| ||Offense ||Defense |
|Record ||Playoff record ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs |
|9-6-0 ||0-1 ||5310 ||3104 ||2206 ||36 ||308 ||4954 ||2989 ||1965 ||46 ||301 |
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The Indianapolis Colts' thirty-fifth season was in 1987, playing their home games at Hoosier Dome. During the offseason they hired Ron Meyer to lead the team. Meyer brought three years of experience as a head coach. They finished the year 9-6-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC East, but they lost their first playoff game to the Cleveland Browns 38-21.
1987 Indianapolis Colts Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Ron Meyer Offensive Coordinator: John Becker Defensive Coordinator: George Hill Wide Receivers Coach: Phillip "Chip" Myers Offensive Line Coach: Tom Lovat, Keith Rowen Running Backs Coach: Leon Burtnett Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Keith Rowen Defensive Line Coach: John Marshall Linebackers Coach: Rick Venturi Defensive Backs Coach: George Catavolos Special Teams Coach: Keith Rowen Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tom Zupancic