1983 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
10-6-0 1-1 6779 4332 2447 36 383 6011 3715 2296 49 348
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The San Francisco 49ers' thirty-eighth season was in 1983, and it was the fifth season Bill Walsh served as the head coach of the team. The 49ers played their home games at Candlestick Park. They finished the year 10-6-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC West, and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Washington Redskins 24-21.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Philadelphia Eagles 17-22
Week 2 @ Minnesota Vikings 48-17
Week 3 @ St. Louis Cardinals 42-27
Week 4 Atlanta Falcons 24-20
Week 5 @ New England Patriots 33-13
Week 6 Los Angeles Rams 7-10
Week 7 @ New Orleans Saints 32-13
Week 8 @ Los Angeles Rams 45-35
Week 9 New York Jets 13-27
Week 10 Miami Dolphins 17-20
Week 11 New Orleans Saints 27-0
Week 12 @ Atlanta Falcons 24-28
Week 13 @ Chicago Bears 3-13
Week 14 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 35-21
Week 15 @ Buffalo Bills 23-10
Week 16 Dallas Cowboys 42-17


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Detroit Lions 24-23
Conference Championship @ Washington Redskins 21-24

1983 San Francisco 49ers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Bill Walsh Defensive Coordinator: George Seifert Quarterbacks Coach: Paul Hackett Wide Receivers Coach: Paul Hackett 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