Niner Noise takes a look at which former greats would make up a San Francisco 49ers Mount Rushmore, if one ever existed.
What if some San Francisco 49ers fan came up with a Mount Rushmore, of sorts, dedicated to the four greatest Niners in franchise history? Who would be on it?
I was checking out Kyle Zwiazek’s piece over at our friends, Titan Sized, and he was inspired by a Bleacher Report article breaking down each NBA team’s Mt. Rushmore. It was pretty creative, albeit a little tougher for Titans fans, I imagine.
Niners fans don’t have a problem coming up with greats to put on such a monument, if it existed. The true problem would be narrowing down the faces.
Since we all just celebrated the nation’s birthday a couple of days ago — safely, one can hope — why not have a little fun and explore what a national monument, a la Mt. Rushmore, would look like.
Heck, it’s not like there’s much going on around the NFL world right now.
But let’s kick off the list with a few who barely miss the four-player cut.