|Owner Victor Morabito|
Division place 5th NFL Western
Start date 1961
Home field Kezar Stadium
Playoff finish did not qualify
Head coach Red Hickey
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The 1961 San Francisco 49ers season was the team's 12th year with the National Football League. The 49ers won seven games and lost six, with one game ending in a tie. As a result, the team finished in fifth-place in the NFL Western Conference. The 49ers had three first round picks in the NFL Draft.
Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972.