1987 Chicago Bears 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 0-1 5324 3260 2064 47 334 4487 3002 1485 26 278
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The Chicago Bears' sixty-eighth season was in 1987, and it was the sixth season Mike Ditka served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 11-4-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Washington Redskins 21-17. At the end of the season, Dave Duerson was awarded with the Man of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 New York Giants 34-19
Week 2 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 20-3
Week 4 @ Philadelphia Eagles 35-3
Week 5 Minnesota Vikings 27-7
Week 6 New Orleans Saints 17-19
Week 7 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27-26
Week 8 Kansas City Chiefs 31-28
Week 9 @ Green Bay Packers 26-24
Week 10 @ Denver Broncos 29-31
Week 11 Detroit Lions 30-10
Week 12 Green Bay Packers 23-10
Week 13 @ Minnesota Vikings 30-24
Week 14 @ San Francisco 49ers 0-41
Week 15 Seattle Seahawks 21-34
Week 16 @ Los Angeles Raiders 6-3


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Washington Redskins 17-21


Head Coach: Mike Ditka Offensive Coordinator: Ed Hughes Defensive Coordinator: Vince Tobin Quarterbacks Coach: Greg Landry Wide Receivers Coach: Greg Landry Offensive Line Coach: Dick Stanfel, John Levra Running Backs Coach: Johnny Roland Tight Ends Coach: Steve Kazor Linebackers Coach: Dave McGinnis Defensive Backs Coach: Jim LaRue Special Teams Coach: Steve Kazor General Manager: Jerry Vainisi Research and Quality Control: Jim Dooley