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1987 Washington Redskins 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
11-4-0 3-3 6751 4136 2615 40 354 5888 3926 1962 41 345
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1987 was the fifty-sixth season for the Washington Redskins and the sixth season for Joe Gibbs as the head coach of the Redskins. They finished the season 11-4-0 in the regular season and 3-0 in the playoffs eventually winning the NFL championship against the Denver Broncos 42-10 for the team's fifth championship. At the conclusion of the season Doug Williams was awarded with the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player.

Last modified: 12/3/2017

Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Philadelphia Eagles 34-24
Week 2 @ Atlanta Falcons 20-21
Week 4 St. Louis Cardinals 28-21
Week 5 @ New York Giants 38-12
Week 6 @ Dallas Cowboys 13-7
Week 7 New York Jets 17-16
Week 8 @ Buffalo Bills 27-7
Week 9 @ Philadelphia Eagles 27-31
Week 10 Detroit Lions 20-13
Week 11 Los Angeles Rams 26-30
Week 12 New York Giants 23-19
Week 13 @ St. Louis Cardinals 34-17
Week 14 Dallas Cowboys 24-20
Week 15 @ Miami Dolphins 21-23
Week 16 @ Minnesota Vikings 27-24

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round @ Chicago Bears 21-17
Conference Championship Minnesota Vikings 17-10
Super Bowl vs. Denver Broncos 42-10

Coaches

Head Coach: Assistant Head Coach-Defense: , Defensive Coordinator: Passing Game Coordinator: Quarterbacks Coach: , Wide Receivers Coach: Offensive Line Coach: Running Backs Coach: Tight Ends Coach: Secondary Coach: Strength Coach: Administrative Assistant: Defensive Scouting Reports: