1986 Pittsburgh Steelers

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1986 Pittsburgh Steelers

What was the record of the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers?

The Pittsburgh Steelers finished the regular season with a 6-10 record. They went 4-4 at home and 2-6 on the road.

What division did the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers play in?

The 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers played in the Central Division of the American Football Conference.

What was the division record of the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers?

During the regular season, the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers went 3-3 against their AFC Central opponents.

What was the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
Houston Oilers 2-0 100% +17
Cincinnati Bengals 1-1 50% +19
Cleveland Browns 0-2 0% -9

What was the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers record by month?

The 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers had their best month in December, when they went 2-1 and had a 66.7% win percentage. Their worst month was September, when they went 1-3 and had a 25% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
September 1-3 25% -59
October 1-3 25% -18
November 2-3 40% +22
December 2-1 66.7% +26

Did the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers make the Playoffs?

No, the Steelers didn't make the Playoffs in 1986.

What was the point differential for the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers?

The Pittsburgh Steelers finished the regular season with a point differential of -29. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Steelers could have been expected to have about 7.1 wins, or a 7-9 record in the regular season.

How did the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers perform in one-score games?

In close, one-score games, the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers went 1-6. In games decided by a field goal or less, the Steelers went 1-4.

How did the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers perform in overtime games?

During the regular season, the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers went 1-2 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers was a 2 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1986 Pittsburgh Steelers?

The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Steelers had during the 1986 regular season was 3 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1986 Pittsburgh Steelers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Week Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
1 Sun, Sep 7, 1986 @ Seattle Seahawks Loss 0 - 30
2 Mon, Sep 15, 1986 vs Denver Broncos Loss 10 - 21
3 Sun, Sep 21, 1986 @ Minnesota Vikings Loss 7 - 31
4 Sun, Sep 28, 1986 @ Houston Oilers Win 22 - 16 OT
5 Sun, Oct 5, 1986 vs Cleveland Browns Loss 24 - 27
6 Mon, Oct 13, 1986 @ Cincinnati Bengals Loss 22 - 24
7 Sun, Oct 19, 1986 vs New England Patriots Loss 0 - 34
8 Sun, Oct 26, 1986 vs Cincinnati Bengals Win 30 - 9
9 Sun, Nov 2, 1986 vs Green Bay Packers Win 27 - 3
10 Sun, Nov 9, 1986 @ Buffalo Bills Loss 12 - 16
11 Sun, Nov 16, 1986 vs Houston Oilers Win 21 - 10
12 Sun, Nov 23, 1986 @ Cleveland Browns Loss 31 - 37 OT
13 Sun, Nov 30, 1986 @ Chicago Bears Loss 10 - 13 OT
14 Sun, Dec 7, 1986 vs Detroit Lions Win 27 - 17
15 Sat, Dec 13, 1986 @ New York Jets Win 45 - 24
16 Sun, Dec 21, 1986 vs Kansas City Chiefs Loss 19 - 24

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