1986 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
11-5-0 2-2 6403 4336 2067 33 388 5973 3965 2008 38 344
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The Denver Broncos' twenty-seventh season was in 1986, and it was the fifth season Dan Reeves served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season and 2-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the New York Giants 39-20.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Los Angeles Raiders 38-36
Week 2 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 21-10
Week 3 @ Philadelphia Eagles 33-7
Week 4 New England Patriots 27-20
Week 5 Dallas Cowboys 29-14
Week 6 @ San Diego Chargers 31-14
Week 7 @ New York Jets 10-22
Week 8 Seattle Seahawks 20-13
Week 9 @ Los Angeles Raiders 21-10
Week 10 San Diego Chargers 3-9
Week 11 Kansas City Chiefs 38-17
Week 12 @ New York Giants 16-19
Week 13 Cincinnati Bengals 34-28
Week 14 @ Kansas City Chiefs 10-37
Week 15 Washington Redskins 31-30
Week 16 @ Seattle Seahawks 16-41

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round New England Patriots 22-17
Conference Championship @ Cleveland Browns 23-20
Super Bowl vs. New York Giants 20-39

Coaches

Head Coach: Dan Reeves Assistant Head Coach: Joe Collier Offensive Coordinator: Mike Shanahan Offensive Line Coach: Alex Gibbs Running Backs Coach: Nick Nicolau Tight Ends Coach: Chan Gailey Special Offensive Assistant: Kay Dalton Defensive Line Coach: Stan Jones Linebackers Coach: Myrel Moore Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Charlie West Defense: Joe Collier Special Teams Coach: Chan Gailey Special Assistant Coach: Marvin Crosby Bass, Marvin Bass Strength and Conditioning Coach: Al Miller