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1986 NFL Opposition & Defensive Statistics

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Team Defense

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Rk Tm G Pts Yds Ply Y/P TO FR 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD Sc% TO%
1 Chicago Bears 16 187 4130 1002 4.1 47 16 23 241 243 513 2667 12 31 4.6 151 427 1463 4 3.4 67
2 New York Giants 16 236 4757 996 4.8 43 19 29 284 334 587 3473 15 24 5.4 177 350 1284 10 3.7 78
3 San Francisco 49ers 16 247 4880 1061 4.6 49 10 19 285 324 604 3325 18 39 5.1 169 406 1555 8 3.8 97
4 Los Angeles Rams 16 267 4871 1038 4.7 43 15 10 272 313 539 3190 17 28 5.5 169 460 1681 9 3.7 93
5 Minnesota Vikings 16 273 5012 1013 4.9 42 18 25 286 276 494 3216 16 24 6.0 155 481 1796 10 3.7 106
6 Atlanta Falcons 16 280 4908 964 5.1 36 14 18 268 241 453 2992 19 22 6.2 139 485 1916 10 4.0 111
7 New Orleans Saints 16 287 5102 1109 4.6 43 17 30 331 331 576 3543 21 26 5.7 197 486 1559 11 3.2 104
8 Seattle Seahawks 16 293 5341 1053 5.1 36 14 25 310 301 535 3582 20 22 6.2 192 471 1759 12 3.7 93
9 Washington Redskins 16 296 5297 1046 5.1 28 9 32 316 302 532 3492 21 19 5.9 181 459 1805 14 3.9 103
10 New England Patriots 16 307 5181 1031 5.0 40 19 15 286 255 473 2978 15 21 5.7 153 510 2203 19 4.3 118
11 Cleveland Browns 16 310 5269 1047 5.0 37 19 18 302 291 518 3288 21 18 5.9 171 494 1981 12 4.0 113
12 Philadelphia Eagles 16 312 5224 1043 5.0 36 13 25 278 260 532 3235 21 23 5.5 156 458 1989 14 4.3 97
13 Kansas City Chiefs 16 326 4934 1098 4.5 49 18 26 310 303 569 3195 21 31 5.2 173 485 1739 13 3.6 111
14 Detroit Lions 16 326 5149 1028 5.0 41 19 16 298 279 468 2800 14 22 5.5 148 519 2349 15 4.5 134
15 Denver Broncos 16 327 4947 1026 4.8 35 17 21 291 301 545 3296 21 18 5.5 177 432 1651 13 3.8 93
16 Houston Oilers 16 329 5034 1054 4.8 32 16 46 285 228 490 2999 25 16 5.7 137 532 2035 13 3.8 102
17 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 336 5252 1050 5.0 33 13 30 303 311 536 3380 22 20 5.8 176 471 1872 10 4.0 97
18 Dallas Cowboys 16 337 4985 1017 4.9 35 18 20 286 226 464 2785 21 17 5.4 148 500 2200 17 4.4 118
19 Los Angeles Raiders 16 346 4804 1003 4.8 38 12 30 283 271 501 3076 21 26 5.5 168 439 1728 19 3.9 85
20 Buffalo Bills 16 348 5523 1071 5.2 18 8 30 334 343 570 3802 21 10 6.3 204 465 1721 18 3.7 100
21 St. Louis Cardinals 16 351 4864 1037 4.7 22 12 30 304 215 436 2637 21 10 5.5 149 560 2227 17 4.0 125
22 New York Jets 16 386 6050 1081 5.6 38 18 41 349 348 603 4389 35 20 7.0 216 450 1661 12 3.7 92
23 Cincinnati Bengals 16 394 5274 1051 5.0 28 11 31 336 278 495 3152 17 17 5.9 171 514 2122 23 4.1 134
24 San Diego Chargers 16 396 5366 1046 5.1 37 22 22 308 288 509 3688 27 15 6.5 182 475 1678 14 3.5 104
25 Indianapolis Colts 16 400 5701 1051 5.4 35 19 26 334 306 510 3739 28 16 7.0 185 517 1962 14 3.8 123
26 Miami Dolphins 16 405 6050 1058 5.7 27 14 16 337 290 485 3557 22 13 6.9 177 540 2493 23 4.6 144
27 Green Bay Packers 16 418 5015 1041 4.8 32 12 27 313 267 448 2920 31 20 6.1 151 565 2095 16 3.7 135
28 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 473 6333 1061 6.0 32 19 23 362 289 484 3685 23 13 7.3 177 558 2648 31 4.7 162
Avg Team 328.3 5187.6 1042.0 5.0 36.1 15.4 25.1 303.3 286.2 516.8 3288.6 20.9 20.8 5.9 169.6 482.5 1899.0 14.3 3.9 108.5
League Total 9193 145253 29176 5.0 1012 431 704 8492 8014 14469 92081 586 581 5.9 4749 13509 53172 401 3.9 3039
Avg Tm/G 20.5 324.2 65.1 5.0 2.3 1.0 1.6 19.0 17.9 32.3 205.5 1.3 1.3 5.9 10.6 30.2 118.7 0.9 3.9 6.8

Passing Defense

Rk Tm G Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk%
1 St. Louis Cardinals 16 215 436 49.3 2637 21 4.8 10 2.3 6.9 6.8 13.9 164.8 78.3 41 355 5.5 5.5 8.6
2 Chicago Bears 16 243 513 47.4 2667 12 2.3 31 6.0 6.2 3.9 13.0 166.7 49.9 62 503 4.6 2.6 10.8
3 Dallas Cowboys 16 226 464 48.7 2785 21 4.5 17 3.7 6.8 6.0 13.9 174.1 70.8 53 364 5.4 4.7 10.3
4 Detroit Lions 16 279 468 59.6 2800 14 3.0 22 4.7 6.6 5.1 11.1 175.0 69.7 41 290 5.5 4.1 8.1
5 Green Bay Packers 16 267 448 59.6 2920 31 6.9 20 4.5 7.0 6.4 11.8 182.5 85.4 28 222 6.1 5.5 5.9
6 New England Patriots 16 255 473 53.9 2978 15 3.2 21 4.4 7.0 5.7 13.0 186.1 68.4 48 346 5.7 4.5 9.2
7 Atlanta Falcons 16 241 453 53.2 2992 19 4.2 22 4.9 7.0 5.6 13.1 187.0 69.3 26 177 6.2 5.0 5.4
8 Houston Oilers 16 228 490 46.5 2999 25 5.1 16 3.3 6.5 6.1 14.0 187.4 71.5 32 201 5.7 5.3 6.1
9 Los Angeles Raiders 16 271 501 54.1 3076 21 4.2 26 5.2 7.1 5.6 13.1 192.3 68.9 63 463 5.5 4.1 11.2
10 Cincinnati Bengals 16 278 495 56.2 3152 17 3.4 17 3.4 7.1 6.3 12.7 197.0 75.7 42 368 5.9 5.1 7.8
11 Los Angeles Rams 16 313 539 58.1 3190 17 3.2 28 5.2 6.5 4.8 11.1 199.4 66.3 39 292 5.5 3.9 6.7
12 Kansas City Chiefs 16 303 569 53.3 3195 21 3.7 31 5.4 6.2 4.5 11.7 199.7 62.1 44 360 5.2 3.6 7.2
13 Minnesota Vikings 16 276 494 55.9 3216 16 3.2 24 4.9 7.0 5.5 12.6 201.0 68.5 38 259 6.0 4.6 7.1
14 Philadelphia Eagles 16 260 532 48.9 3235 21 3.9 23 4.3 6.8 5.7 14.0 202.2 66.5 53 406 5.5 4.5 9.1
15 Cleveland Browns 16 291 518 56.2 3288 21 4.1 18 3.5 6.8 6.1 12.2 205.5 76.5 35 258 5.9 5.2 6.3
16 Denver Broncos 16 301 545 55.2 3296 21 3.9 18 3.3 6.9 6.2 12.5 206.0 75.9 49 459 5.5 4.9 8.2
17 San Francisco 49ers 16 324 604 53.6 3325 18 3.0 39 6.5 6.2 3.9 11.6 207.8 55.8 51 448 5.1 2.9 7.8
18 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 311 536 58.0 3380 22 4.1 20 3.7 6.8 6.0 11.8 211.3 77.1 43 289 5.8 5.0 7.4
19 New York Giants 16 334 587 56.9 3473 15 2.6 24 4.1 6.6 5.3 11.6 217.1 68.6 59 414 5.4 4.2 9.1
20 Washington Redskins 16 302 532 56.8 3492 21 3.9 19 3.6 7.4 6.5 13.0 218.3 78.3 55 424 5.9 5.2 9.4
21 New Orleans Saints 16 331 576 57.5 3543 21 3.6 26 4.5 6.7 5.4 11.7 221.4 71.4 47 343 5.7 4.5 7.5
22 Miami Dolphins 16 290 485 59.8 3557 22 4.5 13 2.7 7.9 7.6 13.2 222.3 88.7 33 268 6.9 6.6 6.4
23 Seattle Seahawks 16 301 535 56.3 3582 20 3.7 22 4.1 7.3 6.2 12.9 223.9 74.6 47 306 6.2 5.1 8.1
24 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 289 484 59.7 3685 23 4.8 13 2.7 7.9 7.7 13.3 230.3 89.5 19 153 7.3 7.1 3.8
25 San Diego Chargers 16 288 509 56.6 3688 27 5.3 15 2.9 8.1 7.8 14.3 230.5 88.4 62 440 6.5 6.2 10.9
26 Indianapolis Colts 16 306 510 60.0 3739 28 5.5 16 3.1 7.7 7.4 12.9 233.7 89.4 24 194 7.0 6.7 4.5
27 Buffalo Bills 16 343 570 60.2 3802 21 3.7 10 1.8 7.1 7.1 11.9 237.6 86.9 36 267 6.3 6.2 5.9
28 New York Jets 16 348 603 57.7 4389 35 5.8 20 3.3 7.6 7.2 13.1 274.3 87.3 28 178 7.0 6.6 4.4
Avg Team 286.2 516.8 55.4 3288.6 20.9 4.1 20.8 4.0 70 7.0 6.0 12.6 205.5 71.5 42.8 323.1 5.88 5.0 7.6
League Total 8014 14469 55.4 92081 586 4.1 581 4.0 85 7.0 6.0 12.6 205.5 71.5 1198 9047 5.88 5.0 7.6
Avg Tm/G 17.9 32.3 55.4 205.5 1.3 4.1 1.3 4.0 7.0 6.0 12.6 205.5 71.5 2.7 20.2 5.88 5.0 7.6

Rushing Defense

Rk Tm G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G Fmb
1 New York Giants 16 350 1284 10 3.7 80.3
2 Chicago Bears 16 427 1463 4 3.4 91.4
3 San Francisco 49ers 16 406 1555 8 3.8 97.2
4 New Orleans Saints 16 486 1559 11 3.2 97.4
5 Denver Broncos 16 432 1651 13 3.8 103.2
6 New York Jets 16 450 1661 12 3.7 103.8
7 San Diego Chargers 16 475 1678 14 3.5 104.9
8 Los Angeles Rams 16 460 1681 9 3.7 105.1
9 Buffalo Bills 16 465 1721 18 3.7 107.6
10 Los Angeles Raiders 16 439 1728 19 3.9 108.0
11 Kansas City Chiefs 16 485 1739 13 3.6 108.7
12 Seattle Seahawks 16 471 1759 12 3.7 109.9
13 Minnesota Vikings 16 481 1796 10 3.7 112.3
14 Washington Redskins 16 459 1805 14 3.9 112.8
15 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 471 1872 10 4.0 117.0
16 Atlanta Falcons 16 485 1916 10 4.0 119.8
17 Indianapolis Colts 16 517 1962 14 3.8 122.6
18 Cleveland Browns 16 494 1981 12 4.0 123.8
19 Philadelphia Eagles 16 458 1989 14 4.3 124.3
20 Houston Oilers 16 532 2035 13 3.8 127.2
21 Green Bay Packers 16 565 2095 16 3.7 130.9
22 Cincinnati Bengals 16 514 2122 23 4.1 132.6
23 Dallas Cowboys 16 500 2200 17 4.4 137.5
24 New England Patriots 16 510 2203 19 4.3 137.7
25 St. Louis Cardinals 16 560 2227 17 4.0 139.2
26 Detroit Lions 16 519 2349 15 4.5 146.8
27 Miami Dolphins 16 540 2493 23 4.6 155.8
28 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 558 2648 31 4.7 165.5
Avg Team 482.5 1899.0 14.3 49 3.9 118.7 32.5
League Total 13509 53172 401 84 3.9 118.7 910
Avg Tm/G 30.2 118.7 0.9 3.9 118.7 2.0

Kick & Punt Returns Against

Punt Returns Kick Returns
Rk Tm G Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1 San Francisco 49ers 16 49 373 0 7.6 71 1598 1 22.5
2 Buffalo Bills 16 32 260 0 8.1 56 1157 0 20.7
3 Minnesota Vikings 16 40 356 0 8.9 79 1532 0 19.4
4 New York Giants 16 41 386 0 9.4 70 1362 0 19.5
5 Kansas City Chiefs 16 52 572 1 11.0 71 1278 0 18.0
6 Cincinnati Bengals 16 19 182 0 9.6 80 1611 1 20.1
7 Philadelphia Eagles 16 63 634 2 10.1 62 1261 0 20.3
8 Atlanta Falcons 16 47 477 3 10.1 59 1190 0 20.2
9 New England Patriots 16 60 565 0 9.4 81 1480 0 18.3
10 Los Angeles Rams 16 47 416 0 8.9 64 1282 0 20.0
11 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 39 414 3 10.6 46 1009 1 21.9
12 Denver Broncos 16 40 362 0 9.1 65 1299 0 20.0
13 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 34 364 0 10.7 56 1362 3 24.3
14 Houston Oilers 16 40 303 0 7.6 32 695 0 21.7
15 New York Jets 16 36 165 0 4.6 62 1307 0 21.1
16 San Diego Chargers 16 43 370 1 8.6 60 1088 0 18.1
17 New Orleans Saints 16 37 234 0 6.3 35 662 0 18.9
18 Cleveland Browns 16 44 268 0 6.1 78 1476 1 18.9
19 Seattle Seahawks 16 38 298 0 7.8 59 1002 0 17.0
20 Miami Dolphins 16 23 200 0 8.7 53 997 0 18.8
21 Dallas Cowboys 16 41 301 0 7.3 66 1358 0 20.6
22 Chicago Bears 16 23 110 0 4.8 64 1376 0 21.5
23 Green Bay Packers 16 44 287 0 6.5 62 1181 0 19.0
24 Indianapolis Colts 16 52 533 1 10.3 43 827 0 19.2
25 Detroit Lions 16 39 517 2 13.3 56 1096 0 19.6
26 Washington Redskins 16 36 220 0 6.1 50 1005 0 20.1
27 St. Louis Cardinals 16 44 296 0 6.7 50 886 0 17.7
28 Los Angeles Raiders 16 42 357 1 8.5 63 1064 0 16.9
Avg Team 40.9 350.7 0.5 48 8.6 60.5 1194.3 0.3 57 19.8 6732.6
League Total 1145 9820 14 84 8.6 1693 33441 7 101 19.8 188514
Avg Tm/G 2.6 21.9 0.0 8.6 3.8 74.6 0.0 19.8 420.8

Kicking & Punting Against

0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
Rk Tm G FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 30 21 70.0% 58 56 96.6% 59 2437 41.3
2 Green Bay Packers 16 25 18 72.0% 52 48 92.3% 70 2772 39.6
3 Miami Dolphins 16 31 26 83.9% 46 45 97.8% 64 2650 41.4
4 Indianapolis Colts 16 35 24 68.6% 47 46 97.9% 67 2727 40.7
5 Buffalo Bills 16 33 22 66.7% 40 38 95.0% 83 3162 38.1
6 Detroit Lions 16 35 24 68.6% 36 36 100.0% 68 2836 41.7
7 St. Louis Cardinals 16 32 24 75.0% 40 37 92.5% 83 3511 42.3
8 Cincinnati Bengals 16 30 22 73.3% 47 44 93.6% 77 3065 39.8
9 New Orleans Saints 16 27 17 63.0% 34 32 94.1% 78 3315 42.5
10 Houston Oilers 16 29 19 65.5% 38 38 100.0% 94 3713 39.5
11 Atlanta Falcons 16 26 15 57.7% 34 31 91.2% 83 3436 41.4
12 San Diego Chargers 16 31 23 74.2% 46 45 97.8% 81 3305 40.8
13 Minnesota Vikings 16 33 27 81.8% 27 24 88.9% 75 3022 40.3
14 Chicago Bears 16 22 16 72.7% 20 19 95.0% 100 4090 40.9
15 New York Jets 16 27 16 59.3% 48 48 100.0% 75 2978 39.7
16 Dallas Cowboys 16 30 16 53.3% 41 39 95.1% 87 3619 41.6
17 Washington Redskins 16 24 17 70.8% 35 35 100.0% 95 3923 41.3
18 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 39 22 56.4% 38 36 94.7% 82 3198 39.0
19 Los Angeles Raiders 16 21 16 76.2% 42 40 95.2% 97 4084 42.1
20 Seattle Seahawks 16 28 19 67.9% 34 32 94.1% 81 3272 40.4
21 New York Giants 16 25 18 72.0% 26 26 100.0% 89 3498 39.3
22 Los Angeles Rams 16 31 24 77.4% 27 27 100.0% 96 3974 41.4
23 Denver Broncos 16 32 24 75.0% 36 35 97.2% 86 3689 42.9
24 Cleveland Browns 16 29 20 69.0% 36 34 94.4% 80 3032 37.9
25 San Francisco 49ers 16 25 15 60.0% 29 28 96.6% 91 3767 41.4
26 Kansas City Chiefs 16 31 20 64.5% 38 36 94.7% 83 3071 37.0
27 Philadelphia Eagles 16 26 13 50.0% 39 37 94.9% 97 3754 38.7
28 New England Patriots 16 28 21 75.0% 35 34 97.1% 90 3582 39.8
Avg Team 0.9 0.9 6.9 6.1 8.8 6.9 9.2 4.9 3.3 1.2 29.1 20.0 68.6% 37.8 36.6 96.9% 82.5 3378.8 61 1.0 40.9
League Total 26 24 193 171 245 193 258 138 93 33 815 559 68.6% 1059 1026 96.9% 2311 94607 73 28 40.9
Avg Tm/G 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.2 0.1 1.8 1.2 68.6% 2.4 2.3 96.9% 5.2 211.2 0.1 40.9

Scoring Defense

Rk Tm G RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1 St. Louis Cardinals 16 17 21 2 37 24 1 351 21.9
2 Indianapolis Colts 16 14 28 1 2 2 46 24 400 25.0
3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 16 31 23 3 1 1 56 21 473 29.6
4 Green Bay Packers 16 16 31 1 3 48 18 2 418 26.1
5 Philadelphia Eagles 16 14 21 2 1 37 13 1 312 19.5
6 Houston Oilers 16 13 25 1 38 19 329 20.6
7 Detroit Lions 16 15 14 2 3 2 36 24 1 326 20.4
8 Atlanta Falcons 16 10 19 3 1 31 15 280 17.5
9 Buffalo Bills 16 18 21 1 38 22 2 348 21.8
10 New Orleans Saints 16 11 21 1 32 17 287 17.9
11 Pittsburgh Steelers 16 10 22 3 1 2 36 22 336 21.0
12 Los Angeles Rams 16 9 17 1 27 24 267 16.7
13 Los Angeles Raiders 16 19 21 1 1 1 40 16 346 21.6
14 San Diego Chargers 16 14 27 1 2 2 45 23 396 24.8
15 Dallas Cowboys 16 17 21 1 2 39 16 2 337 21.1
16 Chicago Bears 16 4 12 3 1 19 16 187 11.7
17 Kansas City Chiefs 16 13 21 1 2 1 36 20 1 326 20.4
18 New York Jets 16 12 35 1 48 16 1 386 24.1
19 Seattle Seahawks 16 12 20 1 1 32 19 293 18.3
20 Washington Redskins 16 14 21 35 17 296 18.5
21 New York Giants 16 10 15 1 26 18 236 14.8
22 San Francisco 49ers 16 8 18 1 1 28 15 247 15.4
23 Denver Broncos 16 13 21 2 35 24 2 327 20.4
24 Cleveland Browns 16 12 21 1 1 1 34 20 310 19.4
25 Minnesota Vikings 16 10 16 1 24 27 273 17.1
26 Cincinnati Bengals 16 23 17 1 6 44 22 1 394 24.6
27 New England Patriots 16 19 15 1 34 21 307 19.2
28 Miami Dolphins 16 23 22 1 1 45 26 405 25.3
Avg Team 14.3 20.9 0.5 0.3 0.9 1.0 0.6 36.6 20.0 0.5 328.3 20.5
League Total 401 586 14 7 24 29 16 1026 559 14 9193
Avg Tm/G 0.9 1.3 0.1 0.1 2.3 1.2 20.5