1993 San Francisco 49ers season

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1993 San Francisco 49ers season
Head coach George Seifert
Home field Candlestick Park
Results
Record 10–6
Division place 1st NFC West
Playoff finish Won Divisional Playoffs (Giants) 44–3
Lost NFC Championship (Cowboys) 38–21
Uniform
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Timeline
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< 1992 1994 >

The 1993 San Francisco 49ers season was the team's 44th year with the National Football League. The 49ers appeared in the NFC Championship Game for the second consecutive season and for the third time in four seasons.

Offseason[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Personnel[edit]

Staff[edit]

1993 San Francisco 49ers staff
Front office

Head coaches

Offensive coaches

Defensive coaches

Special teams coaches

Strength and conditioning

  • Physical Development Coordinator – Jerry Attaway

Roster[edit]

1993 San Francisco 49ers final roster
Quarterbacks

Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends

Offensive linemen

Defensive linemen

Linebackers

Defensive backs

Special teams

Reserve lists


Practice squad


Rookies in italics
Active, Inactive, Practice squad

Regular season[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result Attendance
1 September 5, 1993 at Pittsburgh Steelers W 24–13
57,502
2 September 13, 1993 (Mon) at Cleveland Browns L 13–23
78,218
3 September 19, 1993 Atlanta Falcons W 37–30
63,032
4 September 26, 1993 at New Orleans Saints L 13–16
69,041
5 October 3, 1993 Minnesota Vikings W 38–19
63,071
6 BYE WEEK
7 October 17, 1993 at Dallas Cowboys L 17–26
65,099
8 October 24, 1993 Phoenix Cardinals W 28–14
62,020
9 October 31, 1993 Los Angeles Rams W 40–17
63,417
10 BYE WEEK
11 November 14, 1993 at Tampa Bay Buccaneers W 45–21
43,835
12 November 22, 1993 (Mon) New Orleans Saints W 42–7
66,500
13 November 28, 1993 Los Angeles Rams W 35–10
62,143
14 December 5, 1993 Cincinnati Bengals W 21–8
60,039
15 December 11, 1993 (Sat) at Atlanta Falcons L 24–27
64,688
16 December 19, 1993 at Detroit Lions W 55–17
77,052
17 December 25, 1993 (Sat) Houston Oilers L 7–10
61,744
18 January 3, 1994 (Mon) Philadelphia Eagles L 34–37 (OT)
61,653

Standings[edit]

NFC West
W L T PCT PF PA STK
(2) San Francisco 49ers 10 6 0 .625 473 295 L2
New Orleans Saints 8 8 0 .500 317 343 W1
Atlanta Falcons 6 10 0 .375 316 385 L3
Los Angeles Rams 5 11 0 .313 221 367 W1

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Playoffs[edit]

NFC Divisional Game vs. New York Giants[edit]

NFC Divisional Game: NY Giants at San Francisco 49ers – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
Giants 0 3 0 0 3
49ers 9 14 14 7 44

at Candlestick Park

  • Date: January 15, 1994
  • Game time: 1 p.m. CDT
  • Game weather: 49 degrees, relative humidity 85%, wind 5 mph

Ricky Watters was the story of the game as he rushed for an NFL record 5 touchdowns. He had 118 yards rushing on 24 attempts, along with 5 catches for 46 yards. The Giants were never in the game. The 49ers hand the Giants their worst playoff lost in their history, eclipsing the 37-0 loss to the Packers in 1961.

NFC Championship Game vs. Dallas Cowboys[edit]

NFC Divisional Playoff: Dallas Cowboys vs. San Francisco 49ers – Game summary
1 2 3 4 Total
49ers 0 7 7 7 21
Cowboys 7 21 7 3 38

at Texas Stadium

  • Date: January 23, 1994
  • Game time: 3 p.m. CDT
  • Game weather: none (closed dome)

For the second year in a row, the 49ers meet the Cowboys in the NFL Championship game. And just like the year before, the Cowboys are victorious. The 49ers kept it close in the 2nd quarter, as Steve young tossed a touchdown pass to Tom Rathman to tie the game at 7. But the Cowboys would explode with 21 consecutive points to go up 28-7 at halftime. The game was put out of reach late in the 3rd quarter when a 42 yard touchdown pass from Bernie Kosar to Alvin Harper put the Cowboys up 35-14. With the loss, the 49ers finish the year at a disappointing 11-7.

Awards and records[edit]

  • Led NFL, Points Scored, 473 Points [2]
  • Led NFL, Total Yards, 6,435 Total Yards [3]
  • Jerry Rice, Led NFL, Receiving Yards, 1,503 yards [4]
  • Steve Young, Led NFL, Passer Rating, 101.5 Rating [5]
  • Steve Young, Led NFL, Touchdown Passes, 29 Passes [5]

Milestones[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010 NFL Record and Fact Book (PDF). National Football League. p. 379. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  2. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 455
  3. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 456
  4. ^ NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 452
  5. ^ a b NFL 2001 Record and Fact Book, Workman Publishing Co, New York,NY, ISBN 0-7611-2480-2, p. 450