San Francisco Names New Streets At Candlestick Point After Giants, 49ers GreatsFormer Giants and 49ers greats were at San Francisco City Hall on Sunday for a street-naming ceremony and, true to his nature, Joe Montana called an audible as the crowd cheered.
Would 5th Super Bowl Ring Make Pride of Serra High Best-Ever QB?Win or lose in Super Bowl 51 Tom Brady has built as strong a case as anyone that he is the greatest quarterback ever.
Brady Could Become Winningest Super Bowl Quarterback Ever, But Montana Is Still The BestIn 50 years of Super Bowl play, three quarterbacks sit at the top of the pyramid with four championships each: Pittsburgh's Terry Bradshaw, San Francisco's Joe Montana and New England's Tom Brady. Unlike Bradshaw and Montana, however, Brady has taken a long time to a compile his four SB wins. He was just 24 when the Patriots won their first title in January 2002. Now, Brady has a chance for a fifth ring at age 39, which is pretty amazing considering the pounding so many NFL quarterbacks take over their careers.
49ers Team Headlines: Remembering The Billy 'White Shoes' Johnson GameThe year was 1983, and the San Francisco 49ers weren't the Team of the Decade just yet. In fact, after winning the Super Bowl for the first time in 1981, the 49ers slipped well back under .500 in the strike-shortened 1982 regular season and missed the playoffs. Thus, the following season was a big one for the San Francisco organization: Would the 49ers drift back into obscurity or would the team remain relevant in the NFC power hierarchy? One of the craziest games of 1983 was a road game in Atlanta against the Falcons, the 1980 and 1982 NFC West Division champions. Here's what happened.
The Five Best Games In The New Orleans-San Francisco NFL RivalryFor 31 seasons, the New Orleans Saints and the San Francisco 49ers played each other every year as NFC West Division rivals, and while the teams' fortunes were quite different for most of those seasons, there were still some very memorable games.
Who’s The Best Bay Area Sports Team?It’s an argument certain to trigger hours of bar room debates and generational rifts. Who is the best sports team in San Francisco Bay Area history?
Top Five Bay Area Sports Finishes Of All TimeIn the wake of Villanova forward Kris Jenkins last-second shot to win the NCAA men’s basketball title Monday night, here’s a list of the most memorable finishes to games involving Bay Area teams.
Panthers, Broncos Players Suffer Super Bowl ConcussionsPanthers wide receiver Corey "Philly" Brown and Broncos linebacker Shaquil Barrett suffered concussions during Super Bowl 50, according to the NFL.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Fumbles Over ConcussionsNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said there has been a "culture change" when it comes to concussions, but then made a flippant comment Friday.
Bay Area Football Legends To Handle Super Bowl Coin TossWhat two things do Joe Montana, Marcus Allen, Fred Biletnikoff, Jim Plunkett, Jerry Rice and Steve Young have in common?
49ers Legend Joe Montana Talks About Concussions He's SufferedFormer San Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana talks about the concussions he's suffered during his football career.
Joe Montana Takes A Walk Through Super Bowl CityWant to get an idea of what's it like to be Joe Montana in San Francisco during Super Bowl week? KPIX 5 Sports Director Dennis O'Donnell went for a walk through Super Bowl City with the Hall of Fame quarterback and asked him about some of his favorite Super Bowl memories.