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1968 San Francisco 49ers season
Head Coach Dick Nolan
Home Field Kezar Stadium
Results
Record 7-6-1
Place 3rd NFL Coastal
Playoff Finish did not qualify
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1967 1969

The 1968 NFL season was the 19th in the NFL for the 49ers, and their 23rd overall. The team started well under new coach Dick Nolan, improving slightly from their 7-7 record of the previous season, finishing at 7-6-1.

Offseason[]

NFL Draft[]

Round Pick Player Position School
1 15 Forrest Blue Center Auburn
3 65 Lance Olssen Tackle Purdue
3 69 Skip Vanderbundt Linebacker Oregon St
4 98 Johnny Fuller Wide receiver Lamar
5 125 Dwight Lee Running back Michigan St
6 141 Leo Johnson Wide receiver Tennessee St
6 153 Bill Belk Defensive end Maryland
7 179 Jerry Richardson Linebacker Ole Miss
8 206 Charley Brown Tackle Augustana (SD)
8 207 Tom Gray Wide receiver Morehead St
9 233 Case Boyett Wide receiver BYU
10 261 Tommy Hart Linebacker Morris Brown
11 287 Dennis Fitzgibbons Guard Syracuse
12 315 Henry Johnson Quarterback Fisk
13 341 Tom Mitrakos Center Pittsburgh
14 369 Alex Moore Running back Norfolk St

Preseason[]

Schedules[]

Date Opponent Result Score Record Att. Location
August 3 at San Diego L 30-18 0-1 39,553 San Diego Stadium
August 11 Dallas L 16-14 0-2 27,530 Kezar Stadium
August 18 Cleveland L 31-17 0-3 26,801 Kezar Stadium
August 23 at Denver W 22-6 1-3 22,254 Mile High Stadium
September 1 Oakland L 26-19 1-4 57,593 Kezar Stadium
September 6 at Los Angeles L 21-20 1-5 48,143 LA Coliseum

Regular season[]

Schedule[]

Week Date Opponent Result Score Record Att. Location
1 September 15 at Baltimore L 27-10 0-1 56,864 Memorial Stadium
2 September 22 St. Louis W 35-17 1-1 27,557 Kezar Stadium
3 September 29 Atlanta W 28-13 2-1 27,477 Kezar Stadium
4 October 6 at Los Angeles L 24-10 2-2 69,520 LA Coliseum
5 October 13 Baltimore L 42-14 2-3 32,822 Kezar Stadium
6 October 20 at NY Giants W 26-10 3-3 62,958 Yankee Stadium
7 October 27 at Detroit W 14-7 4-3 53,555 Tiger Stadium
8 November 3 Cleveland L 33-21 4-4 31,359 Kezar Stadium
9 November 10 at Chicago L 27-19 4-5 46,978 Wrigley Field
10 November 17 Los Angeles T 20-20 4-5-1 41,815 Kezar Stadium
11 November 24 at Pittsburgh W 45-28 5-5-1 21,408 Pitt Stadium
12 December 1 Green Bay W 27-20 6-5-1 47,218 Kezar Stadium
13 December 8 Minnesota L 30-20 6-6-1 29,049 Kezar Stadium
14 December 15 at Atlanta W 14-12 7-6-1 44,977 Atlanta Stadium

Standings[]

Coastal Division
Team W L T PCT PF PA
Baltimore Colts 13 1 0 .929 402 144
Los Angeles Rams 10 3 1 .769 312 200
San Francisco 49ers 7 6 1 .538 303 310
Atlanta Falcons 2 12 0 .143 170 389

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Personnel[]

Roster[]

1968 San Francisco 49ers roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends

Offensive linemen

Defensive linemen

  • 72 Bill Belk DE
  • 86 Kevin Hardy DT
  • 53 Tommy Hart DE
  • 80 Stan Hindman DE
  • 70 Charlie Krueger DT
  • 60 Roland Lakes DT
  • 74 Clark Miller DE
Linebackers

Defensive backs

Special teams

Reserve lists

Practice/Taxi Squad



Rookies in italics

Awards, records, and honors[]

References[]

  1. NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 297

External links[]

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