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1972 was the twenty-seventh season for the San Francisco 49ers and the fourth season for Dick Nolan as the head coach of the 49ers. They finished the season 8-5-1 in the regular season. However, they lost their first playoff game to the Dallas Cowboys 30-28.
Head Coach: Dick Nolan Offensive Coordinator: Dick Stanfel Quarterbacks Coach: Jim Shofner Wide Receivers Coach: Jim Shofner Offensive Line Coach: Dick Stanfel Offensive Backs Coach: Doug Scovil Defensive Line Coach: Paul Wiggin Linebackers Coach: Mike Giddings Defensive Secondary Coach: Don Heinrich Special Teams Coach: Rich Brooks, Chet Franklin