This is a 2017 photo of Stan Kwan of the San Francisco 49ers NFL football team. This image reflects the 2017 active roster as of Monday, March 13, 2017 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Stan Kwan

Assistant Special Teams

Experience: 28 years


Stan Kwan is in his 28th season in the NFL and second as the 49ers assistant special teams coach. He joined San Francisco after four seasons (2013-16) as the assistant special teams coach with the New Orleans Saints.  

Working alongside 49ers special teams coordinator Richard Hightower In 2017, the 49ers special teams units excelled. Veteran K Robbie Gould had a career year, leading the NFL with a career-high 39 made field goals and finishing third in the NFL with a career-high 145 points. Gould’s 39 made field goals are the second-most in a single-season in franchise history (K David Akers – 44 made field goals in 2011) and tied for the third-most in a single-season in NFL history. P Bradley Pinion set a career high with 41.3 net punting average and the punt coverage unit ranked second in the NFL, allowing 4.2 yards per return.