San Francisco 49ers assistant coach Eric Mangini, who was the team’s tight ends coach last season, has reportedly been tabbed to be 49ers’ new defensive coordinator.
The San Francisco 49ers officially introduced Jim Tomsula as the team’s new head coach at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara Thursday.
Jim Tomsula has spent his entire NFL career in San Francisco with the 49ers, Jack Del Rio spent his childhood in the East Bay before gaining NFL fame.
While many new NFL team coaches bring along staff from their former organizations, Madden says that 49er Coach Jim Tomsula, who’s been with the team for years, faces the task of assembling his own staff as Tom Rathman is the only remaining assistant coach from the Harbaugh era.
I don’t know if Jim Tomsula can be a winning head coach. Neither do you. Neither does anyone. But here’s what we do know.
Both Bay Area pro football teams have begun a new era, with the Oakland Raiders and San Francisco 49ers each reportedly hiring new head coaches Wednesday.
The San Francisco 49ers have promoted longtime defensive line coach Jim Tomsula to be the team’s next head coach.
Vernon Davis, Ted Ginn Jr., Alex Smith, Patrick Willis—they all will be watching closely in the coming days and weeks to see what the San Francisco 49ers’ future entails. Along with many others.
Alex Smith threw a 59-yard touchdown pass to Vernon Davis in what likely was the quarterback’s final hurrah with the 49ers, and San Francisco beat Arizona 38-7 on Sunday in a matchup for last place in the awful NFC West.
Interim 49ers coach Jim Tomsula has made his pick: Alex Smith will start at quarterback in San Francisco’s final game Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals.