1961 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
7-6-1 0-0 4904 2804 2100 36 258 4181 2480 1701 31 234
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The San Francisco 49ers' sixteenth season was in 1961, and it was the third season Red Hickey served as the head coach of the team. The 49ers played their home games at Kezar Stadium. They finished the season 7-6-1, 5-1-1 at home and 2-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Washington Redskins 35-3
Week 2 @ Green Bay Packers 10-30
Week 3 @ Detroit Lions 49-0
Week 4 Los Angeles Rams 35-0
Week 5 @ Minnesota Vikings 38-24
Week 6 @ Chicago Bears 0-31
Week 7 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 10-20
Week 8 Detroit Lions 20-20
Week 9 @ Los Angeles Rams 7-17
Week 10 Chicago Bears 41-31
Week 11 Minnesota Vikings 38-28
Week 12 @ Baltimore Colts 17-20
Week 13 Green Bay Packers 22-21
Week 14 Baltimore Colts 24-27

Coaches

Head Coach: Red Hickey Chief of Offense: Bill Johnson Defensive Backs Coach: Mark Duncan Defensive Backfield Coach: Jack Christiansen Assistant Coach: Billy Wilson