1986 San Diego Chargers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 4-12
Finishing 5th in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference
Coach: Al Saunders (3-5)
Coach: Don Coryell (1-7)
Location: San Diego, California
1986 San Diego Chargers Roster
1986 San Diego Chargers Results

The San Diego Chargers of the National Football League ended the 1986 season with a record of 4 wins and 12 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's West Division of the American Football Conference.

The Chargers chalked up 335 points, but the defensive squad yielded 396. Dan Fouts tossed for 3,031 yards. Gary Anderson grabbed 80 passes, while Wes Chandler accumulated 874 receiving yards, while Kellen Winslow contributed to the receiving game also.

Gary Anderson carried the ball for a team-best 442 yards for San Diego, while Curtis Adams and Tim Spencer additionally buoyed the ground attack.

Gill Byrd seized 5 opponent throws. Lee Williams topped pass rushers with 15 quarterback sacks, leading the way for a team which created 62 sacks.

Al Saunders and Don Coryell coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Dan Fouts43025258.630317.0163.7225.1652117371.4
Mark Herrmann975152.66276.522.133.12854366.8
Tom Flick733345.23614.922.7811.02664929.9
Pete Holohan2150.02110.500.000.0210087.5
Gary Anderson11100.044.01100.000.0400122.9
Buford McGee11100.
Totals60433956.140456.7213.5335.565 32265


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gary Anderson1274423.517 1
Curtis Adams1183663.122 4
Tim Spencer993503.523 6
Lionel James512244.424 0
Buford McGee631873.020 7
Mark Herrmann263.00
Tom Flick650.81
Bruce Mathison1-1-1.0-1 0
Dan Fouts4-3-0.80
Totals47115763.324 19


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gary Anderson8087110.965 8
Kellen Winslow6472811.428 5
Wes Chandler5687415.640 4
Charlie Joiner3444012.933 2
Trumaine Johnson3039913.330 1
Pete Holohan2935612.334 1
Lionel James231737.518 0
Buford McGee1010510.518 0
Tim Spencer6488.015 0
Curtis Adams4266.510 0
Eric Sievers2147.00
Timmie Ware11111.011 0
Totals339404511.965 21


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Rolf Benirschke413995.1251664.087


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Ralf Mojsiejenko72302642.062
Wes Chandler516733.438

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gary Anderson252279.130 0
Lionel James99410.421 0
Wes Chandler3134.310 0
Totals373349.030 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gary Anderson2448220.135 0
Lionel James1831517.531 0
Curtis Adams510020.025 0
Tim Spencer58116.221 0
Kevin Wyatt57414.823 0
Trumaine Johnson34816.021 0
Buford McGee11515.015 0
Wes Chandler11111.011 0
Kellen Winslow2115.50
Gary Plummer100.00
Totals65113717.535 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gill Byrd5459.018 0
Jeffery Dale415338.250 0
Vencie Glenn23115.531 0
Leslie O'Neal22211.017 1
Donald Brown12323.023 0
Ken Taylor100.00
Totals1527418.350 1


Player No. Yds Avg.
Lee Williams15.00.0
Leslie O'Neal12.50.0
Billy Smith11.00.0
Dee Hardison6.50.0
Earl Wilson5.50.0
Thomas Benson5.00.0
Gary Plummer2.50.0
Chuck Ehin2.50.0
Fred Robinson1.00.0
Terry Unrein0.50.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Rolf Benirschke1639087
Gary Anderson180000054
Buford McGee70000042
Tim Spencer60000036
Kellen Winslow5000030
Curtis Adams40000024
Wes Chandler40000024
Charlie Joiner200012
Leslie O'Neal10006
Tom Flick10006
Trumaine Johnson100006
Pete Holohan10006