The 1997 Scottish Claymores season was the third season for the team in the World League of American Football.


1997 Scottish Claymores season
Head Coach Jim Criner
General Manager Mike Keller
Home Field Murrayfield Stadium
Results
Record 5–5
Place 3rd
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1996 1998

Offseason[edit | edit source]

World League Draft[edit | edit source]

1997 Scottish Claymores World League Draft selections
Draft order Player name Position College
Round Choice
1 6 Troy Bailey DE Oregon
2 12 Keith Powe DE UTEP
3 13 Jaime Fields LB Washington
4 24 Ervin Collier NT Florida A&M
5 25 Ron Childs LB Washington State
6 36 Ricky Brady TE Oklahoma
7 37 Sean Holcomb DE Texas A&M–Kingsville
8 48 Ahmani Johnson LB Oregon State
9 49 Kevin Scott CB Stanford
10 60 Jeff Cummins DE Oregon
11 61 Ron Moran LB Southern Illinois
12 72 Cedric Saunders TE Ohio State
13 73 Robert Bass LB Miami (Fla.)
14 84 Burnell Roques WR Claremont
15 85 Doug Terry S Kansas
16 96 Larry Williams DT Mississippi State
17 97 Demetrice Martin CB Michigan State
18 108 Mu Tagoai C Arizona
19 109 Steve Papin RB Penn State
20 120 Chris Dausin C Texas A&M

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Personnel[edit | edit source]

Staff[edit | edit source]

1997 {{{team}}} staff
Front office
  • General Manager – Mike Keller

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

  • Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks – Jim Sochor
  • Receivers – Vince Alcalde
  • National Coach – Mike Kenny
Defensive coaches
  • Defensive Coordinator/Defensive Backs – Jimmy Carr
  • Defensive Line – Bill Dutton
  • Linebackers – Larry Owens



Roster[edit | edit source]

1997 Scottish Claymores roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

  • 80 Allen DeGraffenreid
  • 83 Yo Murphy
  • 82 Eric Smith

Tight Ends

  • 89 Rickey Brady
  • 85 Cedric Saunders
Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

  • 94 Troy Bailey DE
  • 96 David Barnard DT
  • 92 Brad Keeney DT
  • 95 Jason Simmons DE
  • 98 Keith Powe DE
  • 90 Larry Williams DT
Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

  •  5 Wayne Lammle P/K
National Players


Rookies in italics

Standings[edit | edit source]

World League
Team W L T PCT PF PA Home Road STK
Rhein Fire 7 3 0 .700 206 146 3–2 4–1 W3
Barcelona Dragons 5 5 0 .500 236 209 2–3 3–2 W1
Scottish Claymores 5 5 0 .500 134 154 2–3 3–2 L2
Amsterdam Admirals 5 5 0 .500 156 160 4–1 1–4 W1
Frankfurt Galaxy 4 6 0 .400 147 142 3–2 1–4 L1
London Monarchs 4 6 0 .400 116 184 2–3 2–3 L1

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. "1997 World League Draft". WorldLeague.com. http://web.archive.org/web/19980209003930/www.worldleague.com/general/facts/00035926.html. Retrieved January 18, 2011.
  2. The Official 1998 NFL Europe League Fact Book.
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