The determining factor was that J.T. had the better command of the three49ers name O'Sullivan starting quarterback Aug 22, 2008
I will remain the one voice of this organization and the face. I will not have the trigger on the personnel changesNolan stays; non-coaching duties reduced Jan 02, 2008
The signing of Ashley Lelie addresses a need for us at wide receiver49ers sign wide receiver Ashley Lelie Mar 05, 2007
We are excited about retaining Bryant as a member of the 49ers teamDE Young re-signs with 49ers Mar 01, 2007
He's in the middle of being a speed guy vs. a possession guyNiners get wide receiver Jacobs from Skins Aug 14, 2006
Mike Nolan (born March 7, 1959 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American football coach and the current defensive coordinator of the Miami Dolphins. He was formerly head coach for the San Francisco 49ers and a defensive coordinator for the Baltimore Ravens, New York Jets, Washington Redskins, New York Giants and Denver Broncos.
Nolan attended the University of Oregon and was a three-year letterman in football and starter at safety.
He has coached at the collegiate level at Stanford University, Rice University, and LSU before moving on to the National Football League.