1986 Kansas City Chiefs 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 0-1 4459 2924 1535 38 279 5240 3336 1904 49 329
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The Kansas City Chiefs' twenty-seventh season was in 1986, and it was the fourth season John Mackovic served as the head coach of the team. The Chiefs played their home games at Arrowhead Stadium. They finished the year 10-6-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the New York Jets 35-15.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Cincinnati Bengals 24-14
Week 2 @ Seattle Seahawks 17-23
Week 3 Houston Oilers 27-13
Week 4 @ Buffalo Bills 20-17
Week 5 Los Angeles Raiders 17-24
Week 6 @ Cleveland Browns 7-20
Week 7 San Diego Chargers 42-41
Week 8 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27-20
Week 9 @ San Diego Chargers 24-23
Week 10 Seattle Seahawks 27-7
Week 11 @ Denver Broncos 17-38
Week 12 @ St. Louis Cardinals 14-23
Week 13 Buffalo Bills 14-17
Week 14 Denver Broncos 37-10
Week 15 @ Los Angeles Raiders 20-17
Week 16 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 24-19


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ New York Jets 15-35

1986 Kansas City Chiefs Coaching Staff

Head Coach: John Mackovic Assistant Head Coach: Frank Gansz Defensive Coordinator: Walt Corey Quarterbacks Coach: Pete McCulley Wide Receivers Coach: Richard Williamson Offensive Line Coach: Carl Mauck Offensive Backs Coach: Willie Peete Offensive Assistant Coach: J.D. Helm Defensive Line Coach: John-Paul Young Linebackers Coach: Walt Corey Defensive Backs Coach: Douglas Graber Special Teams Coach: Frank Gansz Line Coach: Clarence T. Hewgley, Jr. Quality Control Coach: Dave Brazil Strength and Conditioning Coach: Clarence T. Hewgley, Jr. Summer Intern: Rick Burkholder