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1989 San Francisco 49ers

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14-2-0, Finished 1st in NFC West Division  · 1989 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 10.7, Offense: 5.8, Defense: 4.9, SoS: -1.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 442 points (27.6/g), 1st of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 253 points (15.8/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 189 points (11.8/g), 1st.  Expected W-L: 12.6-3.4.

Coach: George Seifert (14-2-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Mike Holmgren
 Defensive Coordinator: Bill McPherson

Stadium: Candlestick Park
 Training Camp: Sierra College (Rocklin, California)


Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Joe Montana*+ 33 10 13 271 for 386, 3,521 yards, 26 td, 8 int, & 49 rushes for 227 yards and 3 td San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 82nd pick / 1979
RB Roger Craig* 29 6 16 271 rushes for 1,054 yards, 6 td, & 49 catches for 473 yards and 1 td San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 49th pick / 1983
FB Tom Rathman 27 3 16 79 rushes for 305 yards, 1 td, & 73 catches for 616 yards and 1 td San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 56th pick / 1986
WR Jerry Rice*+ 27 4 16 82 catches for 1,483 yards, 17 td, & 5 rushes for 33 yards and 0 td San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 16th pick / 1985
WR John Taylor* 27 2 15 60 catches for 1,077 yards, 10 td, & 1 rush for 6 yards and 0 td San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 76th pick / 1986
TE Brent Jones 26 2 16 40 catches for 500 yards, 4 td Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 135th pick / 1986
LT Bubba Paris 29 6 16 1 fumble recovered San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 29th pick / 1982
LG Guy McIntyre* 28 5 13 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1984
C Jesse Sapolu 28 6 16 San Francisco 49ers / 11th / 289th pick / 1983
RG Bruce Collie 27 4 15 San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 140th pick / 1985
RT Harris Barton 25 2 16 San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 22nd pick / 1987
 Defensive Starters
LDE Pierce Holt 27 1 11 10.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 39th pick / 1988
NT Michael Carter 29 5 8 San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 121st pick / 1984
RDE Kevin Fagan 26 2 15 7.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 102nd pick / 1986
LOLB Charles Haley 25 3 16 10.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 96th pick / 1986
LILB Matt Millen 31 9 9 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered Oakland Raiders / 2nd / 43rd pick / 1980
RILB Mike Walter 29 6 16 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 50th pick / 1983
ROLB Keena Turner 31 9 12 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 39th pick / 1980
LCB Darryl Pollard 25 2 14 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
RCB Don Griffin 25 3 16 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 162nd pick / 1986
SS Chet Brooks 23 1 15 1.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered San Francisco 49ers / 11th / 303rd pick / 1988
FS Ronnie Lott*+ 30 8 11 0.0 sacks, 5 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 8th pick / 1981
 Special Teams Starters
K Mike Cofer+ 25 2 0 29 of 36 field goals & 49 of 51 extra points
P Barry Helton 24 1 0 55 punts for a 40.5 average, 1 blocked San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 102nd pick / 1988
PR John Taylor* 27 2 15 36 punt returns for a 11.6 average and 0 td San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 76th pick / 1986
KR Terrence Flagler 25 2 0 32 kick returns for a 20.1 average and 0 td San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 25th pick / 1987

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
86 Michael Barber 22 8 0 172 5-10 Marshall 6/19/1967 Rook 0 San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 112th pick / 1989
79 Harris Barton 25 RT 16 16 286 6-4 North Carolina 4/19/1964 2 10 San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 22nd pick / 1987
13 Steve Bono 27 1 0 215 6-4 UCLA 5/11/1962 4 0 Minnesota Vikings / 6th / 142nd pick / 1985
65 Jeff Bregel 25 g 3 3 280 6-4 USC 5/1/1964 2 2 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 37th pick / 1987
31 Chet Brooks 23 SS 15 15 191 5-11 Texas A&M 1/1/1966 1 8 San Francisco 49ers / 11th / 303rd pick / 1988
64 Jim Burt 30 nt 8 3 260 6-1 Miami (FL) 6/7/1959 8 2
95 Michael Carter 29 NT 8 8 285 6-2 SMU 10/29/1960 5 4 San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 121st pick / 1984
6 Mike Cofer+ 25 K 16 0 195 6-1 North Carolina St. 2/19/1964 2 5
69 Bruce Collie 27 RG 16 15 275 6-6 Texas-Arlington 6/27/1962 4 10 San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 140th pick / 1985
33 Roger Craig* 29 RB 16 16 222 6-0 Nebraska 7/10/1960 6 15 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 49th pick / 1983
68 Dave Cullity 25 2 0 275 6-7 Utah 6/15/1964 Rook 0
59 Keith DeLong 22 15 0 245 6-2 Tennessee 8/14/1967 Rook 2 San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 28th pick / 1989
75 Kevin Fagan 26 RDE 16 15 260 6-3 Miami (FL) 4/25/1963 2 9 San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 102nd pick / 1986
55 Jim Fahnhorst 31 mlb 7 7 230 6-4 Minnesota 11/8/1958 5 4 Minnesota Vikings / 4th / 92nd pick / 1982
32 Terrence Flagler 25 KR 15 0 200 6-0 Clemson 9/24/1964 2 2 San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 25th pick / 1987
49 Jeff Fuller 27 db 6 4 216 6-2 Texas A&M 8/8/1962 5 2 San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 139th pick / 1984
98 Antonio Goss 23 8 0 228 6-4 North Carolina 8/11/1966 Rook 1 San Francisco 49ers / 12th / 319th pick / 1989
83 Terry Greer 32 11 0 192 6-1 Alabama St. 9/27/1957 3 0 Los Angeles Rams / 11th / 304th pick / 1980
29 Don Griffin 25 RCB 16 16 176 6-0 Middle Tenn. St. 3/17/1964 3 8 San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 162nd pick / 1986
94 Charles Haley 25 LOLB 16 16 252 6-5 James Madison 1/6/1964 3 10 San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 96th pick / 1986
9 Barry Helton 24 P 16 0 205 6-3 Colorado 1/2/1965 1 2 San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 102nd pick / 1988
30 Keith Henderson 23 6 0 220 6-1 Georgia 8/4/1966 Rook 2 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 84th pick / 1989
56 Steve Hendrickson 23 11 0 250 6-0 California 8/30/1966 Rook 1 San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 167th pick / 1989
46 Tom Holmoe 29 7 0 190 6-2 BYU 3/7/1960 6 1 San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 90th pick / 1983
78 Pierce Holt 27 LDE 16 11 275 6-4 Angelo State (TX) 1/1/1962 1 7 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 39th pick / 1988
40 Johnnie Jackson 22 db 16 2 204 6-1 Houston 1/11/1967 Rook 3 San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 122nd pick / 1989
84 Brent Jones 26 TE 16 16 230 6-4 Santa Clara 2/12/1963 2 6 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 135th pick / 1986
67 Pete Kugler 30 nt 14 6 255 6-4 Penn St. 8/9/1959 8 4 San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 147th pick / 1981
92 Kevin Lilly 26 1 0 265 6-4 Tulsa 5/14/1963 1 0
42 Ronnie Lott*+ 30 FS 11 11 203 6-0 USC 5/8/1959 8 14 San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 8th pick / 1981
62 Guy McIntyre* 28 LG 16 13 275 6-3 Georgia 2/17/1961 5 11 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1984
22 Tim McKyer 26 db 7 1 174 6-0 Texas-Arlington 9/5/1963 3 1 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 64th pick / 1986
54 Matt Millen 31 LILB 15 9 250 6-2 Penn St. 3/12/1958 9 6 Oakland Raiders / 2nd / 43rd pick / 1980
16 Joe Montana*+ 33 QB 13 13 200 6-2 Notre Dame 6/11/1956 10 17 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 82nd pick / 1979
77 Bubba Paris 29 LT 16 16 300 6-6 Michigan 10/6/1960 6 10 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 29th pick / 1982
26 Darryl Pollard 25 LCB 16 14 187 5-11 Weber St. 5/11/1964 2 7
64 Rollin Putzier 24 11 0 279 6-4 Oregon 12/10/1965 1 1 Green Bay Packers / 4th / 88th pick / 1988
44 Tom Rathman 27 FB 16 16 230 6-1 Nebraska 10/7/1962 3 10 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 56th pick / 1986
80 Jerry Rice*+ 27 WR 16 16 200 6-2 Miss. Valley St. 10/13/1962 4 18 San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 16th pick / 1985
27 Mike Richardson 28 3 0 187 6-0 Arizona St. 5/23/1961 6 0 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1983
91 Larry Roberts 26 lde 15 5 270 6-3 Alabama 6/2/1963 3 4 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 39th pick / 1986
53 Bill Romanowski 23 lb 16 4 245 6-4 Boston Col. 4/2/1966 1 4 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 80th pick / 1988
61 Jesse Sapolu 28 C 16 16 271 6-4 Hawaii 3/10/1961 6 10 San Francisco 49ers / 11th / 289th pick / 1983
96 Danny Stubbs 24 16 0 265 6-4 Miami (FL) 1/3/1965 1 2 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 33rd pick / 1988
24 Harry Sydney 30 7 0 217 6-0 Kansas 6/26/1959 2 1
66 Terry Tausch 30 9 0 275 6-5 Texas 2/5/1959 7 1 Minnesota Vikings / 2nd / 39th pick / 1982
82 John Taylor* 27 PR 15 15 185 6-1 Delaware St. 3/31/1962 2 13 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 76th pick / 1986
60 Chuck Thomas 29 16 0 277 6-3 Oklahoma 12/24/1960 4 2 Houston Oilers / 8th / 199th pick / 1985
23 Spencer Tillman 25 15 0 206 5-11 Oklahoma 4/21/1964 2 0 Houston Oilers / 5th / 133rd pick / 1987
58 Keena Turner 31 ROLB 13 12 219 6-2 Purdue 10/22/1958 9 7 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 39th pick / 1980
74 Steve Wallace 25 t 16 1 285 6-4 Auburn 12/27/1964 3 2 San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 101st pick / 1986
89 Wesley Walls 23 16 0 240 6-5 Mississippi 2/26/1966 Rook 0 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 56th pick / 1989
99 Mike Walter 29 RILB 16 16 240 6-3 Oregon 11/30/1960 6 9 Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 50th pick / 1983
81 Jamie Williams 29 3 0 240 6-4 Nebraska 2/25/1960 6 0 New York Giants / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1983
85 Mike Wilson 31 wr 16 1 213 6-3 Washington St. 12/19/1958 8 1 Dallas Cowboys / 9th / 246th pick / 1981
21 Eric Wright 30 db 11 1 183 6-1 Missouri 4/18/1959 8 2 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 40th pick / 1981
8 Steve Young 28 qb 10 3 215 6-2 BYU 10/11/1961 4 5 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 1st pick / 1984 Supp
Team Total 26.8 16 232.2 6-2.4 3.6