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1986 New York Giants 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
14-2-0 3-3 6342 3628 2714 35 381 5503 4098 1405 50 329
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1986 was the sixty-second season for the New York Giants and the third season for Bill Parcells as the head coach of the Giants. They finished the season 14-2-0 in the regular season and 3-0 in the playoffs eventually winning the NFL championship against the Denver Broncos 39-20 for the team's seventh championship. At the conclusion of the season three different people were recognized for their successful seasons: Bill Parcells, Coach of the Year; Lawrence Taylor, AP Defensive Player of the Year and Most Valuable Player; and Phil Simms, Super Bowl Most Valuable Player.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Dallas Cowboys 28-31
Week 2 San Diego Chargers 20-7
Week 3 @ Los Angeles Raiders 14-9
Week 4 New Orleans Saints 20-17
Week 5 @ St. Louis Cardinals 13-6
Week 6 Philadelphia Eagles 35-3
Week 7 @ Seattle Seahawks 12-17
Week 8 Washington Redskins 27-20
Week 9 Dallas Cowboys 17-14
Week 10 @ Philadelphia Eagles 17-14
Week 11 @ Minnesota Vikings 22-20
Week 12 Denver Broncos 19-16
Week 13 @ San Francisco 49ers 21-17
Week 14 @ Washington Redskins 24-14
Week 15 St. Louis Cardinals 27-7
Week 16 Green Bay Packers 55-24


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round San Francisco 49ers 49-3
Conference Championship Washington Redskins 17-0
Super Bowl vs. Denver Broncos 39-20


Head Coach: Offensive Coordinator: Defensive Coordinator: Wide Receivers Coach: Offensive Line Coach: Running Backs Coach: Tight Ends Coach: Defensive Line Coach: Defensive Backs Coach: Special Teams Coach: Strength and Conditioning Coach: Assistant Special Teams Coach: Defensive Assistant Coach: Consultant: Scout: Special Scout: