| Big Eight Conference|
Jim Donnan (2nd year)
| No. 3|
11–1 (7–0 Big 8)
| Barry Switzer (14th year)|Brian Bosworth, Butkus Award
1986 Oklahoma Sooners football team Wikipedia
The 1986 Oklahoma Sooners football team represented the University of Oklahoma in the 1986 NCAA Division I-A football season. They played their home games at Oklahoma Memorial Stadium and competed as members of the Big Eight Conference. The team recorded 5 shutouts and led the nation in all four major defensive categories (total, rushing, passing, and scoring).