The San Francisco 49ers finished the regular season with a 10-5-1 record. They went 6-2 at home and 4-3-1 on the road. Including the playoffs, the San Francisco 49ers went 10-6-1. Their final game was a loss in the Divisional Round to the New York Giants.
The 1986 San Francisco 49ers played in the West Division of the National Football Conference.
During the regular season, the 1986 San Francisco 49ers went 3-2-1 against their NFC West opponents.
The 49ers won the NFC West in the 1986 season with a 10-5-1 record. The Rams finished with the same record but lost on a tiebreaker. The Falcons finished 3 games back with a 7-8-1 record. The Saints finished 3.5 games back with a 7-9 record.
|Opponent||Record||Win Percentage %||Point Differential|
|Los Angeles Rams||1-1||50%||+7|
|New Orleans Saints||1-1||50%||-4|
The 1986 San Francisco 49ers had their best month in September, when they went 3-1 and had a 75% win percentage. Their worst month was November, when they went 2-2 and had a 50% win percentage.
|Month||Record||Win Percentage %||Point Differential|
Yes, the San Francisco 49ers made the Playoffs in 1986. They lost their only game against the New York Giants in the Divisional Round.
The San Francisco 49ers finished the regular season with a point differential of +127. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the 49ers could have been expected to have about 11.6 wins, or a 12-4 record in the regular season.
In close, one-score games, the 1986 San Francisco 49ers went 1-4-1. In games decided by a field goal or less, the 49ers went 0-2-1.
During the regular season, the 1986 San Francisco 49ers went 0-1 in overtime games.
The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1986 San Francisco 49ers was a 3 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.
The longest losing streak that the San Francisco 49ers had during the 1986 regular season was 1 game, which occured 5 separate times.
= Playoff Team
Bold = Division Opponent
|1||Sun, Sep 7, 1986||@ Tampa Bay Buccaneers||Win 31 - 7|
|2||Sun, Sep 14, 1986||@ Los Angeles Rams||Loss 13 - 16|
|3||Sun, Sep 21, 1986||vs New Orleans Saints||Win 26 - 17|
|4||Sun, Sep 28, 1986||@ Miami Dolphins||Win 31 - 16|
|5||Sun, Oct 5, 1986||vs Indianapolis Colts||Win 35 - 14|
|6||Sun, Oct 12, 1986||vs Minnesota Vikings||Loss 24 - 27||OT|
|7||Sun, Oct 19, 1986||@ Atlanta Falcons||Tie 10 - 10||OT|
|8||Sun, Oct 26, 1986||@ Green Bay Packers||Win 31 - 17|
|9||Sun, Nov 2, 1986||@ New Orleans Saints||Loss 10 - 23|
|10||Sun, Nov 9, 1986||vs St. Louis Cardinals||Win 43 - 17|
|11||Mon, Nov 17, 1986||@ Washington Redskins||Loss 6 - 14|
|12||Sun, Nov 23, 1986||vs Atlanta Falcons||Win 20 - 0|
|13||Mon, Dec 1, 1986||vs New York Giants||Loss 17 - 21|
|14||Sun, Dec 7, 1986||vs New York Jets||Win 24 - 10|
|15||Sun, Dec 14, 1986||@ New England Patriots||Win 29 - 24|
|16||Fri, Dec 19, 1986||vs Los Angeles Rams||Win 24 - 14|
|Div Divisional Round||Sun, Jan 4, 1987||@ New York Giants||Loss 3 - 49|