Twenty-three feet. A seemingly arbitrary measurement, but for the 49ers franchise it’s a key component of possibly it’s most memorable moment.
While growing up in Northern California, Tom Brady idolized Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana.
A third win Sunday could lift the 2016 team out of the franchise’s historical basement — but hardly any higher.
San Mateo native Tom Brady will visit Santa Clara this weekend, and though the local boy plays for New England, there will always be the nagging question: What if the 49ers drafted him instead?
Former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr. was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame Saturday.
Joe Montana ripped the city of San Francisco for making “a terrible effort” to keep the team in The City.
Known Bay Area greats—such as Cal’s Joe Roth or Raiders MVP Rich Gannon —were overlooked in this listing in place of more nationally recognizable faces.