• Niners defensive coordinator Vic Fangio and offensive coordinator Greg Roman were both on the Ravens staff at the same time as Jets head coach Rex Ryan and (soon-to-be) defensive coordinator Dennis Thurman.
Niners center Jonathan Goodwin started his NFL career with the Jets.
• Niners secondary coach Ed Donatell served as the Jets secondary coach from 1990-94 and was a special assistant on the 2007 staff.
• Brad Seely, the 49ers assistant head coach/special teams coordinator, served as the Jets' special teams coach in 1994.
• Niners senior offensive assistant Paul Wulff played on the offensive line for the Jets in 1990.