| 9–4 (6–2 WAC)|
| Fisher DeBerry|
| Western Athletic Conference|
The 1987 Air Force Falcons football team represented the United States Air Force Academy in the 1987 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Falcons offense scored 405 points while the defense allowed 269 points. At season’s end, the Falcons appeared in the 1987 Freedom Bowl. In the Ram-Falcon Trophy match, the Falcons beat the Colorado State Rams to win the trophy. Air Force also won the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy, emblematic of beating both Army and Navy.
1987 Air Force Falcons football team Wikipedia
The following were selected in the 1988 NFL Draft.Rip Burgwald, Bullard Award
Chad Hennings, Outland Trophy