1987 San Francisco 49ers Statistics

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 Roster
1987 San Francisco 49ers Results

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. On the other side of the ball, the solid defense surrendered 253 points. Joe Montana passed for 3,054 yards. Roger Craig grabbed 66 balls, while Jerry Rice added 1,078 receiving yards.

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

Ronnie Lott and Don Griffin 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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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Joe Montana39826666.830547.7317.8133.35722158102.1
Steve Young693753.65708.31014.500.050325120.8
Bob Gagliano291655.22297.913.413.45042278.1
Mark Stevens4250.05213.0125.000.03900135.4
Harry Sydney11100.05050.01100.000.05000158.3
Totals50132264.339557.9448.8142.857 29205


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Roger Craig2158153.825 3
Joe Cribbs703004.320 1
Tom Rathman622574.135 1
Steve Young261907.329 1
Joe Montana351414.020 1
Harry Sydney291254.315 0
Mike Varajon18824.611 0
Tony Cherry13655.016 1
Jerry Rice8516.417 1
Andre Hardy7486.914 0
Del Rodgers11464.215 1
Mark Stevens10454.516 1
Doug DuBose10333.311 0
Carl Monroe22613.017 0
Terrence Flagler6111.80
John Frank122.00
Ed Blount100.00
Totals52422374.335 11


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Roger Craig664927.535 1
Jerry Rice65107816.657 22
Tom Rathman3032911.029 3
Mike Wilson2945015.546 5
John Frank2629611.427 3
Dwight Clark2429012.140 5
Russ Francis222029.219 0
Ron Heller1216513.839 3
John Taylor915116.834 0
Joe Cribbs9707.816 0
Terry Greer611118.550 1
Tony Gladney46015.019 0
Doug DuBose4379.214 0
Carl Monroe36622.039 1
Mike Varajon3258.312 0
Del Rodgers24522.524 0
Brent Jones23517.522 0
Terrence Flagler22814.024 0
Chris Dressel188.00
Ken Margerum177.00
Andre Hardy177.00
Harry Sydney133.00
Totals322395512.357 44


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Ray Wersching464495.7171376.583
Jeff Brockhaus131184.66350.020


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Max Runager55215739.256
Jim Asmus1238432.051

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dana McLemore2126512.683 1
Don Griffin9798.829 0
Derrick Martin2126.00
John Taylor199.00
Darryl Pollard100.00
Totals3436510.783 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Del Rodgers1735821.150 0
Joe Cribbs1332725.292 1
Harry Sydney1224320.230 0
Carl Monroe59118.224 0
Tom Rathman23718.521 0
Terrence Flagler33110.316 0
Dana McLemore12323.023 0
Thomas Henley12121.021 0
Mike Varajon11313.013 0
Totals55114420.892 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ronnie Lott56212.434 0
Don Griffin510.20
Dana McLemore23517.525 0
Tim McKyer200.00
Matt Courtney13030.030 0
Carlton Williamson11717.017 0
Mike Walter11616.016 0
Keena Turner11515.015 0
Derrick Martin11212.012 0
Tom Cousineau11111.011 0
Tory Nixon155.00
Todd Shell111.00
Tom Holmoe100.00
Jim Fahnhorst100.00
Milt McColl100.00
Totals252058.234 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
Jerry Rice122000138
Ray Wersching1344083
Mike Wilson500030
Dwight Clark500030
Tom Rathman13000024
Roger Craig3100024
Jeff Brockhaus311020
John Frank0300018
Ron Heller300018
Joe Cribbs10100012
Mark Stevens10006
Del Rodgers1000006
John Taylor0010006
Joe Montana10006
Mike Wells10006
Carl Monroe0100006
Terry Greer10006
Dana McLemore1000006
Steve Young10006
Tony Cherry10006
Jeff Fuller00012