Former NFL great Steve Young will be one of the keynote speakers at a three-day conference in Salt Lake City exploring how the Mormon faith is dealing with gays and lesbians.
In 2014, the 49ers will kickoff at their new stadium in Santa Clara, which means this is the team’s final season at Candlestick Park. Sadly, ‘The ‘Stick’ will be demolished after the 49ers depart. Join us for a look back with our list of the Top 10 Candlestick Memories.
“It’s easy to say would you put Steve Young in there,” John said. But the picks are limited to four, and adding one means removing another. “I’d put Steve Young in there. I may put guys like Hugh McElhenney in there. I may put a guy like Joe Perry in there. I may put a guy like John Henry Johnson from that million dollar backfield (in there). I may throw a Y.A. Tittle in there. Those were guys that were really a big part of the 49ers also, although in a different era. They’re all in the Hall of Fame too.”
The San Francisco 49ers will make a bid next month to host the 50th Super Bowl in 2016, and announced Thursday that they are bringing in a couple of stars from the franchise’s illustrious history to help out.
Jerry Rice has chosen his sparkly Super Bowl ring, one of three he owns, to wear for Sunday’s big game. And with good reason.
One of the many things that put the San Francisco 49ers square in the middle of any conversation about the greatest football franchise ever is the fact that they have never lost in a Super Bowl. With five appearances in the Big Dance, they have secured five championship rings, and this year’s team will look to add a 6th. This time around, they have a very talented Raven’s team and some extra pressure standing in the way.
No self-respecting San Francisco 49ers fan would be caught tailgating at Candlestick Park without some scarlet red and metallic gold garb. Here are some wardrobe suggestions for 49ers tailgaters that would have made Tony Morabito proud.
The Atlanta defense frustrated Denver QB Peyton Manning in the Falcons’ 27-21 victory over the Broncos Monday night.
New York fans were stunned at the trade that brought Tim Tebow to the Big Apple. What’s the point when you just extended Mark Sanchez? On the surface, they’re right. It’s a quarterback controversy waiting to happen. The whole thing could blow up in the face of Jets management.
The Niners have re-emerged as the football authority Bay Area natives remember well, and are already flying high in the playoffs—it’s time to stand up, cheer loud, and have a few cold beverages while screaming for our crimson and gold NFC West Champs.