Posts Tagged ‘joe montana’

Gridiron Flashback: Steelers Top San Francisco 20-17 on October 14th, 1984

October 14th, 1984 the Steelers at 3-3 marched into Candlestick Park in San Francisco, and took on a 5-0 49ers team heading towards an eventual Super Bowl matchup with Dan Marino and the Dolphins. The Steelers handed the 49ers their ONLY loss of the entire season, as Gary Anderson kicked a late field goal and […]

The 49ers – A Few Missing Pieces

The 49ers winning legacy began in 1981 and lasted all the way until 2002. There were a few good years in the 70’s under Dick Nolan that caused all aged Niner fans to forever hate the Dallas Cowboys, but otherwise the Niners saw hard times for 20 years before 1981 and continually since 2002. What’s […]

Why Peyton Manning is the Greatest NFL QB of All-Time

The Best Signal Caller Ever? You be the Judge. It’s simple to say that Peyton Manning is the greatest quarterback in NFL history. Many notion for Joe Montana, Tom Brady, or even Ben Roethlisberger above the icon who wears the blue No. 18.  Let me be the one, to point out a few things: If […]

Many Have Tried: High Profile Players that Have Changed Teams Late in Their Careers

Brett Favre has become the latest player to play a number of years for one team, then with his career on the tail end, moves to another team to try and find one last run of success. This isn’t the first time, nor the last that it’s happened in the NFL, and just in case […]