Reflecting on 10 years of ESPN.com: 1997

Updated: April 1, 2005, 12:35 PM ET
From the ESPN.com Archives

199719971997

Top stories of 1997:

  • Tyson bites Holyfield!
  • WNBA debuts
  • Browns move to Baltimore
Champions:
  • Packers (NFL)
  • Marlins (MLB)
  • Bulls (NBA)
  • Red Wings (NHL)
  • Michigan and Nebraska (college football)
  • Arizona (men's hoops)
  • Tennessee (women's hoops)

ESPN.com:
  • GameCast, with real-time statistical and graphical updates, debuts for MLB and follows in other sports
  • Live fantasy drafts
  • ESPNet SportsZone becomes ESPN SportsZone
Notable deaths: Charlie Finley, Ben Hogan, Don Hutson


Take a journey through ESPN's 1997 Almanac