1986 New York Giants Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 14-2
Finishing 1st in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 3-0 Won Super Bowl
Coach: Bill Parcells (14-2)
Location: New York, New York
1986 New York Giants Roster
The New York Giants of the National Football League ended the 1986 season with a record of 14 wins and 2 losses, finishing first in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-0.
New York scored 371 points, while the rigid defensive squad yielded 236. Phil Simms led the charge, passing for 3,487 yards. Mark Bavaro topped all receivers, hauling in 66 passes for 1,001 yards.
Joe Morris ran for a team-leading 1,516 yards for the Giants.
The opportunistic defense led the way with 43 turnovers. Perry Williams and Terry Kinard each picked off 4 errant tosses from the opposition. Lawrence Taylor paced pass rushers with 20.5 quarterback sacks, helping propel the defense to an overall total of 59 sacks.
Bill Parcells coached the team. The 1986 New York Giants won the Super Bowl.
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Regular Season Points For: 371
Regular Season Points Against: 236
|September 8, 1986||New York Giants 28 at Dallas Cowboys 31||L||0-0-0||0-1-0||0-1-0|
|September 14, 1986||San Diego Chargers 7 at New York Giants 20||W||1-0-0||0-1-0||1-1-0|
|September 21, 1986||New York Giants 14 at Los Angeles Raiders 9||W||1-0-0||1-1-0||2-1-0|
|September 28, 1986||New Orleans Saints 17 at New York Giants 20||W||2-0-0||1-1-0||3-1-0|
|October 5, 1986||New York Giants 13 at St. Louis Cardinals 6||W||2-0-0||2-1-0||4-1-0|
|October 12, 1986||Philadelphia Eagles 3 at New York Giants 35||W||3-0-0||2-1-0||5-1-0|
|October 19, 1986||New York Giants 12 at Seattle Seahawks 17||L||3-0-0||2-2-0||5-2-0|
|October 27, 1986||Washington Redskins 20 at New York Giants 27||W||4-0-0||2-2-0||6-2-0|
|November 2, 1986||Dallas Cowboys 14 at New York Giants 17||W||5-0-0||2-2-0||7-2-0|
|November 9, 1986||New York Giants 17 at Philadelphia Eagles 14||W||5-0-0||3-2-0||8-2-0|
|November 16, 1986||New York Giants 22 at Minnesota Vikings 20||W||5-0-0||4-2-0||9-2-0|
|November 23, 1986||Denver Broncos 16 at New York Giants 19||W||6-0-0||4-2-0||10-2-0|
|December 1, 1986||New York Giants 21 at San Francisco 49ers 17||W||6-0-0||5-2-0||11-2-0|
|December 7, 1986||New York Giants 24 at Washington Redskins 14||W||6-0-0||6-2-0||12-2-0|
|December 14, 1986||St. Louis Cardinals 7 at New York Giants 27||W||7-0-0||6-2-0||13-2-0|
|December 20, 1986||Green Bay Packers 24 at New York Giants 55||W||8-0-0||6-2-0||14-2-0|
|January 4, 1987||San Francisco 49ers 3 at New York Giants 49||W||1-0-0||0-0-0||1-0-0||NFC Divisional Playoff|
|January 11, 1987||Washington Redskins 0 at New York Giants 17||W||2-0-0||0-0-0||2-0-0||NFC Championship|
|January 25, 1987||New York Giants 39 at Denver Broncos 20||W||2-0-0||1-0-0||3-0-0||Super Bowl 21 Pasadena, CA|