|9-5||Lost Conf Champ|
The San Francisco 49ers finished the regular season with a 9-5 record. They went 4-3 at home and 5-2 on the road. Including the playoffs, the San Francisco 49ers went 10-6. Their final game was a loss in the Conference Championship to the Dallas Cowboys.
The 1971 San Francisco 49ers played in the West Division of the National Football Conference.
During the regular season, the 1971 San Francisco 49ers went 2-4 against their NFC West opponents.
Yes, the San Francisco 49ers made the Playoffs in 1971. They won their first game against the Washington Redskins in the Divisional Round. They eventually lost against the Dallas Cowboys in the Conference Championship.
The San Francisco 49ers finished the regular season with a point differential of +84. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the 49ers could have been expected to have about 9.6 wins, or a 10-4 record in the regular season.
In close, one-score games, the 1971 San Francisco 49ers went 3-3. In games decided by a field goal or less, the 49ers went 1-1.
The 1971 San Francisco 49ers did not play any overtime games in the regular season.
The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1971 San Francisco 49ers was a 4 game winning streak.
The longest losing streak that the San Francisco 49ers had during the 1971 regular season was 2 games, which only happened once during the season.
= Playoff Team
= Division Opponent
|1||Sun, Sep 19, 1971 Sun, Sep 19||@ Atlanta Falcons Falcons||Loss L 17 - 20|
|2||Sun, Sep 26, 1971 Sun, Sep 26||@ New Orleans Saints Saints||Win W 38 - 20|
|3||Sun, Oct 3, 1971 Sun, Oct 3||@ Philadelphia Eagles Eagles||Win W 31 - 3|
|4||Sun, Oct 10, 1971 Sun, Oct 10||vs Los Angeles Rams Rams||Loss L 13 - 20|
|5||Sun, Oct 17, 1971 Sun, Oct 17||vs Chicago Bears Bears||Win W 13 - 0|
|6||Sun, Oct 24, 1971 Sun, Oct 24||@ St. Louis Cardinals Cardinals||Win W 26 - 14|
|7||Sun, Oct 31, 1971 Sun, Oct 31||vs New England Patriots Patriots||Win W 27 - 10|
|8||Sun, Nov 7, 1971 Sun, Nov 7||@ Minnesota Vikings Vikings||Win W 13 - 9|
|9||Sun, Nov 14, 1971 Sun, Nov 14||vs New Orleans Saints Saints||Loss L 20 - 26|
|10||Sun, Nov 21, 1971 Sun, Nov 21||@ Los Angeles Rams Rams||Loss L 6 - 17|
|11||Sun, Nov 28, 1971 Sun, Nov 28||@ New York Jets Jets||Win W 24 - 21|
|12||Mon, Dec 6, 1971 Mon, Dec 6||vs Kansas City Chiefs Chiefs||Loss L 17 - 26|
|13||Sun, Dec 12, 1971 Sun, Dec 12||vs Atlanta Falcons Falcons||Win W 24 - 3|
|14||Sun, Dec 19, 1971 Sun, Dec 19||vs Detroit Lions Lions||Win W 31 - 27|
|Divisional Divisional Round||Sun, Dec 26, 1971 Sun, Dec 26||vs Washington Redskins Redskins||Win W 24 - 20|
|Conf Champ Conference Championship||Sun, Jan 2, 1972 Sun, Jan 2, 1972||@ Dallas Cowboys Cowboys||Loss L 3 - 14|