San Francisco 49ers

January 14, 2015 6:11 PM

In Tomsula, 49ers hire the anti-Harbaugh

The 49ers on Wednesday made the unprecedented move of hiring a defensive-line coach, Jim Tomsula, as their new coach. Tomsula, who has coached the 49ers’ defensive line since 2007, beat out hot, young candidates like Denver offensive coordinator Adam Gase, well-known candidates like Mike Shanahan and worthy candidates like 49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio.

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