1997 All-BIG TEN TEAM (as selected by coaches)

Offense
First Team                   Position    Second Team
Billy Dicken, Purdue         QB          Brian Griese,  Michigan
Curtis Enis, Penn St.        RB          Ron Dayne,     Wisconsin
Tavian Banks, Iowa           RB          Sedrick Irvin, Michigan St.
Zach Adami, Michigan         Center      Derek Rose,    Iowa
Phil Ostrowski, Penn St      Guard       Rob Murphy, Ohio St.
Mike Goff, Iowa              Guard       Steve Hutchinson, Michigan
Flozell Adams, Michigan St.  Tackle      Eric Gohlstin, Ohio St.
Jon Jansen, Michigan         Tackle      Jeff Backus, Michigan
Jerame Tuman, Michigan       TE          Josh Keur, Michigan St.
Brian Alford, Purdue         WR          Tim Dwight, Iowa 
David Boston, Ohio St.       WR          Joe Jurevicius, Penn St. (tie)
                                         Tutu Atwell, Minnesota (tie)
Matt Davenport, Wisconsin    PK          Brian Gowins, Northwestern
Defense
First Team                   Position    Second Team
Jared De Vries, Iowa         Line        Courtney Brown, Penn St.
Lamanzer Williams, Minn.     Line        Robaire Smith, Michigan St.
Glen Steele, Michigan        Line        Josh Williams, Michigan
Casey Dailey, Nwestern (tie) Line        Tom Burke, Wisconsin
Adewale Ogunleye, IU (tie)
Ike Reese, Michigan St.      LB          Aaron Collins, Penn St.
Andy Katzenmoyer, Ohio St.   LB          Sam Sword, Michigan
Barry Gardner, Northwestern  LB          Jim Nelson, Penn St.
Antoine Winfield, Ohio St.   Back        Eric Collier, Northwestern
Charles Woodson, Michigan    Back        Damon Moore, Ohio St.
Marcus Ray, Michigan         Back        Tyrone Carter, Minnesota
Andre Weathers, Michigan     Back        Plez Atkins, Iowa (tie)
                                         Amp Campbell, MSU (tie)
Brent Bartholomew, Ohio St.  Punter      Jason Vinson, Michigan
Honorable Mention (Purdue): Rosevelt Colvin (DE), Mark Fischer (OL), Jim Niedrach (OL), Edwin Watson (RB)
Offensive Player-of-the-Year:   Curtis Enis, Penn State
Defensive Player-of-the-Year:   Charles Woodson, Michigan
Freshman-of-the-Year:           Anthony Thomas, Michigan
Offensive Lineman-of-the-Year:  Flozell Adams, Michigan St.
Defensive Lineman-of-the-Year:  Jared DeVries, Iowa
 
1997 All-Big Ten Team (as selected by media)
Offense
First Team                    Position    Second Team
Brian Griese, Michigan        QB          Billy Dicken, Purdue
Curtis Enis, Penn St.         RB          Ron Dayne, Wisconsin
Tavian Banks, Iowa            RB          Sedrick Irvin, Michigan St.
Zach Adami, Michigan          Center      Derek Rose, Iowa
Phil Ostrowski, Penn St.      Guard       Rob Murphy, Ohio St.
Steve Hutchinson, Michigan    Guard       Scott Shaw, Michigan St.
Flozell Adams, Michigan St.   Tackle      Jon Jansen, Michigan
Eric Gohlstin, Ohio St.       Tackle      Jeff Backus, Michigan
Jerame Tuman, Michigan        TE          Josh Keur, Michigan St.
Brian Alford, Purdue          WR          Tutu Atwell, Minnesota
David Boston, Ohio St.(tie)   WR          Joe Jurevicius, Penn St.
Tim Dwight, Iowa (tie)  
Brian Gowins, Northwestern    PK          Matt Davenport, Wisconsin
Defense
First Team                    Position    Second Team
Jared De Vries, Iowa          Line        Rosevelt Colvin, Purdue
Lamanzer Williams, Minn.      Line        Robaire Smith, Michigan St.
Glen Steele, Michigan         Line        Josh Williams, Michigan
Casey Dailey, Northwestern    Line        Adewale Ogunleye, Indiana
Sam Sword, Michigan           LB          Aaron Collins, Penn St.
Andy Katzenmoyer, Ohio St.    LB          Ike Reese, Michigan St.
Barry Gardner, Northwestern   LB          Jim Nelson, Penn State
Antoine Winfield, Ohio St.    Back        Amp Campbell, Michigan St.
Charles Woodson, Michigan     Back        Tyrone Carter, Minnesota
Marcus Ray, Michigan          Back        Eric Collier, Northwestern
Damon Moore, Ohio St.         Back        Ray Hill, Michigan St.
Brent Bartholomew, Ohio St.   Punter      Kevin Stemke, Wisconsin
Honorable Mention (Purdue): Mark Fischer (OL), Willie Fells (LB), Jim Niedrach (OL)
Offensive Player-of-the-Year:   Tavian Banks, Iowa
Defensive Player-of-the-Year:   Charles Woodson, Michigan
Freshman-of-the-Year:           Anthony Thomas, Michigan
Dave McClain Coach-of-the-Year: Joe Tiller, Purdue