| 3–8 (1–7 ACC)|
| Atlantic Coast Conference|
Jim Caldwell (4th year)
1996 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team Wikipedia
The 1996 Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team was an American football team that represented Wake Forest University during the 1996 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their fourth season under head coach Jim Caldwell, the Demon Deacons compiled a 3–8 record and finished in a tie for sixth place in the Atlantic Coast Conference.