QUIZ: Name every head coach in the history of the San Francisco 49ers

Founded in 1946 as a member of the AAFC before joining the NFL four years later in the league merger, the San Francisco 49ers have had 20 coaches in NFL franchise history. This list includes one Hall of Fame coach, two Hall of Fame players, and two Super Bowl winners. The team is hoping for a fresh start with a new coach in 2017. How many of the leaders of the 49ers can you name...
January 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Steve Mariucci: ‘70,000 will be dabbing at Super Bowl 50′

The NFL world has its collective eyes on the San Francisco Bay Area, site of Super Bowl 50 tonight, and the experts are doing everything from making their picks to discussing Cam Newton, the polarizing quarterback of the Carolina Panthers. One of those experts was former San Francisco 49ers and Detroit Lions coach Steve Mariucci, now an analyst for NFL Network, and he offered his...
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February 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Steve Mariucci: Cam Newton’s Passing Ability Could Be Super Bowl 50 Difference

SAN FRANCISCO — There’s a reason Cam Newton was named the NFL’s Most Valuable Player, and it’s not just for the threat he poses as a runner. The Carolina Panthers quarterback, who led all quarterbacks in 2015 with 636 rushing yards and a whopping 10 rushing touchdowns, also has developed into a lethal passer in his fifth NFL season. Newton threw for a career-high 35 touchdowns...
February 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Steve Mariucci takes shot at Bill O’Reilly

When viewers tuned in to NFL Network to watch the Thursday Night Football crew recap the Browns-Bengals game, the last person they expected to hear mentioned was Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly. And yet, that’s exactly what happened. It was Steve Mariucci’s birthday on Wednesday, so the crew decided to troll him with a few clever gifts to remind him of his tenure as head coach of...
Via The Sports Daily
November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Former 49ers coach: ‘I don’t think Blaine Gabbert’s the answer’

The San Francisco 49ers reportedly plan to bench quarterback Colin Kaepernick in favor of backup Blaine Gabbert for Sunday’s upcoming home game against the Atlanta Falcons. Former 49ers head coach Steve Mariucci isn’t necessarily on board with this decision, and he weighed in with his thoughts on the team’s current status, via “They lost six of their...
Via Sportsnaut
November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Tom Izzo poses with Draymond Green before Game 2

By Andrew Holleran. Draymond Green will have his college coach cheering him on during tonight’s Game 2 of the NBA Finals.  Tom Izzo, who coached the Golden State Warriors’ star forward at Michigan State, is in attendance at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif.  The Spartans’ coach took a picture with Green before the game against the Cavaliers.  Love seeing stuff like...
Via College Spun
June 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Jameis Winston plays word association with Steve Mariucci

Ever wonder what’s going through the mind of the potential No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft? Steve Mariucci puts him through some word association and then some drills….  
Via This Given Sunday
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Izzo and Mariucci: Two Coaches, One Car, And A Thousand Miles Of Possibilities

From this Throwback Thursday picture it looks like Steve Mariucci and Tom Izzo had a pretty rad road trip after graduation.
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March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Steve Mariucci shares photo of him and Tom Izzo from 1977

Michigan State fans are no doubt tense as the Spartans are set to take on 1-seed Virginia tonight in their Sweet 16 matchup at Madison Square Garden. Luckily, former NFL coach Steve Mariucci, also known as Tom Izzo’s best friend, is here to take some of the edge off. Mariucci posted an incredible photo of the duo at the Grand Canyon back in 1977. Izzo’s hair steals the show....
Via College Spun
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Steve Mariucci really needs to work on his handshake skills (GIF)

Steve Mariucci has been out of coaching since his last season with the Detroit Lions in 2005. He now works mostly as an analyst for NFL Network, which is a job that probably doesn’t involve much high-fiving or other forms of hand slapping. Maybe we should give him a break for his recent handshake debacle. […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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