13-2 (.867)
1st 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 Walsh
General Manager John McVay
Team Owner Edward DeBartolo Jr.
Stadium Candlestick Park
Attendance 394,675
Average 56,382

1987 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 22 Harris Barton T
1 25 Terrence Flagler RB
2 37 Jeff Bregel G
5 134 Paul Jokisch WR
6 162 Bob White LB

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