12-3 (.800)
2nd place in NFC Western

A 24-day players' strike was called after week two. Week 3 games were cancelled, but the games for weeks 4-6 were played with replacement players, after which the union voted to end the strike.

Head Coach Jim Mora
General Manager Jim Finks
Team Owner Tom Benson
Stadium Superdome
Attendance 420,873 total
60,125 per game

1987 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 11 Shawn Knight DT
2 40 Lonzell Hill WR
3 67 Mike Adams DB
4 96 Steve Trapilo G
5 123 Milton Mack DB

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