1983 San Francisco 49ers season

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1983 San Francisco 49ers season
Head coach Bill Walsh
Home field Candlestick Park
Results
Record 10–6
Division place 1st NFC West
Playoff finish Lost NFC Championship Game (Washington Redskins)
Uniform
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< 1982 1984 >

The 1983 San Francisco 49ers season was the team's 34th year with the National Football League.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Main article: 1983 NFL Draft
Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1983 San Francisco 49ers staff
Front office

Head coaches

  • Head Coach – Bill Walsh

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

  • Special Teams – Fred von Appen

Strength and conditioning

  • Physical Development Coordinator – Jerry Attaway

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 3, 1983 (Sat) Philadelphia Eagles L 17–22
55,775
2 September 8, 1983 (Thu) at Minnesota Vikings W 48–17
58,167
3 September 18, 1983 at St. Louis Cardinals W 42–27
38,132
4 September 25, 1983 Atlanta Falcons W 24–20
57,814
5 October 2, 1983 at New England Patriots W 33–13
54,293
6 October 9, 1983 Los Angeles Rams L 7–10
59,118
7 October 16, 1983 at New Orleans Saints W 32–13
68,154
8 October 23, 1983 at Los Angeles Rams W 45–35
66,070
9 October 30, 1983 New York Jets L 13–27
54,796
10 November 6, 1983 Miami Dolphins L 17–20
57,832
11 November 13, 1983 New Orleans Saints W 27–0
40,022
12 November 20, 1983 at Atlanta Falcons L 24–28
39,782
13 November 27, 1983 at Chicago Bears L 3–13
40,483
14 December 4, 1983 Tampa Bay Buccaneers W 35–21
49,773
15 December 11, 1983 at Buffalo Bills W 23–10
38,039
16 December 19, 1983 (Mon) Dallas Cowboys W 42–17
59,957

Standings[edit]

NFC West
W L T PCT DIV CONF PF PA STK
San Francisco 49ers(2) 10 6 0 .625 4–2 8–4 432 293 W3
Los Angeles Rams(5) 9 7 0 .563 5–1 8–4 361 344 W1
New Orleans Saints 8 8 0 .500 2–4 7–5 319 337 L1
Atlanta Falcons 7 9 0 .438 1–5 4–8 370 389 W1

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Postseason[edit]

NFC Divisional Playoff[edit]

  • San Francisco 49ers 24, Detroit Lions 23

December 31, 1983 at Candlestick Park, San Francisco, California
Attendance: 58,286

NFC Championship Game[edit]

  • San Francisco 49ers 21, Washington Redskins 24

January 8, 1984 at RFK Stadium, Washington, DC
Attendance: 55,363

Awards and records[edit]

  • Ray Wersching, Franchise Record, Most Field Goals in One Game, 6 Field Goals (October 16, 1983)[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010 NFL Record and Fact Book (PDF). National Football League. p. 384. Retrieved February 24, 2011. 
  2. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 142

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