Bill Walsh changed the look of the NFL with his offensive innovations and legion of coaching disciples, breaking new ground and winning three Super Bowls with the San Francisco 49ers in the process.

 

Walsh and Montana led the 49ers to becoming the team of the 80s
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Walsh, Montana, and Young would all be inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame

“He knew me well before I knew myself and knew what I could accomplish well before I knew that I could accomplish it. That’s a coach. That’s the ultimate talent anyone could have. I said in my Hall of Fame speech that he was the most important person in football in the last 25 years, and I don’t think there’s any debate about that.” -Steve Young