Pistol Offense

San Francisco 49ers v St. Louis Rams

Kaepernick, 49ers Hope To Strike Super Bowl Gold With ‘Pistol’ Offense

If the idea was simple, so was the way former Nevada coach Chris Ault went about mapping it out. White tape on the floor of the locker room. A rolled-up towel to simulate a football. And out of that came an offense that could win the San Francisco 49ers a Super Bowl.


NFC Championship - San Francisco 49ers v Atlanta Falcons

Ravens Scheming To Shut Down Pistol Offense

As the countdown continues to gameday, the focus has shifted from sibling rivalries to gameplans for the opposing teams. Baltimore’s biggest challenge rests with stopping the highly touted pistol formation that the 49ers have run to perfection in 2012. The Ravens will seek to shut it down in the Super Bowl.