1987 San Francisco 49ers Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 13-2
Finishing 1st in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Bill Walsh (13-2)
Location: San Francisco, California
1987 San Francisco 49ers Statistics
1987 San Francisco 49ers Roster

The San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League ended the 1987 season with a record of 13 wins and 2 losses, finishing first in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

Offensively, the 49ers topped the circuit with 459 points. Meanwhile, the solid defense surrendered 253 points. Joe Montana passed for 3,054 yards. Roger Craig grabbed 66 passes, while Jerry Rice added 1,078 receiving yards.

Roger Craig carried the ball for a team-leading 815 yards.

Don Griffin and Ronnie Lott each snatched 5 opponent throws. Charles Haley dropped opposing passers 6.5 times.

Bill Walsh coached the team. The 1987 San Francisco 49ers lost in the Division Playoff.

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Regular Season Points For: 459
Regular Season Points Against: 253

Date Game Res Home Road Record
September 13, 1987 San Francisco 49ers 17 at Pittsburgh Steelers 30 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
September 20, 1987 San Francisco 49ers 27 at Cincinnati Bengals 26 W 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0
October 5, 1987 San Francisco 49ers 41 at New York Giants 21 W 0-0-0 2-1-0 2-1-0
October 11, 1987 San Francisco 49ers 25 at Atlanta Falcons 17 W 0-0-0 3-1-0 3-1-0
October 18, 1987 St. Louis Cardinals 28 at San Francisco 49ers 34 W 1-0-0 3-1-0 4-1-0
October 25, 1987 San Francisco 49ers 24 at New Orleans Saints 22 W 1-0-0 4-1-0 5-1-0
November 1, 1987 San Francisco 49ers 31 at Los Angeles Rams 10 W 1-0-0 5-1-0 6-1-0
November 8, 1987 Houston Oilers 20 at San Francisco 49ers 27 W 2-0-0 5-1-0 7-1-0
November 15, 1987 New Orleans Saints 26 at San Francisco 49ers 24 L 2-1-0 5-1-0 7-2-0
November 22, 1987 San Francisco 49ers 24 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10 W 2-1-0 6-1-0 8-2-0
November 29, 1987 Cleveland Browns 24 at San Francisco 49ers 38 W 3-1-0 6-1-0 9-2-0
December 6, 1987 San Francisco 49ers 23 at Green Bay Packers 12 W 3-1-0 7-1-0 10-2-0
December 14, 1987 Chicago Bears 0 at San Francisco 49ers 41 W 4-1-0 7-1-0 11-2-0
December 20, 1987 Atlanta Falcons 7 at San Francisco 49ers 35 W 5-1-0 7-1-0 12-2-0
December 27, 1987 St. Louis Cardinals 0 at San Francisco 49ers 48 W 6-1-0 7-1-0 13-2-0
January 9, 1988 Minnesota Vikings 36 at San Francisco 49ers 24 L 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 NFC Divisional Playoff