1987 Seattle Seahawks 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
9-6-0 0-1 4985 2933 2052 37 312 5596 3217 2379 40 324
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The Seattle Seahawks' twelfth season was in 1987, and it was the fifth season Chuck Knox served as the head coach of the team. The Seahawks played their home games at Kingdome. They finished the year 9-6-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Houston Oilers 23-20.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Denver Broncos 17-40
Week 2 Kansas City Chiefs 43-14
Week 4 Miami Dolphins 24-20
Week 5 Cincinnati Bengals 10-17
Week 6 @ Detroit Lions 37-14
Week 7 @ Los Angeles Raiders 35-13
Week 8 Minnesota Vikings 28-17
Week 9 @ New York Jets 14-30
Week 10 Green Bay Packers 24-13
Week 11 San Diego Chargers 34-3
Week 12 Los Angeles Raiders 14-37
Week 13 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 9-13
Week 14 Denver Broncos 28-21
Week 15 @ Chicago Bears 34-21
Week 16 @ Kansas City Chiefs 20-41


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Houston Oilers 20-23

1987 Seattle Seahawks Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Chuck Knox Assistant Head Coach: Tom Catlin Offensive Coordinator: Steve Moore Defensive Coordinator: Tom Catlin Quarterbacks Coach: Ken Meyer Wide Receivers Coach: Steve Moore Offensive Line Coach: Kent Stephenson Running Backs Coach: Chick Harris Tight Ends Coach: Russ Purnell Defensive Line Coach: George Dyer Linebackers Coach: Rusty Tillman, Tom Catlin Defensive Backs Coach: Ralph Hawkins Special Teams Coach: Rusty Tillman Special Teams Assistant Coach: Russ Purnell Special Assignments: Joe Vitt President: Mike McCormack General Manager: Mike McCormack