1997 Top Ten Players
Rank Player Points Team Year Week Position
1 Brett Favre 41 Erik  1997 4 QB
2 Barry Sanders 39 Mark  1997 7 RB
3 Dorsey Levens 37 Greg  1997 12 RB
3 Drew Bledsoe 37 Al  1997 1 QB
5 Yancey Thigpen 35 Erik  1997 15 WR
5 Troy Aikman 35 Mark  1997 1 QB
7 John Elway 34 Randy  1997 17 QB
7 Barry Sanders 34 Mark  1997 14 RB
7 Barry Sanders 34 Mark  1997 13 RB
7 Brett Favre 34 Erik  1997 13 QB
7 John Elway 34 Randy  1997 3 QB
7 Drew Bledsoe 34 Al  1997 2 QB
           
Quarterback
Rank Player Points Team Year Week Position
1 Brett Favre 41 Erik  1997 4 QB
2 Drew Bledsoe 37 Al  1997 1 QB
3 Troy Aikman 35 Mark  1997 1 QB
4 John Elway 34 Randy  1997 17 QB
4 Brett Favre 34 Erik  1997 13 QB
4 John Elway 34 Randy  1997 3 QB
4 Drew Bledsoe 34 Al  1997 2 QB
8 Brad Johnson 32 Mike  1997 13 QB
8 Brett Favre 32 Erik  1997 12 QB
8 Jeff Geogre 32 Polley  1997 5 QB
8 Jeff Geogre 32 Polley  1997 4 QB
           
Running Back
Rank Player Points Team Year Week Position
1 Barry Sanders 39 Mark  1997 7 RB
2 Dorsey Levens 37 Greg  1997 12 RB
3 Barry Sanders 34 Mark  1997 14 RB
3 Barry Sanders 34 Mark  1997 13 RB
5 Jerome Bettis 33 Polley  1997 14 RB
6 Dorsey Levens 32 Greg  1997 13 RB
7 Terrell Davis 29 Greg  1997 8 RB
7 Terrell Davis 29 Greg  1997 6 RB
9 Terrell Davis 28 Greg  1997 13 RB
9 Terrell Davis 28 Greg  1997 9 RB
9 Terrell Davis 28 Greg  1997 4 RB
           
Wide Receiver
Rank Player Points Team Year Week Position
1 Yancey Thigpen 35 Erik  1997 15 WR
2 Tim Brown 33 Mike  1997 1 WR
3 Antonio Freeman 28 Mark  1997 16 WR
4 Jake Reed 27 Raj  1997 13 WR
4 Michael Irvin 27 Al  1997 1 WR
6 Cris Carter 26 Erik  1997 17 WR
7 Johnnie Morton 23 Mark  1997 15 WR
7 Rod Smith 23 Mike  1997 15 WR
7 Michael Irvin 23 Al  1997 14 WR
7 Hermon Moore 23 Polley  1997 1 WR
           
Tight End
Rank Player Points Team Year Week Position
1 Shannon Sharp 22 Mark  1997 17 TE
1 Rickey Dudley 22 Al  1997 5 TE
3 Rickey Dudley 21 Al  1997 2 TE
4 Mark Chmura 17 Raj  1997 13 TE
4 Shannon Sharp 17 Mark  1997 11 TE
4 Shannon Sharp 17 Mark  1997 5 TE
4 Brent Jones 17 Erik  1997 3 TE
8 Ben Coates 15 Randy  1997 7 TE
8 Frank Wycheck 15 Greg  1997 5 TE
8 Wesley Walls 15 Polley  1997 3 TE
           
Kicker
Rank Player Points Team Year Week Position
1 Cary Blanchard 17 Greg  1997 4 K
2 John Kasay 16 Randy  1997 3 K
2 Richie Cunningham 16 Raj  1997 2 K
4 Adam Vinatieri 15 Erik  1997 7 K
4 Richie Cunningham 15 Raj  1997 3 K
4 Gary Anderson 15 Mike  1997 3 K
7 Adam Vinatieri 14 Erik  1997 15 K
7 Chris Boniol 14 Polley  1997 14 K
9 Cary Blanchard 13 Greg  1997 12 K
9 John Hall 13 Al  1997 10 K
9 Jason Elam 13 Al  1997 1 K
9 Richie Cunningham 13 Raj  1997 1 K
           
Defense
Rank Player Points Team Year Week Position
1 Green Bay D 17 Polley  1997 17 DEF
1 San Francisco D 17 Randy  1997 11 DEF
1 Denver D 17 Al  1997 9 DEF
4 San Francisco D 16 Randy  1997 16 DEF
4 Pittsburgh D 16 Raj  1997 5 DEF
6 Tampa Bay D 15 Mark  1997 5 DEF
7 Denver D 14 Al  1997 11 DEF
7 Green Bay D 14 Polley  1997 10 DEF
9 Detroit D 13 Mike  1997 14 DEF
9 Dallas D 13 Greg  1997 2 DEF