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1986 St. Louis Cardinals

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4-11-1, Finished 5th in NFC East Division  · 1986 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -8.1, Offense: -6.5, Defense: -1.6, SoS: 0.2, avg is 0.0.

Scored 218 points (13.6/g), 28th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 351 points (21.9/g), 21st.
 Differential of -133 points (-8.3/g), 25th.  Expected W-L: 3.9-12.1.

Coach: Gene Stallings (4-11-1)
 Offensive Coordinator: Jim Shofner

Stadium: Busch Stadium
 Training Camp: Eastern Illinois University (Charleston, Illinois)

Team Games & Schedule

Score Offense Defense
Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 7 boxscore L 0-1 Los Angeles Rams 10 16 14 247 177 70 2 17 269 70 199 2
2 Sun September 14 boxscore L 0-2 @ Atlanta Falcons 13 33 15 265 159 106 1 23 342 152 190
3 Sun September 21 boxscore L 0-3 @ Buffalo Bills 10 17 25 381 259 122 1 10 176 82 94 1
4 Mon September 29 boxscore L 0-4 Dallas Cowboys 7 31 13 225 92 133 4 18 287 180 107 2
5 Sun October 5 boxscore L 0-5 New York Giants 6 13 12 241 158 83 2 8 144 83 61 1
6 Sun October 12 boxscore W 1-5 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 30 19 23 431 213 218 1 19 347 257 90
7 Sun October 19 boxscore L 1-6 @ Washington Redskins 21 28 20 242 124 118 1 21 354 232 122 3
8 Sun October 26 boxscore L 1-7 @ Dallas Cowboys 6 37 11 200 152 48 1 30 445 268 177 1
9 Sun November 2 boxscore W 2-7 Philadelphia Eagles 13 10 14 190 68 122 1 17 228 133 95
10 Sun November 9 boxscore L 2-8 @ San Francisco 49ers 17 43 22 364 269 95 4 23 460 296 164 1
11 Sun November 16 boxscore L 2-9 New Orleans Saints 7 16 21 282 168 114 3 15 258 76 182
12 Sun November 23 boxscore W 3-9 Kansas City Chiefs 23 14 17 254 162 92 2 20 291 209 82 4
13 Sun November 30 boxscore L 3-10 Washington Redskins 17 20 13 271 123 148 23 353 256 97 1
14 Sun December 7 boxscore T OT 3-10-1 @ Philadelphia Eagles 10 10 23 461 356 105 1 25 354 124 230 1
15 Sun December 14 boxscore L 3-11-1 @ New York Giants 7 27 15 184 100 84 2 20 313 62 251 2
16 Sun December 21 boxscore W 4-11-1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21 17 15 265 136 129 3 15 243 157 86 3