| Big Sky Conference|
| No. 2|
14–1 (8–0 Big Sky)
| Mick Dennehy (1st year)|
1996 Montana Grizzlies football team Wikipedia
The 1996 Montana Grizzlies football team represented the University of Montana in the 1996 NCAA Division I-AA football season. The Grizzlies were led by first-year head coach Mick Dennehy and played their home games on campus in Missoula at Washington–Grizzly Stadium.