American Football Database
American Football Database
2017 Baylor Bears football
ConferenceBig 12 Conference
2017 record1–11 (1–8 Big 12)
Head coachMatt Rhule (1st season)
Co-offensive coordinatorGlenn Thomas (1st season)
Co-offensive coordinatorJeff Nixon (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorPhil Snow (1st season)
Home stadiumMcLane Stadium
(Capacity: 45,140)
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Template:2017 Big 12 football standings The 2017 Baylor Bears football team represented Baylor University in the 2017 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Bears played their home games at the McLane Stadium in Waco, Texas and competed in the Big 12 Conference. They were led by first-year head coach Matt Rhule. They finished the season 1–11 (1–8 in-conference) to finish in ninth place in the Big 12.


Position key

Back B Center C Cornerback CB Defensive back DB
Defensive end DE Defensive lineman DL Defensive tackle DT End E
Fullback FB Guard G Halfback HB Kicker K
Kickoff returner KR Offensive tackle OT Offensive lineman OL Linebacker LB
Long snapper LS Punter P Punt returner PR Quarterback QB
Running back RB Safety S Tight end TE Wide receiver WR


Baylor signed a total of 27 recruits.