Hey 49ers, give Jim what he wants

As Jerry Jones and the Cowboys learned the hard way, a great coach is gold

Updated: February 25, 2014, 10:19 AM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

Jed York, don't be a fool. You either, Trent Baalke.

York, the San Francisco 49ers' CEO, is an intelligent man, as is Baalke, the team's general manager. Each needs to subjugate his ego.


They shouldn't persuade themselves -- or each other -- that the 49ers are so talented that any coach can get them to the NFC Championship Game or to the Super Bowl.

Once upon a time, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones believed his team could win with any one of 500 coaches.

It ...

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