1996 Denver Broncos 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
13-3-0 0-1 6142 3654 2488 32 357 4913 3379 1534 32 283
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The Denver Broncos' thirty-seventh season was in 1996, and it was the second season Mike Shanahan served as the head coach of the team. The Broncos played their home games at Mile High Stadium. They finished the year 13-3-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC West, but they lost their first playoff game to the Jacksonville Jaguars 30-27. At the end of the season, Terrell Davis was awarded with the AP Offensive Player of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 New York Jets 31-6
Week 2 @ Seattle Seahawks 30-20
Week 3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 27-23
Week 4 @ Kansas City Chiefs 14-17
Week 5 @ Cincinnati Bengals 14-10
Week 6 San Diego Chargers 28-17
Week 8 Baltimore Ravens 45-34
Week 9 Kansas City Chiefs 34-7
Week 10 @ Oakland Raiders 22-21
Week 11 Chicago Bears 17-12
Week 12 @ New England Patriots 34-8
Week 13 @ Minnesota Vikings 21-17
Week 14 Seattle Seahawks 34-7
Week 15 @ Green Bay Packers 6-41
Week 16 Oakland Raiders 24-19
Week 17 @ San Diego Chargers 10-16


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Jacksonville Jaguars 27-30

1996 Denver Broncos Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Mike Shanahan Assistant Head Coach: Alex Gibbs Offensive Coordinator: Gary Kubiak Defensive Coordinator: Greg Robinson Quarterbacks Coach: Gary Kubiak Wide Receivers Coach: Mike Heimerdinger Offensive Line Coach: Alex Gibbs Running Backs Coach: Bobby Turner Tight Ends Coach: Brian Pariani Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Barney Chavous Offensive Assistant Coach: Rick Dennison Defensive Line Coach: George Dyer Linebackers Coach: Frank Bush Defensive Backs Coach: Ed Donatell Defensive Assistant Coach: Rick Smith Special Teams Coach: Richard Smith Strength and Conditioning Coach: Rich Tuten Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Greg Saporta Strength Assistant: Barney Chavous General Manager: John Beake Player Personnel: Harold Richardson