1986 San Francisco 49ers 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
10-5-1 0-1 6266 4251 2015 33 355 5246 3475 1771 49 306
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The San Francisco 49ers' forty-first season was in 1986, and it was the eighth season Bill Walsh served as the head coach of the team. The 49ers played their home games at Candlestick Park. They finished the year 10-5-1 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC West, but they lost their first playoff game to the New York Giants 49-3. At the end of the season, Joe Montana was awarded with the Comeback Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31-7
Week 2 @ Los Angeles Rams 13-16
Week 3 New Orleans Saints 26-17
Week 4 @ Miami Dolphins 31-16
Week 5 Indianapolis Colts 35-14
Week 6 Minnesota Vikings 24-27
Week 7 @ Atlanta Falcons 10-10
Week 8 @ Green Bay Packers 31-17
Week 9 @ New Orleans Saints 10-23
Week 10 St. Louis Cardinals 43-17
Week 11 @ Washington Redskins 6-14
Week 12 Atlanta Falcons 20-0
Week 13 New York Giants 17-21
Week 14 New York Jets 24-10
Week 15 @ New England Patriots 29-24
Week 16 Los Angeles Rams 24-14


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round @ New York Giants 3-49

1986 San Francisco 49ers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Bill Walsh Defensive Coordinator: George Seifert Quarterbacks Coach: Mike Holmgren Wide Receivers Coach: Dennis Green Offensive Line Coach: Bobb Mckittrick Running Backs Coach: Sherman Lewis Tight Ends Coach: Fred Von Appen Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Fred Von Appen Defensive Line Coach: Bill McPherson Linebackers Coach: Norb Hecker Defensive Backs Coach: Ray Rhodes Defensive Assistant Coach: Tommy Hart Special Teams Coach: Fred Von Appen Physical Development Assistant: Jerry Attaway Physical Development Coordinator: Jerry Attaway Coaching Administrator: Neal Dahlen