Saturday 2.2.13 USA Today
49ers Strike Gold With "Pistol" Offense.
>> To note the impact of the Pistol Offense and the read-option looks that branch off it, look not toward the reactions of DCs who have to figure out how to stop it.
Look at the face of Sean Payton, considered one of the beat offensive minds in recent NFL history, and see the consternation over how one season away from the game might have put him far behind what could be the game-changing trend in the league.
"It's nerve racking. My first reaction is I don't know enough about it - and that bothers me." <<