jacksonville (NBC) 3:00--CHARLIE JONES, BOB TRUMPY

8/3/97 Oakland @ Dallas (TNT) 8:00--VERNE LUNDQUIST, PAT HADEN, MARK MAY [1]

8/4/97 Denver vs. Miami @ Mexico City (ABC) 8:00--AL MICHAELS, FRANK GIFFORD, DAN DIERDORF

8/10/97 Chicago @ Miami (TNT) 8:00--VERNE LUNDQUIST, PAT HADEN, MARK MAY [2]

8/11/97 Philadelphia @ Pittsburgh (ABC) 8:00--AL MICHAELS, FRANK GIFFORD, DAN DIERDORF

8/14/97 Carolina @ Kansas City (ESPN) 8:00--MIKE PATRICK, JOE THEISMANN

8/15/97 St. Louis @ Dallas (FOX) 8:00--PAT SUMMERALL, JOHN MADDEN

8/16/97 Buffalo vs. Green Bay @ Toronto (NBC) 4:00--DICK ENBERG, PAUL MAGUIRE, PHIL SIMMS, JIM GRAY

8/17/97 Denver @ New England (NBC) 1:00--CHARLIE JONES, RANDY CROSS, BOB TRUMPY, JOHN DOCKERY, WILL MCDONOUGH

8/17/97 Detroit @ Pittsburgh (TNT) 8:00

8/18/97 Jacksonville @ San Francisco (ABC) 8:00--AL MICHAELS, FRANK GIFFORD, DAN DIERDORF

8/21/97 Washington @ Miami (ESPN) 8:00--MIKE PATRICK, JOE THEISMANN

8/23/97 San Francisco @ Denver (FOX) 8:00--PAT SUMMERALL, JOHN MADDEN


WEEK 1, 1997 - NBC Doubleheader:

Sunday 8/31:

Cardinals-Bengals, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Falcons-Lions, 1, FOX, Sam Rosen, Ron Pitts

Cowboys-Steelers, 1, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Pam Oliver

Colts-Dolphins, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy

Vikings-Bills, 1, FOX, Eric Clemons, Trevor Matich

Saints-Rams, 1, FOX, Joe Buck, Bill Maas

Raiders-Oilers, 1, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Eagles-Giants, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Curt Menefee

Chargers-Patriots, 1, NBC, Marv Albert, Randy Cross

Jaguars-Ravens, 4, NBC, Tom Hammond, Jim Kelly

Chiefs-Broncos, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Jets-Seahawks, 4, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton, Len Berman

49ers-Buccaneers, 4, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville, Chip Carter

Redskins-Panthers, 8, TNT, Verne Lundquist, Pat Haden, Mark May, Craig Sager

Also: WTTG-Washington, WBTV-Charlotte

Note: Halftime programming for most games curtailed with coverage of the death of Diana, The Princess of Wales.

Monday 9/1:

Bears-Packers, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann


WEEK 2, 1997 - FOX Doubleheader:

Sunday 9/7:

Bills-Jets, 1, NBC, Marv Albert, Randy Cross, Len Berman

Panthers-Falcons, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Bengals-Ravens, 1, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton

Vikings-Bears, 1, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts

Patriots-Colts, 1, NBC, Dan Hicks, Bob Trumpy

Chargers-Saints, 1, NBC, Tom Hammond, Jim Kelly

49ers-Rams, 1, FOX, Sam Rosen, Bill Maas

Buccaneers-Lions, 1, FOX, Eric Clemons, Trevor Matich

Oilers-Dolphins, 1, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Redskins-Steelers, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Pam Oliver

Broncos-Seahawks, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Packers-Eagles, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Bill Vargas

Giants-Jaguars, 4, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Cowboys-Cardinals, 8, TNT, Verne Lundquist, Pat Haden, Mark May, Craig Sager

Also: KTXA-Dallas/Fort Worth

Monday 9/8:

Chiefs-Raiders, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann


WEEK 3, 1997 - FOX Doubleheader:

Sunday 9/14:

Cardinals-Redskins, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen

Ravens-Giants, 1, NBC, Marv Albert, Randy Cross, Len Berman

Bills-Chiefs, 1, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton

Lions-Bears, 1, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville, Dan Jiggetts

Dolphins-Packers, 1, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Raiders-Falcons, 1, NBC, Tom Hammond, Jim Kelly

Buccaneers-Vikings, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Panthers-Chargers, 4, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts

Saints-49ers, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden

Rams-Broncos, 4, FOX, Sam Rosen, Bill Maas, Pete Peterson

Seahawks-Colts, 4, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy, Jim Mora

Jets-Patriots, 8, TNT, Verne Lundquist, Pat Haden, Mark May, Craig Sager

Also: WPIX-New York, WLVI-Boston

Monday 9/15:

Eagles-Cowboys, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann

Bye: Bengals, Jaguars, Steelers, Oilers

Bal-NYG was Marv Albert's final NFL game with NBC; he was soon fired after being found guilty of biting a woman.


WEEK 4, 1997 - NBC Doubleheader:

Sunday 9/21:

Ravens-Oilers, 1, NBC, Joel Meyers, Beasley Reece

Bears-Patriots, 1, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Lions-Saints, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Chiefs-Panthers, 1, NBC, Dan Hicks, Jim Mora

Vikings-Packers, 1, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Pam Oliver

Raiders-Jets, 1, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Falcons-49ers, 4, FOX, Sam Rosen, Ron Pitts

Bengals-Broncos, 4, NBC, Charlie Jones, Randy Cross

Colts-Bills, 4, NBC, Tom Hammond, Jim Kelly

Giants-Rams, 4, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen

Chargers-Seahawks, 4, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton

Dolphins-Buccaneers, 8, TNT, Verne Lundquist, Pat Haden, Mark May, Craig Sager

Also: WBFS-Miami, WWWB-Tampa/St. Petersburg

Monday 9/22:

Steelers-Jaguars, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann

Bye: Cardinals, Cowboys, Eagles, Redskins


WEEK 5, 1997 - FOX Doubleheader:

Sunday 9/28:

Cardinals-Buccaneers, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Broncos-Falcons, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy

Packers-Lions, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen

Jaguars-Redskins, 1, NBC, Tom Hammond, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Will McDonough

Saints-Giants, 1, FOX, Joe Buck, Bill Maas

Oilers-Steelers, 1, NBC, Jim Donovan, Beasley Reece

Ravens-Chargers, 4, NBC, Joel Meyers, Randy Cross

Bears-Cowboys, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Dan Jiggetts

Jets-Bengals, 4, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton, Len Berman

Rams-Raiders, 4, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Seahawks-Chiefs, 4, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Eagles-Vikings, 8, TNT, Verne Lundquist, Pat Haden, Mark May, Craig Sager

WTXF-Philadelphia

Monday 9/29:

49ers-Panthers, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann

Bye: Bills, Colts, Dolphins, Patriots


WEEK 6, 1997 - NBC Doubleheader:

Sunday 10/5:

Bengals-Jaguars, 1, NBC, Dan Hicks, Beasley Reece

Cowboys-Giants, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen

Lions-Bills, 1, FOX, Paul Kennedy, Jerry Glanville

Chiefs-Dolphins, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy, Randy Cross

Steelers-Ravens, 1, NBC, Tom Hammond, Jim Kelly

Buccaneers-Packers, 1, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Pam Oliver

Redskins-Eagles, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Vikings-Cardinals, 4, FOX, Steve Grad, Ron Pitts, Kevin McCabe

Jets-Colts, 4, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton, Len Berman

Chargers-Raiders, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Oilers-Seahawks, 4, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Saints-Bears, 8, TNT, Verne Lundquist, Pat Haden, Mark May, Craig Sager

Also: WGNO-New Orleans, WBBM-Chicago

Monday 10/6:

Patriots-Broncos, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann

Bye: Falcons, Panthers, Rams, 49ers


WEEK 7, 1998 - FOX Doubleheader:

Sunday 10/12:

Falcons-Saints, 1, FOX, Eric Clemons, Ray Bentley

Bills-Patriots, 1, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross, Jim Kelly

Bengals-Oilers, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy, Jim Mora

Lions-Buccaneers, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen

Packers-Bears, 1, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Dolphins-Jets, 1, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, James Lofton

Eagles-Jaguars, 1, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts, Pam Oliver

Panthers-Vikings, 4, FOX, Paul Kennedy, Bill Maas

Giants-Cardinals, 4, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Rams-49ers, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden

Colts-Steelers, 8, TNT, Verne Lundquist, Pat Haden, Mark May, Craig Sager

Also: WTTV-Indianapolis, WTAE-Pittsburgh

Monday 10/13:

Cowboys-Redskins, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann

Bye: Ravens, Broncos, Chiefs, Raiders, Chargers, Seahawks


WEEK 8, 1997 - NBC Doubleheader:

Thursday 10/16:

Chargers-Chiefs, 8, TNT, Verne Lundquist, Pat Haden, Mark May, Craig Sager

Also: KGTV-San Diego, KMBC-Kansas City

Sunday 10/19:

Cardinals-Eagles, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Bill Vargas

Panthers-Saints, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Jaguars-Cowboys, 1, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms

Patriots-Jets, 1, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton, Len Berman

49ers-Falcons, 1, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts

Seahawks-Rams, 1, NBC, Joel Meyers, Beasley Reece

Redskins-Oilers, 1, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Bill Maas

Broncos-Raiders, 4, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross

Dolphins-Ravens, 4, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Giants-Lions, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Jennifer Hammond

Steelers-Bengals, 4, NBC, Dan Hicks, Bob Trumpy, Jim Kelly

Monday 10/20:

Bills-Colts, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann

Bye: Bears, Packers, Vikings, Buccaneers


WEEK 9, 1997 - NBC Doubleheader:

Sunday 10/26:

Ravens-Redskins, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy

Bengals-Giants, 1, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton

Cowboys-Eagles, 1, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Carl Cherkin

Broncos-Bills, 1, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross

Chiefs-Rams, 1, NBC, Joel Meyers, Beasley Reece

49ers-Saints, 1, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Colts-Chargers, 4, NBC, Dan Hicks, Jim Kelly

Jaguars-Steelers, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms

Vikings-Buccaneers, 4, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Pam Oliver

Raiders-Seahawks, 4, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Oilers-Cardinals, 4, NBC, Bob Fitzgerald, Jim Laslavic

Falcons-Panthers, 8, TNT, Verne Lundquist, Pat Haden, Mark May, Craig Sager

Also: WSB-Atlanta, WBTV-Charlotte

Monday 10/27:

Bears-Dolphins, 9, ABC, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Packers-Patriots, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann

Bye: Lions, Jets

Chi-Mia moved to 10/27 because Marlins played World Series Game 7.


WEEK 10, 1997 - FOX Doubleheader:

Sunday 11/2:

Ravens-Jets, 1, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton, Len Berman

Dolphins-Bills, 1, NBC, Dan Hicks, Paul Maguire, Jim Kelly

Patriots-Vikings, 1, NBC, Dick Enberg, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Raiders-Panthers, 1, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Rams-Falcons, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Chargers-Bengals, 1, NBC, Jim Donovan, Bob Trumpy

Buccaneers-Colts, 1, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville, Ray Delessio

Redskins-Bears, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen

Cowboys-49ers, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Pam Oliver

Jaguars-Oilers, 4, NBC, Joel Meyers, Beasley Reece

Eagles-Cardinals, 4, FOX, Sam Rosen, Ray Bentley

Seahawks-Broncos, 4, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross

Lions-Packers, 8, ESPN, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Also: WXYZ-Detroit, WFRV-Green Bay, WITI-Milwaukee

Monday 11/3:

Steelers-Chiefs, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann

Bye: Saints, Giants


WEEK 11, 1997 - NBC Doubleheader:

Sunday 11/9:

Cardinals-Cowboys, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen

Bears-Vikings, 1, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville, Pam Oliver

Bengals-Colts, 1, NBC, Joel Meyers, Beasley Reece

Lions-Redskins, 1, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts, Brett Haber

Chiefs-Jaguars, 1, NBC, Dan Hicks, Jim Kelly, James Lofton

Jets-Dolphins, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy, Randy Cross, Len Berman

Rams-Packers, 1, FOX, Joe Buck, Bill Maas

Buccaneers-Falcons, 1, FOX, Sam Rosen, Ray Bentley

Panthers-Broncos, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden

Patriots-Bills, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Saints-Raiders, 4, FOX, Eric Clemons, Trevor Matich

Giants-Oilers, 4, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Seahawks-Chargers, 4, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Ravens-Steelers, 8, ESPN, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Also: WMAR-Baltimore, WTAE-Pittsburgh

Monday 11/10:

49ers-Eagles, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann


WEEK 12, 1997 - FOX Doubleheader:

Sunday 11/16:

Cardinals-Giants, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Falcons-Rams, 1, FOX, Eric Clemons, Trevor Matich

Bengals-Steelers, 1, NBC, Dan Hicks, Jim Kelly

Broncos-Chiefs, 1, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Packers-Colts, 1, FOX, Paul Kennedy, Bill Maas

Vikings-Lions, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Ray Bentley

Patriots-Buccaneers, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy

Eagles-Ravens, 1, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts, Steve Davis

Seahawks-Saints, 1, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton

Oilers-Jaguars, 1, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Panthers-49ers, 4, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Jets-Bears, 4, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross, Len Berman

Redskins-Cowboys, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Mike Doocy

Raiders-Chargers, 8, ESPN, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Also: KGO-San Francisco/Oakland, KGTV-San Diego

Monday 11/17:

Bills-Dolphins, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann


WEEK 13, 1997 - NBC Doubleheader:

Sunday 11/23:

Cardinals-Ravens, 1, FOX, Sam Rosen, Ray Bentley

Bills-Oilers, 1, NBC, Joel Meyers, Beasley Reece

Cowboys-Packers, 1, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Pam Oliver

Colts-Lions, 1, NBC, Dan Hicks, Jim Kelly

Dolphins-Patriots, 1, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross

Vikings-Jets, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Curt Menefee

Saints-Falcons, 1, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Steelers-Eagles, 1, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Buccaneers-Bears, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green, Dan Jiggetts

Panthers-Rams, 4, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts

Jaguars-Bengals, 4, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy

Chiefs-Seahawks, 4, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton

Chargers-49ers, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Giants-Redskins, 8, ESPN, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Also: WPIX-New York, WJLA-Washington

Monday 11/24:

Raiders-Broncos, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann


WEEK 14, 1997 - NBC Doubleheader:

Thursday 11/27:

Bears-Lions, 12:30, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden

Oilers-Cowboys, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Sunday 11/30:

Ravens-Jaguars, 1, NBC, Joel Meyers, Beasley Reece

Bengals-Eagles, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy

Colts-Patriots, 1, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton

Saints-Panthers, 1, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts, Jim Gallagher

Jets-Bills, 1, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross, Len Berman

Rams-Redskins, 1, FOX, Paul Kennedy, Bill Maas, Brett Haber

49ers-Chiefs, 1, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Pam Oliver

Falcons-Seahawks, 4, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Dolphins-Raiders, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Steelers-Cardinals, 4, NBC, Dan Hicks, Jim Kelly

Buccaneers-Giants, 4, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Curt Menefee

Broncos-Chargers, 8, ESPN, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Also: KMGH-Denver, KGTV-San Diego

Monday 12/1:

Packers-Vikings, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann


WEEK 15, 1997 - FOX Doubleheader:

Thursday 12/4:

Oilers-Bengals, 8, ESPN, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Also: WPTY-Memphis

Sunday 12/7:

Bills-Bears, 1, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Broncos-Steelers, 1, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Packers-Buccaneers, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen

Patriots-Jaguars, 1, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross

Giants-Eagles, 1, FOX, Joe Buck, Bill Maas

Raiders-Chiefs, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy

Rams-Saints, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Seahawks-Ravens, 1, NBC, Joel Meyers, Jim Kelly

Falcons-Chargers, 4, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts

Colts-Jets, 4, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton, Len Berman

Vikings-49ers, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Pam Oliver

Redskins-Cardinals, 4, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Lions-Dolphins, 8, ESPN, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Also: WXYZ-Detroit, WPLG-Miami

Monday 12/8:

Panthers-Cowboys, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann


WEEK 16, 1997 - FOX Doubleheader:

Saturday 12/13:

Redskins-Giants, 12:30, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Pam Oliver

Steelers-Patriots, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Sunday 12/14:

Cowboys-Bengals, 1, FOX, Joe Buck, Bill Maas

Lions-Vikings, 1, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Jaguars-Bills, 1, NBC, Joel Meyers, Paul Maguire, Jim Kelly

Dolphins-Colts, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy

Eagles-Falcons, 1, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts

Buccaneers-Jets, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen

Oilers-Ravens, 1, NBC, Jim Donovan, James Lofton

Cardinals-Saints, 4, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Packers-Panthers, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden

Chiefs-Chargers, 4, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross

Seahawks-Raiders, 4, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora

Bears-Rams, 8, ESPN, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Also: WLS-Chicago, KDNL-St. Louis

Monday 12/15:

Broncos-49ers, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan  Dierdorf, Lynn Swann


WEEK 17, 1997 - NBC Doubleheader:

Saturday 12/20:

Bills-Packers, 12:30, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross, Jim Gray

Rams-Panthers, 4, FOX, Kevin Harlan, Jerry Glanville

Sunday 12/21:

Ravens-Bengals, 1, NBC, Jim Donovan, Beasley Reece

Bears-Buccaneers, 1, FOX, Kenny Albert, Tim Green

Colts-Vikings, 1, NBC, Don Criqui, Jim Mora, Randy Cross

Saints-Chiefs, 1, FOX, Joe Buck, Bill Maas

Giants-Cowboys, 1, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Mike Doocy

Eagles-Redskins, 1, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Brett Haber

Steelers-Oilers, 1, NBC, Charlie Jones, Bob Trumpy

Falcons-Cardinals, 4, FOX, Thom Brennaman, Ron Pitts

Jaguars-Raiders, 4, NBC, Joel Meyers, Jim Kelly

Jets-Lions, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Chargers-Broncos, 4, NBC, Mike Breen, James Lofton

49ers-Seahawks, 8, ESPN, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski

Also: KTVU-San Francisco/Oakland, KCPQ-Seattle

Monday 12/22:

Patriots-Dolphins, 9, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann


WILD CARD WEEKEND

Saturday 12/27:

Vikings-Giants, 12:30, ABC, Mike Patrick, Joe Theismann, Ron Jaworski, Lesley Visser

Jaguars-Broncos, 4, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann

Sunday 12/28:

Dolphins-Patriots, 12:30, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray

Lions-Buccaneers, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Ron Pitts


DIVISIONAL PLAYOFFS

Saturday 1/3:

Patriots-Steelers, 12:30, NBC, Tom Hammond, Randy Cross, James Lofton

Vikings-49ers, 4, FOX, Dick Stockton, Matt Millen, Pam Oliver

Sunday 1/4:

Buccaneers-Packers, 12:30, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Ron Pitts

Broncos-Chiefs, 4, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray


CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Sunday 1/11:

Broncos-Steelers, 12:30, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray, John Dockery

Packers-49ers, 4, FOX, Pat Summerall, John Madden, Ron Pitts, Pam Oliver


SUPER BOWL XXXII from San Diego

Sunday 1/25: Packers-Broncos, 6, NBC, Dick Enberg, Paul Maguire, Phil Simms, Jim Gray, John Dockery


PRO BOWL from Honolulu

Sunday 2/1: AFC-NFC, 6, ABC, Al Michaels, Frank Gifford, Dan Dierdorf, Lynn Swann, Lesley Visser