Mike Nolan brought in the suit!!!
why doesn't he wear it in the DC booth? Nolan is so not
Originally posted by crzy:
Like father like son
Dick Nolan ----> Bill Walsh
Mike Nolan -----> Mike Singletary
Originally posted by pupsingh:
he just wasnt good at getting his vision through to the players and getting them to execute them.
He set up the defense to be as successful as it is now. The alex smith thing did him in tho.
He brought in:
Singletary knows how to get nolans vision across and thats the most important thing in a HC. Leave the x's and o's to coordinators. See denver....
Originally posted by RonMexico:Originally posted by pupsingh:Originally posted by jreff22:
Patrick Willis's greatness alone>>> then JTO's suckage...nuff said
stop talking about nolan
Originally posted by LambdaChi49:Originally posted by jreff22:
O'Sullivan was more Martz than Nolan.
Nolan's problem wasnt getting talent (Gore, Davis, Lawson, Willis, and yes even Smith) it was developing talent especially in guys like Smith and Davis. Davis seems to be flourishing now but Alex is probably permanently damaged goods (at least in SF).
And I agree that ultimately I think Alex-gate was the beginning of the end. People really saw the "real" Mike Nolan after that. He was exposed as the cunning little prick that he is.