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Dick Nolan

Richard Charles Nolan

Position: DB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 185 lbs.

Born: March 26, 1932 in Pittsburgh, PA
Died: November 11, 2007 in Grapevine, TX
High School: White Plains
College: Maryland   (school history)
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 4th round (41st overall) of the 1954 NFL Draft.

Playing Record

Coaching Results

Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Notes
1968 36 San Francisco 49ers NFL 14 7 6 1 .538 3
1969 37 San Francisco 49ers NFL 14 4 8 2 .333 4
1970 38 San Francisco 49ers NFL 14 10 3 1 .769 2 1 1 .500 1
1971 39 San Francisco 49ers NFL 14 9 5 0 .643 2 1 1 .500 1
1972 40 San Francisco 49ers NFL 14 8 5 1 .615 1 0 1 .000 1
1973 41 San Francisco 49ers NFL 14 5 9 0 .357 3
1974 42 San Francisco 49ers NFL 14 6 8 0 .429 2
1975 43 San Francisco 49ers NFL 14 5 9 0 .357 2
1978 46 New Orleans Saints NFL 16 7 9 0 .438 3
1979 47 New Orleans Saints NFL 16 8 8 0 .500 2
1980 48 New Orleans Saints NFL 12 0 12 0 .000 4
12 yrs 156 69 82 5 .457 5 2 3 .400 2.4 Avg Finish
8 yrs SFO 112 54 53 5 .505 5 2 3 .400 2.1
3 yrs NOR 44 15 29 0 .341 0 0 0 3.0
1 yr HOU 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.0

Games over .500: -13
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 0
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 3

Team's Ranks

Team Ranks in various categories, Lower ALWAYS indicates better performance.
Overall Offense Rushing Off Passing Off Defense Rushing Def Passing Def
Year Tm Tms WL% T/G Pts± Yds± Yds Pts GvA Att Yds TD Y/A FL Att Yds TD Int NY/A Yds Pts TkA Att Yds TD Y/A FR Att Yds TD Int nY/A
1968 SFO 16 7 11 8 5 3 6 10 10 9 10 6 7 3 2 4 12 4 7 9 11 11 8 8 9 13 13 7 8 8 4
1969 SFO 16 12 9 11 3 2 10 11 13 12 7 9 5 1 1 6 13 7 7 10 9 8 7 8 8 10 9 9 10 6 8
1970 SFO 26 3 1 6 7 2 1 3 5 17 9 21 15 17 1 2 1 1 13 14 4 12 18 17 22 1 18 9 18 10 7
1971 SFO 26 8 21 7 3 3 9 17 6 9 12 8 17 7 4 6 15 6 6 6 22 5 9 2 14 10 7 7 18 24 9
1972 SFO 26 8 15 5 11 8 4 19 20 21 18 24 11 8 2 1 23 5 14 9 7 11 13 10 15 6 20 15 9 12 9
1973 SFO 26 17 20 16 14 8 14 19 23 21 8 11 8 2 4 22 21 16 20 19 17 18 10 10 6 16 23 22 23 13 17
1974 SFO 26 17 16 15 13 14 19 25 13 11 21 9 14 17 19 11 25 16 12 11 4 19 18 10 17 2 6 6 13 12 11
1975 SFO 26 15 25 14 13 16 16 21 26 25 19 19 26 2 5 15 13 14 10 14 23 14 9 9 2 12 22 11 11 25 7
1978 NOR 28 18 2 16 9 8 16 2 27 26 10 22 7 3 5 10 1 5 15 16 14 15 21 1 23 7 9 13 23 19 14
1979 NOR 28 16 8 14 14 4 6 9 15 6 1 4 6 19 11 20 12 1 22 22 8 10 23 20 28 14 23 20 24 5 13
1980 NOR 28 28 27 28 27 17 21 8 28 28 25 13 8 4 4 9 9 12 28 28 28 28 28 27 28 20 3 12 28 28 24
1981 HOU 28 17 22 24 27 27 23 20 24 23 21 22 22 24 23 12 16 20 24 18 27 22 24 14 25 28 12 17 14 18 18
12 yrs %tile 49 45 50 58 69 56 48 34 35 50 49 56 70 79 65 48 69 46 46 46 47 43 59 40 57 48 55 39 45 58
8 yrs SFO 57 42 59 69 76 62 38 42 38 49 48 51 76 85 69 38 68 57 55 52 52 56 64 55 64 41 58 46 47 66
3 yrs NOR 30 60 35 44 69 52 81 20 32 61 57 79 73 80 57 77 82 26 25 44 40 18 46 10 55 62 50 14 42 43
1 yr TEN 43 25 18 7 7 21 32 18 21 29 25 25 18 21 61 46 32 18 39 7 25 18 54 14 4 61 43 54 39 39

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1968 36 NFL San Francisco 49ers Head Coach
1969 37 NFL San Francisco 49ers Head Coach
1970 38 NFL San Francisco 49ers Head Coach
1971 39 NFL San Francisco 49ers Head Coach
1972 40 NFL San Francisco 49ers Head Coach
1973 41 NFL San Francisco 49ers Head Coach
1974 42 NFL San Francisco 49ers Head Coach
1975 43 NFL San Francisco 49ers Head Coach
1978 46 NFL New Orleans Saints Head Coach
1979 47 NFL New Orleans Saints Head Coach
1980 48 NFL New Orleans Saints Head Coach
1981 49 NFL Houston Oilers Defensive Coordinator

Worked For

NFL head coaches this coach worked under in his career.
Name Role
Ed Biles Defensive Coordinator