The 49 ers are making their seventh Super Bowl look in Miami today at Super Bowl 54, and this team has an opportunity to sign up with the famous teams led by Joe Montana and Steve Young in championship tradition. Kyle Shanahan can sign up with all-time excellent 49 ers coaches Expense Walsh and George Seifert at the top of the football world.
The significance of a 49 ers’ triumph would be felt on numerous levels throughout the NFL.
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Welcome to the 6 Super Bowl-win club
That is a specialclub Pittsburgh and New England are the just other NFL franchises with 6 Super Bowl success. The Patriots and Steelers likewise each have won numerous Super Bowls because2000
Why would this matter for San Francisco? The franchise would have the very best record amongst the teams with 6 Super Bowl success at 6-1 with a triumph over the Chiefs. Pittsburgh (6-2) and New England (6-5) have a lower gaining portion.
|XVI||San Francisco 26, Cincinnati 16||Joe Montana|
|XIX||San Francisco 38, Miami 16||Joe Montana|
|XXIII||San Francisco 20, Cincinnati 16||Jerry Rice|
|XXIV||San Francisco 55, Denver 10||Joe Montana|
|XXIX||San Francisco 49, San Diego 26||Steve Young|
|XLVII||Baltimore 34, San Francisco 31||Joe Flacco|
49 ers would set the new NFC requirement
San Francisco likewise would distance itself from the other standard NFC powerhouses with a triumph. Dallas (5-3) is the other NFC franchise with 5 Super Bowl success. Green Bay (4-1) and the N.Y. Giants (4-1) are next up with 4 each.
San Francisco would have the very best Super Bowl record amongst teams with a minimum of 4 Super Bowl success. That’s remarkable thinking about the ups and downs the franchise has actually had in between.
Jimmy Garoppolo would sign up with famous QBs
Montana won 4 Super Bowls with the 49 ers and did so in dominant style. Montana had a 127.8 passer score in 4 looks with 11 TDs and no interceptions. He likewise led the game- winning TD drive versus Cincinnati in Super Bowl XXIII.
Young, on the other hand, passed for 325 yards and 6 TDs in Super Bowl XXIX versus the Chargers. That is the lofty requirement for 49 ers QBs– Montana and Young hold 3 of the top-10 areas in SN’s Super Bowl MVP rankings.
That is the club Garoppolo can take part his first full season as San Francisco’s starter. Garoppolo has actually passed for 208 yards, one TD and one interception in 2 playoffgames He will be asked to do more versus the Chiefs and Patrick Mahomes.
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Like daddy, like boy
San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan can sign up with Mike Shanahan as the first father-son duo to win the SuperBowl Mike Shanahan led the Broncos to success in Super Bowl XXXI and Super Bowl XXXII.
There is more to it than that. Mike Shanahan likewise was the offending planner for the 49 ers when they won Super Bowl XXIX after the 1994 season.
Kyle Shanahan, 40, can win the Super Bowl in simply his 3rd season as ahead coach Shanahan has a 23-25 record, however he led the 49 ers to a 13 -3 regular-season record in 2019 prior to remarkable success versus the Vikings and Packers in the NFCplayoffs
It’s a comparable trajectory to Expense Walsh, who had a 21-27 record with the 49 ers after 3 seasons however led a 13 -3 season in Year 3 that ended with a triumph versus the Bengals in Super Bowl XVI.
Shanahan would not the youngest coach to win the SuperBowl Pittsburgh’s Mike Tomlin, who won Super Bowl XLIII at 36 years of ages, still holds that record.
A quarter-century dry spell is over
There is a reason the 49 ers’ throwback uniforms from 1994 were developing buzz. It has actually been 25 years because San Francisco has won the SuperBowl
The 49 ers had the 12 th finest record in the NFL this years at 87-82 -1. That came in spite of the success with Jim Harbaugh. A triumph would eliminate the sting of the 34-31 loss to Baltimore in Super Bowl XLVII, too. The 49 ers have actually had 4 straight losing seasons prior to 2019, and it’s been a remarkable restore under general manager John Lynch, who was employed in2017
Lynch’s restore has actually consisted of trading for Garoppolo and preparing Nick Bosa, who has actually assisted take the defense to a Super Bowl- quality level. Now, the 49 ers have an opportunity to win the supreme reward for the sixth time.
This team will remain in the mix for several years to come, too.