1986 San Diego Chargers schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
4-12-0 0-0 5356 3780 1576 49 334 5366 3688 1678 37 308
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The San Diego Chargers' twenty-seventh season was in 1986, and it was the ninth season Don Coryell served as the head coach of the team. The Chargers played their home games at Jack Murphy Stadium. They finished the season 4-12-0, 2-6-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Leslie O'Neal was awarded with the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year award.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Miami Dolphins 50-28
Week 2 @ New York Giants 7-20
Week 3 Washington Redskins 27-30
Week 4 @ Los Angeles Raiders 13-17
Week 5 @ Seattle Seahawks 7-33
Week 6 Denver Broncos 14-31
Week 7 @ Kansas City Chiefs 41-42
Week 8 @ Philadelphia Eagles 7-23
Week 9 Kansas City Chiefs 23-24
Week 10 @ Denver Broncos 9-3
Week 11 Dallas Cowboys 21-24
Week 12 Los Angeles Raiders 31-37
Week 13 @ Indianapolis Colts 17-3
Week 14 Houston Oilers 27-0
Week 15 Seattle Seahawks 24-34
Week 16 @ Cleveland Browns 17-47

Coaches

Head Coach: Don Coryell Interim Head Coach: Al Saunders Assistant Head Coach: Al Saunders Offensive Coordinator: Ernie Zampese Defensive Coordinator: Ron Lynn Offensive Line Coach: Dave Levy, Ed White Defensive Line Coach: Gunther Cunningham Linebackers Coach: Mike Haluchak Defensive Quality Control Coach: Jim L. Mora (Jr.) General Manager: John Sanders