TITLE

The Walsh factor

AUTHOR(S)
King, Peter
PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;2/5/96, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains how Bill Walsh decided to come out of retirement to be an offensive consultant to the San Francisco 49ers' offensive coordinator Marc Trestman in 1996. The awkwardness of the arrangement; Team difficulties.
ACCESSION #
9602027565

 

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