1996 San Francisco 49ers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 12-4
Finishing 1st in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: George Seifert (12-4)
Location: San Francisco, California
1996 San Francisco 49ers Roster
1996 San Francisco 49ers Results

The San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League ended the 1996 season with a record of 12 wins and 4 losses, finishing first in the NFL's West Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

San Francisco moved the ball well, scoring 398 points, while the rigid defensive squad conceded 257. Steve Young tossed for 2,410 yards, and Elvis Grbac took a significant amount of snaps, too. Jerry Rice grabbed 108 balls for 1,254 yards.

Terry Kirby carried the pigskin for a team-leading 559 yards for the 49ers.

Marquez Pope picked off 6 opponent throws. Roy Barker topped the defensive unit with 12.5 quarterback sacks, part of an overall team total of 45 sacks.

George Seifert coached the team. The 1996 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
Steve Young31621467.724107.6144.461.9523416097.2
Elvis Grbac19712261.912366.384.1105.14063072.2
Jeff Brohm342161.81895.612.900.04921086.5
Terry Kirby2150.02412.0150.000.02400133.3
Jerry Rice100.
Totals55035865.138597.0244.4162.952 42200


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Terry Kirby1345594.231 3
Steve Young523106.033 4
Derek Loville702293.316 2
Tommy Vardell581923.317 2
William Floyd471864.012 2
Anthony Lynn241646.867 0
Jerry Rice11777.038 1
Dexter Carter19663.518 1
Jeff Brohm16432.722 0
Elvis Grbac23210.912 2
Totals45418474.167 17


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jerry Rice108125411.639 8
Terry Kirby524398.452 1
Terrell Owens3552014.946 4
Brent Jones3342813.039 1
Tommy Vardell281796.422 0
Ted Popson2630111.639 6
William Floyd261977.624 1
J.J. Stokes1824913.840 0
Derek Loville161388.644 2
Iheanyi Uwaezuoke79113.029 1
Sam Manuel3186.00
Anthony Lynn2147.00
Mike Caldwell294.50
Adrian Cooper11111.011 0
Nate Singleton11111.011 0
Totals358385910.852 24


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Jeff Wilkins4040100.0343088.2130


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tommy Thompson73321744.165

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dexter Carter363178.852 0
Nate Singleton23216.021 0
Terry Kirby133.00
Totals393529.052 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dexter Carter4190922.271 0
Derek Loville1022922.935 0
Terrell Owens34715.718 0
Terry Kirby12222.022 0
Iheanyi Uwaezuoke12121.021 0
Derrick Deese22010.012 0
Nate Singleton11010.010 0
Totals59125821.371 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Marquez Pope69816.355 1
Merton Hanks471.80
Dedrick Dodge3279.026 0
Tim McDonald2147.014 0
Chris Doleman210.50
Dana Stubblefield11515.015 0
Tyronne Drakeford11111.011 0
Steve Israel133.00
Totals201768.855 1


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF
Ken Norton116.510621012100
Tim McDonald89.58117001000
Bryant Young68.5611501431
Marquez Pope6461600141
Merton Hanks58.5549000001
Tyronne Drakeford52488001801
Chris Doleman49.54590031314
Gary Plummer47454
Lee Woodall484114
Roy Barker40.5369
Dana Stubblefield29.5267001001
Dedrick Dodge17.51550
Kevin Mitchell15.515101000
Dennis Brown1110201001
Junior Bryant10.59301000
Frankie Smith220
Curtis Buckley11002000
Daryl Price11001000
Ted Popson0100
Jeff Brohm11000
Steve Israel001000
William Floyd4100
Steve Young3100
Dexter Carter5000
Terrell Owens1000
Terry Kirby1000
Adrian Cooper10000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Jeff Wilkins30400130
Jerry Rice1800054
Ted Popson600036
Steve Young4000126
Terry Kirby310000024
Terrell Owens4000024
Derek Loville22000024
William Floyd2100018
Elvis Grbac200012
Tommy Vardell2000012
Dexter Carter1000006
Marquez Pope10006
Iheanyi Uwaezuoke100006
Brent Jones10006
Chris Doleman010006
Bryant Young00024