November 30, 2022

Kirk Cousins: The last under-center quarterback

EAGAN — In the late-80s, NFL Films produced a feature called “Quarterbacking by Bill Walsh,”…

EAGAN — In the late-80s, NFL Films produced a feature called “Quarterbacking by Bill Walsh,” in which the legendary coach and Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana go through proper techniques for everything from the three-step drop to the third read in his progression. The piece provides incredible insight into how Walsh made the West Coast San Francisco 49ers’ offense work so masterfully. Everything was timing and footwork.

“One of the great assets Joe had as a quarterback is that he could get away from center so well,” Walsh tells the NFL Films cameras.