| Independent|| 3–8|
| Gary Tranquill (5th year)|
Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
1986 Navy Midshipmen football team Wikipedia
The 1986 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy (USNA) during the 1986 NCAA Division I-A football season. Navy competed as an independent with no conference affiliation. The team was led by fifth-year head coach Gary Tranquill.