It went down as one of the greatest drives in Super Bowl history. Down 16-13 with 3:10 left on the clock and the ball on the 8 yard line, Joe Montana and the 49ers methodically marched down the field to score the game winning touchdown. It cemented the 49ers’ legacy as a dynasty and Joe “Cool,” Jerry Rice, and Roger Craig as all-time greats.
What most people forget was the struggle they had that season. The 49ers were fortunate to even have a winning season. They were in deep with a brewing quarterback controversy. They had crawled to a middling 6-5 […] Read more