1966 San Francisco 49ers season
Head Coach Jack Christiansen
Home Field Kezar Stadium
Results
Record 6-6-2
Place 4th NFL Western
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Uniform
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1965 1967

The 1966 NFL season was the 49ers' 17th in the NFL, and 21st overall. The team was attempting to improve on their previous season's record of 7-6-1, but instead fell to 6-6-2.

Offseason[edit | edit source]

NFL Draft[edit | edit source]

Round Pick Player Position School
1 11 Stan Hindman Defensive End-Guard Mississippi
2 26 Bob Windsor End Kentucky
3 37 Alvin Randolph Defensive Back Iowa
3 41 Dan Bland Defensive Back Mississippi St
4 56 Don Parker Guard Virginia
5 69 Mel Phillips Defensive Back North Carolina A&T
8 119 Dick Witcher End Bruins

Preseason[edit | edit source]

Date Opponent Result Score Record Att. Location
August 7 Dallas L 24-13 0-1 28,899 Kezar Stadium
August 14 Cleveland L 28-17 0-2 27,867 Kezar Stadium
August 20 Pittsburgh L 34-17 0-3 18,090 Portland
August 27 Atlanta L 24-17 0-4 21,780 Columbia SC
September 3 at Los Angeles L 29-9 0-5 39,879 LA Coliseum

Regular season[edit | edit source]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

Week Date Opponent Result Score Record Att. Location
1 September 11 Minnesota T 20-20 0-0-1 29,312 Kezar Stadium
2 Bye week
3 September 25 at Baltimore L 36-14 0-1-1 56,715 Memorial Stadium
4 September 30 (Fri) at Los Angeles L 34-3 0-2-1 45,642 LA Coliseum
5 October 9 Green Bay W 21-20 1-2-1 39,290 Kezar Stadium
6 October 16 at Atlanta W 44-7 2-2-1 54,788 Atlanta Stadium
7 October 23 Detroit W 27-24 3-2-1 36,745 Kezar Stadium
8 October 30 at Minnesota L 28-3 3-3-1 45,007 Metropolitan Stadium
9 November 6 Los Angeles W 21-13 4-3-1 35,372 Kezar Stadium
10 November 13 at Chicago T 30-30 4-3-2 47,079 Wrigley Field
11 November 20 Philadelphia L 35-34 4-4-2 31,993 Kezar Stadium
12 November 24 (Thu) at Detroit W 41-14 5-4-2 53,189 Tiger Stadium
13 December 4 at Green Bay L 20-7 5-5-2 48,725 Milwaukee Cty. St.
14 December 11 Chicago W 41-14 6-5-2 37,170 Kezar Stadium
15 December 18 Baltimore L 30-14 6-6-2 40,005 Kezar Stadium

Standings[edit | edit source]

NFL Western
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 12 2 0 .857 335 163 W-5
Baltimore Colts 9 5 0 .643 314 226 W-1
Los Angeles Rams 8 6 0 .571 289 212 L-1
San Francisco 49ers 6 6 2 .500 320 325 L-1
Chicago Bears 5 7 2 .417 234 272 W-1
Detroit Lions 4 9 1 .308 206 317 L-3
Minnesota Vikings 4 9 1 .308 206 304 L-1

Pro Bowl[edit | edit source]

Awards, records, and honors[edit | edit source]

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