1986 St. Louis Cardinals Game-by-Game Results

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 4-11-1
Finishing 5th in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference
Lost Wild Card
Coach: Gene Stallings (4-11-1)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1986 St. Louis Cardinals Statistics
1986 St. Louis Cardinals Roster

The St. Louis Cardinals of the National Football League ended the 1986 season with a record of 4 wins and 11 losses and 1 ties, finishing fifth in the NFL's East Division of the National Football Conference.

The Cardinals struggled to score 218 points, worst in the circuit, and the defensive squad allowed 351. Neil Lomax passed for 2,583 yards. J.T. Smith grabbed 80 passes for 1,014 yards.

Stump Mitchell carried the ball for a team-best 800 yards for St. Louis.

Cedric Mack picked off 4 opponent throws. Al Baker topped the defensive unit with 10.5 quarterback sacks.

Gene Stallings coached the team. The 1986 St. Louis Cardinals lost in the Wild Card.

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Regular Season Points For: 218
Regular Season Points Against: 351

Date Game Res Home Road Record
September 7, 1986 Los Angeles Rams 16 at St. Louis Cardinals 10 L 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
September 14, 1986 St. Louis Cardinals 13 at Atlanta Falcons 33 L 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-2-0
September 21, 1986 St. Louis Cardinals 10 at Buffalo Bills 17 L 0-1-0 0-2-0 0-3-0
September 29, 1986 Dallas Cowboys 31 at St. Louis Cardinals 7 L 0-2-0 0-2-0 0-4-0
October 5, 1986 New York Giants 13 at St. Louis Cardinals 6 L 0-3-0 0-2-0 0-5-0
October 12, 1986 St. Louis Cardinals 30 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19 W 0-3-0 1-2-0 1-5-0
October 19, 1986 St. Louis Cardinals 21 at Washington Redskins 28 L 0-3-0 1-3-0 1-6-0
October 26, 1986 St. Louis Cardinals 6 at Dallas Cowboys 37 L 0-3-0 1-4-0 1-7-0
November 2, 1986 Philadelphia Eagles 10 at St. Louis Cardinals 13 W 1-3-0 1-4-0 2-7-0
November 9, 1986 St. Louis Cardinals 17 at San Francisco 49ers 43 L 1-3-0 1-5-0 2-8-0
November 16, 1986 New Orleans Saints 16 at St. Louis Cardinals 7 L 1-4-0 1-5-0 2-9-0
November 23, 1986 Kansas City Chiefs 14 at St. Louis Cardinals 23 W 2-4-0 1-5-0 3-9-0
November 30, 1986 Washington Redskins 20 at St. Louis Cardinals 17 L 2-5-0 1-5-0 3-10-0
December 7, 1986 St. Louis Cardinals 10 at Philadelphia Eagles 10 T 2-5-0 1-5-1 3-10-1 OT
December 14, 1986 St. Louis Cardinals 7 at New York Giants 27 L 2-5-0 1-6-1 3-11-1
December 21, 1986 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17 at St. Louis Cardinals 21 W 3-5-0 1-6-1 4-11-1