Dick Nolan

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Birthday
26, 1932
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Nov 11, 2007 (75)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
26, 1932
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Nov 11, 2007 (75)

About

San Francisco 49ers coach who took over a floundering team and led them to three division titles and two conference championships.

Before Fame

Due to injuries in his rookie season with the Cowboys, he was made into a player-coach by Tom Landry.

Trivia

After the 49ers, he turned around another perennial losing team, the New Orleans Saints.

Family Life

He and his wife Ann had a son named Mike who became coach with the 49ers.

Associated With

His son and Jacksonville coach Jack Del Rio wore a business suit on the sidelines to honor Dick Nolan's memory.