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Nolan holds no bitterness toward his former team

Updated: January 16, 2013, 4:56 AM ET
Associated Press

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By PAUL NEWBERRY

AP Sports Writer

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Mike Nolan knows a thing or two about the San Francisco 49ers.

His father coached the team.

He did, too.

Now, he'll try to keep the 49ers out of the Super Bowl.

These days, Nolan runs the defense for the Atlanta Falcons, who will host San Francisco in the NFC championship game Sunday. He still has fond memories of his first head coaching job, even though he wound ...

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