As a product of the '80s, many of my early sports memories come from the early '90s. Most notably, the 1992 and 1993 NFC Championship games the 49ers lost to the Dallas Cowboys. In 1994, as an already grizzled 'Niners cynic expecting another Cowboys romp, I watched as Steve, Jerry, and the gang toppled the hated Cowboys and steamrolled the hapless Chargers.
Though this would be the only title of the decade, the Maroon and Gold fielded some of the most talented teams the league had ever seen. Over the next 10 slides, I'm going to break down the 10 Greatest 49ers of the 1990s.
My criteria is as follows: 1.) Direct impact on wins and losses. 2.) Longevity with the team. 3.) Loyal fan following. 4.) Career stats.
Let's get started with number 10...