| ||Offense ||Defense |
|Record ||Playoff record ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs |
|8-5-1 ||0-0 ||4606 ||2885 ||1721 ||40 ||247 ||4428 ||2416 ||2012 ||41 ||243 |
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The San Francisco 49ers' twenty-seventh season was in 1972, and it was the fifth season Dick Nolan served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 8-5-1 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the Dallas Cowboys 30-28.
Head Coach: Dick Nolan 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: Chet Franklin Personnel Scout: Dick Gallagher